Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Risk Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 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.

Risk Consultant
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 578 575
Rank change year-on-year -16 -3 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 32 41 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.069% 0.091% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.095% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 18
London median daily rate £500 £560 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +17.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £350 £431 £396
90th Percentile £665 £626 £800
England median daily rate £503 £545 £475
% change year-on-year -7.80% +14.74% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £65.00 -

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 44141 42982 44791
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.02% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31959 30601 31582
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +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 551 558 689
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.28% +7.89%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%

Risk Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Consultant in London

Risk Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Consultant in London

Risk Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Consultant in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Consultant in London

Risk Consultant
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 Consultant within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 +1 4 £600 - 5
Risk Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Risk Consultant in the job title.

1 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 16 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 15 (46.88%) Risk Assessment
3 15 (46.88%) Information Security
4 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (28.13%) Banking
6 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 6 (18.75%) CISSP
8 5 (15.63%) CISM
8 5 (15.63%) IT Governance
9 4 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (12.50%) Migration
9 4 (12.50%) CISA
10 3 (9.38%) Change Management
10 3 (9.38%) Firewall
10 3 (9.38%) Middleware
10 3 (9.38%) SAS
10 3 (9.38%) Analytics
10 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (9.38%) Retail Banking
10 3 (9.38%) Credit Risk
11 2 (6.25%) Infographics
11 2 (6.25%) Customer Acquisition
11 2 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
11 2 (6.25%) Degree
11 2 (6.25%) Network Security
11 2 (6.25%) Time Management
11 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
11 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Qpid
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Blockchain
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Billing
4 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Law
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Credit Risk
4 2 (6.25%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.13%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 15 (46.88%) Information Security
2 15 (46.88%) Risk Assessment
3 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) IT Governance
5 4 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (12.50%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Customer Acquisition
7 2 (6.25%) Data Privacy
7 2 (6.25%) Infographics
7 2 (6.25%) Line Management
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
1 2 (6.25%) VBA
2 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) CISSP
2 5 (15.63%) CISM
3 4 (12.50%) CISA
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) ION Trading
2 1 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (3.13%) Sybase
2 1 (3.13%) Symantec