The median contractor rate for an IT Risk Manager was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 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 Manager
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 602 629 623
Rank change year-on-year +27 -6  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Risk Manager 12 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.037% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.039% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 13
Median daily rate £600 £525 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £656 £673 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £469 £538
% change year-on-year -4.00% -12.79%  
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 44648 50928 53153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.82% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98440 117183 122955
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 £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4470 5127 7601
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 £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

IT Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Risk Manager in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Risk Manager in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Risk Manager over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Risk Manager in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Top 6 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 Manager within the UK 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
England +22 12 £600 +23.07% 5
UK excluding London +60 6 £450 -4.00% 3
London +1 6 £613 +6.52% 2
South East +16 3 - - 1
North of England +59 2 £475 - 2
Midlands - 1 £425 -

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT Risk Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 18 (72.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 6 (24.00%) Information Security
4 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (24.00%) Front Office
4 6 (24.00%) COBIT
5 5 (20.00%) Investment Management
5 5 (20.00%) Dependency Management
5 5 (20.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.00%) CISSP
5 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) PMP
6 4 (16.00%) PMI Certification
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.00%) CISM
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (16.00%) Wealth Management
6 4 (16.00%) Matrix Management
6 4 (16.00%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (12.00%) IT Audit
7 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (12.00%) Derivative
7 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle

IT Risk Manager 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 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) Front Office
4 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (12.00%) Derivative
3 2 (8.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (8.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (24.00%) Information Security
3 5 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 5 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Matrix Management
4 4 (16.00%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Wealth Management
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.00%) IT Audit
5 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.00%) Workflow
6 2 (8.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CISSP
2 4 (16.00%) CISM
2 4 (16.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (16.00%) PMP
2 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (12.00%) CISA
4 1 (4.00%) CGEIT
4 1 (4.00%) CRISC
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) COBIT
2 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (8.00%) QA
3 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (8.00%) SSAE 16
4 1 (4.00%) Basel III
4 1 (4.00%) CRD IV
4 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (4.00%) FINREP
4 1 (4.00%) IAS 39
4 1 (4.00%) IFRS
4 1 (4.00%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Sybase
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
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London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago