The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 72 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 20 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.42% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.51% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £550 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.75 £23.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+120.21% +67.85%
Risk Assessment
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
1165 1188 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.74% 81.37% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 657 585
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 19
Median hourly rate £20.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Assessment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 16 (59.26%) Banking
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 6 (22.22%) Internal Audit
4 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.81%) Information Security
4 4 (14.81%) Network Security
5 3 (11.11%) CISMP
5 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 3 (11.11%) SWIFT
5 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 3 (11.11%) CISSP
5 3 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (7.41%) IT Audit
6 2 (7.41%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Marketing
7 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (3.70%) PKI
7 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
7 1 (3.70%) Retail
7 1 (3.70%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Planview
7 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.70%) COBIT
7 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing

Risk Assessment
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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
2 1 (3.70%) X.500
General
1 16 (59.26%) Banking
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Risk Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) IT Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Compliance Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Compliance Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Risk Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Risk Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Strategy Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.11%) IT Risk Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Internal Audit
2 4 (14.81%) Information Security
2 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (7.41%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (7.41%) IT Audit
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.70%) Security Management
5 1 (3.70%) Security Operations
5 1 (3.70%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CISMP
1 3 (11.11%) CISSP
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) RACF
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Planview