The median contractor rate for a Risk Manager was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Manager
UK
Rank 528 496 475
Rank change year-on-year -32 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Manager 81 145 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 103 114
Median daily rate £575 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 £1,100 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +24.32% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 42399 50658 50465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.80% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27502 32772 30486
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 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1585 2011
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in the UK

Risk Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Manager in the UK

Risk Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Manager over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Manager in the UK

Risk Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Manager in the UK

Risk Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 -7 77 £575 +7.98% 12
London +9 59 £581 +1.08% 6
City of London +1 9 £575 +6.97% 3
South West +3 6 £490 +30.13% 2
South East +20 4 £450 -2.70% 1
North West +12 4 £575 +4.54%
Bristol +7 4 £373 -12.35% 1
Manchester -2 3 £575 +4.54%
Berkshire +28 2 £550 +18.91%
Reading +20 2 £550 +18.91%
Scotland +3 2 £450 -5.26%
East Midlands - 2 £693 -
Feltham - 2 - -
Harrow - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 £693 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £693 -
Hampshire +10 1 £450 +12.50%
Wiltshire -1 1 £600 +41.17%
Edinburgh -1 1 £450 -5.26%
Glasgow - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £450 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Corsham - 1 £600 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 - -

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Risk Manager in the job title.

1 80 (58.82%) Risk Management
2 57 (41.91%) Finance
3 45 (33.09%) Banking
4 29 (21.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (19.85%) Project Management
6 23 (16.91%) Degree
7 22 (16.18%) Security Cleared
8 20 (14.71%) SC Cleared
8 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (13.97%) Programme Management
9 19 (13.97%) Information Security
10 15 (11.03%) Investment Banking
11 14 (10.29%) Management Information System
12 13 (9.56%) Front Office
12 13 (9.56%) CISSP
12 13 (9.56%) Legal
12 13 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (8.82%) Credit Risk
13 12 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
13 12 (8.82%) CISA
14 11 (8.09%) PMO
15 10 (7.35%) Matrix Organization
15 10 (7.35%) Analytics
15 10 (7.35%) Investment Management
15 10 (7.35%) JIRA
15 10 (7.35%) Data Protection
15 10 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
15 10 (7.35%) Derivative
15 10 (7.35%) CISM
15 10 (7.35%) MS Office

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (4.41%) Confluence
2 3 (2.21%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.74%) SAS
3 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.35%) MS Office
1 10 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) LatentZero
1 1 (0.74%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.74%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.41%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.74%) Big Data
1 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (7.35%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 57 (41.91%) Finance
2 45 (33.09%) Banking
3 15 (11.03%) Investment Banking
4 13 (9.56%) Front Office
4 13 (9.56%) Legal
5 5 (3.68%) Retail
6 4 (2.94%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.47%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.74%) French Language
8 1 (0.74%) Marketing
8 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.74%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) .NET
1 1 (0.74%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) Management Information System
2 13 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.82%) Credit Risk
4 10 (7.35%) Derivative
5 8 (5.88%) Fixed Income
5 8 (5.88%) Market Risk
6 7 (5.15%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.15%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (5.15%) Virtual Team
7 6 (4.41%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (4.41%) Online Banking
8 4 (2.94%) FMCG
9 2 (1.47%) Equities
9 2 (1.47%) Fintech
9 2 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.74%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.74%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.74%) NHS
10 1 (0.74%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.74%) Linux
1 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
1 1 (0.74%) Unix
1 1 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (58.82%) Risk Management
2 29 (21.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (19.85%) Project Management
4 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.97%) Information Security
5 19 (13.97%) Programme Management
6 12 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (7.35%) Analytics
7 10 (7.35%) Data Protection
7 10 (7.35%) Investment Management
7 10 (7.35%) Matrix Organization
7 10 (7.35%) PRINCE2
8 8 (5.88%) Monte Carlo Method
8 8 (5.88%) Scorecard
8 8 (5.88%) Wealth Management
9 7 (5.15%) Kanban
9 7 (5.15%) Scrum
9 7 (5.15%) Statistical Analysis
9 7 (5.15%) Time Management
10 6 (4.41%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.15%) C
2 6 (4.41%) SQL
3 2 (1.47%) Java
4 1 (0.74%) C#
4 1 (0.74%) C++
4 1 (0.74%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 23 (16.91%) Degree
2 22 (16.18%) Security Cleared
3 20 (14.71%) SC Cleared
4 13 (9.56%) CISSP
5 12 (8.82%) CISA
6 10 (7.35%) CISM
7 8 (5.88%) DV Cleared
8 5 (3.68%) CRISC
8 5 (3.68%) PMP
9 4 (2.94%) PMI Certification
9 4 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (2.21%) CGEIT
10 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.47%) APMP
11 2 (1.47%) CEH
11 2 (1.47%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.74%) HNC
12 1 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.09%) PMO
2 9 (6.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (4.41%) COBIT
4 4 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (2.21%) Data Quality
5 3 (2.21%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.21%) QA
6 2 (1.47%) GDPR
6 2 (1.47%) P3O
7 1 (0.74%) COSO
7 1 (0.74%) FINREP
7 1 (0.74%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.74%) IFRS
7 1 (0.74%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.74%) SDET
7 1 (0.74%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.94%) Oracle
3 2 (1.47%) SAP
4 1 (0.74%) Fidessa
4 1 (0.74%) IBM
4 1 (0.74%) Murex
4 1 (0.74%) Planview
4 1 (0.74%) Sophis
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