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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 65 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 22 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.62% 1.39% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.92% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 £605
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -38.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £214 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £585 £769
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £37.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-33.10% +12.12%
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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
1037 834 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.59% 72.46% 66.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 444 227
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £14.02 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+238.80% -19.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Project Management
3 10 (25.64%) Banking
3 10 (25.64%) Information Assurance
4 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 8 (20.51%) CESG
5 8 (20.51%) CESG CLAS
6 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.38%) Network Security
7 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 6 (15.38%) Information Security
8 5 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.82%) Front Office
8 5 (12.82%) Business Process Improvement
8 5 (12.82%) Investment Management
9 4 (10.26%) RMADS
9 4 (10.26%) GPG13
9 4 (10.26%) Protective Monitoring
9 4 (10.26%) Change Control
9 4 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (10.26%) Credit Risk
9 4 (10.26%) Internet
9 4 (10.26%) Change Management
9 4 (10.26%) Firewall
9 4 (10.26%) Web Services

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (2.56%) SAS
1 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Network Security
2 4 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (10.26%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MS Access
1 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.56%) QlikView
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Banking
3 5 (12.82%) Front Office
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Publishing
4 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Military
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Project Manager
2 8 (20.51%) Consultant
2 8 (20.51%) CLAS Consultant
3 6 (15.38%) Risk Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Programme Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Operational Risk Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Senior IT Programme Manager
7 2 (5.13%) IT Risk Manager
7 2 (5.13%) IT Programme Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Information Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Security Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) CESG
1 8 (20.51%) CESG CLAS
2 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) RMADS
3 4 (10.26%) Credit Risk
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Derivative
5 1 (2.56%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Project Management
2 10 (25.64%) Information Assurance
3 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) Information Security
6 5 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.82%) Business Process Improvement
6 5 (12.82%) Investment Management
7 4 (10.26%) Protective Monitoring
7 4 (10.26%) Change Control
7 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Change Management
8 3 (7.69%) Migration
8 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.13%) Earned Value Management
9 2 (5.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) C
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.13%) CISA
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) CISSP
3 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) GPG13
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Teradata