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 25 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 64 84
Rank change year-on-year -15 +20  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 37 81 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.84% 2.72% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 3.29% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 42 20
Median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £521 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.35% +2.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.62 £29.00
% change year-on-year -9.48% -4.75%  

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 1676 2464 1832
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.51% 82.60% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 1476 1142
Median daily rate £404 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 54 76
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -7.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.15 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 25 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 25 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
Coventry +23 9 £413 - 5
Worcestershire - 7 £600 - 2
Warwickshire +4 6 £375 -16.66% 3
Birmingham -4 5 £350 +19.14% 5
Solihull +7 3 - -
Shropshire -5 2 £463 -5.12% 3
Staffordshire +1 1 £300 -
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 30 (38.96%) Project Management
2 28 (36.36%) Finance
3 21 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 16 (20.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (16.88%) Change Management
6 12 (15.58%) Supplier Management
6 12 (15.58%) Degree
6 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (12.99%) Resource Management
7 10 (12.99%) PMI Certification
8 9 (11.69%) PMP
9 8 (10.39%) PMI
9 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
9 8 (10.39%) SAP
9 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (9.09%) Line Management
10 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
10 7 (9.09%) LAN
10 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 7 (9.09%) Migration
10 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
11 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
11 6 (7.79%) Quality Management
11 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (7.79%) Data Mapping
11 6 (7.79%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
12 5 (6.49%) Project Planning
12 5 (6.49%) Data Protection
12 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared

Risk Management
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 4 (5.19%) SAS
2 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.60%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP GRC
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.30%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) LAN
2 5 (6.49%) VoIP
3 3 (3.90%) Firewall
3 3 (3.90%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.60%) Network Security
4 2 (2.60%) WAN
4 2 (2.60%) WLAN
5 1 (1.30%) 3G
5 1 (1.30%) 4G
5 1 (1.30%) 5G
5 1 (1.30%) HTTP
5 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.30%) Internet
5 1 (1.30%) Megaco
5 1 (1.30%) NAS
5 1 (1.30%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.30%) RFID
5 1 (1.30%) RTCP
5 1 (1.30%) RTP
5 1 (1.30%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.60%) Data Mart
2 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.60%) DB2
2 2 (2.60%) Informix
2 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.30%) Big Data
3 1 (1.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.30%) GoCD
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
1 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 28 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.19%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Legal
4 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.60%) Automotive
6 1 (1.30%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Project Manager
2 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 8 (10.39%) Analyst
4 6 (7.79%) Consultant
4 6 (7.79%) IT Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Network Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Network Project Manager
5 5 (6.49%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Transformation Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Transformation Project Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Architect
6 4 (5.19%) Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Programme Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Security Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) .NET
1 1 (1.30%) CSS
1 1 (1.30%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) PMI
3 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.19%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) Unix
2 1 (1.30%) Linux
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (1.30%) Solaris
2 1 (1.30%) VxWorks
2 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) Project Management
2 21 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 16 (20.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (16.88%) Change Management
5 12 (15.58%) Supplier Management
6 10 (12.99%) Resource Management
7 7 (9.09%) Line Management
7 7 (9.09%) Migration
7 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.79%) Data Mapping
8 6 (7.79%) Quality Management
8 6 (7.79%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (6.49%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 5 (6.49%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.49%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.19%) Legacy Data Mapping
10 4 (5.19%) Presales
10 4 (5.19%) Project Governance
10 4 (5.19%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.19%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) C
2 2 (2.60%) VBA
3 1 (1.30%) C#
3 1 (1.30%) C++
3 1 (1.30%) Pascal
3 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Degree
2 10 (12.99%) PMI Certification
3 9 (11.69%) PMP
4 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.60%) ISEB
7 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.60%) SAS Certification
7 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.30%) APMP
8 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) PMO
2 2 (2.60%) Basel II
2 2 (2.60%) GDPR
3 1 (1.30%) COSO
3 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
1 8 (10.39%) SAP
2 5 (6.49%) Cisco
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) Cognos
4 2 (2.60%) IBM
4 2 (2.60%) Informatica
4 2 (2.60%) Netezza
4 2 (2.60%) Teradata
5 1 (1.30%) Juniper
5 1 (1.30%) Mitel
5 1 (1.30%) NEC
5 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.30%) VMware
West Midlands
Computer People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago