The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 22 June 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 Management
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 158 133
Rank change year-on-year +17 -25  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 114 117 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.47% 1.30% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.58% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 72 83
Median daily rate £439 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £276 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £649 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £39.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +205.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.56 £30.00
% change year-on-year -9.28% -8.13%  

Risk Management 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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6447 7396 7617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.98% 81.98% 80.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3769 4529 4403
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 274 265
Median hourly rate £31.00 £30.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.81% +18.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Risk Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the South East

Risk Management
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 Management in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in the South East

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in the South East

Risk Management
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 Management in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in the South East

Risk Management
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 Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 June 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 +18 35 £475 +5.55% 10
Berkshire +19 30 £400 -17.94% 10
Hampshire -1 16 £402 +4.41% 5
Buckinghamshire -22 13 £440 -7.22% 5
East Sussex +7 7 £431 +15.00% 3
Oxfordshire -4 6 £450 +5.88% 3
Middlesex - 3 - - 2
West Sussex +7 2 £360 -10.00%
Kent +2 2 £590 +24.21% 3
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management 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 South East region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 78 (33.19%) Finance
2 74 (31.49%) Project Management
3 61 (25.96%) Security Cleared
4 45 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (18.30%) SC Cleared
6 41 (17.45%) PRINCE2
7 38 (16.17%) Management Information System
8 36 (15.32%) Information Security
9 34 (14.47%) Change Management
10 33 (14.04%) ITIL
11 32 (13.62%) Windows
11 32 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (13.19%) Degree
13 28 (11.91%) Service Delivery
13 28 (11.91%) Microsoft
14 26 (11.06%) PMO
15 25 (10.64%) DV Cleared
16 24 (10.21%) ISMS
16 24 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (9.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 23 (9.79%) PMI Certification
18 22 (9.36%) SAP
18 22 (9.36%) Change Control
19 21 (8.94%) CISSP
20 20 (8.51%) PMI
21 19 (8.09%) Migration
21 19 (8.09%) Risk Assessment
22 17 (7.23%) Programme Management
22 17 (7.23%) Unix
22 17 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement

Risk Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.55%) SAS
3 3 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.85%) Apache
4 2 (0.85%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.43%) Drupal
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (5.53%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (5.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (4.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (3.83%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.98%) EngageOne
6 5 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (1.70%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (1.70%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.85%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.85%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.83%) Office 365
2 8 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.55%) OneDrive
4 4 (1.70%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (1.28%) PaaS
5 3 (1.28%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.40%) Firewall
1 8 (3.40%) IPsec
2 6 (2.55%) Wireless
3 5 (2.13%) Internet
3 5 (2.13%) Network Security
4 4 (1.70%) WAN
5 3 (1.28%) VPN
6 2 (0.85%) MPLS
6 2 (0.85%) SMTP
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.43%) CTI
7 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.43%) HTTP
7 1 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.43%) LAN
7 1 (0.43%) LDAP
7 1 (0.43%) NAS
7 1 (0.43%) RIP
7 1 (0.43%) SAN
7 1 (0.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.55%) Big Data
3 4 (1.70%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.28%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.85%) NewSQL
5 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.85%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.85%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.43%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.43%) MySQL
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.28%) NeoLoad
2 3 (1.28%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.85%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.85%) JUnit
3 2 (0.85%) Selenium
4 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 78 (33.19%) Finance
2 15 (6.38%) Banking
2 15 (6.38%) Retail
2 15 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.96%) Legal
4 9 (3.83%) Billing
4 9 (3.83%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.40%) Digital Economy
5 8 (3.40%) Marketing
6 7 (2.98%) Law
6 7 (2.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (2.98%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.70%) Electronics
7 4 (1.70%) Publishing
8 3 (1.28%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 51 (21.70%) Project Manager
2 33 (14.04%) Analyst
3 20 (8.51%) Consultant
4 15 (6.38%) Security Consultant
5 14 (5.96%) SAP Manager
6 13 (5.53%) Architect
7 12 (5.11%) Risk Analyst
7 12 (5.11%) SAP Project Manager
8 11 (4.68%) IT Manager
9 10 (4.26%) Business Analyst
10 9 (3.83%) Designer
10 9 (3.83%) Service Manager
11 8 (3.40%) Developer
11 8 (3.40%) Engagement Manager
11 8 (3.40%) IT Analyst
11 8 (3.40%) Support Officer
11 8 (3.40%) Test Analyst
12 7 (2.98%) Delivery Manager
12 7 (2.98%) Information Security Consultant
12 7 (2.98%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.55%) XML
2 3 (1.28%) Web Services
3 2 (0.85%) .NET
3 2 (0.85%) HTML
3 2 (0.85%) HTML5
3 2 (0.85%) jQuery
4 1 (0.43%) EJB
4 1 (0.43%) J2EE
4 1 (0.43%) JMS
4 1 (0.43%) JSON
4 1 (0.43%) JSP
4 1 (0.43%) Kafka
4 1 (0.43%) Middleware
4 1 (0.43%) REST
4 1 (0.43%) SAML
4 1 (0.43%) Servlets
4 1 (0.43%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.43%) Struts
4 1 (0.43%) XSLT
4 1 (0.43%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.17%) Management Information System
2 24 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (8.51%) PMI
4 15 (6.38%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.83%) Life Science
6 8 (3.40%) CESG
7 6 (2.55%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.70%) RIA
9 3 (1.28%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.28%) Smart Energy
9 3 (1.28%) Social Media
10 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.85%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.43%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.43%) Freedom of Information Act
11 1 (0.43%) IVR
11 1 (0.43%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.62%) Windows
2 17 (7.23%) Unix
3 9 (3.83%) Linux
4 7 (2.98%) AIX
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.43%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (31.49%) Project Management
2 45 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (17.45%) PRINCE2
4 36 (15.32%) Information Security
5 34 (14.47%) Change Management
6 33 (14.04%) ITIL
7 32 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (11.91%) Service Delivery
9 24 (10.21%) ISMS
10 22 (9.36%) Change Control
11 19 (8.09%) Migration
11 19 (8.09%) Risk Assessment
12 17 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (7.23%) Programme Management
13 16 (6.81%) Configuration Management
13 16 (6.81%) Security Testing
14 14 (5.96%) Incident Management
14 14 (5.96%) Test Strategy
15 13 (5.53%) Cybersecurity
15 13 (5.53%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.83%) PowerShell
2 8 (3.40%) JavaScript
3 7 (2.98%) C
3 7 (2.98%) Python
3 7 (2.98%) SQL
4 5 (2.13%) VB
5 4 (1.70%) Java
6 2 (0.85%) C#
6 2 (0.85%) Perl
6 2 (0.85%) PHP
6 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.43%) C++
7 1 (0.43%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 61 (25.96%) Security Cleared
2 43 (18.30%) SC Cleared
3 31 (13.19%) Degree
4 25 (10.64%) DV Cleared
5 23 (9.79%) PMI Certification
6 21 (8.94%) CISSP
7 16 (6.81%) PMP
8 15 (6.38%) CESG Certified Professional
9 13 (5.53%) CEH
10 12 (5.11%) CREST Certified
10 12 (5.11%) OSCP
11 11 (4.68%) CISM
12 9 (3.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 6 (2.55%) CRISC
13 6 (2.55%) ISEB
13 6 (2.55%) Numerate Degree
14 5 (2.13%) IRCA
14 5 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.06%) PMO
2 23 (9.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (6.38%) RMADS
4 12 (5.11%) QA
5 8 (3.40%) PCI DSS
6 6 (2.55%) Basel II
6 6 (2.55%) GxP
6 6 (2.55%) IFRS
6 6 (2.55%) IFRS 9
6 6 (2.55%) JSP 440
6 6 (2.55%) SLA
7 5 (2.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 4 (1.70%) COBIT
9 3 (1.28%) ISO 22301
9 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.85%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.85%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.43%) HDFS
4 1 (0.43%) NDS
4 1 (0.43%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.28%) Kibana
2 2 (0.85%) SCCM
2 2 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.85%) WSUS
3 1 (0.43%) Ansible
3 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (11.91%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.36%) SAP
3 14 (5.96%) Oracle
4 7 (2.98%) Cisco
4 7 (2.98%) Remedy
4 7 (2.98%) VMware
5 6 (2.55%) HP
6 5 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.70%) Ariba
7 4 (1.70%) Concur
7 4 (1.70%) IBM
8 3 (1.28%) Juniper
8 3 (1.28%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (1.28%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.85%) Citrix
9 2 (0.85%) hybris
10 1 (0.43%) Aerohive Networks
10 1 (0.43%) CyberArk
10 1 (0.43%) F5
10 1 (0.43%) Verint
Staines, Middlesex
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £510 per day + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Rate: £36,592 Fixed Term Contract for 12 months
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum + up to 3 days working from home
Posted: 6 days ago