The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 77 74 100
Rank change year-on-year -3 +26  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 39 56 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.71% 2.10% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.55% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 15
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -29.41% +32.81%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1824 2198 1839
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 79.93% 82.51% 74.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1167 1212 1042
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 44 109
Median hourly rate £24.50 £18.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.11% -40.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.74 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Risk Management
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 Management in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in the West Midlands

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in the West Midlands

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in the West Midlands

Risk Management
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 Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Coventry +1 9 £406 -7.67% 1
Warwickshire 0 9 £375 +15.38% 1
Birmingham -16 6 £413 +26.92% 8
Solihull - 5 - -
Shropshire +23 3 - - 1
Staffordshire +3 2 - - 1
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 30 (34.09%) Project Management
1 30 (34.09%) Finance
2 20 (22.73%) Information Security
3 19 (21.59%) Change Management
4 17 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (19.32%) PRINCE2
5 16 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 16 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
7 11 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (11.36%) Information Assurance
8 10 (11.36%) Service Management
9 9 (10.23%) RMADS
9 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
9 9 (10.23%) Project Planning
9 9 (10.23%) Incident Management
9 9 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (10.23%) Line Management
10 8 (9.09%) Resource Management
10 8 (9.09%) Business Continuity
11 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
11 7 (7.95%) SAP
11 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
11 7 (7.95%) PMI Certification
11 7 (7.95%) Degree
11 7 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (7.95%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (7.95%) PMO
12 6 (6.82%) Cyber Defence

Risk Management
Top Related 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 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.27%) SAS
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Project
2 5 (5.68%) MS Office
3 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.41%) Open Workbench
5 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) SAP GRC
1 5 (5.68%) SAP R/3
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.27%) Sentinel
3 1 (1.14%) Primavera
3 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Network Security
2 2 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.14%) DNS
3 1 (1.14%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.27%) Data Mart
2 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.27%) DB2
2 2 (2.27%) Informix
2 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.14%) MS Access
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 30 (34.09%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.82%) Legal
4 5 (5.68%) Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Automotive
5 2 (2.27%) Back Office
5 2 (2.27%) Local Government
5 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.14%) Electronics
6 1 (1.14%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 15 (17.05%) Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Security Manager
3 6 (6.82%) Operational Security Manager
3 6 (6.82%) Security Operations Manager
4 5 (5.68%) Developer
4 5 (5.68%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (5.68%) IT Manager
4 5 (5.68%) Risk Analyst
4 5 (5.68%) Security Analyst
4 5 (5.68%) Senior Manager
4 5 (5.68%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (4.55%) Architect
5 4 (4.55%) Information Manager
5 4 (4.55%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (4.55%) SAP Security Analyst
5 4 (4.55%) Security Officer
6 3 (3.41%) Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (1.14%) .NET
2 1 (1.14%) CSS
2 1 (1.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Cyber Defence
4 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.68%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.68%) PMI
5 2 (2.27%) CESG
5 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.14%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) Unix
2 3 (3.41%) Solaris
3 2 (2.27%) AIX
3 2 (2.27%) Linux
3 2 (2.27%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) HPUX
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.14%) SUSE
4 1 (1.14%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) Project Management
2 20 (22.73%) Information Security
3 19 (21.59%) Change Management
4 17 (19.32%) PRINCE2
4 17 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (11.36%) Information Assurance
6 10 (11.36%) Service Management
7 9 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.23%) Incident Management
7 9 (10.23%) Line Management
7 9 (10.23%) Project Planning
8 8 (9.09%) Business Continuity
8 8 (9.09%) Resource Management
9 7 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.95%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (6.82%) Data Security
11 5 (5.68%) Programme Management
11 5 (5.68%) Security Management
11 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) C
2 2 (2.27%) VBA
3 1 (1.14%) C#
3 1 (1.14%) C++
3 1 (1.14%) Pascal
3 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.95%) Degree
3 7 (7.95%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.68%) PMP
5 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.41%) CISSP
7 2 (2.27%) CEH
7 2 (2.27%) CISM
7 2 (2.27%) CISMP
7 2 (2.27%) CRISC
7 2 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (2.27%) ISEB
8 1 (1.14%) APMP
8 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (10.23%) RMADS
3 7 (7.95%) PMO
4 4 (4.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (4.55%) PCI DSS
5 3 (3.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.27%) Basel II
6 2 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (2.27%) GPG13
7 1 (1.14%) COSO
7 1 (1.14%) QA
7 1 (1.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
1 7 (7.95%) SAP
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle
3 2 (2.27%) Cognos
3 2 (2.27%) IBM
3 2 (2.27%) Informatica
3 2 (2.27%) Netezza
3 2 (2.27%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.27%) Teradata
4 1 (1.14%) Cadence
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.14%) TOWER Software
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