The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 June 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
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 41 44
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.19% 1.35% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.81% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £650 £425 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.94% +24.08%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.35% +2.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.62 £30.00
% change year-on-year -9.48% -7.93%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 293 332 332
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 86.94% 74.44% 82.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 205 215
Median daily rate £425 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.79% +11.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £287 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £640 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 28 32
Median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £31.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +19.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.01 £20.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £53.00 £52.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in Lancashire

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in Lancashire

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Risk Management in Lancashire

Risk Management
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 Management within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Preston - 2 - -
Blackpool +30 1 £650 +52.94%
Risk Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) CESG
4 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Military
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
5 1 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (20.00%) Logistics
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (20.00%) PMP
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) CISM

Risk Management
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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 2 (40.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Advisor
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) CESG
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (20.00%) CISM
5 1 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft