The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 70 100 91
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -9
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 57 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.15% 0.85% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 1.21% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 12
Average daily rate £350 £373 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £408 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +185.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1658 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.15% 70.76% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 860 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Risk Management
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Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -10 21 £463 +15.62% 9
Glasgow +17 19 £350 -6.04% 2
Stirling - 4 £385 -
Fife - - - -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
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Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 38 (42.70%) Finance
2 25 (28.09%) Banking
3 22 (24.72%) Project Management
4 16 (17.98%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.24%) SQL
6 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.11%) Data Management
6 9 (10.11%) Java
6 9 (10.11%) Windows
7 8 (8.99%) XML
7 8 (8.99%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.87%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.87%) CISM
8 7 (7.87%) WAN
8 7 (7.87%) CISSP
9 6 (6.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
9 6 (6.74%) UNIX
9 6 (6.74%) Investment Banking
9 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.62%) Front Office
10 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
10 5 (5.62%) Change Management
10 5 (5.62%) Scrum
10 5 (5.62%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (5.62%) Information Security
10 5 (5.62%) XSLT
10 5 (5.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
10 5 (5.62%) Mainframe

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (4.49%) WebSphere
1 4 (4.49%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.25%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Project
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.12%) Murex MxG2000
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) WAN
2 5 (5.62%) MPLS
3 3 (3.37%) Firewall
4 2 (2.25%) LAN
4 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.12%) FTP
5 1 (1.12%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.37%) QlikView
2 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) TestDirector
General
1 38 (42.70%) Finance
2 25 (28.09%) Banking
3 6 (6.74%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Front Office
4 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.49%) Retail
6 3 (3.37%) Legal
7 2 (2.25%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.25%) Private Banking
7 2 (2.25%) Publishing
8 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (28.09%) Project Manager
2 13 (14.61%) Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) Developer
4 7 (7.87%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Risk Manager
6 5 (5.62%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Consultant
7 4 (4.49%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Security Consultant
7 4 (4.49%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (3.37%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (3.37%) PMO Manager
9 2 (2.25%) Senior PMO Manager
9 2 (2.25%) Vendor Manager
9 2 (2.25%) Technical Design Leader
9 2 (2.25%) Business Change Analyst
9 2 (2.25%) Coordinator
9 2 (2.25%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) XML
2 5 (5.62%) XSLT
2 5 (5.62%) Java EE
3 4 (4.49%) Spring Integration
3 4 (4.49%) Java SE
3 4 (4.49%) Hibernate
3 4 (4.49%) Spring
4 2 (2.25%) .NET
4 2 (2.25%) HTML
4 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.25%) CSS
5 1 (1.12%) JNI
5 1 (1.12%) EDI
5 1 (1.12%) JMS
5 1 (1.12%) SOAP
5 1 (1.12%) Web Services
5 1 (1.12%) Velocity
5 1 (1.12%) Murex Flex
5 1 (1.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (5.62%) Mainframe
2 4 (4.49%) iSeries
2 4 (4.49%) Tandem
3 3 (3.37%) Derivative
4 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.12%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.12%) RMADS
5 1 (1.12%) FMCG
5 1 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.11%) Windows
2 6 (6.74%) UNIX
3 2 (2.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) Project Management
2 16 (17.98%) PRINCE2
3 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (10.11%) Data Management
4 8 (8.99%) Data Analysis
5 7 (7.87%) Business Analysis
6 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.62%) Change Management
7 5 (5.62%) Scrum
7 5 (5.62%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (5.62%) Information Security
7 5 (5.62%) Analytics
7 5 (5.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (4.49%) Change Control
8 4 (4.49%) Content Management
8 4 (4.49%) ITIL
8 4 (4.49%) DSDM
8 4 (4.49%) Programme Management
9 3 (3.37%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.37%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) SQL
2 9 (10.11%) Java
3 3 (3.37%) C#
4 1 (1.12%) Python
4 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) CISM
1 7 (7.87%) CISSP
2 6 (6.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) CRISC
4 4 (4.49%) Degree
4 4 (4.49%) CISA
5 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.37%) PMP
5 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.25%) CCSP
7 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.12%) CCNA
7 1 (1.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) COBIT
2 3 (3.37%) CRD IV
2 3 (3.37%) COREP
2 3 (3.37%) FINREP
3 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle
2 3 (3.37%) Informatica
3 2 (2.25%) Juniper
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco
3 2 (2.25%) FatWire
4 1 (1.12%) Sybase
4 1 (1.12%) Murex
4 1 (1.12%) HP
4 1 (1.12%) Adobe
4 1 (1.12%) Ariba
4 1 (1.12%) Reuters
4 1 (1.12%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.12%) F5
4 1 (1.12%) Pega
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