The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Assessment
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 49 65
Rank change year-on-year -22 +16  
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 2 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.27% 1.84% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 2.20% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 3
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £474 £400
% change year-on-year +1.37% +18.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £51.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +95.28%  

Risk Assessment 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 626 545 676
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 85.05% 83.46% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 308 391
Median daily rate £400 £406 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 9
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £9.00 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Milton Keynes

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Risk Assessment in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Assessment in Milton Keynes

Risk Assessment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Assessment in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 12 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 9 (60.00%) CESG
3 9 (60.00%) ISMS
3 9 (60.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 9 (60.00%) CISSP
4 8 (53.33%) IPsec
4 8 (53.33%) Cryptography
4 8 (53.33%) RMADS
5 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
6 6 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (40.00%) Wireless
7 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
8 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
8 2 (13.33%) QA
8 2 (13.33%) Coaching
8 2 (13.33%) Service Design
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery Management
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Internet
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) Citrix
8 2 (13.33%) Service Management

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) IPsec
2 6 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Security Advisor
2 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Bid Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) CESG
2 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (60.00%) ISMS
4 8 (53.33%) Cryptography
5 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
6 6 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
8 2 (13.33%) Coaching
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery Management
8 2 (13.33%) Service Design
8 2 (13.33%) Service Management
9 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (6.67%) Information Security
9 1 (6.67%) Project Management
9 1 (6.67%) Regulatory Compliance
9 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 9 (60.00%) CISSP
2 9 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (6.67%) CISA
4 1 (6.67%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) RMADS
2 2 (13.33%) QA
3 1 (6.67%) ISO 9000
3 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle