Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 January 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 333 321
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12 +14
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 37 26 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.17% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.21% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 46
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -1.66% +8.47%
10th Percentile £278 £367 £268
90th Percentile £572 £629 £525
England median daily rate £425 £406 £475
% change year-on-year +4.62% -14.47% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
South East median hourly rate £41.85 - £147.50
England median hourly rate £43.43 £41.25 £47.14
% change year-on-year +5.27% -12.49% +55.82%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,740 12,542 14,701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.84% 82.21% 80.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,281 7,529 8,781
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £253
90th Percentile £581 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 503 621
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% -18.33% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.06 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.49 £52.50
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in the South East

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analysis in the South East

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analysis in the South East

Risk Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analysis in the South East

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Thames Valley -15 14 £400 - 2
Hampshire +13 12 £310 -12.37% 1
Berkshire -17 9 £400 - 1
Surrey -24 6 £563 +30.81%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £400 - 1
West Sussex -3 3 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £560 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £140 -
Risk Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) Scenario Testing
3 10 (27.03%) Test Scripting
3 10 (27.03%) Test Strategy
4 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
4 9 (24.32%) Knowledge Management
4 9 (24.32%) Degree
5 8 (21.62%) Finance
6 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) Project Management
6 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (16.22%) PMO
7 6 (16.22%) Functional Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (13.51%) Business Process Mapping
8 5 (13.51%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
8 5 (13.51%) GDPR
8 5 (13.51%) Master's Degree
9 4 (10.81%) Contingency Planning
9 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) Data Quality
9 4 (10.81%) Validation
9 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.81%) SQL
9 4 (10.81%) ITIL
9 4 (10.81%) UML
9 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling

Risk Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) IaaS
1 1 (2.70%) PaaS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
1 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
1 1 (2.70%) DB2
1 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Law
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Tester
3 5 (13.51%) Functional Tester
4 4 (10.81%) Data Modeller
4 4 (10.81%) Risk Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) PMO Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Transformation Project Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Officer
7 1 (2.70%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) FMCG
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) Life Science
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Scenario Testing
2 10 (27.03%) Test Scripting
2 10 (27.03%) Test Strategy
3 9 (24.32%) Knowledge Management
3 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
4 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
4 7 (18.92%) Project Management
5 6 (16.22%) Functional Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Business Process Mapping
6 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
6 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (10.81%) Contingency Planning
7 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.81%) ETL
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.81%) UML
7 4 (10.81%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 9 (24.32%) Degree
4 5 (13.51%) Master's Degree
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) PMP
7 1 (2.70%) CIPD
7 1 (2.70%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) PMO
2 5 (13.51%) GDPR
3 4 (10.81%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.70%) GAMP
4 1 (2.70%) GxP
4 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.11%) SAP
2 2 (5.41%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.70%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.70%) IBM