Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Risk Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analysis over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 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 Analysis
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 62 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 0
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.23% 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.40% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Lancashire median daily rate - - £600
North West median daily rate £350 £494 £425
% change year-on-year -29.11% +16.18% +58.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - £53.00 -
North West median hourly rate - £53.00 -

Risk Analysis 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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 390 505 740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 88.04% 86.62% 80.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 355 488
Lancashire median daily rate £413 £400 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -6.43% +6.88%
10th Percentile £251 £250 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £628
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 60 87
Lancashire median hourly rate £40.75 £42.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.12% +8.28% +20.69%
10th Percentile £15.28 £18.52 £21.50
90th Percentile £63.00 £53.05 £50.90
North West median hourly rate £23.17 £27.50 £30.15
% change year-on-year -15.74% -8.79% +48.19%

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Risk Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in Lancashire

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analysis in Lancashire

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
Risk Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Risk Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya