The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analysis
Rank 112 116 128
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 13 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.67% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.83% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 0
Median daily rate £325 £395 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £108.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-44.82% +521.42%
Risk Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1895 2666 2231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.79% 81.68% 79.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1114 1393 1147
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 62 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +16.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Risk Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Risk Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 11 £338 -11.18%
Stirling - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £161 -
Risk Analysis
UK

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 14 (53.85%) Finance
1 14 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 8 (30.77%) Information Security
3 8 (30.77%) QA
3 8 (30.77%) Matrix Organization
4 7 (26.92%) Banking
5 6 (23.08%) Migration
5 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 5 (19.23%) Retail
7 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) Citrix
7 4 (15.38%) Windows
7 4 (15.38%) Business Development
7 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 4 (15.38%) People Management
7 4 (15.38%) XenApp
7 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (11.54%) Coaching
8 3 (11.54%) Reference Data
8 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
8 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
8 3 (11.54%) System Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 5 (19.23%) Retail
4 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
5 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Project Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Data Centre Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Risk Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Security Risk Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Delivery Project Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Desktop Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Fraud Business Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Operations Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (11.54%) Reference Data
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) EPoS
4 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
3 8 (30.77%) Information Security
3 8 (30.77%) Matrix Organization
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Business Development
5 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 4 (15.38%) People Management
5 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C
3 1 (3.85%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
2 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (3.85%) ISO27005
3 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle