Period
to 18 December 2018

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 6 months to 18 December 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 Management
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 45 62
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17 -16
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 18 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.56% 1.97% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 2.38% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 3
Lancashire median daily rate £525 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.25% -16.67%
10th Percentile £356 £443 £210
90th Percentile £685 £667 £610
North West median daily rate £500 £475 £435
% change year-on-year +5.26% +9.20% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate £20.50 - -
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £60.76 £11.16
% change year-on-year -42.39% +444.42% -73.43%

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 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 601 378 492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.37% 82.53% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 235 333
Lancashire median daily rate £463 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £271 £272 £213
90th Percentile £661 £615 £575
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 45 49
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +2.41% +12.16%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £12.04
90th Percentile £45.50 £53.00 £67.21
North West median hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £24.22
% change year-on-year -16.67% +11.50% -16.50%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Lancashire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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 6 months to 18 December 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
Blackpool -8 13 £525 -
Preston - 4 £456 - 1
Risk Management
North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
2 6 (33.33%) Critical Path Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Validation
2 6 (33.33%) Kanban
3 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 3 (16.67%) CISSP
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (11.11%) SFIA
5 2 (11.11%) PMO
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (11.11%) FMEA
5 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (11.11%) ISMS
5 2 (11.11%) Dependency Management
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) CISM
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2

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 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Project Planner
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Project Planner
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum Master
3 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Planner
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) CESG
3 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Critical Path Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Kanban
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
2 6 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (11.11%) Dependency Management
4 2 (11.11%) FMEA
4 2 (11.11%) ISMS
4 2 (11.11%) ITSM
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) SFIA
5 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Identification
5 1 (5.56%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 2 (11.11%) CISM
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) APMP
3 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.56%) CISA
3 1 (5.56%) CITP
3 1 (5.56%) CRISC
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) IISP
3 1 (5.56%) MBCS
3 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) COSHH
2 1 (5.56%) GDPR
2 1 (5.56%) GLP
2 1 (5.56%) IASME
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 13485
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9000
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow