Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 6 months to 16 October 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 Assessment
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 461 470 471
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1 -36
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 168 148 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.37% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 108 115
London median daily rate £503 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.79% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £300 £313
90th Percentile £725 £700 £713
England median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £47.50 £62.50
% change year-on-year - -24.00% +87.97%

Risk Assessment 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 40,402 39,519 38,716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.50% 87.93% 87.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,167 28,598 27,885
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 478 373 397
London median hourly rate £21.38 £23.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.07% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £13.29 £13.24 £11.39
90th Percentile £54.24 £51.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.99 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.97% +11.07% +3.52%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in London

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Assessment in London

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Assessment in London

Risk Assessment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Assessment in London

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment within the London region over the 6 months to 16 October 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 -29 25 £500 -13.04% 8
West London 0 24 £620 +37.78% 5
South London -17 12 £850 +41.67%
North London -1 1 - - 1
East London -20 1 £475 +0.85% 5
Risk Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 London region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 51 (30.36%) Risk Management
2 47 (27.98%) CISSP
3 46 (27.38%) Information Security
4 45 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (20.24%) Finance
5 34 (20.24%) Unix
6 29 (17.26%) Windows
7 28 (16.67%) CISM
7 28 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
8 26 (15.48%) Cybersecurity
8 26 (15.48%) Oracle
9 25 (14.88%) Banking
10 24 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 23 (13.69%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (13.69%) DevOps
12 21 (12.50%) CISA
13 20 (11.90%) Migration
13 20 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
13 20 (11.90%) Data Centre
14 18 (10.71%) Jenkins
14 18 (10.71%) Project Management
14 18 (10.71%) Python
15 17 (10.12%) Java
15 17 (10.12%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (10.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 17 (10.12%) Data Protection
15 17 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
15 17 (10.12%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (9.52%) CyberArk
16 16 (9.52%) Active Directory

Risk Assessment
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 10 (5.95%) Apache Solr
2 7 (4.17%) Confluence
3 5 (2.98%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.98%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.19%) IIS
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.19%) SaaS
5 1 (0.60%) IaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Office 365
5 1 (0.60%) PaaS
5 1 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.60%) Zenedge
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.55%) Network Security
2 9 (5.36%) Firewall
2 9 (5.36%) SSH
3 5 (2.98%) NGN
4 3 (1.79%) BGP
4 3 (1.79%) OSPF
5 2 (1.19%) DHCP
5 2 (1.19%) DNS
5 2 (1.19%) Internet
5 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.60%) FCAPS
6 1 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.60%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.60%) LAN
6 1 (0.60%) SMS
6 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.55%) Relational Database
2 10 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (5.95%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.57%) Big Data
3 6 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 11 (6.55%) JMeter
3 10 (5.95%) Gatling
3 10 (5.95%) JIRA
3 10 (5.95%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.19%) NeoLoad
5 2 (1.19%) Selenium
5 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.60%) Appium
6 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.60%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.60%) Protractor
6 1 (0.60%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.60%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.60%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.60%) Subversion
6 1 (0.60%) Zephyr
General
1 34 (20.24%) Finance
2 25 (14.88%) Banking
3 10 (5.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (5.36%) Investment Banking
4 9 (5.36%) Retail Banking
5 7 (4.17%) Legal
6 6 (3.57%) Publishing
7 5 (2.98%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.19%) Billing
8 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.60%) Automotive
9 1 (0.60%) Marketing
9 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (13.69%) Analyst
1 23 (13.69%) Consultant
2 16 (9.52%) Security Consultant
3 14 (8.33%) CyberArk Engineer
4 13 (7.74%) Architect
5 12 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 10 (5.95%) Release Manager
6 10 (5.95%) Risk Consultant
7 9 (5.36%) Business Analyst
8 8 (4.76%) Head of Security
8 8 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.76%) Security Manager
8 8 (4.76%) Tester
9 7 (4.17%) Information Analyst
9 7 (4.17%) Information Manager
9 7 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
9 7 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
9 7 (4.17%) Technical Architect
10 6 (3.57%) Non-Functional Tester
10 6 (3.57%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.93%) SailPoint
2 10 (5.95%) RESTful
3 9 (5.36%) Middleware
3 9 (5.36%) REST
4 7 (4.17%) CSS
4 7 (4.17%) HTML
5 6 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (2.98%) .NET
6 5 (2.98%) Hibernate
6 5 (2.98%) J2EE
6 5 (2.98%) JSP
6 5 (2.98%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (2.98%) Spring
6 5 (2.98%) Taglibs
6 5 (2.98%) XML
6 5 (2.98%) XML Schema
6 5 (2.98%) XSLT
7 4 (2.38%) EDIFACT
8 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.19%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 20 (11.90%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.95%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (5.36%) CESG
5 6 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.57%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.98%) FMCG
7 4 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.79%) CMDB
8 3 (1.79%) Robotics
9 2 (1.19%) Blog
9 2 (1.19%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.19%) Derivative
9 2 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.19%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.19%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.24%) Unix
2 29 (17.26%) Windows
3 6 (3.57%) Linux
4 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.60%) Solaris
5 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.36%) Risk Management
2 46 (27.38%) Information Security
3 45 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
5 26 (15.48%) Cybersecurity
6 23 (13.69%) DevOps
7 20 (11.90%) Migration
8 18 (10.71%) Project Management
9 17 (10.12%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (10.12%) Data Protection
9 17 (10.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (8.93%) High Availability
10 15 (8.93%) Microservices
10 15 (8.93%) Privileged Access Management
11 14 (8.33%) Analytics
11 14 (8.33%) Open Source
11 14 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (8.33%) Security Testing
11 14 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 13 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.71%) Python
2 17 (10.12%) Java
3 14 (8.33%) SQL
4 10 (5.95%) Ruby
4 10 (5.95%) Scala
5 7 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.38%) C#
8 2 (1.19%) Perl
8 2 (1.19%) PHP
8 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.60%) C
9 1 (0.60%) Korn
9 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (27.98%) CISSP
2 28 (16.67%) CISM
3 23 (13.69%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (12.50%) CISA
5 13 (7.74%) CCNA
6 11 (6.55%) Degree
7 10 (5.95%) AWS Certification
8 9 (5.36%) Security Cleared
9 8 (4.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 8 (4.76%) SC Cleared
10 7 (4.17%) CCSA
10 7 (4.17%) CHFI
10 7 (4.17%) CSSLP
11 4 (2.38%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.79%) CCSP
13 2 (1.19%) CCIE
13 2 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (1.19%) IISP
13 2 (1.19%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (8.33%) GDPR
3 9 (5.36%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.57%) PMO
4 6 (3.57%) QA
5 4 (2.38%) COBIT
5 4 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.19%) SLA
7 1 (0.60%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.60%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (0.60%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.33%) Docker
3 10 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (7.74%) Kubernetes
2 10 (5.95%) Prometheus
3 7 (4.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (1.79%) IBM BigFix
4 3 (1.79%) Sysdig
5 1 (0.60%) Ansible
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.60%) Puppet
5 1 (0.60%) Salt
5 1 (0.60%) SCCM
5 1 (0.60%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 26 (15.48%) Oracle
2 16 (9.52%) CyberArk
3 15 (8.93%) ForgeRock
4 14 (8.33%) IBM
4 14 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 10 (5.95%) AppDynamics
5 10 (5.95%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.95%) SOASTA, Inc
5 10 (5.95%) VMware
6 9 (5.36%) CA
6 9 (5.36%) Splunk
7 5 (2.98%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.98%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.79%) Automation Anywhere
8 3 (1.79%) Blue Prism
8 3 (1.79%) FireEye
8 3 (1.79%) McAfee
8 3 (1.79%) SAP
8 3 (1.79%) UiPath
9 2 (1.19%) Zscaler