Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 147 123
Rank change year-on-year -5 -24 -11
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 269 285 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.60% 1.70% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.06% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 171 212
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +14.80% +0.91%
10th Percentile £307 £313 £309
90th Percentile £650 £625 £538
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £27.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -50.91% +107.55%
10th Percentile £31.25 £11.90 £11.90
90th Percentile £45.75 £39.88 £67.03
England median hourly rate £26.31 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year -4.33% -7.56% +8.18%

Risk Management 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 13966 13858 15814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.90% 82.60% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8365 8369 9417
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.56%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £255
90th Percentile £575 £563 £533
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 551 606
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% - +48.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.49
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 17 November 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
Thames Valley +24 171 £425 -15.00% 9
Berkshire +27 98 £394 -17.11% 5
Buckinghamshire -5 67 £500 - 1
Hampshire -33 35 £423 -11.05% 3
Surrey -31 31 £500 +11.11% 1
East Sussex +4 9 £438 +25.00% 1
Kent -9 7 £530 -3.64% 1
Oxfordshire +5 6 £481 +11.59% 3
West Sussex -14 5 £525 +31.25%
Middlesex +8 4 £466 -22.42%
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 85 (31.60%) Finance
2 69 (25.65%) Information Security
2 69 (25.65%) Project Management
3 55 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (18.22%) ITIL
5 42 (15.61%) Telecoms
5 42 (15.61%) Management Information System
5 42 (15.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 38 (14.13%) Security Cleared
6 38 (14.13%) Service Delivery
7 36 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (13.38%) Microsoft Excel
7 36 (13.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 31 (11.52%) Security Management
9 30 (11.15%) PRINCE2
10 29 (10.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 28 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
11 28 (10.41%) Service Management
11 28 (10.41%) Risk Assessment
12 26 (9.67%) Legal
12 26 (9.67%) Microsoft
12 26 (9.67%) CISSP
13 25 (9.29%) Degree
14 24 (8.92%) SC Cleared
14 24 (8.92%) ISMS
14 24 (8.92%) CISM
15 23 (8.55%) Change Management
16 22 (8.18%) Programme Management
17 20 (7.43%) Information Security Management
17 20 (7.43%) SAP

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 (4.09%) SAS
2 10 (3.72%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.74%) CMS
3 2 (0.74%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 36 (13.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (10.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (5.20%) Microsoft Project
3 14 (5.20%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.74%) Open Workbench
5 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) SAP GRC
2 3 (1.12%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.74%) HFM
3 2 (0.74%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.74%) SAP SM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.37%) RMDS
4 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.09%) Office 365
2 8 (2.97%) IaaS
3 7 (2.60%) PaaS
4 6 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.86%) Firebase
6 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.49%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.12%) SaaS
8 2 (0.74%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.97%) Internet
2 7 (2.60%) Firewall
2 7 (2.60%) Network Security
3 3 (1.12%) ATM
3 3 (1.12%) LAN
3 3 (1.12%) MPLS
3 3 (1.12%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.12%) WAN
3 3 (1.12%) Wireless
4 2 (0.74%) ADSL
4 2 (0.74%) Broadband
4 2 (0.74%) Intranet
4 2 (0.74%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.74%) ISDN
4 2 (0.74%) SCCP
4 2 (0.74%) VoIP
4 2 (0.74%) VPN
5 1 (0.37%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.37%) SSH
5 1 (0.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.49%) NewSQL
2 4 (1.49%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.49%) QlikView
2 4 (1.49%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.74%) Essbase
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.37%) Big Data
4 1 (0.37%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.74%) Selenium
2 2 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 85 (31.60%) Finance
2 42 (15.61%) Telecoms
3 26 (9.67%) Legal
4 19 (7.06%) Retail
5 18 (6.69%) Banking
6 16 (5.95%) Marketing
7 14 (5.20%) Manufacturing
8 9 (3.35%) Law
9 8 (2.97%) Electronics
10 7 (2.60%) Financial Institution
10 7 (2.60%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.12%) Billing
11 3 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.74%) Automotive
12 2 (0.74%) Back Office
12 2 (0.74%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.37%) Games
13 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (17.84%) Project Manager
2 33 (12.27%) Consultant
3 32 (11.90%) Analyst
4 20 (7.43%) Service Manager
5 16 (5.95%) Architect
5 16 (5.95%) Security Consultant
6 11 (4.09%) Business Analyst
6 11 (4.09%) Security Architect
6 11 (4.09%) Service Transition Manager
6 11 (4.09%) Transition Manager
7 9 (3.35%) Compliance Specialist
7 9 (3.35%) Security Specialist
8 8 (2.97%) IT Manager
8 8 (2.97%) Risk Analyst
8 8 (2.97%) Risk Manager
8 8 (2.97%) Service Design Manager
9 7 (2.60%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 7 (2.60%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (2.60%) Developer
9 7 (2.60%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.60%) .NET
2 5 (1.86%) ASP.NET
2 5 (1.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (1.86%) WCF
3 3 (1.12%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.37%) Rendezvous
4 1 (0.37%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.61%) Management Information System
2 28 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.72%) CESG
4 9 (3.35%) PMI
5 7 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.60%) Credit Risk
5 7 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.23%) CMDB
7 5 (1.86%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.86%) Market Risk
7 5 (1.86%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.49%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.12%) Fintech
10 2 (0.74%) BYOD
10 2 (0.74%) Life Science
10 2 (0.74%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.37%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.37%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.95%) Windows
2 6 (2.23%) Linux
3 5 (1.86%) Unix
4 3 (1.12%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.74%) Solaris
6 1 (0.37%) CentOS
6 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (25.65%) Information Security
1 69 (25.65%) Project Management
2 55 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (18.22%) ITIL
4 38 (14.13%) Service Delivery
5 36 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (13.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 31 (11.52%) Security Management
7 30 (11.15%) PRINCE2
8 28 (10.41%) Risk Assessment
8 28 (10.41%) Service Management
9 24 (8.92%) ISMS
10 23 (8.55%) Change Management
11 22 (8.18%) Programme Management
12 20 (7.43%) Cybersecurity
12 20 (7.43%) Information Security Management
13 19 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (7.06%) Service Design
14 16 (5.95%) Data Protection
14 16 (5.95%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.95%) C#
2 12 (4.46%) SQL
3 8 (2.97%) VBA
4 5 (1.86%) Java
4 5 (1.86%) VB
5 4 (1.49%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.74%) C
6 2 (0.74%) C++
7 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.37%) Perl
7 1 (0.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (14.13%) Security Cleared
2 26 (9.67%) CISSP
3 25 (9.29%) Degree
4 24 (8.92%) CISM
4 24 (8.92%) SC Cleared
5 18 (6.69%) PMI Certification
6 17 (6.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 16 (5.95%) DV Cleared
8 15 (5.58%) PMP
9 11 (4.09%) CESG Certified Professional
10 9 (3.35%) CISA
11 8 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (2.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 7 (2.60%) Numerate Degree
12 7 (2.60%) PCI QSA
13 4 (1.49%) CRISC
13 4 (1.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
14 3 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (15.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (6.69%) PCI DSS
2 18 (6.69%) PMO
3 16 (5.95%) SLA
4 13 (4.83%) GDPR
5 12 (4.46%) ISO 9001
6 9 (3.35%) COBIT
7 7 (2.60%) Basel II
7 7 (2.60%) IFRS
7 7 (2.60%) IFRS 9
7 7 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 7 (2.60%) QA
8 6 (2.23%) ISO 31000
8 6 (2.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (1.49%) Data Quality
10 3 (1.12%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 9 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.37%) OpenDJ
3 1 (0.37%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.37%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) SCCM
2 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (9.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.43%) SAP
3 7 (2.60%) HP
3 7 (2.60%) Oracle
4 6 (2.23%) Cisco
4 6 (2.23%) IBM
4 6 (2.23%) VMware
5 5 (1.86%) Apple
5 5 (1.86%) Google
6 4 (1.49%) Symantec
6 4 (1.49%) Teradata
7 3 (1.12%) Blue Coat
7 3 (1.12%) BT
7 3 (1.12%) Qualys
7 3 (1.12%) Remedy
8 2 (0.74%) BMC
8 2 (0.74%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.74%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.74%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.74%) Splunk