The median contractor rate for a Risk Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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.

Risk Consultant
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 565 606 613
Rank change year-on-year +41 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 45 48 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.089% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.094% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 18
Median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £419 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £658
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70%  
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 44656 51218 52310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.87% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28833 33387 32903
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 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1533 1989
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £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 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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 27 June 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 24 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 27 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 +11 37 £500 -4.76% 11
London -3 22 £550 -3.50% 7
South East +17 8 £500 +11.11% 2
Scotland - 8 - -
Hampshire +12 5 £500 +11.11%
Glasgow - 5 - -
Yorkshire +31 2 - - 1
North West +19 2 £565 +43.03% 1
South West +5 2 - -
Devon - 2 - -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Cheshire +20 1 £505 +27.84%
West Yorkshire +17 1 - -
West Midlands +16 1 £450 +5.88%
Birmingham +10 1 £450 -
Surrey +7 1 £475 -
Lancashire - 1 £625 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £505 -
Blackpool - 1 £625 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Stirling - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Risk Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 22 (34.38%) Risk Management
3 21 (32.81%) Information Security
4 19 (29.69%) CISSP
5 18 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (26.56%) Banking
7 14 (21.88%) CISM
8 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
8 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
8 11 (17.19%) Information Assurance
9 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (14.06%) Security Management
10 9 (14.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (12.50%) CRISC
12 7 (10.94%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (10.94%) PCI DSS
12 7 (10.94%) SAP
12 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
12 7 (10.94%) Information Security Management
12 7 (10.94%) CISA
13 6 (9.38%) Legal
13 6 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
14 5 (7.81%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (7.81%) Java
14 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 4 (6.25%) Line Management
15 4 (6.25%) GDPR

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.13%) SAS
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Qpid
2 1 (1.56%) Documentum
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.56%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.56%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Big Data
2 1 (1.56%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.56%) QlikView
2 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
General
1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 17 (26.56%) Banking
3 6 (9.38%) Legal
4 5 (7.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (6.25%) Retail
6 3 (4.69%) Law
6 3 (4.69%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.69%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.56%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) Middleware
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.69%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.69%) FMCG
3 3 (4.69%) Smart Energy
4 2 (3.13%) CESG
4 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.13%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.13%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Derivative
5 1 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Risk Management
2 21 (32.81%) Information Security
3 11 (17.19%) Information Assurance
4 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.06%) Security Management
6 7 (10.94%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (10.94%) Information Security Management
7 6 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.25%) Change Management
9 4 (6.25%) ERP
9 4 (6.25%) ISMS
9 4 (6.25%) Line Management
9 4 (6.25%) Project Management
9 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.69%) Cryptography
10 3 (4.69%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) Time Management
10 3 (4.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) Java
2 3 (4.69%) C#
2 3 (4.69%) C++
2 3 (4.69%) SQL
3 2 (3.13%) VBA
4 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) CISSP
2 14 (21.88%) CISM
3 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
3 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
4 8 (12.50%) CRISC
5 7 (10.94%) CISA
6 3 (4.69%) Degree
7 2 (3.13%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.56%) IISP
8 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (14.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (10.94%) PCI DSS
4 4 (6.25%) COBIT
4 4 (6.25%) GDPR
5 3 (4.69%) GxP
6 2 (3.13%) GAMP
6 2 (3.13%) PMO
7 1 (1.56%) Basel III
7 1 (1.56%) GCP
7 1 (1.56%) GMP
7 1 (1.56%) IFRS
7 1 (1.56%) IFRS 9
7 1 (1.56%) ISAE 3402
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) SAP
2 1 (1.56%) IBM
2 1 (1.56%) ION Trading
2 1 (1.56%) Sybase
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