Period
to 8 December 2019

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 8 December 2019 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
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 77 72
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5 +10
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 19 43 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.66% 2.49% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.85% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 16
Wales median daily rate £425 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.46% -14.10%
10th Percentile £290 £214 £263
90th Percentile £615 £700 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Wales median hourly rate - - £36.25
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £33.61 £28.75
% change year-on-year +19.03% +16.89% +4.55%

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 918 1,511 1,014
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 79.97% 87.39% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 1,041 680
Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.63% -2.19%
10th Percentile £263 £288 £181
90th Percentile £575 £588 £551
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 51 37
Wales median hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.60% -18.92% +2.78%
10th Percentile £13.35 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £37.50 £45.05
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +6.82% -7.37% +5.56%

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 8 December 2019.

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 8 December 2019. 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 0 16 £425 -5.56% 12
West Wales - 1 £288 - 1
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, 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 5 (26.32%) Change Management
1 5 (26.32%) Project Management
1 5 (26.32%) Information Security
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) PMO
4 2 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (10.53%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (10.53%) Project Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Office 365
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (10.53%) Azure
4 2 (10.53%) AWS
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
4 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) QA
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
4 2 (10.53%) Finance
4 2 (10.53%) 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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Power Platform
2 1 (5.26%) PowerApps
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Public Sector
2 1 (5.26%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Service Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Service Transition Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Transition Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Risk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) CESG
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) Change Management
1 5 (26.32%) Information Security
1 5 (26.32%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Project Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
4 2 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.26%) CISM
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) IISP
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.53%) PMO
2 2 (10.53%) QA
3 1 (5.26%) COBIT
3 1 (5.26%) GDPR
3 1 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (5.26%) NCSC
3 1 (5.26%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) BT
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix