The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management
Wales / South Wales
Rank 50 62 40
Rank change year-on-year +12 -22  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 5 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.90% 1.37% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.58% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Median daily rate £363 £413 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.12% -12.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £256 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £475 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year -40.00% +56.25%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 469 506 324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 84.20% 86.50% 74.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 351 220
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.15 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.16% +91.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in South Wales

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in South Wales

Risk Management
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cardiff +16 4 £363 -23.68% 3
Newport -2 1 - -
Risk Management
Wales

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) NHS
5 3 (21.43%) MS Project
5 3 (21.43%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (14.29%) COBIT
6 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) CISSP
6 2 (14.29%) CISA
6 2 (14.29%) CISM
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) P3O

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Service Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Planner
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Database Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Product Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) ISMS
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CISA
1 2 (14.29%) CISM
1 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) COBIT
2 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) P3O
2 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft