The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Assessment
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 79
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - - 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +1.05% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £51.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year -10.62% +95.28%  

Risk Assessment is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 530 443 731
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 85.90% 78.55% 83.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 313 498
Median daily rate £380 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £529 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 22 29
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +133.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.88 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £72.50 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Risk Assessment as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Wales

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Assessment in Wales

Risk Assessment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Assessment in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (50.00%) CA
1 3 (50.00%) Military
1 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (50.00%) IEC 61508
1 3 (50.00%) DO-178B
1 3 (50.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 26262
1 3 (50.00%) Def Stans
1 3 (50.00%) MISRA C
1 3 (50.00%) MISRA
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) ICT Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Project Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Security Advisor
1 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Def Stans
1 3 (50.00%) DO-178B
1 3 (50.00%) IEC 61508
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 26262
1 3 (50.00%) MISRA
1 3 (50.00%) MISRA C
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CA