The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management
UK / Wales
Rank 60 69 31
Rank change year-on-year +9 -38  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 6 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.85% 1.17% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.38% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 9
Median daily rate £381 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.57% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £256 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £475 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -29.41% +32.81%  

Risk Management 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 578 581 519
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 82.22% 84.94% 74.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 398 290
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 22
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% +53.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £13.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Wales

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in Wales

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in Wales

Risk Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
South Wales +12 5 £363 -12.12% 3
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) NHS
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) MS Project
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
6 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (13.33%) COBIT
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) CISA
6 2 (13.33%) CISM
6 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics

Risk Management
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Information Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Planner
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Database Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Product Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
1 1 (6.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) ISMS
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Document Management
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (13.33%) CISA
1 2 (13.33%) CISM
1 2 (13.33%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) CCAB
2 1 (6.67%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) COBIT
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) P3O
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) SAP