Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Risk Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

IT Risk Consultant
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 626 604 621
Rank change year-on-year -22 +17 -14
Contract jobs requiring an IT Risk Consultant 9 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.033% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.035% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
London median daily rate £450 £600 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +29.73% -7.50%
10th Percentile £393 £473 £390
90th Percentile £780 £614 £571
England median daily rate £475 £550 £475
% change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44677 42926 44295
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.98% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32353 30510 31225
London median daily rate £498 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.57% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 549 563 683
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.23 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.60% +1.21% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.77
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

IT Risk Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured IT Risk Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for IT Risk Consultant in London

IT Risk Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Risk Consultant in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Risk Consultant in London

IT Risk Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Risk Consultant in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Risk Consultant in London

IT Risk Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT Risk Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring IT Risk Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (77.78%) Information Security
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (55.56%) IT Governance
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) CISSP
4 3 (33.33%) CISA
4 3 (33.33%) CISM
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (11.11%) Blockchain
6 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Migration

IT Risk Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Blockchain
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (55.56%) IT Governance
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISA
1 3 (33.33%) CISM
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISAE 3402