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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Analysis
Rank 74 72 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 7 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.51% 0.41% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.56% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £330 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% +32.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+22.66% +36.36%
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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
1065 885 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 77.40% 71.83% 68.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 464 202
Average daily rate £400 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 5
Average hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £180.00 £27.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Analysis
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Analysis.

1 9 (64.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) SAS
2 8 (57.14%) Credit Risk
2 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (21.43%) Legal
4 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) ISEB
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (7.14%) PMP
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Banking
6 1 (7.14%) CESG
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Credit Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Risk Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Information Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Credit Risk
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001