The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Management 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 Management 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 Management
Rank 70 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 13 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 1.17% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.64% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 8
Average daily rate
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£500 £380 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £297 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £515 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £17.75 £24.39
% change year-on-year
+52.11% -27.23%
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 Management
Scotland

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management across the Edinburgh region.

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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

1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Banking
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) Information Assurance
4 8 (24.24%) CESG
4 8 (24.24%) CESG CLAS
4 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
5 7 (21.21%) Internet
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle
5 7 (21.21%) Web Services
5 7 (21.21%) Firewall
5 7 (21.21%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (21.21%) Reverse Proxy
5 7 (21.21%) GPG13
5 7 (21.21%) Protective Monitoring
6 6 (18.18%) Network Security
6 6 (18.18%) Project Management
7 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
8 4 (12.12%) Workflow
8 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.09%) CISSP
9 3 (9.09%) DSDM
9 3 (9.09%) Scrum
9 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (9.09%) Analytics
9 3 (9.09%) User Stories
10 2 (6.06%) Change Control

Risk Management
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 Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Project
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
1 7 (21.21%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (21.21%) Reverse Proxy
2 6 (18.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Publishing
4 1 (3.03%) Front Office
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Consultant
1 8 (24.24%) CLAS Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) Risk Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Vendor Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Risk Manager
7 1 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Change Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Communications Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) EDI
3 1 (3.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
1 8 (24.24%) CESG
1 8 (24.24%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.03%) RMADS
3 1 (3.03%) iSeries
3 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.03%) Tandem
3 1 (3.03%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Information Assurance
3 7 (21.21%) Protective Monitoring
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (12.12%) Workflow
6 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) DSDM
7 3 (9.09%) Analytics
7 3 (9.09%) User Stories
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.06%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) Web Development
8 2 (6.06%) Refactoring
8 2 (6.06%) Change Control
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.06%) Change Management
8 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C#
1 2 (6.06%) Java
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CISA
2 1 (3.03%) CISM
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) CRISC
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) GPG13
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Informatica
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