Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Risk Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analysis over the 6 months to 20 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 Analysis
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 215 219
Rank change year-on-year +24 +4 -40
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 11 8 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.14% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 24
North West median daily rate £505 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +25.00% -15.79%
England median daily rate £425 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median hourly rate - £53.00 -
England median hourly rate £43.75 £53.00 £70.00
% change year-on-year -17.45% -24.29% +300.00%

Risk Analysis 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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4629 5692 6965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.32% 83.89% 81.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2952 3672 4228
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £587 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 166 283
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%
10th Percentile £11.56 £12.13 £12.38
90th Percentile £52.93 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Risk Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in the North West

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Risk Analysis in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analysis in the North West

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analysis in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analysis in the North West

Risk Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analysis in the North West

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cheshire - 3 £505 - 2
Merseyside - 3 £313 -
Manchester +24 2 - -
Lancashire +14 2 £350 -
Risk Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 North West region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Retail Banking
3 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
3 3 (27.27%) ISMS
3 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) SAS
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) CISSP
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) PMI
5 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (9.09%) .NET

Risk Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
1 3 (27.27%) Retail Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Information Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) SAS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Process Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
2 3 (27.27%) ISMS
2 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
2 3 (27.27%) Security Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISA
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Avaya
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft