The median contractor rate for a Risk Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
England > North West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 159 150
Rank change year-on-year +34 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 13 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.13% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.14% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
North West median daily rate £450 £425 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +18.88%  
10th Percentile £425 £241 £318
90th Percentile £488 £488 £403
England median daily rate £460 £500 £525
% change year-on-year -8.00% -4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2769 3567 3515
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 93.67% 94.89% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5318 7977 7306
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
10th Percentile £231 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £528
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 456 407 629
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £11.04 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.00 £44.09
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Risk Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in the North West

Risk Analyst
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 Analyst in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analyst in the North West

Risk Analyst
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 Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Cheshire +28 8 £450 +80.00% 1
Manchester +14 1 - -
Risk Analyst
England

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Risk Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (73.68%) Banking
2 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) IT Audit
6 3 (15.79%) Data Lineage
6 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
6 3 (15.79%) IT Governance
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.79%) SAS
6 3 (15.79%) SLA
6 3 (15.79%) IBM
6 3 (15.79%) DataStage
7 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
7 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) IFRS
7 2 (10.53%) IFRS 9
8 1 (5.26%) Internal Audit
8 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (5.26%) CRISC
8 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis

Risk Analyst Skill Set
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 3 (15.79%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.79%) DataStage
General
1 14 (73.68%) Banking
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Data Lineage
3 3 (15.79%) IT Audit
3 3 (15.79%) IT Governance
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Internal Audit
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CISA
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) IFRS
2 2 (10.53%) IFRS 9
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) IBM