Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 21 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 Analysis
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 163 205
Rank change year-on-year -29 +42 -18
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 18 40 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.32% 0.70% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.88% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 13
South West median daily rate £700 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -15.79% +79.25%
10th Percentile £402 £325 £246
90th Percentile £733 £594 £571
England median daily rate £425 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
South West median hourly rate £45.00 - £39.27
England median hourly rate £43.75 £53.00 £70.00
% change year-on-year -17.45% -24.29% +300.00%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4592 4562 5205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.33% 79.95% 79.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2899 3072 3531
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £240 £255
90th Percentile £559 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 269 257
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +47.17%
10th Percentile £12.23 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.51
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in the South West

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analysis in the South West

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analysis in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analysis in the South West

Risk Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analysis in the South West

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Bristol -10 14 £700 +100.00%
Somerset - 2 £438 -
Gloucestershire +10 1 - -
Devon -6 1 - -
Risk Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 West region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 10 (55.56%) Information Security
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) CISSP
3 7 (38.89%) CESG
3 7 (38.89%) CESG CLAS
3 7 (38.89%) Sentinel
3 7 (38.89%) Information Assurance
3 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) CLAS
3 7 (38.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (33.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 6 (33.33%) IISP
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Coaching
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (11.11%) Primavera
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (11.11%) CISM
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (11.11%) Line Management
8 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
8 1 (5.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 1 (5.56%) Resource Levelling
8 1 (5.56%) PMO
8 1 (5.56%) Reinsurance

Risk Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Sentinel
2 2 (11.11%) Primavera
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) CLAS Security Advisor
1 7 (38.89%) Security Advisor
2 4 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Project Planner
4 1 (5.56%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Risk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Compliance Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) CESG
1 7 (38.89%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Information Security
2 7 (38.89%) Information Assurance
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Coaching
4 5 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) ITSM
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CISSP
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) CLAS
2 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) IISP
3 6 (33.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 2 (11.11%) CISM
5 1 (5.56%) CASP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (38.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (5.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft