The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 48 62 72
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 23 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.86% 1.89% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 2.32% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 9
Median daily rate £550 £420 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £225 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £459 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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
670 1164 1044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.23% 81.68% 80.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 599 553
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.02 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -59.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.89 £15.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 16 (38.10%) Information Security
2 15 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (33.33%) Banking
4 13 (30.95%) Finance
5 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (19.05%) CESG
7 8 (19.05%) Project Management
7 8 (19.05%) ISO27005
7 8 (19.05%) Threat Modelling
7 8 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 6 (14.29%) CISSP
9 6 (14.29%) Firewall
9 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 6 (14.29%) Cryptography
9 6 (14.29%) CEH
9 6 (14.29%) Security Architecture
9 6 (14.29%) CREST Certified
10 5 (11.90%) Information Assurance
10 5 (11.90%) SANS
10 5 (11.90%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (11.90%) Statistics
10 5 (11.90%) GIAC
11 4 (9.52%) Change Management
11 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
11 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis

Risk Management
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 2 (4.76%) CICS
1 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.38%) Primavera
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) FTP
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (33.33%) Banking
2 13 (30.95%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.76%) Law
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Consultant
1 8 (19.05%) Security Advisor
1 8 (19.05%) Security Consultant
2 7 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Programme Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Risk Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Security Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) CISSP Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 2 (4.76%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) ISPF
1 1 (2.38%) J2EE
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) CESG
2 6 (14.29%) Cryptography
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.90%) Statistics
4 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk
6 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.38%) Data Extraction
7 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (2.38%) iSeries
7 1 (2.38%) PMI
7 1 (2.38%) Robotics
7 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
7 1 (2.38%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Information Security
2 15 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (19.05%) Project Management
4 8 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (19.05%) Threat Modelling
5 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 5 (11.90%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (11.90%) Information Assurance
7 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Change Management
7 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.14%) Contract Management
8 3 (7.14%) Migration
8 3 (7.14%) Process Improvement
8 3 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
9 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) JCL
2 1 (2.38%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) CEH
3 6 (14.29%) CISSP
3 6 (14.29%) CREST Certified
4 5 (11.90%) GIAC
4 5 (11.90%) SANS
5 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.38%) CISM
6 1 (2.38%) ISEB
6 1 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) ISO27005
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (2.38%) OpenView
1 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.38%) Axway
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Remedy
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow