Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 19 January 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 517 505 427
Rank change year-on-year -12 -78 +45
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 111 89 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.25% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 63 137
London median daily rate £450 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £275 £314 £311
90th Percentile £593 £735 £675
England median daily rate £425 £414 £475
% change year-on-year +2.72% -12.89% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
England median hourly rate £43.43 £53.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -18.07% -3.64% +81.82%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,244 36,043 37,469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.61% 86.05% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,381 25,928 26,700
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £298
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £432 £425
% change year-on-year +4.11% +1.71% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 423 456
London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.25 £50.50
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in London

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analysis in London

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analysis in London over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analysis in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analysis in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Central London -22 16 £311 -40.71% 9
West London -28 8 £394 +5.00% 3
East London -4 2 £550 +27.91% 1
South London -38 1 £300 -33.33%
Risk Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 London region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 63 (56.76%) Finance
2 39 (35.14%) Risk Management
3 33 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (27.93%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (22.52%) Banking
5 25 (22.52%) C#
6 19 (17.12%) .NET
7 17 (15.32%) Risk Assessment
8 16 (14.41%) Information Security
8 16 (14.41%) CISSP
8 16 (14.41%) Test Automation
9 15 (13.51%) OO
10 14 (12.61%) Linux
10 14 (12.61%) SQL
10 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Excel
10 14 (12.61%) CISM
10 14 (12.61%) Selenium
11 13 (11.71%) Security Cleared
11 13 (11.71%) C++
11 13 (11.71%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (10.81%) AngularJS
12 12 (10.81%) Scrum
13 11 (9.91%) Management Information System
13 11 (9.91%) Market Risk
13 11 (9.91%) Analytics
13 11 (9.91%) SDLC
14 10 (9.01%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (9.01%) QA
14 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared
14 10 (9.01%) VBA

Risk Analysis
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.60%) Confluence
2 3 (2.70%) IIS
2 3 (2.70%) SAS
3 1 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.90%) nginx
3 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Primavera
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) GitHub
2 3 (2.70%) SaaS
3 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.80%) IaaS
3 2 (1.80%) PaaS
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.90%) Firewall
2 1 (0.90%) Intranet
2 1 (0.90%) LAN
2 1 (0.90%) LTE
2 1 (0.90%) RFID
2 1 (0.90%) SMS
2 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) Big Data
2 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.90%) DataStage
2 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Selenium
2 6 (5.41%) WebDriver
3 5 (4.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.50%) JIRA
4 4 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.70%) Ant
5 3 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.70%) GitLab
5 3 (2.70%) Gradle
5 3 (2.70%) HP UFT
5 3 (2.70%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.70%) JMeter
5 3 (2.70%) Maven
5 3 (2.70%) NUnit
5 3 (2.70%) Robot Framework
5 3 (2.70%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.70%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.70%) Subversion
5 3 (2.70%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.70%) TestNG
General
1 63 (56.76%) Finance
2 25 (22.52%) Banking
3 9 (8.11%) Front Office
4 5 (4.50%) Legal
5 4 (3.60%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.70%) Billing
6 3 (2.70%) Marketing
6 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.90%) Back Office
8 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.90%) Retail
8 1 (0.90%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (21.62%) Developer
2 18 (16.22%) Analyst
3 13 (11.71%) Consultant
4 11 (9.91%) Risk Manager
5 10 (9.01%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.11%) Junior
6 9 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 9 (8.11%) Security Consultant
7 8 (7.21%) Risk Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) Excel Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Excel VBA Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Junior Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Junior Excel VBA Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Junior VBA Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Report Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Test Automation Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Test Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) VBA Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.12%) .NET
2 12 (10.81%) AngularJS
3 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.41%) HTML
4 5 (4.50%) Akka
4 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (4.50%) CSS
4 5 (4.50%) CSS3
4 5 (4.50%) D3.js
4 5 (4.50%) HTML5
4 5 (4.50%) RequireJS
4 5 (4.50%) RxJS
4 5 (4.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (2.70%) Gherkin
5 3 (2.70%) REST
5 3 (2.70%) SOAP
5 3 (2.70%) Swagger
6 2 (1.80%) JFC
7 1 (0.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (27.93%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.91%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.91%) Market Risk
3 9 (8.11%) Fixed Income
4 8 (7.21%) Grid Computing
5 6 (5.41%) Credit Risk
5 6 (5.41%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (4.50%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.60%) CESG
7 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.90%) Derivative
10 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.90%) NHS
10 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.61%) Linux
2 9 (8.11%) Android
3 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.41%) Unix
3 6 (5.41%) Windows
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.14%) Risk Management
2 33 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.32%) Risk Assessment
4 16 (14.41%) Information Security
4 16 (14.41%) Test Automation
5 15 (13.51%) OO
6 13 (11.71%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (10.81%) Scrum
8 11 (9.91%) Analytics
8 11 (9.91%) SDLC
9 10 (9.01%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (8.11%) DevOps
10 9 (8.11%) Multithreading
10 9 (8.11%) PRINCE2
10 9 (8.11%) Project Management
11 8 (7.21%) System Testing
12 7 (6.31%) Functional Testing
12 7 (6.31%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (6.31%) Statistical Modelling
12 7 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.52%) C#
2 14 (12.61%) SQL
3 13 (11.71%) C++
4 10 (9.01%) VBA
5 9 (8.11%) Java
5 9 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.11%) Perl
5 9 (8.11%) Scala
6 6 (5.41%) Python
7 3 (2.70%) C
7 3 (2.70%) PHP
8 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.90%) Ruby
8 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (14.41%) CISSP
2 14 (12.61%) CISM
3 13 (11.71%) Security Cleared
4 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.21%) ISTQB
6 6 (5.41%) Degree
7 4 (3.60%) CEH
8 3 (2.70%) CISA
9 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.80%) IISP
9 2 (1.80%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.80%) PMP
9 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.90%) CFA
10 1 (0.90%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.90%) OSCP
10 1 (0.90%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) QA
2 8 (7.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.60%) GDPR
4 2 (1.80%) Basel III
5 1 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Docker
2 2 (1.80%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.80%) QRadar
2 1 (0.90%) Control-M
2 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.90%) Nessus
2 1 (0.90%) Nmap
2 1 (0.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.70%) Progress
3 2 (1.80%) Forcepoint
3 2 (1.80%) Google
3 2 (1.80%) IronPort
3 2 (1.80%) JD Edwards
3 2 (1.80%) McAfee
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle
3 2 (1.80%) Symantec
4 1 (0.90%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco
4 1 (0.90%) Nintex
4 1 (0.90%) Qualys
4 1 (0.90%) SAP
4 1 (0.90%) Sun