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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 71 82 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 3 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.69% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.71% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 12
Median daily rate - £275 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -42.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.59% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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
794 1400 1303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.75% 95.96% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 729 721
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 17
Median hourly rate £52.00 £39.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +143.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.68 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £100.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Predictive Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Credit Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SAS
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) JCL
4 1 (25.00%) Mainframe

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 1 (25.00%) SAS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Credit Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Predictive Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JCL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM