Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 20 July 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
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 202 216
Rank change year-on-year +21 +14 -40
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 22 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.39% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.43% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 10
North West median daily rate £288 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.50% +29.03% -13.89%
10th Percentile £236 £313 £295
90th Percentile £710 £500 £615
England median daily rate £468 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -6.50% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
North West median hourly rate - £62.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +48.81% -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £62.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year -24.00% +72.41% +262.50%

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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4621 6325 6050
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 81.82% 82.29% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2833 3907 3432
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £257 £261 £256
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.55% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 206 273
North West median hourly rate £36.00 £29.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +6.36% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.90 £52.13 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year - +15.53% +5.56%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in the North West

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Assessment in the North West

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Assessment in the North West

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Assessment in the North West

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Manchester +15 16 £288 -42.50% 2
Cheshire +31 6 - -
Risk Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Banking
3 12 (54.55%) Information Security
3 12 (54.55%) Security Management
3 12 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (54.55%) PaaS
3 12 (54.55%) Security Architecture
3 12 (54.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 12 (54.55%) Re-Platforming
3 12 (54.55%) Internal Audit
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 4 (18.18%) Office 365
5 4 (18.18%) Business Transformation
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Local Government
6 3 (13.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (13.64%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (13.64%) Business Process Modelling
7 2 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Legal
8 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
8 1 (4.55%) Migration

Risk Assessment
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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (54.55%) PaaS
2 4 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
General
1 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 3 (13.64%) Local Government
5 2 (9.09%) Legal
6 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (4.55%) Law
6 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Architect
1 12 (54.55%) AWS Architect
1 12 (54.55%) Cloud Architect
1 12 (54.55%) Security Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Process Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Application Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Packager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Life Science
2 1 (4.55%) PMI
2 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Information Security
1 12 (54.55%) Internal Audit
1 12 (54.55%) Re-Platforming
1 12 (54.55%) Security Architecture
1 12 (54.55%) Security Management
1 12 (54.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Business Transformation
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 3 (13.64%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Feasibility Study
4 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (4.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification