Period
to 22 November 2018

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 6 months to 22 November 2018 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 Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 72 81
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 +24
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 45 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.67% 1.59% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 1.89% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 22
Wales median daily rate £450 £413 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +47.17%
10th Percentile £209 £263 £398
90th Percentile £700 £690 £542
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £490
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Wales median hourly rate - £36.25 £70.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -48.21% -
UK median hourly rate £33.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +8.06% +12.73% -18.22%

Risk Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,479 1,003 1,208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.67% 83.72% 84.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,027 669 851
Wales median daily rate £420 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.39% -3.13% +12.52%
10th Percentile £287 £177 £213
90th Percentile £588 £551 £575
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 39 54
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +5.56% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.58
90th Percentile £42.00 £50.98 £61.25
UK median hourly rate £22.40 £23.14 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.21% +2.84% +1.19%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Risk Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in Wales

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 22 November 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
South Wales +4 45 £450 +12.50% 12
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) Windows
3 17 (37.78%) ITIL
4 16 (35.56%) Management Information System
5 15 (33.33%) Finance
5 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 12 (26.67%) Linux
6 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
6 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 11 (24.44%) Firewall
7 11 (24.44%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (22.22%) SQL
9 9 (20.00%) MCP
9 9 (20.00%) SLA
9 9 (20.00%) DMZ
9 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (20.00%) Degree
9 9 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (20.00%) Security Architecture
9 9 (20.00%) ITIL V3
10 8 (17.78%) Threat Analysis
10 8 (17.78%) TOGAF
10 8 (17.78%) Cryptography
10 8 (17.78%) Incident Management
10 8 (17.78%) IT Governance
10 8 (17.78%) AS400
10 8 (17.78%) IBM
11 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
11 7 (15.56%) C#
11 7 (15.56%) Service Management

Risk Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) Confluence
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) DMZ
3 7 (15.56%) Network Security
4 4 (8.89%) Internet
5 2 (4.44%) LAN
5 2 (4.44%) SSL
5 2 (4.44%) WAN
6 1 (2.22%) DSL
6 1 (2.22%) FTP
6 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.22%) Event Store
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.89%) JIRA
3 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.67%) MbUnit
4 3 (6.67%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.67%) MSTest
4 3 (6.67%) NUnit
4 3 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.44%) Selenium
5 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Analyst
2 13 (28.89%) Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Security Architect
4 8 (17.78%) Incident Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Agile Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Security Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 1 (2.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (6.67%) WCF
4 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.44%) Gherkin
4 2 (4.44%) LAMP
4 2 (4.44%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.22%) CSS
5 1 (2.22%) CSS3
5 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.22%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) HTML5
5 1 (2.22%) jQuery
5 1 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.22%) Middleware
5 1 (2.22%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.22%) REST
5 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.78%) AS400
3 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (13.33%) CESG
4 6 (13.33%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.67%) PKI
5 3 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Linux
3 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) ITIL
3 11 (24.44%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 9 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 8 (17.78%) Cryptography
5 8 (17.78%) Incident Management
5 8 (17.78%) IT Governance
5 8 (17.78%) Threat Analysis
5 8 (17.78%) TOGAF
6 7 (15.56%) Scrum
6 7 (15.56%) Service Management
6 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.33%) DevOps
7 6 (13.33%) MODAF
8 5 (11.11%) Information Security
8 5 (11.11%) Project Management
8 5 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.44%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) Groovy
5 1 (2.22%) Java 8
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 9 (20.00%) MCP
3 6 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (13.33%) HND
4 3 (6.67%) CISSP
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (4.44%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (2.22%) CCNA
6 1 (2.22%) CCNP
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.22%) CISM
6 1 (2.22%) CRISC
6 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) SLA
2 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
4 2 (4.44%) PMO
5 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Docker
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Ansible
1 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
1 2 (4.44%) Mesos
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) IBM
3 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) NetApp
4 1 (2.22%) VMware