The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analytics 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 Analytics over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analytics
Rank 91 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Risk Analytics 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £420 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £388 £368
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Risk Analytics
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
1159 1079 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 79.40% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 601 448
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £252
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 7
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 Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analytics across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Analytics
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Teradata
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Management

Risk Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Credit Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) SAS Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) SAS Risk Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Development Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Teradata