Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Risk Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analysis over the 6 months to 24 April 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 Analysis
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 163 185
Rank change year-on-year -16 +22 -18
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 4 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.083% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.46% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 11
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £339 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.46% -15.31% -3.03%
10th Percentile £388 £299 £300
90th Percentile £478 £542 £450
England median daily rate £434 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +8.44% -4.76% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.85 £40.00 £37.14
% change year-on-year +4.63% +7.72% -9.98%

Risk Analysis 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,036 3,720 4,385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 84.08% 81.19% 83.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,516 2,333 2,424
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +5.16%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £243
90th Percentile £575 £538 £545
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 138 126
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.50 £20.25 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.66% -20.11%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.25 £10.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.58 £43.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.34
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.11% +11.51%

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Risk Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in the West Midlands

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Risk Analysis in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analysis in the West Midlands

Risk Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analysis in the West Midlands

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
Warwickshire -12 2 £475 +58.33%
Coventry -10 1 £388 -18.42%
Birmingham -27 1 £425 +41.67%
Risk Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (25.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ISMS
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) E-Discovery
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) ECSA
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) ISSAP
3 1 (25.00%) ISSMP
3 1 (25.00%) CISMP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Risk Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (25.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Information Risk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) E-Discovery
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISMP
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ECSA
1 1 (25.00%) ISSAP
1 1 (25.00%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (25.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS