The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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 Management
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 73 80
Rank change year-on-year -25 +7  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 480 667 578
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.46% 2.99% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 3.51% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 479 416
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.50 £51.69 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.20% +132.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £51.69 £22.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.95 £51.69 £22.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -29.41% +28.78%  

Risk Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16603 18995 17642
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.16% 85.16% 81.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11947 13727 12398
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 194 250
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.33% +10.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.19 £12.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Risk Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in London

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in London

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in London

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in London

Risk Management
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 Management within the London region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
City of London -25 73 £538 +2.38% 33
Docklands, London +5 13 £569 +3.40%
Bromley +9 5 £506 +6.57%
Feltham +4 3 - -
Canary Wharf -5 3 £625 +31.57%
Harrow +11 2 - -
Wimbledon -2 2 £401 +0.31%
West End of London 0 1 £388 -13.98% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £500 - 1
Hackney - 1 £275 -
Chiswick - 1 £200 -
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 456 (45.69%) Finance
2 264 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (25.65%) Banking
4 228 (22.85%) Project Management
5 195 (19.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 182 (18.24%) Front Office
7 160 (16.03%) SQL
8 152 (15.23%) Degree
8 152 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
9 132 (13.23%) Java
10 129 (12.93%) Microsoft
10 129 (12.93%) Management Information System
11 126 (12.63%) PRINCE2
12 119 (11.92%) Information Security
13 112 (11.22%) MS Excel
14 110 (11.02%) Investment Banking
15 107 (10.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 98 (9.82%) Unix
17 97 (9.72%) Analytics
18 96 (9.62%) Security Cleared
19 94 (9.42%) C++
20 88 (8.82%) Derivative
21 86 (8.62%) Market Risk
22 85 (8.52%) Change Management
23 84 (8.42%) C#
24 83 (8.32%) Windows
25 76 (7.62%) Scala
26 75 (7.52%) Big Data
27 74 (7.41%) SC Cleared
28 72 (7.21%) Business Analysis

Risk Management
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 38 (3.81%) Apache Spark
2 22 (2.20%) Apache Pig
3 20 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 15 (1.50%) Confluence
5 13 (1.30%) JBoss
6 12 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.20%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.00%) Apache Solr
8 8 (0.80%) IIS
8 8 (0.80%) SAS
8 8 (0.80%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.60%) DataSynapse
9 6 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.50%) Apache
10 5 (0.50%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.40%) CMS
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.20%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 112 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 66 (6.61%) MS Office
3 64 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (6.01%) MS Project
5 31 (3.11%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.40%) LaTeX
6 4 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.10%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.00%) Summit
2 7 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.50%) Orchestrade
4 4 (0.40%) CA PPM
4 4 (0.40%) Murex MxG2000
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.20%) Endur
6 2 (0.20%) Primavera
6 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.10%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.10%) Findur
7 1 (0.10%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.10%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.10%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.10%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.60%) Office 365
5 14 (1.40%) SaaS
6 11 (1.10%) IaaS
7 8 (0.80%) PaaS
8 3 (0.30%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.20%) Yammer
10 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.10%) Force.com
10 1 (0.10%) G Suite
10 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.71%) Firewall
2 24 (2.40%) Network Security
3 16 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (1.10%) WAN
4 11 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (1.00%) Internet
6 8 (0.80%) HTTP
6 8 (0.80%) VPN
7 7 (0.70%) LAN
7 7 (0.70%) SAN
7 7 (0.70%) Skype
7 7 (0.70%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.60%) LDAP
9 5 (0.50%) DHCP
9 5 (0.50%) DNS
9 5 (0.50%) MPLS
10 4 (0.40%) VoIP
11 3 (0.30%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.30%) Wireless
12 2 (0.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (7.52%) Big Data
2 69 (6.91%) SQL Server
3 52 (5.21%) Hadoop
4 49 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (4.71%) QlikView
6 30 (3.01%) Apache Hive
7 25 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
9 22 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (2.00%) HBase
10 20 (2.00%) Relational Database
11 19 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (1.70%) KDB
13 16 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 14 (1.40%) Snowflake Schema
15 12 (1.20%) Qlik Sense
16 10 (1.00%) Oracle Database
17 9 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
18 7 (0.70%) BusinessObjects XI
18 7 (0.70%) Impala
Development Applications
1 53 (5.31%) JIRA
2 26 (2.61%) Subversion
3 20 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 16 (1.60%) Jenkins
5 13 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.00%) JUnit
6 10 (1.00%) TeamCity
7 9 (0.90%) Maven
8 7 (0.70%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.50%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.50%) NUnit
10 4 (0.40%) Ant
10 4 (0.40%) MSTest
11 3 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.30%) Hudson
11 3 (0.30%) JSUnit
11 3 (0.30%) Moq
11 3 (0.30%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.30%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.30%) Selenium
General
1 456 (45.69%) Finance
2 256 (25.65%) Banking
3 182 (18.24%) Front Office
4 110 (11.02%) Investment Banking
5 57 (5.71%) Legal
6 55 (5.51%) Retail
7 38 (3.81%) Financial Institution
8 26 (2.61%) Corporate Banking
9 24 (2.40%) Retail Banking
10 23 (2.30%) Telecoms
11 18 (1.80%) Back Office
12 16 (1.60%) Law
13 11 (1.10%) Marketing
13 11 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.70%) Local Government
14 7 (0.70%) Wholesale Banking
15 5 (0.50%) French Language
15 5 (0.50%) Games
16 3 (0.30%) Billing
16 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 234 (23.45%) Developer
2 195 (19.54%) Analyst
3 142 (14.23%) Project Manager
4 85 (8.52%) Business Analyst
5 77 (7.72%) Java Developer
6 72 (7.21%) Architect
7 53 (5.31%) Consultant
8 52 (5.21%) Risk Manager
9 50 (5.01%) C++ Developer
10 42 (4.21%) Risk Analyst
11 41 (4.11%) Senior Developer
12 40 (4.01%) Security Analyst
13 33 (3.31%) IT Manager
14 31 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
15 30 (3.01%) Programme Manager
16 29 (2.91%) Scala Developer
17 27 (2.71%) C# Developer
17 27 (2.71%) Senior Java Developer
18 23 (2.30%) Quantitative Developer
18 23 (2.30%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (3.21%) .NET
1 32 (3.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 32 (3.21%) STL
1 32 (3.21%) Web Services
2 25 (2.51%) Middleware
3 21 (2.10%) XML
4 19 (1.90%) HTML
5 18 (1.80%) FIX Protocol
5 18 (1.80%) Spring
6 17 (1.70%) AngularJS
6 17 (1.70%) REST
6 17 (1.70%) WCF
7 16 (1.60%) CSS
8 14 (1.40%) Hibernate
9 13 (1.30%) Kafka
9 13 (1.30%) WPF
10 12 (1.20%) HTML5
11 11 (1.10%) Akka
12 10 (1.00%) XSLT
13 8 (0.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 152 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
2 129 (12.93%) Management Information System
3 107 (10.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 88 (8.82%) Derivative
5 86 (8.62%) Market Risk
6 59 (5.91%) Equities
7 58 (5.81%) Credit Risk
7 58 (5.81%) Fixed Income
8 46 (4.61%) Computer Science
9 39 (3.91%) Algorithms
10 24 (2.40%) Grid Computing
11 20 (2.00%) Data Centre
11 20 (2.00%) Virtual Team
12 19 (1.90%) User Experience
13 16 (1.60%) NHS
13 16 (1.60%) PMI
14 15 (1.50%) Fintech
14 15 (1.50%) N-Tier
15 14 (1.40%) Cyber Defence
15 14 (1.40%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 98 (9.82%) Unix
2 83 (8.32%) Windows
3 47 (4.71%) Linux
4 14 (1.40%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.80%) Solaris
5 8 (0.80%) Windows 10
6 7 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (22.85%) Project Management
3 195 (19.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 126 (12.63%) PRINCE2
5 119 (11.92%) Information Security
6 97 (9.72%) Analytics
7 85 (8.52%) Change Management
8 72 (7.21%) Business Analysis
9 71 (7.11%) Multithreading
10 70 (7.01%) Programme Management
11 69 (6.91%) Mathematics
12 60 (6.01%) DevOps
13 58 (5.81%) Cybersecurity
14 57 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
15 56 (5.61%) ITIL
15 56 (5.61%) SDLC
16 55 (5.51%) Migration
17 52 (5.21%) Low Latency
18 48 (4.81%) Project Planning
18 48 (4.81%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 160 (16.03%) SQL
2 132 (13.23%) Java
3 94 (9.42%) C++
4 84 (8.42%) C#
5 76 (7.62%) Scala
6 43 (4.31%) Python
7 29 (2.91%) C
8 27 (2.71%) T-SQL
9 26 (2.61%) JavaScript
10 25 (2.51%) Perl
11 23 (2.30%) VBA
12 20 (2.00%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.20%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.10%) PL/SQL
15 8 (0.80%) Haskell
16 5 (0.50%) R
17 4 (0.40%) AWK
18 3 (0.30%) Bash Shell
18 3 (0.30%) Ruby
18 3 (0.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 152 (15.23%) Degree
2 96 (9.62%) Security Cleared
3 74 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 64 (6.41%) CISSP
5 40 (4.01%) PMI Certification
6 38 (3.81%) CISM
7 34 (3.41%) CISA
8 32 (3.21%) PMP
9 21 (2.10%) DV Cleared
10 20 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 14 (1.40%) ISEB
12 13 (1.30%) SANS
13 11 (1.10%) GIAC
14 10 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
15 9 (0.90%) CLAS
15 9 (0.90%) CREST Certified
16 8 (0.80%) CEH
16 8 (0.80%) PhD
17 6 (0.60%) CNA
17 6 (0.60%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.31%) PMO
2 41 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (4.01%) QA
4 30 (3.01%) PCI DSS
5 29 (2.91%) MiFID
6 26 (2.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (1.40%) SLA
8 12 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
9 11 (1.10%) Data Quality
9 11 (1.10%) GDPR
10 7 (0.70%) Basel III
10 7 (0.70%) Solvency II
11 6 (0.60%) COBIT
12 5 (0.50%) FedRAMP
12 5 (0.50%) GxP
12 5 (0.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 5 (0.50%) IFRS
12 5 (0.50%) IFRS 9
12 5 (0.50%) ISO22301
12 5 (0.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 23 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.20%) HDFS
3 9 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.30%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.30%) OpenSSH
5 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.10%) Docker
6 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.10%) NFS
6 1 (0.10%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.10%) Samba
6 1 (0.10%) Snort
6 1 (0.10%) Squid
6 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (1.30%) Control-M
2 7 (0.70%) Oozie
3 6 (0.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (0.50%) Dollar Universe
4 5 (0.50%) Kibana
4 5 (0.50%) logstash
5 4 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.40%) Nagios
5 4 (0.40%) Puppet
6 3 (0.30%) BladeLogic
6 3 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (0.30%) SCCM
7 2 (0.20%) Ansible
7 2 (0.20%) Cacti
7 2 (0.20%) Check_MK
7 2 (0.20%) Graphite
7 2 (0.20%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 129 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 57 (5.71%) Oracle
3 27 (2.71%) Murex
4 26 (2.61%) Cloudera
5 25 (2.51%) SAP
6 22 (2.20%) Sybase
7 14 (1.40%) Hortonworks
7 14 (1.40%) Solace
8 12 (1.20%) Bloomberg
8 12 (1.20%) Cisco
8 12 (1.20%) Cognizant
8 12 (1.20%) VMware
9 11 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.00%) IBM
11 9 (0.90%) CheckPoint
11 9 (0.90%) Reuters
11 9 (0.90%) Symantec
11 9 (0.90%) Tableau
12 8 (0.80%) Informatica
12 8 (0.80%) Remedy
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £751 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Spa
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £600 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £413 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £442 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago