The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 52 73
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 28 54 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.12% 3.02% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 3.61% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 18
Median daily rate £600 £424 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.50% +13.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £558 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1067 1496 1285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.89% 83.67% 78.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 907 688
Median daily rate £385 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.60% +8.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.50
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in Manchester

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in Manchester

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in Manchester

Risk Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester 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
Salford - 2 £735 -
Stockport - 1 £425 -
Risk Management
North West

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 30 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (34.72%) Security Operations
3 22 (30.56%) Finance
4 21 (29.17%) Project Management
4 21 (29.17%) CISSP
5 20 (27.78%) Service Management
6 18 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (23.61%) Degree
8 15 (20.83%) Management Information System
8 15 (20.83%) Telecoms
8 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
9 14 (19.44%) Security Operations Centre
10 13 (18.06%) PMO
11 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
12 9 (12.50%) Banking
12 9 (12.50%) Business Transformation
13 8 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
13 8 (11.11%) People Management
14 7 (9.72%) PMI Certification
15 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2
15 6 (8.33%) Project Governance
15 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
16 5 (6.94%) Security Monitoring
16 5 (6.94%) SDLC
16 5 (6.94%) Coaching
16 5 (6.94%) Re-Platforming
16 5 (6.94%) Customer Requirements
16 5 (6.94%) Data Protection
16 5 (6.94%) Operations Management

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) IaaS
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 22 (30.56%) Finance
2 15 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 9 (12.50%) Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Local Government
4 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Electronics
5 2 (2.78%) Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) Billing
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 16 (22.22%) Security Manager
2 13 (18.06%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Operational Security Manager
2 13 (18.06%) Operations Manager
2 13 (18.06%) Security Operations Manager
3 11 (15.28%) Head of Cybersecurity
3 11 (15.28%) Head of Security
3 11 (15.28%) SOC Manager
4 10 (13.89%) Business Analyst
4 10 (13.89%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 9 (12.50%) Head of Operations
6 5 (6.94%) IT Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Project Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Business Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Business Project Manager
8 3 (4.17%) IT Risk Manager
8 3 (4.17%) IT Security Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Project Governance Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 14 (19.44%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (6.94%) PMI
4 3 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.78%) Life Science
6 1 (1.39%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) FMCG
6 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (34.72%) Security Operations
3 21 (29.17%) Project Management
4 20 (27.78%) Service Management
5 18 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (12.50%) Business Transformation
8 8 (11.11%) People Management
8 8 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 6 (8.33%) Project Governance
9 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 5 (6.94%) Coaching
10 5 (6.94%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (6.94%) Information Security
10 5 (6.94%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.94%) Re-Platforming
10 5 (6.94%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (6.94%) SDLC
10 5 (6.94%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) C
1 2 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (29.17%) CISSP
2 17 (23.61%) Degree
3 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
4 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
5 7 (9.72%) PMI Certification
6 3 (4.17%) CISA
6 3 (4.17%) CISM
6 3 (4.17%) PMP
7 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.39%) PgMP
7 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.39%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) PMO
2 3 (4.17%) COBIT
3 1 (1.39%) GDPR
3 1 (1.39%) GMP
3 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Apple
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (1.39%) Citrix
4 1 (1.39%) VMware