Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 113 81
Rank change year-on-year 0 -32 +7
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 1083 1026 1286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.33% 2.27% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.63% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 655 912
London median daily rate £575 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.98% +2.38% +2.59%
10th Percentile £363 £353 £350
90th Percentile £725 £713 £700
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
London median hourly rate £92.50 - £34.13
10th Percentile £44.00 - £21.88
90th Percentile £161.00 - £44.41
England median hourly rate £26.31 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year -4.33% -7.56% +8.18%

Risk Management 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 40487 39001 39528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.99% 86.22% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29443 28001 28255
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £670 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 404 472
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.79% +9.45% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.25 £50.09 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 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 +8 228 £575 - 32
West London -15 27 £484 +13.82% 2
East London -28 20 £513 -14.58%
South London -34 8 £675 +55.17% 3
North London - 4 £510 -
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 497 (45.89%) Finance
2 320 (29.55%) Banking
3 273 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
4 269 (24.84%) Front Office
5 226 (20.87%) Java
6 206 (19.02%) SQL
7 194 (17.91%) Project Management
8 189 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
9 173 (15.97%) Investment Banking
10 159 (14.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 137 (12.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 121 (11.17%) Information Security
13 120 (11.08%) Derivative
14 115 (10.62%) Market Risk
15 113 (10.43%) Microsoft Excel
15 113 (10.43%) Change Management
16 104 (9.60%) Equities
17 101 (9.33%) Oracle
18 99 (9.14%) C#
19 96 (8.86%) Multithreading
20 91 (8.40%) Degree
20 91 (8.40%) C++
21 90 (8.31%) Fixed Income
22 85 (7.85%) Microsoft
23 84 (7.76%) Analytics
24 83 (7.66%) SDLC
25 82 (7.57%) Python
26 81 (7.48%) Credit Risk
27 79 (7.29%) Linux
28 77 (7.11%) Management Information System

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 39 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.94%) Tomcat
3 19 (1.75%) Apache Spark
3 19 (1.75%) JBoss
4 15 (1.39%) IIS
5 14 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
6 13 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
7 11 (1.02%) SAS
8 10 (0.92%) nginx
9 8 (0.74%) Apache
10 6 (0.55%) Confluence
11 5 (0.46%) CMS
11 5 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.37%) DataSynapse
12 4 (0.37%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.37%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.28%) GemFire
14 2 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 113 (10.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 56 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
4 47 (4.34%) Microsoft Project
5 45 (4.16%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.092%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.092%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.092%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.92%) Kondor
2 6 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.46%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.37%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.37%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.28%) Endur
5 3 (0.28%) SAP FSCM
5 3 (0.28%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.18%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (0.18%) Orchestrade
6 2 (0.18%) RMDS
6 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.11%) Office 365
3 8 (0.74%) OpenShift
4 6 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.46%) SaaS
5 5 (0.46%) Trello
6 4 (0.37%) GitHub
7 3 (0.28%) npm
8 2 (0.18%) IaaS
8 2 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.18%) PaaS
9 1 (0.092%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.092%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.092%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.31%) Firewall
1 25 (2.31%) SMS
2 13 (1.20%) Network Security
3 10 (0.92%) Internet
4 8 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (0.65%) BIG-IP
6 6 (0.55%) DNS
7 5 (0.46%) FTP
7 5 (0.46%) WAN
8 4 (0.37%) HTTP
8 4 (0.37%) SAN
9 3 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.28%) LTE
9 3 (0.28%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.18%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.18%) Intranet
10 2 (0.18%) MPLS
10 2 (0.18%) Multicast
10 2 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (6.28%) SQL Server
2 51 (4.71%) Relational Database
3 39 (3.60%) Big Data
4 34 (3.14%) Hadoop
5 26 (2.40%) RDBMS
6 18 (1.66%) NoSQL
7 14 (1.29%) KDB
8 13 (1.20%) HBase
9 12 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (1.02%) MongoDB
11 10 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (0.92%) QlikView
11 10 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.83%) DB2
13 7 (0.65%) Blockchain
13 7 (0.65%) MS Access
13 7 (0.65%) MySQL
14 6 (0.55%) Apache Hive
14 6 (0.55%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 64 (5.91%) JIRA
2 45 (4.16%) Git (software)
2 45 (4.16%) Maven
2 45 (4.16%) Subversion
3 23 (2.12%) TeamCity
4 18 (1.66%) Jenkins
5 15 (1.39%) Ant
6 11 (1.02%) JUnit
6 11 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (0.92%) JMeter
7 10 (0.92%) Mockito
7 10 (0.92%) SoapUI
8 9 (0.83%) Visual Studio
9 8 (0.74%) Jasmine
9 8 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (0.65%) Mocha
11 6 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.46%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.46%) IntelliJ
13 4 (0.37%) XMLUnit
General
1 497 (45.89%) Finance
2 320 (29.55%) Banking
3 269 (24.84%) Front Office
4 173 (15.97%) Investment Banking
5 49 (4.52%) Financial Institution
6 37 (3.42%) Back Office
7 35 (3.23%) Legal
8 26 (2.40%) Retail
9 24 (2.22%) Telecoms
10 23 (2.12%) Law
11 17 (1.57%) Marketing
12 14 (1.29%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.65%) Advertising
14 6 (0.55%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.46%) Prime Brokerage
16 4 (0.37%) Electronics
16 4 (0.37%) Military
17 3 (0.28%) Local Government
17 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 323 (29.82%) Developer
2 205 (18.93%) Analyst
3 153 (14.13%) Project Manager
4 124 (11.45%) Java Developer
5 121 (11.17%) Business Analyst
6 77 (7.11%) Consultant
7 58 (5.36%) Front Office Developer
8 55 (5.08%) Risk Analyst
9 48 (4.43%) Risk Manager
10 44 (4.06%) C# Developer
11 41 (3.79%) Senior Developer
12 38 (3.51%) Risk Business Analyst
13 36 (3.32%) IT Manager
14 35 (3.23%) Architect
14 35 (3.23%) Security Consultant
15 33 (3.05%) Programme Manager
16 32 (2.95%) C++ Developer
17 31 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
18 30 (2.77%) Security Manager
19 28 (2.59%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (4.89%) HTML
2 48 (4.43%) AngularJS
3 44 (4.06%) HTML5
4 41 (3.79%) CSS
5 38 (3.51%) .NET
6 36 (3.32%) FIX Protocol
7 33 (3.05%) XML
8 29 (2.68%) Middleware
9 27 (2.49%) CSS3
9 27 (2.49%) Web Services
10 26 (2.40%) Spring
11 23 (2.12%) REST
12 22 (2.03%) Hibernate
13 21 (1.94%) JMS
14 20 (1.85%) React
15 19 (1.75%) XSLT
16 18 (1.66%) SOAP
16 18 (1.66%) WinForms
17 17 (1.57%) jQuery
17 17 (1.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 189 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
2 137 (12.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 120 (11.08%) Derivative
4 115 (10.62%) Market Risk
5 104 (9.60%) Equities
6 90 (8.31%) Fixed Income
7 81 (7.48%) Credit Risk
8 77 (7.11%) Management Information System
9 32 (2.95%) Computer Science
10 29 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
11 28 (2.59%) Fintech
12 26 (2.40%) Data Structures
13 21 (1.94%) Virtual Team
14 19 (1.75%) N-Tier
14 19 (1.75%) User Experience
15 17 (1.57%) Data Protection Act
15 17 (1.57%) PMI
16 16 (1.48%) Data Centre
17 13 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (1.11%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 79 (7.29%) Linux
2 70 (6.46%) Windows
3 52 (4.80%) Unix
4 19 (1.75%) Solaris
5 10 (0.92%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.55%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.18%) HPUX
8 1 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.092%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.092%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (17.91%) Project Management
3 159 (14.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 121 (11.17%) Information Security
5 113 (10.43%) Change Management
6 96 (8.86%) Multithreading
7 84 (7.76%) Analytics
8 83 (7.66%) SDLC
9 75 (6.93%) PRINCE2
10 71 (6.56%) Electronic Trading
11 63 (5.82%) Business Analysis
12 57 (5.26%) ITIL
13 53 (4.89%) Programme Management
14 52 (4.80%) Migration
14 52 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
15 50 (4.62%) Change Control
15 50 (4.62%) Scrum
16 47 (4.34%) Data Analysis
17 46 (4.25%) Cybersecurity
18 43 (3.97%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 226 (20.87%) Java
2 206 (19.02%) SQL
3 99 (9.14%) C#
4 91 (8.40%) C++
5 82 (7.57%) Python
6 65 (6.00%) JavaScript
7 57 (5.26%) VBA
8 50 (4.62%) Scala
9 23 (2.12%) Perl
10 19 (1.75%) Bash Shell
10 19 (1.75%) C
11 15 (1.39%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.29%) T-SQL
13 12 (1.11%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.02%) ES6
15 10 (0.92%) Ruby
16 8 (0.74%) XPath
17 7 (0.65%) PowerShell
18 6 (0.55%) R
18 6 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 91 (8.40%) Degree
2 61 (5.63%) CISSP
3 50 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 44 (4.06%) CISM
5 41 (3.79%) SC Cleared
6 28 (2.59%) PMI Certification
7 26 (2.40%) CISA
8 17 (1.57%) PMP
9 11 (1.02%) CRISC
10 10 (0.92%) APMP
10 10 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (0.83%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.65%) CESG Certified Professional
13 7 (0.65%) PhD
13 7 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
15 5 (0.46%) ISEB
15 5 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.46%) QA
2 62 (5.72%) MiFID
3 53 (4.89%) GDPR
4 51 (4.71%) PMO
5 48 (4.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 28 (2.59%) PCI DSS
7 18 (1.66%) Data Quality
8 16 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.92%) Basel II
10 8 (0.74%) EMIR
10 8 (0.74%) ISAE 3402
10 8 (0.74%) SLA
11 7 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
11 7 (0.65%) RMADS
12 5 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
12 5 (0.46%) FATCA
13 4 (0.37%) COBIT
13 4 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 3 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
14 3 (0.28%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 15 (1.39%) Docker
2 8 (0.74%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.55%) HDFS
4 4 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.37%) Platform Symphony
4 4 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.28%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.18%) NFS
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.18%) Samba
6 2 (0.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.092%) Firmware
7 1 (0.092%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.092%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.092%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.092%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.092%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (1.39%) Ansible
2 13 (1.20%) Control-M
3 10 (0.92%) Rancher
4 7 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
5 6 (0.55%) Puppet
6 5 (0.46%) Terraform
7 4 (0.37%) BladeLogic
7 4 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.37%) Mesos
7 4 (0.37%) Nessus
7 4 (0.37%) RSA Archer
8 3 (0.28%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (0.28%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.28%) QRadar
8 3 (0.28%) SCCM
9 2 (0.18%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.18%) Kibana
9 2 (0.18%) logstash
9 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 101 (9.33%) Oracle
2 85 (7.85%) Microsoft
3 48 (4.43%) Sybase
4 32 (2.95%) TIBCO
5 22 (2.03%) SAP
6 21 (1.94%) Solace
7 14 (1.29%) Bloomberg
7 14 (1.29%) Splunk
8 13 (1.20%) Informatica
8 13 (1.20%) Talarian
9 11 (1.02%) Cisco
10 10 (0.92%) Currenex
10 10 (0.92%) Reuters
11 9 (0.83%) CheckPoint
12 7 (0.65%) F5
12 7 (0.65%) IBM
13 6 (0.55%) Murex
13 6 (0.55%) Qualys
13 6 (0.55%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.55%) ServiceNow