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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 62 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 95 54 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.18% 1.80% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 2.27% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 27 25
Median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £268 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £540 £665
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +22.22%
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
2482 2378 2018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.98% 79.21% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1288 1089
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 64 25
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +9 45 £459 +22.40% 8
Renfrewshire -14 27 £320 +23.07%
Glasgow -5 4 £400 -13.97% 4
Highlands - 3 - - 1
Aberdeen +7 2 - -
Inverclyde - 2 £440 - 1
West Lothian +6 1 £425 -
Stirling +5 1 - -
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Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 76 (52.78%) Finance
2 67 (46.53%) Project Management
3 45 (31.25%) Banking
4 32 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (20.14%) Programme Management
6 28 (19.44%) SQL
7 27 (18.75%) ITIL
8 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
9 22 (15.28%) Windows
9 22 (15.28%) SharePoint
9 22 (15.28%) HP
10 20 (13.89%) Coaching
11 18 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (12.50%) Change Management
12 17 (11.81%) Microsoft
13 16 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 16 (11.11%) SC Cleared
14 15 (10.42%) Extranet
15 14 (9.72%) Credit Risk
15 14 (9.72%) Release Management
15 14 (9.72%) Retail
16 13 (9.03%) Retail Banking
16 13 (9.03%) VMware
16 13 (9.03%) Mentoring
17 12 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (8.33%) Windows Server
17 12 (8.33%) Configuration Management
17 12 (8.33%) DNS
17 12 (8.33%) MS Excel
17 12 (8.33%) PowerShell

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 22 (15.28%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.64%) OpenStack
2 11 (7.64%) SAS
3 2 (1.39%) Confluence
3 2 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.69%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.42%) Extranet
2 12 (8.33%) DNS
3 10 (6.94%) DHCP
3 10 (6.94%) SAN
4 5 (3.47%) Firewall
5 3 (2.08%) HTTP
6 2 (1.39%) FTP
6 2 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.39%) LDAP
6 2 (1.39%) SSL
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.69%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.39%) DB2
4 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (1.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Ant
1 2 (1.39%) Artifactory
1 2 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.39%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.39%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.39%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.39%) Gradle
1 2 (1.39%) Grunt
1 2 (1.39%) gulp
1 2 (1.39%) Hudson
1 2 (1.39%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.39%) JIRA
1 2 (1.39%) Maven
1 2 (1.39%) Selenium
1 2 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (1.39%) Subversion
1 2 (1.39%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.39%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 76 (52.78%) Finance
2 45 (31.25%) Banking
3 14 (9.72%) Retail
4 13 (9.03%) Retail Banking
5 5 (3.47%) Legal
6 4 (2.78%) Billing
7 2 (1.39%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Front Office
8 1 (0.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (21.53%) Project Manager
2 20 (13.89%) Risk Manager
3 13 (9.03%) Analyst
4 12 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 11 (7.64%) Environment Manager
6 10 (6.94%) PMO Specialist
6 10 (6.94%) Programme Manager
7 8 (5.56%) Consultant
7 8 (5.56%) IT Manager
8 7 (4.86%) Credit Risk Manager
8 7 (4.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (4.86%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (4.17%) Transformation Manager
9 6 (4.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 5 (3.47%) Business Analyst
11 4 (2.78%) Change Manager
11 4 (2.78%) Data Centre Project Manager
11 4 (2.78%) Functional Consultant
11 4 (2.78%) IT Risk Manager
11 4 (2.78%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.78%) XML
2 2 (1.39%) HTML
2 2 (1.39%) Java EE
2 2 (1.39%) JDBC
2 2 (1.39%) JSP
2 2 (1.39%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.39%) REST
2 2 (1.39%) Servlets
2 2 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) Credit Risk
2 4 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.78%) PMI
3 3 (2.08%) CMDB
3 3 (2.08%) Cybercrime
3 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.39%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.39%) Market Risk
4 2 (1.39%) PKI
4 2 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (1.39%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.69%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.28%) Windows
2 12 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 12 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.39%) AIX
5 2 (1.39%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (46.53%) Project Management
2 32 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (20.14%) Programme Management
4 27 (18.75%) ITIL
5 20 (13.89%) Coaching
6 18 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (12.50%) Change Management
7 14 (9.72%) Release Management
8 13 (9.03%) Mentoring
9 12 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 11 (7.64%) PRINCE2
11 10 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (6.94%) Conflict Management
12 9 (6.25%) Information Security
12 9 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
12 9 (6.25%) Quality Management
13 8 (5.56%) Analytics
13 8 (5.56%) Migration
13 8 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
13 8 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.44%) SQL
2 12 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.78%) Java
3 4 (2.78%) Python
3 4 (2.78%) VBA
4 3 (2.08%) VBScript
5 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.39%) C#
5 2 (1.39%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.39%) Perl
5 2 (1.39%) Ruby
5 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.25%) MCSA
3 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 8 (5.56%) PMP
5 5 (3.47%) CISSP
6 3 (2.08%) CISA
7 2 (1.39%) CISM
7 2 (1.39%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.69%) Degree
8 1 (0.69%) ISEB
8 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.56%) QA
2 5 (3.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.78%) SLA
4 3 (2.08%) FINREP
5 2 (1.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (1.39%) ISO27005
5 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.69%) COREP
System Software
1 11 (7.64%) Active Directory
1 11 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 9 (6.25%) vSphere
3 4 (2.78%) XenApp
4 2 (1.39%) Docker
4 2 (1.39%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.69%) Squid
5 1 (0.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.69%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) Ansible
1 2 (1.39%) CA Wily
1 2 (1.39%) logstash
1 2 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.39%) Puppet
1 2 (1.39%) SCCM
1 2 (1.39%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.39%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (15.28%) HP
2 17 (11.81%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.03%) VMware
4 7 (4.86%) Oracle
5 5 (3.47%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.78%) Citrix
6 4 (2.78%) Splunk
7 3 (2.08%) CA
7 3 (2.08%) Remedy
7 3 (2.08%) Teradata
8 2 (1.39%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.39%) Charles River
8 2 (1.39%) Google
8 2 (1.39%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.69%) Avaya
9 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.69%) Cisco
9 1 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.69%) Murex
9 1 (0.69%) SolarWinds
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