The median contractor rate for a Risk Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 400 402 409
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 22 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.12% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 10
Median daily rate £550 £560 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £495 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £601 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19622 20610 22172
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.89% 95.28% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14013 14955 15445
Median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +3.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 383
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -4.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Risk Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Risk Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentford - 1 - -
Risk Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Information Security
2 10 (33.33%) Banking
3 6 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (20.00%) SAP
4 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (16.67%) CISSP
5 4 (13.33%) Middleware
5 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (13.33%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (13.33%) CISM
5 4 (13.33%) Firewall
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security Management
5 4 (13.33%) Security Management
5 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
5 4 (13.33%) GDPR
6 3 (10.00%) Remediation Plan
6 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (10.00%) IT Audit
6 3 (10.00%) Cryptography
6 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (10.00%) Wholesale Banking
6 3 (10.00%) Retail Banking
6 3 (10.00%) Big Data

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 2 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Qpid
2 1 (3.33%) Documentum
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) ION MarketView
1 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Blockchain
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (10.00%) Legal
4 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 3 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Wholesale Banking
5 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.33%) Law
6 1 (3.33%) Private Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) FMCG
3 2 (6.67%) Market Risk
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.33%) Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
2 10 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (13.33%) Information Security Management
3 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (13.33%) Security Management
3 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (10.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (10.00%) ERP
4 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (10.00%) IT Audit
4 3 (10.00%) Remediation Plan
4 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (10.00%) Time Management
4 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (6.67%) IT Governance
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) C++
3 2 (6.67%) VBA
4 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CISSP
2 4 (13.33%) CISM
3 3 (10.00%) CISA
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (13.33%) GDPR
2 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (6.67%) GxP
5 1 (3.33%) Basel III
5 1 (3.33%) COBIT
5 1 (3.33%) GAMP
5 1 (3.33%) IFRS
5 1 (3.33%) IFRS 9
5 1 (3.33%) ISAE 3402
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) ION Trading
2 1 (3.33%) Sybase