The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Risk Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 29 March 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 Analysis
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 490 507 491
Rank change year-on-year +17 -16  
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 115 141 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.32% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 87 59
Median daily rate £400 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £314 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £53.00 £29.25 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.19% -36.41%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £29.25 £46.00
% change year-on-year +81.19% -36.41%  

Risk Analysis 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37580 44576 42623
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.08% 82.82% 79.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24839 29287 26403
Median daily rate £450 £430 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.77% +2.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1111 1229
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +32.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Risk Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in the UK

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analysis in the UK

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analysis in the UK

Risk Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analysis in the UK

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 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 +29 105 £400 - 23
London +28 54 £408 +1.87% 11
South West -3 14 £425 -10.52%
North West +35 11 £413 +17.85%
South East +1 8 £530 +32.50% 5
West Midlands +15 7 £300 -25.00% 1
Manchester - 6 £575 -
City of London 0 5 £374 - 4
East Midlands -1 5 £350 -22.22%
Scotland +23 4 £450 +164.70%
Gloucestershire +1 4 £475 -
Wiltshire - 4 £425 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £350 -
Mansfield - 4 £350 -
Croydon - 4 £450 -
Cheshire +28 3 £363 -
Yorkshire +15 3 £463 -6.32% 1
Chester +10 3 £363 -
Feltham +4 3 - -
Surrey +3 3 £530 +6.00% 3
Bristol +2 3 £388 +21.09%
East of England -4 3 £400 +6.66% 4
Essex - 3 £400 -
Warwickshire - 3 £300 -
Birmingham - 3 £300 - 1
Chelmsford - 3 £400 -
Warwick - 3 £300 -
Edinburgh +17 2 £425 -
West Yorkshire +14 2 £481 +10.00% 1
Hampshire +8 2 £428 +22.14% 1

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 92 (39.32%) Finance
2 71 (30.34%) Security Cleared
3 68 (29.06%) Risk Management
4 66 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (21.37%) SC Cleared
6 44 (18.80%) Project Management
7 42 (17.95%) MS Excel
8 38 (16.24%) Microsoft
9 35 (14.96%) MS Project
10 30 (12.82%) Degree
11 29 (12.39%) Banking
12 27 (11.54%) Programme Management
12 27 (11.54%) MS Office
12 27 (11.54%) PRINCE2
13 24 (10.26%) Information Security
14 23 (9.83%) CISSP
14 23 (9.83%) Waterfall
14 23 (9.83%) Root Cause Analysis
15 22 (9.40%) Validation
16 21 (8.97%) Telecoms
16 21 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
16 21 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (8.97%) Test Automation
17 20 (8.55%) DV Cleared
17 20 (8.55%) Migration
17 20 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
18 19 (8.12%) Management Information System
18 19 (8.12%) Project Planning
18 19 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
19 18 (7.69%) Windows

Risk Analysis
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 6 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.85%) Confluence
2 2 (0.85%) MQSeries
2 2 (0.85%) SAS
3 1 (0.43%) Documentum
3 1 (0.43%) IIS
3 1 (0.43%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.43%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 42 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 35 (14.96%) MS Project
3 27 (11.54%) MS Office
4 21 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.28%) Primavera
2 3 (1.28%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.43%) BASE24
3 1 (0.43%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.43%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.43%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.56%) Office 365
2 3 (1.28%) IaaS
3 1 (0.43%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.43%) PaaS
3 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.14%) LAN
1 5 (2.14%) WAN
2 3 (1.28%) HTTP
3 2 (0.85%) Network Security
4 1 (0.43%) ATM
4 1 (0.43%) Broadband
4 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.43%) LDAP
4 1 (0.43%) Skype
4 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.28%) Big Data
4 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.85%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.43%) EDMS
6 1 (0.43%) GIS
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.43%) QlikView
6 1 (0.43%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.43%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 9 (3.85%) Selenium
2 8 (3.42%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.28%) JIRA
4 2 (0.85%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.85%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.43%) Toad
General
1 92 (39.32%) Finance
2 29 (12.39%) Banking
3 21 (8.97%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.98%) Billing
5 11 (4.70%) Electronics
5 11 (4.70%) Legal
5 11 (4.70%) Marketing
6 10 (4.27%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.42%) Front Office
7 8 (3.42%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.71%) French Language
9 3 (1.28%) Back Office
9 3 (1.28%) Retail
9 3 (1.28%) Wholesale Banking
10 2 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.85%) Military
11 1 (0.43%) Advertising
11 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.43%) Games
11 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (24.36%) Analyst
2 35 (14.96%) Project Manager
3 34 (14.53%) Business Analyst
4 19 (8.12%) Project Planner
5 17 (7.26%) Developer
6 14 (5.98%) Tester
7 12 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (5.13%) Risk Manager
8 11 (4.70%) Infrastructure Manager
8 11 (4.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 11 (4.70%) Risk Analyst
9 10 (4.27%) IT Manager
9 10 (4.27%) Security Manager
9 10 (4.27%) Test Engineer
10 9 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
10 9 (3.85%) Test and Integration Engineer
10 9 (3.85%) Web Developer
11 7 (2.99%) Banking Analyst
11 7 (2.99%) Data Business Analyst
12 6 (2.56%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.84%) HTML
2 15 (6.41%) HTML5
3 12 (5.13%) AngularJS
3 12 (5.13%) React
3 12 (5.13%) Redux
4 3 (1.28%) Ajax
4 3 (1.28%) CSS
4 3 (1.28%) JFC
4 3 (1.28%) JSON
4 3 (1.28%) REST
4 3 (1.28%) WPF
4 3 (1.28%) XML
5 2 (0.85%) .NET
5 2 (0.85%) SOAP
6 1 (0.43%) JSP
6 1 (0.43%) ODBC
6 1 (0.43%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.43%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.12%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.26%) User Experience
4 15 (6.41%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.27%) CESG
6 7 (2.99%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.56%) PMI
8 5 (2.14%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.71%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.71%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.71%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.28%) FMCG
10 3 (1.28%) NHS
11 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.85%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.85%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (0.85%) Derivative
11 2 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.85%) SCADA
12 1 (0.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.69%) Windows
2 15 (6.41%) Linux
3 4 (1.71%) Unix
4 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (29.06%) Risk Management
2 66 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (18.80%) Project Management
4 27 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 27 (11.54%) Programme Management
5 24 (10.26%) Information Security
6 23 (9.83%) Root Cause Analysis
6 23 (9.83%) Waterfall
7 22 (9.40%) Validation
8 21 (8.97%) Test Automation
9 20 (8.55%) Migration
9 20 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (8.12%) Project Planning
11 17 (7.26%) Automation Testing
11 17 (7.26%) ITIL
11 17 (7.26%) SDLC
11 17 (7.26%) Supplier Management
12 16 (6.84%) Manual Testing
12 16 (6.84%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.26%) C
2 15 (6.41%) JavaScript
3 13 (5.56%) SQL
4 12 (5.13%) TypeScript
5 9 (3.85%) Perl
5 9 (3.85%) Python
6 8 (3.42%) C#
7 6 (2.56%) Java
8 4 (1.71%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.71%) VBA
9 2 (0.85%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.43%) ABAP
10 1 (0.43%) R
10 1 (0.43%) Ruby
10 1 (0.43%) VB
10 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (30.34%) Security Cleared
2 50 (21.37%) SC Cleared
3 30 (12.82%) Degree
4 23 (9.83%) CISSP
5 20 (8.55%) DV Cleared
6 15 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (4.70%) CISM
8 9 (3.85%) ISEB
9 8 (3.42%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (2.99%) CISA
11 6 (2.56%) ISTQB
11 6 (2.56%) PMI Certification
12 5 (2.14%) SSCP
13 4 (1.71%) CRISC
14 3 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 2 (0.85%) HNC
15 2 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
15 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.85%) PMP
16 1 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (5.13%) QA
3 8 (3.42%) COBIT
3 8 (3.42%) ISO27002
3 8 (3.42%) PMO
4 6 (2.56%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.14%) Basel III
5 5 (2.14%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (2.14%) ISO 9000
5 5 (2.14%) SLA
6 3 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.85%) GDPR
7 2 (0.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.85%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.43%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.43%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.43%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (0.85%) SCCM
2 1 (0.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 38 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.84%) SAP
3 11 (4.70%) Oracle
4 6 (2.56%) VMware
5 5 (2.14%) HP
5 5 (2.14%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.28%) Citrix
7 2 (0.85%) Ab Initio
7 2 (0.85%) Cisco
7 2 (0.85%) Pega
7 2 (0.85%) Sybase
8 1 (0.43%) FIS
8 1 (0.43%) FNZ
8 1 (0.43%) hybris
8 1 (0.43%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (0.43%) Tableau
8 1 (0.43%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.43%) VeriFone
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