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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 55 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 17 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.37% 2.07% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 2.93% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 10
Average daily rate
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£500 £310 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £228 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £465 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -28.00%
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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
924 820 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.58% 70.69% 67.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 399 343
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 20
Average hourly rate £15.77 £23.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.43% +9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.75 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 11 (44.00%) CESG
1 11 (44.00%) CESG CLAS
1 11 (44.00%) Information Assurance
2 10 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (36.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) Internet
3 9 (36.00%) Oracle
3 9 (36.00%) Web Services
3 9 (36.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (36.00%) GPG13
3 9 (36.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 8 (32.00%) Network Security
4 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) Change Management
6 4 (16.00%) Workflow
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.00%) Banking
7 3 (12.00%) Retail
8 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
8 2 (8.00%) SAS

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 2 (8.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
1 9 (36.00%) Internet
1 9 (36.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 9 (36.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (32.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.00%) QlikView
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Military
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Consultant
1 11 (44.00%) CLAS Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Operational Risk Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Change Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Programme Manager
6 1 (4.00%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) CESG
1 11 (44.00%) CESG CLAS
2 10 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) RMADS
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Information Assurance
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 4 (16.00%) Workflow
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Earned Value Management
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (8.00%) Coaching
5 2 (8.00%) People Management
6 1 (4.00%) BDD
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) User Stories
6 1 (4.00%) Customer Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) GPG13
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Teradata