The median contractor rate for a Risk Analyst was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analyst
England / South East
Rank 237 251 263
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12  
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 8 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.12% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -1.38% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7288 8686 9157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.05% 94.92% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4122 5321 4899
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 373 440
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.05 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in the South East

Risk Analyst
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 Analyst in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analyst in the South East

Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analyst in the South East

Risk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analyst in the South East

Risk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Risk Analyst in the South East

Risk Analyst
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 Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Surrey +21 5 £475 -
Berkshire +22 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -15 1 £300 -33.33%
Risk Analyst
England

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South East region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (52.63%) Risk Management
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (31.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (31.58%) CRISC
4 5 (26.32%) IT Governance
4 5 (26.32%) CGEIT
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) MS Office
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) COBIT
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
6 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 3 (15.79%) GAMP
6 3 (15.79%) GxP
6 3 (15.79%) ERP
7 2 (10.53%) Information Security
8 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Legal
8 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
8 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (5.26%) Business Process Mapping

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (31.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Risk Management
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) IT Governance
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) BCP
6 1 (5.26%) BPR
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CRISC
2 5 (26.32%) CGEIT
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) CISA
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) COBIT
3 3 (15.79%) GAMP
3 3 (15.79%) GxP
4 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Intel