The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 29 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 Assessment
England > South West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 133 129
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 10 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.34% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 10
South West median daily rate £513 £486 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.39% +40.94%  
10th Percentile £183 £322 £296
90th Percentile £799 £558 £578
England median daily rate £500 £525 £435
% change year-on-year -4.76% +20.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £62.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year -24.00% +135.84%  

Risk Assessment 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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2237 2378 2464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.82% 78.98% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5228 5569 5784
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
10th Percentile £270 £275 £275
90th Percentile £569 £613 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 282 301
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  
10th Percentile £17.00 £19.75 £15.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.23 £55.00
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in the South West

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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 Assessment in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Assessment in the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in the South West over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Assessment in the South West

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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 Assessment in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Assessment in the South West

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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 Assessment within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Wiltshire 0 5 £799 +63.84%
Cornwall - 3 £183 -
Bristol -8 2 £513 +78.26% 1
Risk Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 7 (33.33%) CESG
2 5 (23.81%) CLAS
2 5 (23.81%) RMADS
2 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) CESG CLAS
2 5 (23.81%) Information Security
3 4 (19.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Hazard Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (14.29%) Validation
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) ISEB
4 3 (14.29%) BMC
4 3 (14.29%) Contract Management
4 3 (14.29%) Snow
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.52%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) CISSP
5 2 (9.52%) CISM
5 2 (9.52%) Firewall
5 2 (9.52%) C

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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 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Security Advisor
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) CLAS Security Advisor
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Requirements Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Auditor
5 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Change Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) RAMS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) CESG
2 5 (23.81%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) PKI
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Solaris
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (23.81%) Information Security
3 4 (19.05%) Hazard Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Contract Management
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 3 (14.29%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CLAS
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
4 2 (9.52%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (9.52%) CISM
4 2 (9.52%) CISSP
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) RMADS
2 4 (19.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 19770
3 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (9.52%) IEC 61508
4 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (9.52%) JSP 440
4 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Nessus
1 2 (9.52%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) BMC
1 3 (14.29%) Snow
2 2 (9.52%) Qualys
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft