Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Risk Analyst was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Risk Analyst
England > South West
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 191 209
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 3 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.054% 0.28% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.30% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 4
South West median daily rate £338 £300 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -45.45% +52.78%
10th Percentile £304 £229 £334
90th Percentile £401 £486 £764
England median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £36.50 - £19.52

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 West. 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 West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5292 5737 6058
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.66% 95.55% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3311 3692 3809
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £220 £230 £225
90th Percentile £530 £550 £525
England median daily rate £443 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 322 375
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +57.14% +10.53%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.24 £46.30
England median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.74% +8.57% +1.74%

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Risk Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in the South West

Risk Analyst
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 Analyst in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analyst in the South West

Risk Analyst
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 Analyst in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analyst in the South West

Risk Analyst
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 Analyst within the South West region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Wiltshire +5 2 £375 +20.97%
Gloucestershire +9 1 £300 +20.00%
Risk Analyst
England

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 West region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Credit Risk
2 2 (66.67%) RIA
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) IFRS
2 2 (66.67%) IFRS 9
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking

Risk Analyst Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Credit Risk
1 2 (66.67%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) IFRS
1 2 (66.67%) IFRS 9