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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 68 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 22 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.74% 0.25% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 0.31% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.96% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £474 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.56% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.75 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -
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
1054 1301 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.12% 82.03% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 669 583
Median daily rate £389 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.72% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 20 (68.97%) Banking
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Visualisation
3 8 (27.59%) Internal Audit
4 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.24%) Information Security
5 5 (17.24%) Network Security
6 4 (13.79%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (13.79%) IT Audit
6 4 (13.79%) SWIFT
6 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.79%) CISMP
6 4 (13.79%) Degree
6 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
6 4 (13.79%) CISSP
7 3 (10.34%) Legal
8 1 (3.45%) Planning and Forecasting
8 1 (3.45%) Security Operations
8 1 (3.45%) Retail
8 1 (3.45%) PKI
8 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
8 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (3.45%) Security Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Planview
8 1 (3.45%) COBIT
8 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Identity Management

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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) Wireless
2 1 (3.45%) X.500
General
1 20 (68.97%) Banking
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Risk Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) IT Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Compliance Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Compliance Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
3 4 (13.79%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Risk Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Security Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Risk Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Strategy Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Audit Manager
4 3 (10.34%) IT Audit Manager
4 3 (10.34%) IT Risk Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Internal Audit
2 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
3 5 (17.24%) Information Security
4 4 (13.79%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (13.79%) IT Audit
4 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Security Management
5 1 (3.45%) Security Operations
5 1 (3.45%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CISMP
1 4 (13.79%) CISSP
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) COBIT
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) RACF
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Planview