Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 102 98
Rank change year-on-year +24 -4 -5
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 5 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.40% 0.54% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.69% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Reading median daily rate £463 £270 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.30% -40.00% +291.30%
10th Percentile £409 £179 £378
90th Percentile £546 £357 £482
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £400
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +56.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Reading median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1001 1453 1447
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.13% 78.75% 75.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 827 794
Reading median daily rate £420 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £378
% change year-on-year +3.66% +8.39% +0.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 52
Reading median hourly rate £17.59 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.53% -1.02% +26.50%
10th Percentile £13.60 £10.75 £13.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £45.39 £40.17
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.69% -28.89% +31.81%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Risk Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Reading

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Risk Assessment in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Assessment in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) APMP
2 1 (20.00%) BDD

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) HP Helion
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Control Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Service Continuity Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) VMware