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 28 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 Management
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 34 55
Rank change year-on-year -17 +21  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 8 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.30% 4.33% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 5.53% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 12
Median daily rate £342 £400 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.50% -28.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £54.00 £71.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.21% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.60 £29.00
% change year-on-year -9.42% -4.82%  

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 529 434 699
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 85.74% 78.34% 82.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 304 479
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 £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 21 27
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.88 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £72.50 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

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 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 3 months to 28 June 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 -16 7 £342 -14.50%
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
4 3 (21.43%) ISMS
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (14.29%) COBIT
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) CISA
5 2 (14.29%) CISM
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (14.29%) CISSP
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
5 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit

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 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) Skype
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Planner
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) pSOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) ISMS
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Governance
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CISA
1 2 (14.29%) CISM
1 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) CCAB
2 1 (7.14%) CRISC
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (14.29%) COBIT
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (7.14%) P3O
3 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Genesys
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) VMware