The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analyst
Rank 73 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 15 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.26% 0.97% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.02% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Median daily rate £450 £359 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.43% +6.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £251 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Risk Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1149 1563 1139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.64% 94.84% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 834 630
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.21 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £30.69 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Risk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Risk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Risk Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (64.52%) Banking
2 17 (54.84%) Finance
3 16 (51.61%) Credit Risk
4 11 (35.48%) Retail
4 11 (35.48%) SAS
5 10 (32.26%) SQL
6 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.13%) Retail Banking
7 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
7 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
7 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (12.90%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Migration
8 4 (12.90%) Information Security
9 3 (9.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
9 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
9 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
9 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (6.45%) Validation
10 2 (6.45%) SLA
10 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (6.45%) Oracle
10 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills

Risk Analyst Skill Set
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 11 (35.48%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
General
1 20 (64.52%) Banking
2 17 (54.84%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) Retail
4 5 (16.13%) Retail Banking
5 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Credit Risk
2 3 (9.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Economics
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.23%) Physics
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
2 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
3 4 (12.90%) Information Security
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
4 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.45%) Data Governance
5 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Validation
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Data Management
6 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Planview