The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analysis
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 75 91 76
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.27% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.33% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £425 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £42.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+26.19% -8.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
718 1225 1081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.77% 83.16% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 644 611
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Median hourly rate £14.97 £19.02 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% -33.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.59 £41.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Risk Analysis across the Edinburgh region.

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Data Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) COBIT
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle