The median contractor rate for a Risk Manager was £524 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 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 Manager
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 531 504
Rank change year-on-year +1 -27  
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Manager 80 120 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 81 109
Median daily rate £524 £518 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.20% -5.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £386 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £767 £723 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £463 £475
% change year-on-year - -2.63%  
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 51085 52304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28819 33278 32902
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 1391 1532 1988
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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 28 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Manager.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Manager in the UK

Risk Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +5 70 £550 +4.76% 23
London -12 38 £600 +4.34% 10
South East +26 11 £325 -31.57% 5
South West +7 11 £475 +74.31% 1
Scotland +26 10 £435 -13.00% 1
Wiltshire - 10 £475 - 1
Corsham - 6 £480 -
Surrey +13 5 - - 2
Edinburgh +6 5 £475 -2.56% 1
Glasgow +3 5 £435 +5.77%
City of London -10 5 £600 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £325 -
North West +17 3 £475 +20.25% 4
East of England -5 3 £550 +10.00%
Manchester +11 2 £475 +22.50% 2
East Midlands -10 2 £438 -30.55% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £325 -
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £475 -
Staines - 2 - - 2
West Midlands +22 1 £488 +36.93% 1
Berkshire +19 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire +18 1 £363 -9.37% 1
Yorkshire +15 1 £363 -9.37% 1
Cheshire +8 1 - - 2
Halifax +8 1 £363 -9.37%
Northampton +5 1 £450 -
Hampshire +4 1 - -
Northamptonshire +1 1 £450 -
Brentford 0 1 - -

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 76 (47.80%) Risk Management
2 69 (43.40%) Finance
3 48 (30.19%) Banking
4 35 (22.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (17.61%) Project Management
7 24 (15.09%) Security Cleared
8 23 (14.47%) Degree
9 19 (11.95%) Credit Risk
10 18 (11.32%) SC Cleared
10 18 (11.32%) Information Security
11 17 (10.69%) Programme Management
11 17 (10.69%) Investment Management
11 17 (10.69%) Investment Banking
12 16 (10.06%) Risk Analysis
13 14 (8.81%) Asset Management
13 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Excel
14 13 (8.18%) CISSP
14 13 (8.18%) Front Office
14 13 (8.18%) Market Risk
15 12 (7.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 12 (7.55%) Management Information System
15 12 (7.55%) Legal
15 12 (7.55%) PMO
16 11 (6.92%) Microsoft Office
16 11 (6.92%) JIRA
17 10 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 10 (6.29%) Data Protection
17 10 (6.29%) Waterfall
17 10 (6.29%) CISM

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 4 (2.52%) Confluence
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.89%) SAS
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (7.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (6.92%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.63%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.63%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.63%) QlikView
2 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.63%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (6.92%) JIRA
General
1 69 (43.40%) Finance
2 48 (30.19%) Banking
3 17 (10.69%) Investment Banking
4 13 (8.18%) Front Office
5 12 (7.55%) Legal
6 7 (4.40%) Retail
7 6 (3.77%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.52%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.26%) Electronics
10 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.26%) Marketing
11 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.26%) .NET
2 1 (0.63%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.95%) Credit Risk
2 13 (8.18%) Market Risk
3 12 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.40%) Derivative
6 6 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (3.14%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.52%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.52%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (2.52%) Online Banking
8 4 (2.52%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.26%) Equities
10 2 (1.26%) Fintech
10 2 (1.26%) PMI
11 1 (0.63%) Life Science
11 1 (0.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.26%) Unix
1 2 (1.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (47.80%) Risk Management
2 35 (22.01%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (17.61%) Project Management
5 18 (11.32%) Information Security
6 17 (10.69%) Investment Management
6 17 (10.69%) Programme Management
7 16 (10.06%) Risk Analysis
8 14 (8.81%) Asset Management
9 10 (6.29%) Data Protection
9 10 (6.29%) Waterfall
10 9 (5.66%) Business Analysis
10 9 (5.66%) Change Management
10 9 (5.66%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.03%) Analytics
11 8 (5.03%) Monte Carlo Method
11 8 (5.03%) Target Operating Model
11 8 (5.03%) Wealth Management
12 7 (4.40%) Matrix Organization
12 7 (4.40%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.40%) SQL
2 5 (3.14%) C
3 3 (1.89%) Delphi
3 3 (1.89%) Java
4 2 (1.26%) C#
4 2 (1.26%) VBA
5 1 (0.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.47%) Degree
3 18 (11.32%) SC Cleared
4 13 (8.18%) CISSP
5 10 (6.29%) CISM
6 7 (4.40%) CISA
6 7 (4.40%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.77%) CRISC
7 6 (3.77%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.14%) PMP
9 4 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.89%) ISEB
10 3 (1.89%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (1.26%) CEH
11 2 (1.26%) CGEIT
11 2 (1.26%) CIMA
11 2 (1.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 2 (1.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 2 (1.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.55%) PMO
2 10 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.03%) COBIT
3 8 (5.03%) QA
4 6 (3.77%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (3.14%) Data Quality
6 4 (2.52%) GDPR
7 3 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (1.26%) COSO
8 2 (1.26%) IFRS
8 2 (1.26%) IFRS 9
8 2 (1.26%) SSAE 16
9 1 (0.63%) Basel III
9 1 (0.63%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.63%) FINREP
9 1 (0.63%) IAS 39
9 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.63%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.14%) Oracle
2 5 (3.14%) SAP
3 3 (1.89%) HP
4 2 (1.26%) Remedy
5 1 (0.63%) Charles River
5 1 (0.63%) Fidessa
5 1 (0.63%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.63%) SunGard
5 1 (0.63%) Sybase
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