The median contractor rate for a Risk Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 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.

Risk Consultant
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 615 603
Rank change year-on-year +35 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 20 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.046% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.049% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 17
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
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 43148 51543 50918
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.77% 95.22% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28028 33436 30785
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1488 1586 2043
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Risk Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Consultant in the UK

Risk Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Consultant in the UK

Risk Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Consultant over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Consultant in the UK

Risk Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Consultant in the UK

Risk Consultant
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +41 18 £500 - 6
London +32 9 £563 -2.17% 6
South East +23 7 £500 +11.11%
Hampshire - 5 £500 -
Cheshire +36 2 £363 -
North West +30 2 £363 -
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £538 +19.44%
City of London - 1 £575 - 3
Milton Keynes - 1 £538 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Risk Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Risk Consultant 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 Risk Consultant in the job title.

1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 19 (35.85%) Information Security
3 17 (32.08%) Risk Management
4 13 (24.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (24.53%) SAP
4 13 (24.53%) ERP
4 13 (24.53%) GxP
5 12 (22.64%) GCP
5 12 (22.64%) GMP
6 11 (20.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (20.75%) Banking
6 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
7 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
7 10 (18.87%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (18.87%) GAMP
8 9 (16.98%) Coaching
8 9 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (15.09%) Information Assurance
9 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
9 8 (15.09%) Manufacturing
10 7 (13.21%) Security Management
10 7 (13.21%) Capita
10 7 (13.21%) CISSP
10 7 (13.21%) Project Management
11 6 (11.32%) Validation
11 6 (11.32%) FMCG
11 6 (11.32%) IT Audit
12 5 (9.43%) Remediation Plan
12 5 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (7.55%) Information Security Management

Risk Consultant 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.89%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.89%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.89%) Network Security
1 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Big Data
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 13 (24.53%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (20.75%) Banking
4 8 (15.09%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Legal
5 3 (5.66%) Wholesale Banking
6 2 (3.77%) Marketing
6 2 (3.77%) Military
7 1 (1.89%) Electronics
7 1 (1.89%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.32%) FMCG
3 4 (7.55%) Credit Risk
4 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.66%) CESG
5 2 (3.77%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.77%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.89%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.89%) SCADA
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Information Security
2 17 (32.08%) Risk Management
3 13 (24.53%) ERP
4 10 (18.87%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (16.98%) Coaching
6 8 (15.09%) Information Assurance
7 7 (13.21%) Project Management
7 7 (13.21%) Security Management
8 6 (11.32%) IT Audit
8 6 (11.32%) Validation
9 5 (9.43%) Remediation Plan
9 5 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.55%) Information Security Management
11 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.66%) Quality Management
11 3 (5.66%) Security Operations
11 3 (5.66%) Target Operating Model
12 2 (3.77%) Data Security
12 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) C++
2 2 (3.77%) C#
2 2 (3.77%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) CISSP
4 4 (7.55%) CISM
5 3 (5.66%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (5.66%) CISA
6 2 (3.77%) CRISC
6 2 (3.77%) Degree
7 1 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) GxP
2 12 (22.64%) GCP
2 12 (22.64%) GMP
3 11 (20.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (18.87%) GAMP
5 9 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (7.55%) GDPR
7 3 (5.66%) GLP
7 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
8 2 (3.77%) COBIT
9 1 (1.89%) Basel III
9 1 (1.89%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (1.89%) EMIR
9 1 (1.89%) ISO27005
9 1 (1.89%) MiFID
9 1 (1.89%) RMADS
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) SAP
2 7 (13.21%) Capita
3 1 (1.89%) Intel
3 1 (1.89%) Workday
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