The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management
UK / England
Rank 116 90 102
Rank change year-on-year -26 +12  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 862 1134 978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.09% 2.33% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 2.81% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 738 653
Median daily rate £475 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.06% +2.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 13
Median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +18.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £24.50 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £65.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -29.41% +32.81%  

Risk Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34339 40363 38097
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.24% 82.94% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 22721 26823 23995
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 856 995 1110
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Risk Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Risk Management in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 475 £525 - 112
South East +4 123 £465 +15.88% 35
North West -30 59 £550 +26.43% 14
East of England +9 52 £350 -30.69% 8
South West +1 44 £400 +7.02% 17
West Midlands -3 39 £413 +3.12% 13
East Midlands +5 23 £425 -5.55% 5
Yorkshire +10 22 £475 +5.55% 17
Midlands +14 10 £550 -
North East -10 6 £388 +17.42% 6
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 714 (39.06%) Finance
2 494 (27.02%) Project Management
3 408 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
4 346 (18.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 304 (16.63%) Banking
6 295 (16.14%) Security Cleared
7 280 (15.32%) PRINCE2
8 259 (14.17%) Management Information System
9 255 (13.95%) Information Security
10 223 (12.20%) Microsoft
10 223 (12.20%) Degree
11 212 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
12 211 (11.54%) SC Cleared
13 184 (10.07%) Front Office
14 179 (9.79%) SQL
15 173 (9.46%) MS Excel
16 165 (9.03%) Change Management
17 163 (8.92%) Cybersecurity
18 160 (8.75%) Windows
19 141 (7.71%) Unix
19 141 (7.71%) Programme Management
20 140 (7.66%) Java
21 139 (7.60%) CISSP
22 129 (7.06%) PMO
23 121 (6.62%) ITIL
24 118 (6.46%) Analytics
25 110 (6.02%) Investment Banking
26 109 (5.96%) Business Analysis
27 108 (5.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 108 (5.91%) MS Project

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 36 (1.97%) Apache Spark
3 22 (1.20%) Apache Pig
4 20 (1.09%) Confluence
5 15 (0.82%) SAS
5 15 (0.82%) WebLogic
6 10 (0.55%) JBoss
6 10 (0.55%) WebSphere
7 9 (0.49%) CMS
8 8 (0.44%) IIS
8 8 (0.44%) Skype for Business
9 7 (0.38%) Apache Solr
9 7 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.33%) DataSynapse
11 5 (0.27%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.16%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 173 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 108 (5.91%) MS Project
3 102 (5.58%) MS Office
4 80 (4.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 38 (2.08%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.38%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.22%) LaTeX
9 2 (0.11%) EngageOne
10 1 (0.055%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.055%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.055%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.055%) Simulink
10 1 (0.055%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.55%) Summit
3 9 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.38%) SAP GRC
5 6 (0.33%) Maximo
5 6 (0.33%) Primavera
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.27%) Orchestrade
6 5 (0.27%) SAP R/3
7 4 (0.22%) CA PPM
7 4 (0.22%) Murex MxG2000
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.16%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.16%) SAP GTS
9 2 (0.11%) Endur
9 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
1 28 (1.53%) Office 365
2 27 (1.48%) IaaS
3 23 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.77%) SaaS
6 8 (0.44%) PaaS
7 3 (0.16%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.11%) Yammer
9 1 (0.055%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.055%) Force.com
9 1 (0.055%) G Suite
9 1 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.055%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.055%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 60 (3.28%) Firewall
2 38 (2.08%) Network Security
3 29 (1.59%) WAN
4 28 (1.53%) Internet
5 20 (1.09%) LAN
6 18 (0.98%) IPsec
6 18 (0.98%) Wireless
7 17 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
8 16 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (0.55%) TCP/IP
10 9 (0.49%) VPN
11 8 (0.44%) HTTP
11 8 (0.44%) LDAP
11 8 (0.44%) Skype
12 7 (0.38%) DNS
12 7 (0.38%) SAN
13 6 (0.33%) MPLS
13 6 (0.33%) VoIP
14 5 (0.27%) DHCP
14 5 (0.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (5.31%) Big Data
2 77 (4.21%) SQL Server
3 57 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
3 57 (3.12%) Hadoop
4 48 (2.63%) QlikView
5 31 (1.70%) Apache Hive
6 30 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
7 26 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 26 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (1.20%) HBase
10 20 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (0.98%) Oracle Database
12 17 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 16 (0.88%) KDB
14 15 (0.82%) Snowflake Schema
15 13 (0.71%) Qlik Sense
16 11 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
18 9 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 63 (3.45%) JIRA
2 28 (1.53%) Subversion
3 22 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 20 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (0.88%) JUnit
6 14 (0.77%) Jenkins
7 11 (0.60%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.55%) TeamCity
9 9 (0.49%) Maven
10 7 (0.38%) Selenium
11 6 (0.33%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.27%) NUnit
13 4 (0.22%) Ant
13 4 (0.22%) JSUnit
13 4 (0.22%) MSTest
13 4 (0.22%) PHPUnit
13 4 (0.22%) WebDriver
14 3 (0.16%) Moq
14 3 (0.16%) NeoLoad
14 3 (0.16%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 714 (39.06%) Finance
2 304 (16.63%) Banking
3 184 (10.07%) Front Office
4 110 (6.02%) Investment Banking
5 92 (5.03%) Legal
6 88 (4.81%) Retail
7 74 (4.05%) Telecoms
8 51 (2.79%) Financial Institution
9 37 (2.02%) Corporate Banking
10 34 (1.86%) Marketing
11 30 (1.64%) Manufacturing
12 27 (1.48%) Retail Banking
13 22 (1.20%) Back Office
13 22 (1.20%) Billing
14 21 (1.15%) Law
15 17 (0.93%) Electronics
15 17 (0.93%) Local Government
16 15 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (0.77%) Publishing
18 9 (0.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 330 (18.05%) Project Manager
2 310 (16.96%) Analyst
3 252 (13.79%) Developer
4 121 (6.62%) Consultant
5 119 (6.51%) Business Analyst
6 108 (5.91%) Architect
7 76 (4.16%) Java Developer
8 75 (4.10%) Risk Manager
8 75 (4.10%) Security Manager
9 68 (3.72%) IT Manager
10 67 (3.67%) Security Analyst
11 66 (3.61%) Risk Analyst
12 64 (3.50%) Security Consultant
13 61 (3.34%) Programme Manager
14 50 (2.74%) C++ Developer
15 47 (2.57%) Infrastructure Manager
16 42 (2.30%) Senior Developer
17 39 (2.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 39 (2.13%) IT Analyst
18 37 (2.02%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (2.35%) Web Services
2 42 (2.30%) Middleware
3 41 (2.24%) .NET
4 37 (2.02%) XML
5 32 (1.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 32 (1.75%) STL
6 18 (0.98%) CSS
7 17 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
7 17 (0.93%) HTML
7 17 (0.93%) WCF
8 16 (0.88%) REST
9 15 (0.82%) Spring
9 15 (0.82%) XSLT
10 14 (0.77%) AngularJS
10 14 (0.77%) Kafka
11 13 (0.71%) JSON
11 13 (0.71%) WPF
12 11 (0.60%) Hibernate
12 11 (0.60%) HTML5
12 11 (0.60%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 259 (14.17%) Management Information System
2 212 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
3 108 (5.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 87 (4.76%) Derivative
5 80 (4.38%) Market Risk
6 70 (3.83%) Data Centre
7 60 (3.28%) PMI
8 59 (3.23%) Equities
9 58 (3.17%) Computer Science
9 58 (3.17%) Credit Risk
10 56 (3.06%) Fixed Income
11 48 (2.63%) CESG
12 39 (2.13%) Algorithms
13 27 (1.48%) Virtual Team
14 25 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
15 24 (1.31%) Grid Computing
15 24 (1.31%) NHS
15 24 (1.31%) User Experience
16 22 (1.20%) Cyber Defence
17 19 (1.04%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 160 (8.75%) Windows
2 141 (7.71%) Unix
3 80 (4.38%) Linux
4 30 (1.64%) Windows Server
5 19 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (0.98%) Solaris
7 16 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 14 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.60%) AIX
11 8 (0.44%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.33%) HPUX
13 4 (0.22%) Android
13 4 (0.22%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.16%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.11%) CentOS
16 1 (0.055%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.055%) SUSE
16 1 (0.055%) VxWorks
16 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (27.02%) Project Management
2 408 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
3 346 (18.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 280 (15.32%) PRINCE2
5 255 (13.95%) Information Security
6 165 (9.03%) Change Management
7 163 (8.92%) Cybersecurity
8 141 (7.71%) Programme Management
9 121 (6.62%) ITIL
10 118 (6.46%) Analytics
11 109 (5.96%) Business Analysis
12 105 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 99 (5.42%) Risk Assessment
14 96 (5.25%) Change Control
15 95 (5.20%) Project Planning
16 89 (4.87%) Migration
17 84 (4.60%) Information Assurance
18 80 (4.38%) Scrum
19 79 (4.32%) Security Management
19 79 (4.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 179 (9.79%) SQL
2 140 (7.66%) Java
3 96 (5.25%) C++
4 94 (5.14%) C#
5 75 (4.10%) Scala
6 61 (3.34%) C
7 54 (2.95%) Python
8 36 (1.97%) JavaScript
9 30 (1.64%) Perl
10 27 (1.48%) T-SQL
11 25 (1.37%) VBA
12 22 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 13 (0.71%) PL/SQL
13 13 (0.71%) PowerShell
14 8 (0.44%) Haskell
14 8 (0.44%) PHP
15 6 (0.33%) VB
16 5 (0.27%) R
16 5 (0.27%) XQuery
17 4 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 295 (16.14%) Security Cleared
2 223 (12.20%) Degree
3 211 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 139 (7.60%) CISSP
5 98 (5.36%) PMI Certification
6 87 (4.76%) DV Cleared
7 68 (3.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 65 (3.56%) PMP
9 61 (3.34%) CISM
10 53 (2.90%) CISA
11 36 (1.97%) CEH
12 33 (1.81%) CESG Certified Professional
12 33 (1.81%) CREST Certified
13 32 (1.75%) CLAS
14 29 (1.59%) ISEB
14 29 (1.59%) OSCP
15 23 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 19 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
17 17 (0.93%) CRISC
18 16 (0.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (7.06%) PMO
2 107 (5.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 66 (3.61%) QA
4 51 (2.79%) PCI DSS
5 41 (2.24%) RMADS
6 31 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 29 (1.59%) MiFID
8 20 (1.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 20 (1.09%) JSP 440
8 20 (1.09%) SLA
9 15 (0.82%) COBIT
9 15 (0.82%) Data Quality
10 14 (0.77%) GDPR
11 10 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
12 8 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
12 8 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
12 8 (0.44%) Solvency II
13 7 (0.38%) Basel III
13 7 (0.38%) ISO22301
13 7 (0.38%) ISO27002
System Software
1 46 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.66%) HDFS
4 8 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.16%) OpenSSH
6 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.055%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.055%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.055%) Docker
7 1 (0.055%) Firmware
7 1 (0.055%) NDS
7 1 (0.055%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.055%) NFS
7 1 (0.055%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.055%) Samba
7 1 (0.055%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.055%) Snort
7 1 (0.055%) Squid
7 1 (0.055%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.055%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (0.71%) Control-M
2 9 (0.49%) MOM
3 8 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (0.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (0.38%) Oozie
4 7 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
4 7 (0.38%) SCCM
5 6 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.33%) Puppet
5 6 (0.33%) SCOM
6 4 (0.22%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (0.22%) IBM BigFix
6 4 (0.22%) Nagios
6 4 (0.22%) Nessus
6 4 (0.22%) Netcool
6 4 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.16%) Ansible
7 3 (0.16%) Dollar Universe
7 3 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (0.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 223 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 90 (4.92%) Oracle
3 71 (3.88%) SAP
4 42 (2.30%) VMware
5 26 (1.42%) Cisco
5 26 (1.42%) Murex
6 24 (1.31%) Cloudera
7 23 (1.26%) Sybase
8 21 (1.15%) CheckPoint
9 18 (0.98%) Red Hat
10 16 (0.88%) IBM
11 15 (0.82%) Citrix
11 15 (0.82%) Hortonworks
11 15 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (0.82%) ServiceNow
11 15 (0.82%) Symantec
12 14 (0.77%) HP
12 14 (0.77%) Solace
13 13 (0.71%) Cognizant
14 12 (0.66%) Remedy
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £600 per day +
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 40 minutes ago
London
Cititec
Posted: 19 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £751 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Ebury
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cititec
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £55 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + None
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Networking People
Rate: £380 - £415 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 9 days ago