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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 65 92 100
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +8
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 68 36 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.27% 1.36% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 1.77% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 10
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £230 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £421 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.25 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +53.52%
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2348 2032 1850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 78.42% 76.80% 72.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1203 1099 924
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £251 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 33 33
Average hourly rate £30.50 £28.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% +51.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £14.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £38.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +27 35 £450 -7.69% 5
Glasgow -2 21 £363 -9.37% 7
Renfrewshire +11 5 £255 +13.33%
Inverclyde -8 2 £363 -13.69%
Highlands -5 1 - -
West Lothian -9 1 - - 1
Fife - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
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Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 71 (51.08%) Finance
2 46 (33.09%) Project Management
3 44 (31.65%) Banking
4 25 (17.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (15.83%) Change Management
5 22 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (13.67%) MS Excel
7 18 (12.95%) ITIL
7 18 (12.95%) Security Cleared
8 17 (12.23%) SC Cleared
9 16 (11.51%) PRINCE2
9 16 (11.51%) SQL
10 15 (10.79%) Microsoft
10 15 (10.79%) Information Security
11 13 (9.35%) Analytics
11 13 (9.35%) Credit Risk
12 12 (8.63%) Data Analysis
13 11 (7.91%) Retail
13 11 (7.91%) Degree
13 11 (7.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 10 (7.19%) Data Centre
14 10 (7.19%) ISEB
14 10 (7.19%) Configuration Management
15 9 (6.47%) Portfolio Management
15 9 (6.47%) Investment Banking
16 8 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (5.76%) Asset Management
16 8 (5.76%) Marketing
16 8 (5.76%) Change Control
16 8 (5.76%) Programme Management

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 8 (5.76%) IBM Notes
1 8 (5.76%) SAS
2 4 (2.88%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (13.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.16%) MS Project
2 3 (2.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) VoIP
1 1 (0.72%) SAN
1 1 (0.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 71 (51.08%) Finance
2 44 (31.65%) Banking
3 11 (7.91%) Retail
4 9 (6.47%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.76%) Marketing
6 7 (5.04%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.44%) Front Office
8 1 (0.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.72%) Law
8 1 (0.72%) Legal
8 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (23.74%) Analyst
2 31 (22.30%) Project Manager
3 13 (9.35%) Risk Analyst
4 10 (7.19%) Business Analyst
5 9 (6.47%) Risk Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Change Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.04%) Programme Manager
8 6 (4.32%) MI Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Operational Risk Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Architect
9 5 (3.60%) Consultant
9 5 (3.60%) Administrator
9 5 (3.60%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Credit Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Technical Leader
10 4 (2.88%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.16%) WPF
2 1 (0.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.35%) Credit Risk
3 10 (7.19%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.32%) PKI
5 3 (2.16%) Freedom of Information Act
5 3 (2.16%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.16%) PMI
5 3 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.16%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.16%) Equities
5 3 (2.16%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.72%) Economics
6 1 (0.72%) CESG
6 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.72%) Handset
6 1 (0.72%) EMV
6 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.72%) iSeries
6 1 (0.72%) SCADA
6 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.88%) Windows
2 1 (0.72%) Linux
2 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.09%) Project Management
2 25 (17.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (15.83%) Change Management
4 18 (12.95%) ITIL
5 16 (11.51%) PRINCE2
6 15 (10.79%) Information Security
7 13 (9.35%) Analytics
8 12 (8.63%) Data Analysis
9 11 (7.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (7.19%) Configuration Management
11 9 (6.47%) Portfolio Management
12 8 (5.76%) Change Control
12 8 (5.76%) Programme Management
12 8 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (5.76%) Asset Management
13 7 (5.04%) Risk Analytics
14 6 (4.32%) Supplier Management
14 6 (4.32%) Migration
15 5 (3.60%) Business Analysis
15 5 (3.60%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.51%) SQL
2 8 (5.76%) VBA
3 3 (2.16%) C
3 3 (2.16%) C#
4 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (12.95%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.23%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.91%) Degree
4 10 (7.19%) ISEB
5 7 (5.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (3.60%) CISA
6 5 (3.60%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.88%) CISSP
8 3 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.16%) PMP
9 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.44%) CRISC
10 1 (0.72%) APMP
10 1 (0.72%) SSCP
10 1 (0.72%) CISM
10 1 (0.72%) QiCA
10 1 (0.72%) ISSMP
10 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.72%) MCSA
10 1 (0.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) FATCA
3 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (10.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.76%) Lotus
3 7 (5.04%) Teradata
4 6 (4.32%) Citrix
4 6 (4.32%) Remedy
5 3 (2.16%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.44%) Charles River
7 1 (0.72%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.72%) HP
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle
7 1 (0.72%) Sybase
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco
7 1 (0.72%) Fujitsu
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