Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 June 2018 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 West
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 87 108
Rank change year-on-year +9 +21 -13
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 121 124 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.43% 2.37% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 2.85% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 87 71
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £311 £306 £313
90th Percentile £528 £683 £645
England median daily rate £500 £495 £485
% change year-on-year +1.01% +2.06% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 8
South West median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.64% - -
10th Percentile £21.63 £25.75 £22.50
90th Percentile £30.48 £35.00 £28.75
England median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.64% - -5.17%

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 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 4,073 4,354 4,732
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.84% 83.11% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,445 2,809 3,131
South West median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £269 £243 £255
90th Percentile £563 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 204 245
South West median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.75% - +22.93%
10th Percentile £11.66 £14.16 £14.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.75 £52.40
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the South West

Risk Management
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 Management in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in the South West

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the South West over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in the South West

Risk Management
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 Management in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in the South West

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the South West over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Risk Management in the South West

Risk Management
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 Management within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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 -1 38 £450 - 4
Bristol -9 31 £425 +16.44% 12
Gloucestershire +25 22 £375 - 4
Cornwall -1 5 £325 -9.72%
Devon -7 5 £475 +26.67% 1
Dorset -7 3 £550 - 6
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 66 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 46 (38.02%) Finance
3 41 (33.88%) Project Management
4 37 (30.58%) Information Security
4 37 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (30.58%) SC Cleared
5 28 (23.14%) CISSP
6 26 (21.49%) Change Control
7 25 (20.66%) Management Information System
8 23 (19.01%) PRINCE2
9 20 (16.53%) Information Assurance
10 18 (14.88%) PCI DSS
10 18 (14.88%) Microsoft
10 18 (14.88%) CISM
11 17 (14.05%) Requirements Management
12 16 (13.22%) Legal
13 15 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (12.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 15 (12.40%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (11.57%) Office 365
14 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (10.74%) DV Cleared
15 13 (10.74%) RMADS
15 13 (10.74%) SharePoint
16 12 (9.92%) Microsoft Office
16 12 (9.92%) CISA
16 12 (9.92%) Document Management
16 12 (9.92%) Risk Analysis
17 11 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 11 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management

Risk Management
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 13 (10.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.31%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.65%) Confluence
3 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (9.92%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Primavera
2 1 (0.83%) Endur
2 1 (0.83%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.57%) Office 365
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.48%) SaaS
4 2 (1.65%) PaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.65%) Firewall
2 2 (1.65%) Internet
2 2 (1.65%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.65%) LAN
2 2 (1.65%) NAS
2 2 (1.65%) SAN
3 1 (0.83%) Broadband
3 1 (0.83%) DHCP
3 1 (0.83%) DNS
3 1 (0.83%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.83%) Wireless
3 1 (0.83%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (38.02%) Finance
2 16 (13.22%) Legal
3 11 (9.09%) Electronics
3 11 (9.09%) Military
4 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.13%) Back Office
5 5 (4.13%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.13%) Marketing
6 3 (2.48%) Banking
7 2 (1.65%) Retail
8 1 (0.83%) Billing
8 1 (0.83%) Front Office
8 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.83%) Local Government
8 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (20.66%) Analyst
2 20 (16.53%) Project Manager
3 10 (8.26%) Project Officer
4 8 (6.61%) Risk Analyst
4 8 (6.61%) Security Analyst
5 7 (5.79%) Coordinator
6 6 (4.96%) Information Officer
6 6 (4.96%) Information Security Officer
6 6 (4.96%) Project Support Officer
6 6 (4.96%) Security Assurance Coordinator
6 6 (4.96%) Security Officer
6 6 (4.96%) Support Officer
7 5 (4.13%) Consultant
7 5 (4.13%) Information Analyst
7 5 (4.13%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (3.31%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.31%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.31%) IT Manager
8 4 (3.31%) Security Manager
8 4 (3.31%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.66%) Management Information System
2 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.48%) NHS
4 2 (1.65%) PKI
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Linked Data
5 1 (0.83%) VAX
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.96%) Windows
2 3 (2.48%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.65%) Linux
3 2 (1.65%) Unix
4 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.88%) Project Management
2 37 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (30.58%) Information Security
3 26 (21.49%) Change Control
4 23 (19.01%) PRINCE2
5 20 (16.53%) Information Assurance
6 17 (14.05%) Requirements Management
7 15 (12.40%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (9.92%) Document Management
8 12 (9.92%) Risk Analysis
9 11 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
9 11 (9.09%) ITIL
10 10 (8.26%) Scrum
11 9 (7.44%) Programme Management
11 9 (7.44%) System Integration Testing
11 9 (7.44%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (6.61%) Change Management
12 8 (6.61%) Coaching
12 8 (6.61%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.09%) C
2 3 (2.48%) SQL
3 2 (1.65%) C#
4 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 37 (30.58%) SC Cleared
3 28 (23.14%) CISSP
4 18 (14.88%) CISM
5 15 (12.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (10.74%) DV Cleared
7 12 (9.92%) CISA
8 6 (4.96%) Degree
9 5 (4.13%) CRISC
9 5 (4.13%) ISTQB
10 4 (3.31%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (1.65%) ISACA
11 2 (1.65%) ISEB
12 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.83%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.83%) MBA
12 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.88%) PCI DSS
2 13 (10.74%) RMADS
3 11 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (6.61%) QA
5 6 (4.96%) GDPR
6 5 (4.13%) COBIT
6 5 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (3.31%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.83%) IFRS
8 1 (0.83%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) Single Sign-On
1 5 (4.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.65%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.65%) WSUS
3 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (14.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.13%) SAP
3 2 (1.65%) Capita
3 2 (1.65%) McAfee
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle
3 2 (1.65%) VMware
4 1 (0.83%) 3PAR
4 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco
4 1 (0.83%) HP
4 1 (0.83%) Hyperion
4 1 (0.83%) Meraki
4 1 (0.83%) NetApp
4 1 (0.83%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (0.83%) OpenLink
4 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.83%) Sun