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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 63 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 24 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.65% 1.66% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.29% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +15.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £423
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -27.15%
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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
1113 916 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.34% 72.58% 69.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 526 250
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £50.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £18.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £180.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015, 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 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 19 (41.30%) Banking
3 13 (28.26%) Project Management
4 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
4 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
5 10 (21.74%) Change Management
5 10 (21.74%) Information Security
6 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.39%) Credit Risk
7 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (15.22%) ISEB
9 5 (10.87%) Front Office
9 5 (10.87%) Business Process Improvement
9 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (10.87%) Investment Management
9 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (10.87%) Retail
9 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.70%) SQL
11 3 (6.52%) CISSP
11 3 (6.52%) CISA
11 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
11 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
11 3 (6.52%) Marketing
11 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
11 3 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
11 3 (6.52%) Line Management
11 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (4.35%) Change Control

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (4.35%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
General
1 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 19 (41.30%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 5 (10.87%) Front Office
4 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Publishing
6 1 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 12 (26.09%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Risk Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Operational Risk Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Change Manager
7 2 (4.35%) IT Risk Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Programme Manager
7 2 (4.35%) IT Programme Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Senior IT Programme Manager
7 2 (4.35%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Credit Risk
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) RMADS
2 2 (4.35%) CESG
2 2 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (4.35%) Derivative
3 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Equities
3 1 (2.17%) iSeries
3 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) UNIX
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Project Management
2 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
3 10 (21.74%) Change Management
3 10 (21.74%) Information Security
4 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.87%) Investment Management
5 5 (10.87%) Business Process Improvement
5 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (6.52%) Line Management
7 2 (4.35%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (4.35%) Analytics
7 2 (4.35%) Test Planning
7 2 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) VBA
2 2 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) ISEB
2 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (6.52%) CISSP
3 3 (6.52%) CISA
4 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) APMP
5 1 (2.17%) QiCA
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Teradata
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Sybase