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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analysis
Rank 89 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 4 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.67% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.84% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
Average daily rate £450 £500 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +51.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £444 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.85% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.27 - £36.00
Risk Analysis
Scotland

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
1164 1071 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 79.57% 73.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 592 444
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (81.82%) Risk Management
2 9 (81.82%) QA
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
4 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) People Management
5 3 (27.27%) Business Development
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) Banking
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) Sybase
7 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
7 1 (9.09%) Market Risk

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Project Manager
2 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (36.36%) Virtualisation Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Market Risk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Market Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
2 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Risk Management
1 9 (81.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) Business Development
4 3 (27.27%) People Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase