The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analyst
Rank 118 124 119
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 3 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.42% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.45% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £428 £420 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -16.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
Risk Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1877 2679 2685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.23% 93.54% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 1394 1443
Median daily rate £370 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £236 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 47 52
Median hourly rate £14.93 £19.02 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.50% +19.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £43.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Risk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Risk Analyst
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 Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Glasgow - 2 - -
Edinburgh +9 1 £428 +1.78% 2
Risk Analyst
UK

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Risk Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (55.56%) Banking
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Retail
4 6 (33.33%) Credit Risk
5 5 (27.78%) Information Security
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) SAS
7 3 (16.67%) Internal Audit
7 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
7 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
7 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (11.11%) SLA
8 2 (11.11%) CISA
8 2 (11.11%) MS Office
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.11%) CGEIT
8 2 (11.11%) CRISC
8 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

Risk Analyst Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (55.56%) Banking
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Retail
4 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 3 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Derivative
4 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Information Security
1 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Internal Audit
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Compliance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Threat Management
4 1 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CGEIT
1 2 (11.11%) CISA
1 2 (11.11%) CRISC
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) COBIT
3 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft