The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Assessment 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 Assessment over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 77 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% - 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £405
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -10.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- +40.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
952 731 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.49% 71.46% 68.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 350 334
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £17.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.42 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £32.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Risk Assessment
Scotland

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Assessment
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Security Management
5 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) CISM
6 2 (16.67%) CISSP
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) HP