The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 80 67 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 46 75 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.00% 2.29% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 2.80% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 34 23
Median daily rate £450 £394 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £276 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +54.00%
Risk Management
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
1903 2674 2198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.60% 81.77% 79.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1118 1394 1125
Median daily rate £355 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 63 27
Median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
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 £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Risk Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Risk Management
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 Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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 -2 34 £450 +4.04% 5
Glasgow -2 9 £393 +12.14%
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 90 (56.96%) Finance
2 74 (46.84%) Project Management
3 47 (29.75%) Banking
4 37 (23.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (22.15%) ITIL
6 34 (21.52%) SharePoint
7 33 (20.89%) Programme Management
8 30 (18.99%) Coaching
9 29 (18.35%) Security Cleared
10 28 (17.72%) SQL
11 26 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (16.46%) Microsoft
12 25 (15.82%) HP
13 23 (14.56%) Windows
13 23 (14.56%) Extranet
13 23 (14.56%) Change Management
14 20 (12.66%) Mentoring
15 18 (11.39%) PMI Certification
16 17 (10.76%) PMP
17 16 (10.13%) SC Cleared
18 14 (8.86%) PRINCE2
19 13 (8.23%) VMware
19 13 (8.23%) Retail
19 13 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (8.23%) Business Analysis
19 13 (8.23%) User Acceptance Testing
19 13 (8.23%) Analytics
19 13 (8.23%) SDLC
20 12 (7.59%) MS Excel
20 12 (7.59%) Oracle

Risk Management
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 34 (21.52%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.43%) OpenStack
3 6 (3.80%) SAS
4 3 (1.90%) Confluence
5 2 (1.27%) CICS
5 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.63%) Drupal
6 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.16%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Oracle Assets
1 9 (5.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.56%) Extranet
2 9 (5.70%) DNS
3 8 (5.06%) SAN
4 7 (4.43%) DHCP
4 7 (4.43%) Firewall
5 4 (2.53%) FTP
6 3 (1.90%) HTTP
7 2 (1.27%) LDAP
7 2 (1.27%) SSL
7 2 (1.27%) WAN
8 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.63%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.63%) LAN
8 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.63%) VLAN
8 1 (0.63%) VoIP
8 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.27%) DB2
3 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (1.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (1.90%) JIRA
2 2 (1.27%) Ant
2 2 (1.27%) Artifactory
2 2 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.27%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.27%) Gradle
2 2 (1.27%) Grunt
2 2 (1.27%) gulp
2 2 (1.27%) Hudson
2 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.27%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.27%) Maven
2 2 (1.27%) Selenium
2 2 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.27%) Subversion
2 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.27%) Vagrant
General
1 90 (56.96%) Finance
2 47 (29.75%) Banking
3 13 (8.23%) Retail
4 9 (5.70%) Retail Banking
5 8 (5.06%) Billing
6 7 (4.43%) Legal
7 3 (1.90%) Marketing
7 3 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Front Office
9 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Law
9 1 (0.63%) Local Government
9 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (20.89%) Project Manager
2 17 (10.76%) Analyst
2 17 (10.76%) Consultant
3 10 (6.33%) PMO Specialist
4 9 (5.70%) Business Analyst
4 9 (5.70%) Functional Consultant
4 9 (5.70%) Oracle Consultant
4 9 (5.70%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 9 (5.70%) Programme Manager
4 9 (5.70%) Risk Manager
5 7 (4.43%) Analytics Manager
5 7 (4.43%) Data Centre Manager
5 7 (4.43%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 7 (4.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (4.43%) PMO Manager
5 7 (4.43%) Risk Analyst
6 6 (3.80%) Change Manager
6 6 (3.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (3.80%) IT Manager
7 5 (3.16%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.16%) XML
2 4 (2.53%) REST
3 2 (1.27%) HTML
3 2 (1.27%) ISPF
3 2 (1.27%) Java EE
3 2 (1.27%) JDBC
3 2 (1.27%) JSP
3 2 (1.27%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.27%) Servlets
3 2 (1.27%) SOAP
4 1 (0.63%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.63%) Middleware
4 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.06%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.06%) PMI
3 7 (4.43%) Credit Risk
3 7 (4.43%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.16%) CMDB
5 4 (2.53%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.27%) iSeries
6 2 (1.27%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.27%) PKI
6 2 (1.27%) Tandem
7 1 (0.63%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.63%) IVR
7 1 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.63%) STB
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.56%) Windows
2 11 (6.96%) Windows Server
2 11 (6.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.53%) Unix
5 4 (2.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.27%) AIX
6 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.63%) Android
7 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.63%) Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Solaris
7 1 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (46.84%) Project Management
2 37 (23.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (22.15%) ITIL
4 33 (20.89%) Programme Management
5 30 (18.99%) Coaching
6 26 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (14.56%) Change Management
8 20 (12.66%) Mentoring
9 14 (8.86%) PRINCE2
10 13 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (8.23%) Analytics
10 13 (8.23%) Business Analysis
10 13 (8.23%) SDLC
10 13 (8.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (6.96%) Quality Management
11 11 (6.96%) Resource Management
12 10 (6.33%) Configuration Management
12 10 (6.33%) Information Security
12 10 (6.33%) Service Management
13 9 (5.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (17.72%) SQL
2 11 (6.96%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.80%) Java
4 5 (3.16%) Python
4 5 (3.16%) VBScript
5 4 (2.53%) C#
6 3 (1.90%) Perl
7 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.27%) JCL
7 2 (1.27%) Ruby
7 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (18.35%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.39%) PMI Certification
3 17 (10.76%) PMP
4 16 (10.13%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.80%) MCSA
5 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.16%) CISSP
7 3 (1.90%) ISEB
7 3 (1.90%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.27%) CISA
8 2 (1.27%) CISM
8 2 (1.27%) Degree
8 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.96%) QA
2 6 (3.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (3.16%) SLA
4 4 (2.53%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.27%) FINREP
6 2 (1.27%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.63%) COBIT
7 1 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.63%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (5.70%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.16%) vSphere
4 5 (3.16%) XenApp
5 2 (1.27%) Docker
5 2 (1.27%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (1.27%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.63%) Squid
6 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.63%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) SCCM
1 4 (2.53%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.27%) Ansible
2 2 (1.27%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.27%) logstash
2 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.27%) Puppet
2 2 (1.27%) rkt
2 2 (1.27%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 25 (15.82%) HP
3 13 (8.23%) VMware
4 12 (7.59%) Oracle
5 6 (3.80%) Citrix
5 6 (3.80%) ServiceNow
6 5 (3.16%) IBM
7 4 (2.53%) Splunk
8 3 (1.90%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.90%) Google
8 3 (1.90%) Teradata
9 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.27%) Avaya
9 2 (1.27%) Charles River
9 2 (1.27%) Cisco
9 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.27%) Remedy
10 1 (0.63%) Adobe
10 1 (0.63%) OpenText
10 1 (0.63%) Sitecore