Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 22 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 > Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 120 97
Rank change year-on-year +22 -23 +4
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 163 177 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.98% 1.81% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.19% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 104 108
Midlands median daily rate £450 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.33% +1.97% -3.90%
10th Percentile £306 £250 £284
90th Percentile £588 £575 £547
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Midlands median hourly rate £25.12 - £34.00
10th Percentile £22.22 - £32.40
90th Percentile £33.02 - £39.00
England median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year - -14.06% +16.36%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6826 8090 6583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.06% 82.65% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4348 4943 3892
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £233
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 208 259
Midlands median hourly rate £21.37 £17.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -8.21% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.71 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £42.79
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the Midlands

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in the Midlands

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in the Midlands

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in the Midlands

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Risk Management in the Midlands

Risk Management
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
West Midlands -2 93 £450 +12.50% 15
East Midlands +23 70 £456 +13.92% 2
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 56 (34.36%) Finance
2 54 (33.13%) Project Management
3 35 (21.47%) Degree
4 33 (20.25%) Microsoft
5 32 (19.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (18.40%) Information Security
7 26 (15.95%) Change Management
8 25 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (15.34%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (14.72%) PRINCE2
10 23 (14.11%) Computer Science
11 20 (12.27%) Windows
11 20 (12.27%) Linux
11 20 (12.27%) Virtual Machines
12 19 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure
12 19 (11.66%) Active Directory
12 19 (11.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 19 (11.66%) HIPAA
13 18 (11.04%) Banking
13 18 (11.04%) Configuration Management
13 18 (11.04%) DevOps
14 17 (10.43%) Actionable Recommendations
14 17 (10.43%) Migration
14 17 (10.43%) Security Cleared
15 15 (9.20%) Management Information System
15 15 (9.20%) ITIL
16 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Excel
16 14 (8.59%) Oracle
16 14 (8.59%) Life Science
17 13 (7.98%) Microsoft Office

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 8 (4.91%) CMS
2 3 (1.84%) SAS
3 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (7.98%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (6.13%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (3.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.61%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.23%) iTrent
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.61%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.68%) SaaS
3 5 (3.07%) IaaS
3 5 (3.07%) PaaS
4 2 (1.23%) Office 365
5 1 (0.61%) G Suite
5 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.91%) Firewall
2 7 (4.29%) LAN
3 5 (3.07%) WAN
3 5 (3.07%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (2.45%) VoIP
4 4 (2.45%) WLAN
5 3 (1.84%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.23%) 3G
6 2 (1.23%) 4G
6 2 (1.23%) 5G
6 2 (1.23%) Bluetooth
6 2 (1.23%) HTTP
6 2 (1.23%) Megaco
6 2 (1.23%) Network Security
6 2 (1.23%) RFID
6 2 (1.23%) RTCP
6 2 (1.23%) RTP
6 2 (1.23%) SSL
6 2 (1.23%) ZigBee
6 2 (1.23%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.91%) Oracle Database
1 8 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.84%) Big Data
4 2 (1.23%) MySQL
5 1 (0.61%) DB2
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.61%) gulp
2 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 56 (34.36%) Finance
2 18 (11.04%) Banking
3 13 (7.98%) Legal
4 9 (5.52%) Marketing
5 7 (4.29%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.07%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.84%) Automotive
8 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.23%) Retail
9 1 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Electronics
9 1 (0.61%) Law
9 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (28.83%) Project Manager
2 35 (21.47%) Architect
3 19 (11.66%) Azure Architect
4 17 (10.43%) Senior Architect
5 16 (9.82%) Analyst
6 12 (7.36%) Consultant
7 8 (4.91%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.68%) Implementation Manager
9 5 (3.07%) Content Editor
9 5 (3.07%) Digital Editor
9 5 (3.07%) Digital Executive
9 5 (3.07%) Digital Marketing Executive
9 5 (3.07%) Digital Project Manager
9 5 (3.07%) Marketing Executive
9 5 (3.07%) SAP Consultant
9 5 (3.07%) Security Architect
9 5 (3.07%) Web Content Editor
9 5 (3.07%) Web Content Executive
9 5 (3.07%) Web Editor
9 5 (3.07%) Web Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.29%) .NET
2 3 (1.84%) CSS
2 3 (1.84%) HTML
3 2 (1.23%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.23%) Backbone.js
3 2 (1.23%) CSS3
3 2 (1.23%) HTML5
3 2 (1.23%) Middleware
3 2 (1.23%) React
3 2 (1.23%) Sass
3 2 (1.23%) Web Services
3 2 (1.23%) XML
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (0.61%) jQuery
4 1 (0.61%) Node.js
4 1 (0.61%) REST
4 1 (0.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.34%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (14.11%) Computer Science
3 15 (9.20%) Management Information System
4 14 (8.59%) Life Science
5 5 (3.07%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.07%) Market Risk
6 4 (2.45%) User Experience
7 3 (1.84%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.23%) CESG
8 2 (1.23%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.23%) NHS
8 2 (1.23%) PMI
8 2 (1.23%) SCADA
8 2 (1.23%) Semantic Web
8 2 (1.23%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.27%) Linux
1 20 (12.27%) Windows
2 8 (4.91%) Unix
3 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.13%) Project Management
2 32 (19.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (18.40%) Information Security
4 26 (15.95%) Change Management
5 25 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (14.72%) PRINCE2
7 18 (11.04%) Configuration Management
7 18 (11.04%) DevOps
8 17 (10.43%) Migration
9 15 (9.20%) ITIL
10 13 (7.98%) Customer Requirements
11 12 (7.36%) Supplier Management
12 11 (6.75%) Analytics
12 11 (6.75%) Coaching
13 10 (6.13%) Presales
13 10 (6.13%) Risk Assessment
14 9 (5.52%) Content Management
14 9 (5.52%) Contract Management
14 9 (5.52%) Programme Management
15 8 (4.91%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.68%) Java
2 4 (2.45%) C#
3 3 (1.84%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.23%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.23%) PHP
4 2 (1.23%) Ruby
4 2 (1.23%) SQL
5 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (21.47%) Degree
2 17 (10.43%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.75%) PMP
3 11 (6.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.13%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.23%) CCIE
6 2 (1.23%) CCNA
6 2 (1.23%) CCNP
6 2 (1.23%) CEH
6 2 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.23%) CISM
6 2 (1.23%) CISSP
6 2 (1.23%) GCIA
6 2 (1.23%) GIAC
6 2 (1.23%) GSEC
6 2 (1.23%) ISEB
6 2 (1.23%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.66%) HIPAA
1 19 (11.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (10.43%) Actionable Recommendations
3 9 (5.52%) PMO
4 7 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (3.07%) GDPR
5 5 (3.07%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.84%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.61%) COBIT
7 1 (0.61%) COSO
7 1 (0.61%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (12.27%) Virtual Machines
2 19 (11.66%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.23%) Snort
3 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.68%) QRadar
2 2 (1.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.59%) Oracle
3 9 (5.52%) SAP
4 7 (4.29%) Cisco
5 4 (2.45%) VMware
6 3 (1.84%) HP
7 2 (1.23%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.23%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.23%) Cognos
7 2 (1.23%) Google
7 2 (1.23%) Juniper
7 2 (1.23%) Kronos
7 2 (1.23%) Lancope
7 2 (1.23%) Mitel
7 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.23%) Sigfox
8 1 (0.61%) BT
8 1 (0.61%) Hitwise
8 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.61%) Tableau