Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 6 months to 18 November 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.

Risk Management
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 65 74
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9 +4
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 44 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.81% 2.01% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 2.63% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 13
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -9.09% +34.56%
10th Percentile £300 £411 £260
90th Percentile £556 £610 £650
East of England median daily rate £475 £463 £520
% change year-on-year +2.70% -11.06% +24.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £12.50
East of England median hourly rate - £27.60 £14.75
% change year-on-year - +87.12% -70.50%

Risk Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1252 1065 1234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.00% 76.56% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 612 624
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £224 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £565
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 56 98
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £29.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.50% +41.67% +30.43%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.53 £8.93
90th Percentile £46.50 £53.75 £41.80
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.46% +25.90% +3.65%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Risk Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Hertfordshire

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in Hertfordshire

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in Hertfordshire

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in Hertfordshire

Risk Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield - 10 £300 -
Watford -6 7 £375 -25.00% 1
Stevenage -4 4 - -
Hemel Hempstead 0 2 - -
St Albans - 2 - -
Risk Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 23 (52.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) Data Centre
3 15 (34.09%) Management Information System
3 15 (34.09%) Law
3 15 (34.09%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (34.09%) Programme Delivery
4 13 (29.55%) GDPR
4 13 (29.55%) Degree
5 11 (25.00%) Information Security
6 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
6 9 (20.45%) PCI DSS
6 9 (20.45%) Project Management
6 9 (20.45%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (20.45%) CISSP
6 9 (20.45%) Security Operations
6 9 (20.45%) Virtual Team
6 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (18.18%) SDLC
7 8 (18.18%) Threat Management
7 8 (18.18%) Finance
7 8 (18.18%) CISM
7 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
8 7 (15.91%) OWASP
8 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
8 7 (15.91%) Network Design
8 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
8 7 (15.91%) Firewall
8 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Firewall
2 5 (11.36%) VLAN
3 4 (9.09%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (9.09%) MVNO
3 4 (9.09%) SS7
3 4 (9.09%) Value-Added Service
3 4 (9.09%) VoLTE
3 4 (9.09%) VoWiFi
3 4 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.27%) LAN
5 1 (2.27%) SSL
5 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (6.82%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (34.09%) Law
2 8 (18.18%) Finance
3 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.09%) Billing
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Consultant
1 16 (36.36%) Security Consultant
2 15 (34.09%) Applications Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) Architect
3 10 (22.73%) Security Architect
4 9 (20.45%) Project Manager
5 7 (15.91%) Design Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Information Security Consultant
5 7 (15.91%) Security Technical Consultant
5 7 (15.91%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (15.91%) Technical Security Consultant
6 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
7 5 (11.36%) Network Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Manager
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 15 (34.09%) Management Information System
3 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (20.45%) Virtual Team
4 5 (11.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (9.09%) Private Cloud
6 3 (6.82%) Driving Licence
7 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.55%) Derivative
8 1 (2.27%) CESG
8 1 (2.27%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 1 (2.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (34.09%) Programme Delivery
3 11 (25.00%) Information Security
4 9 (20.45%) Project Management
4 9 (20.45%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (20.45%) Security Operations
5 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (18.18%) SDLC
5 8 (18.18%) Threat Management
6 7 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (15.91%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (15.91%) Network Design
6 7 (15.91%) OWASP
6 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
6 7 (15.91%) SIEM
6 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
7 6 (13.64%) High Availability
8 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Degree
2 9 (20.45%) CISSP
2 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) CISM
4 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
5 5 (11.36%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (11.36%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (4.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (4.55%) CCNA
8 2 (4.55%) CCSP
8 2 (4.55%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (4.55%) CISA
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (4.55%) MCSE
8 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
8 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (52.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (29.55%) GDPR
3 9 (20.45%) PCI DSS
4 7 (15.91%) NIST 800
5 3 (6.82%) PMO
6 1 (2.27%) GxP
6 1 (2.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (2.27%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (2.27%) JSP 440
6 1 (2.27%) PMBOK
6 1 (2.27%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.09%) VMware NSX
2 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.55%) XenApp
2 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Ansible
1 2 (4.55%) Nessus
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
1 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Citrix
2 4 (9.09%) Nokia
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Tekelec
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (4.55%) Qualys
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.55%) Remedy
4 1 (2.27%) IBM