Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 171 179
Rank change year-on-year -28 +8 -10
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 5 12 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.098% 0.26% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.31% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 24
West Midlands median daily rate £313 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.38% -0.63% -
10th Percentile £200 £323 £80
90th Percentile £445 £419 £490
England median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £29.50
England median hourly rate £27.17 £42.50 £53.00
% change year-on-year -36.08% -19.81% -51.26%

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 4,323 3,893 5,245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 85.05% 84.08% 84.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,591 2,482 3,112
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 140 140
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £23.62 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.48% +34.94% -18.60%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £10.74
90th Percentile £32.50 £53.75 £39.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analysis in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 October 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 +8 4 £313 -13.79%
Coventry -18 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Risk Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) VBScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) WSH
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM

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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Proactive Management
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft