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 3 months to 28 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 Management
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 75 77
Rank change year-on-year +11 +2  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 84 67 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.07% 2.24% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 2.83% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 42 47
Median daily rate £415 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £599 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Median hourly rate £36.25 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.81% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.60 £29.00
% change year-on-year -9.42% -4.82%  

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 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 2243 2364 2422
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.92% 78.91% 78.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1417 1565 1645
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 106 109
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 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 +17 38 £475 +5.55% 3
Bristol +5 28 £313 -13.79% 3
Devon - 8 £395 -
Cornwall - 3 £360 -
Dorset +9 2 - -
Gloucestershire -1 1 - -
Somerset -11 1 £350 - 2
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 68 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 48 (37.50%) Project Management
3 47 (36.72%) PRINCE2
3 47 (36.72%) SC Cleared
4 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (21.88%) Finance
6 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Project
6 21 (16.41%) PMO
7 18 (14.06%) Critical Path Analysis
8 17 (13.28%) DV Cleared
9 16 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (11.72%) PMI Certification
11 14 (10.94%) PMI
12 13 (10.16%) LAN
12 13 (10.16%) Information Assurance
13 12 (9.38%) Change Control
13 12 (9.38%) Coaching
13 12 (9.38%) WAN
13 12 (9.38%) Broadband
13 12 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 12 (9.38%) Telecoms
13 12 (9.38%) Product Breakdown Structure
13 12 (9.38%) Work Breakdown Structure
14 11 (8.59%) Military
14 11 (8.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (8.59%) Risk Analysis
15 10 (7.81%) Information Security
16 9 (7.03%) CESG
16 9 (7.03%) Electronics

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 3 (2.34%) CMS
2 2 (1.56%) MS Project Server
2 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.78%) nginx
3 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.78%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 13 (10.16%) LAN
3 12 (9.38%) Broadband
3 12 (9.38%) WAN
4 4 (3.13%) Firewall
4 4 (3.13%) Internet
5 3 (2.34%) Network Security
6 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.78%) 2G
7 1 (0.78%) 3G
7 1 (0.78%) 4G
7 1 (0.78%) DMZ
7 1 (0.78%) DSL
7 1 (0.78%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.78%) MVNO
7 1 (0.78%) NAS
7 1 (0.78%) SAN
7 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.78%) MySQL
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (21.88%) Finance
2 12 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.59%) Military
4 9 (7.03%) Electronics
5 6 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.69%) Marketing
6 4 (3.13%) Retail
7 3 (2.34%) Legal
8 1 (0.78%) Back Office
8 1 (0.78%) Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (29.69%) Project Manager
2 20 (15.63%) Project Planner
3 12 (9.38%) Installation Manager
4 11 (8.59%) Risk Manager
5 9 (7.03%) Programme Manager
6 7 (5.47%) Senior Manager
7 6 (4.69%) Project Officer
7 6 (4.69%) Project Support Officer
7 6 (4.69%) Security Advisor
7 6 (4.69%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (4.69%) Support Officer
8 5 (3.91%) Analyst
8 5 (3.91%) Coordinator
8 5 (3.91%) Project Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Security Assurance Coordinator
9 4 (3.13%) IT Manager
9 4 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (3.13%) Programme Planner
10 3 (2.34%) Consultant
10 3 (2.34%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.34%) JFC
2 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.78%) Django
2 1 (0.78%) jQuery
2 1 (0.78%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) PMI
2 9 (7.03%) CESG
3 8 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.91%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (2.34%) BYOD
6 3 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.56%) PKI
8 1 (0.78%) Home Automation
8 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.78%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) VAX
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.47%) Windows
2 4 (3.13%) Linux
2 4 (3.13%) Unix
2 4 (3.13%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.56%) Solaris
3 2 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (37.50%) Project Management
2 47 (36.72%) PRINCE2
3 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.06%) Critical Path Analysis
5 16 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (10.16%) Information Assurance
7 12 (9.38%) Change Control
7 12 (9.38%) Coaching
7 12 (9.38%) Product Breakdown Structure
7 12 (9.38%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 11 (8.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (8.59%) Risk Analysis
9 10 (7.81%) Information Security
10 9 (7.03%) Dependency Management
11 8 (6.25%) Programme Management
12 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.47%) Change Management
12 7 (5.47%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (4.69%) ITIL
13 6 (4.69%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.69%) C
2 2 (1.56%) Python
3 1 (0.78%) SQL
3 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 68 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 47 (36.72%) SC Cleared
3 17 (13.28%) DV Cleared
4 15 (11.72%) PMI Certification
5 12 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (5.47%) APMP
6 7 (5.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (4.69%) CLAS
8 5 (3.91%) Degree
9 4 (3.13%) CISM
9 4 (3.13%) CISSP
10 2 (1.56%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (1.56%) HNC
10 2 (1.56%) HND
10 2 (1.56%) IISP
10 2 (1.56%) PMP
11 1 (0.78%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.41%) PMO
2 7 (5.47%) RMADS
3 5 (3.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.13%) QA
5 2 (1.56%) IFRS
5 2 (1.56%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.78%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Nessus
1 2 (1.56%) Nmap
2 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (5.47%) SAP
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.56%) Qualys
4 1 (0.78%) Capita
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco
4 1 (0.78%) McAfee
4 1 (0.78%) Northgate
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle
4 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.78%) Sun
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