The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 30 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 55 54
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 26 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.46% 2.09% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 2.45% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 9
Median daily rate £425 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.04% +31.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £436 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -40.00% +51.51%  

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 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 639 652 672
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 85.09% 85.12% 79.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 372 344
Median daily rate £413 £410 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.60% +11.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in Milton Keynes

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in Milton Keynes

Risk Management
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 Management in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 36 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 30 (58.82%) SC Cleared
3 27 (52.94%) DV Cleared
4 24 (47.06%) Windows
5 21 (41.18%) Management Information System
5 21 (41.18%) Risk Assessment
6 18 (35.29%) Unix
6 18 (35.29%) RMADS
7 17 (33.33%) Cryptography
7 17 (33.33%) CISSP
8 16 (31.37%) IPsec
8 16 (31.37%) CESG
8 16 (31.37%) CEH
8 16 (31.37%) Security Testing
8 16 (31.37%) CESG Certified Professional
9 15 (29.41%) CREST Certified
9 15 (29.41%) OSCP
9 15 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 14 (27.45%) Test Strategy
11 13 (25.49%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (25.49%) ISMS
11 13 (25.49%) Wireless
11 13 (25.49%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
13 9 (17.65%) Protective Monitoring
13 9 (17.65%) Incident Management
14 7 (13.73%) Penetration Testing
14 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
14 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2

Risk Management
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 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
2 4 (7.84%) MS Project
2 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) IPsec
2 13 (25.49%) Wireless
3 4 (7.84%) Firewall
4 3 (5.88%) Internet
4 3 (5.88%) SMTP
4 3 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (1.96%) DNS
5 1 (1.96%) FTP
5 1 (1.96%) Network Security
5 1 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Analyst
1 13 (25.49%) Security Advisor
2 7 (13.73%) Security Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Consultant
3 6 (11.76%) Security Consultant
4 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Digital Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) IT Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Security Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Security Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 16 (31.37%) CESG
3 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Windows
2 18 (35.29%) Unix
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.96%) AIX
4 1 (1.96%) HPUX
4 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Risk Assessment
2 17 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 16 (31.37%) Security Testing
4 15 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (27.45%) Test Strategy
6 13 (25.49%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (25.49%) ISMS
6 13 (25.49%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (17.65%) Incident Management
7 9 (17.65%) Protective Monitoring
8 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (13.73%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
9 6 (11.76%) Information Assurance
9 6 (11.76%) Patch Management
10 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
10 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.80%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (9.80%) User Stories
10 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) Java
1 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 30 (58.82%) SC Cleared
3 27 (52.94%) DV Cleared
4 17 (33.33%) CISSP
5 16 (31.37%) CEH
5 16 (31.37%) CESG Certified Professional
6 15 (29.41%) CREST Certified
6 15 (29.41%) OSCP
7 5 (9.80%) ISEB
8 2 (3.92%) CISA
8 2 (3.92%) CISMP
8 2 (3.92%) Degree
8 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.96%) CLAS
9 1 (1.96%) GIAC
9 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.96%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) RMADS
2 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.96%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
1 1 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) ATG
4 1 (1.96%) hybris