Period
to 18 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Risk Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 18 October 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 Manager
England > North West
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 210 197
Rank change year-on-year +28 -13 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Manager 15 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.27% 0.30% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 30
North West median daily rate £475 £455 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.40% -3.96% +14.85%
10th Percentile £406 £363 £406
90th Percentile £545 £538 £726
England median daily rate £550 £530 £550
% change year-on-year +3.77% -3.64% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5324 6829 7786
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.34% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3305 4325 4637
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £231
90th Percentile £575 £553 £560
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 259 417
North West median hourly rate £19.13 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -10.53% +17.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.98 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.39 £47.71
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +1.08% +4.11% +7.31%

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in the North West

Risk Manager
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 Manager in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Manager in the North West

Risk Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Manager in the North West

Risk Manager
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 Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 October 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 +12 7 £463 +23.33%
Manchester +18 4 £513 +17.82%
Lancashire - 1 £525 -
Risk Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, Risk Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) CISSP
5 3 (20.00%) CISA
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) COBIT
5 3 (20.00%) IT Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Conflict Management
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) CRISC
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (13.33%) CISM
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
6 2 (13.33%) ERP
7 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management

Risk Manager 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:

General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) IT Governance
5 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Conflict Management
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) ERP
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Governance
6 1 (6.67%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CISA
1 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) CISM
2 2 (13.33%) CRISC
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (6.67%) COSO
2 1 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley