The median contractor rate for an IT Risk Analyst was £448 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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.

IT Risk Analyst
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 614 616
Rank change year-on-year +31 +2  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Risk Analyst 19 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.054% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.057% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 20
Median daily rate £448 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.63% +12.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £433 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £500 £463
% change year-on-year -11.50% +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44357 51050 53273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28704 33277 33414
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1510 2064
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

IT Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured IT Risk Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Risk Analyst in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Risk Analyst.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Risk Analyst in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Risk Analyst over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Risk Analyst in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +25 19 £448 -18.63% 5
London -4 15 £538 -2.27% 3
North West +24 2 £448 - 1
City of London -9 2 £538 +2.38%
Docklands, London - 2 £600 -
Cheshire - 2 £448 - 1
Knutsford - 2 £448 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £425 -
Warwickshire - 1 £438 -
Northampton - 1 £425 -
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
West Midlands - 1 £438 -

IT Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT 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 featuring IT Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (60.53%) Banking
2 17 (44.74%) Risk Management
3 15 (39.47%) Investment Banking
4 14 (36.84%) SQL
4 14 (36.84%) Market Risk
5 13 (34.21%) Business Analysis
6 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (23.68%) Finance
8 8 (21.05%) JIRA
9 7 (18.42%) Credit Risk
9 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (15.79%) Front Office
11 5 (13.16%) Derivative
11 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (13.16%) Collateral Management
11 5 (13.16%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (13.16%) Workflow
11 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.16%) Credit Risk Management
12 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
12 4 (10.53%) Migration
12 4 (10.53%) Information Security
13 3 (7.89%) Dollar Universe
13 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
13 3 (7.89%) Stress Testing
13 3 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 3 (7.89%) IT Governance
13 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring

IT Risk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) JIRA
2 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (60.53%) Banking
2 15 (39.47%) Investment Banking
3 9 (23.68%) Finance
4 6 (15.79%) Front Office
5 2 (5.26%) French Language
5 2 (5.26%) Legal
6 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Market Risk
2 7 (18.42%) Credit Risk
3 5 (13.16%) Derivative
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Risk Management
2 13 (34.21%) Business Analysis
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) Collateral Management
4 5 (13.16%) Credit Risk Management
4 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.16%) Workflow
5 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Information Security
5 4 (10.53%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.89%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) IT Governance
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (7.89%) Stress Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Information Security Management
7 2 (5.26%) ISMS
7 2 (5.26%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) CGEIT
1 2 (5.26%) CRISC
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (5.26%) COBIT
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.63%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 31000
3 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Murex
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau
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