Period
to 16 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Risk Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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 Project Manager
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 864 815 813
Rank change year-on-year -49 -2 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Project Manager 27 56 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.059% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.062% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 44 65
UK median daily rate £500 £625 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +16.82% -8.55%
10th Percentile £453 £488 £372
90th Percentile £688 £856 £704
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £544 £440
% change year-on-year -12.64% +23.58% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 98,386 90,114 104,687
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 94.95% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,408 58,344 68,084
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,166 2,933 3,152
UK median hourly rate £18.09 £18.70 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.26% -4.13% +11.43%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.52% -6.47% +11.76%

Risk Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Risk Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Project Manager in the UK

Risk Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Project Manager in the UK

Risk Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Project Manager over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Project Manager in the UK

Risk Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Project Manager in the UK

Risk Project Manager
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -51 24 £531 -15.00% 1
London -75 15 £613 -3.92%
UK excluding London -28 12 £475 -12.64% 1
South East -26 5 £475 -20.83%
Midlands -19 3 £475 -2.56%
Scotland -36 3 £356 +1.71%
North of England - 2 £425 - 1
North West - 2 £425 -
East of England +8 1 - -
West Midlands -18 1 - -

Risk Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, Risk Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Risk Project Manager in the job title.

1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 14 (51.85%) Risk Management
3 12 (44.44%) Project Management
4 8 (29.63%) Banking
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) Retail Banking
7 4 (14.81%) Internal Audit
7 4 (14.81%) GDPR
7 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (11.11%) CISSP
8 3 (11.11%) CISA
8 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
8 3 (11.11%) Credit Risk
8 3 (11.11%) Coaching
9 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (7.41%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (7.41%) PaaS
9 2 (7.41%) CRISC
9 2 (7.41%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
9 2 (7.41%) CGEIT
9 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
9 2 (7.41%) Market Risk
9 2 (7.41%) QA
9 2 (7.41%) Management Information System

Risk Project 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 2 (7.41%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) PaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Back Office
4 2 (7.41%) Front Office
5 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) PMI
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Risk Management
2 12 (44.44%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) Internal Audit
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) IT Audit
7 1 (3.70%) People Management
7 1 (3.70%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CISA
1 3 (11.11%) CISSP
2 2 (7.41%) CGEIT
2 2 (7.41%) CRISC
2 2 (7.41%) PMP
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) GDPR
2 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (7.41%) QA
4 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) SAP