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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 78 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 29 56 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.66% 2.22% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 2.67% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 33 27
Median daily rate £394 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £265 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £677 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £432 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.37% +4.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.00 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £60.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-54.16% +93.54%

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
1474 2095 2218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.13% 82.87% 81.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 1130 1253
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 41
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +73.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.70 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £50.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -5 16 £400 -11.11% 4
Glasgow +1 6 £274 -45.25% 3
West Lothian - 2 - -
Highlands - 2 £260 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 19 (28.36%) Project Management
3 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (23.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (22.39%) Information Security
6 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
7 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
7 13 (19.40%) Firewall
7 13 (19.40%) Configuration Management
8 12 (17.91%) CISSP
8 12 (17.91%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (16.42%) Project Planning
9 11 (16.42%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
10 10 (14.93%) SQL
11 9 (13.43%) J2EE
11 9 (13.43%) Java
11 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
11 9 (13.43%) Banking
11 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (13.43%) Security Architecture
12 8 (11.94%) CESG
12 8 (11.94%) CRM
12 8 (11.94%) ISO27005
12 8 (11.94%) Threat Modelling
13 7 (10.45%) CREST Certified
13 7 (10.45%) Programme Management
13 7 (10.45%) Change Management
13 7 (10.45%) Test Strategy
13 7 (10.45%) Credit Risk

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 3 (4.48%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
2 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.49%) Primavera
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) Firewall
2 6 (8.96%) Network Security
2 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.97%) VPN
4 3 (4.48%) LAN
4 3 (4.48%) NetScreen
4 3 (4.48%) WAN
4 3 (4.48%) Wireless
5 2 (2.99%) LDAP
6 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) LoadRunner
2 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.97%) Maven
2 4 (5.97%) Subversion
3 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Law
4 2 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Front Office
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (17.91%) Project Manager
2 11 (16.42%) Consultant
3 10 (14.93%) Security Consultant
4 8 (11.94%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 8 (11.94%) Security Advisor
5 7 (10.45%) Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) IT Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Tester
7 4 (5.97%) Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Junior
7 4 (5.97%) Junior Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Performance Tester
7 4 (5.97%) Programme Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Security Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) SAS Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) J2EE
2 4 (5.97%) Spring
3 1 (1.49%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) RESTful
3 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.94%) CESG
3 7 (10.45%) Credit Risk
4 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.48%) CMDB
5 3 (4.48%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.99%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.49%) IPTV
7 1 (1.49%) New Media
7 1 (1.49%) Robotics
7 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) AIX
1 3 (4.48%) Linux
1 3 (4.48%) Solaris
1 3 (4.48%) Unix
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Project Management
2 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (22.39%) Information Security
5 13 (19.40%) Configuration Management
6 12 (17.91%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (16.42%) Project Planning
7 11 (16.42%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (13.43%) Security Architecture
9 8 (11.94%) CRM
9 8 (11.94%) Threat Modelling
10 7 (10.45%) Change Management
10 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.45%) Cryptography
10 7 (10.45%) Programme Management
10 7 (10.45%) Test Strategy
11 6 (8.96%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (8.96%) Information Assurance
11 6 (8.96%) ITIL
11 6 (8.96%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) SQL
2 9 (13.43%) Java
3 5 (7.46%) Perl
4 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.48%) Korn
5 2 (2.99%) JCL
5 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.99%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) ABAP
6 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
3 12 (17.91%) CISSP
4 7 (10.45%) CEH
4 7 (10.45%) CREST Certified
5 6 (8.96%) GIAC
5 6 (8.96%) SANS
6 3 (4.48%) CCSP
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.99%) CISM
7 2 (2.99%) Degree
7 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.49%) CGEIT
8 1 (1.49%) CISA
8 1 (1.49%) CRISC
8 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) ISO27005
2 5 (7.46%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.99%) QA
5 1 (1.49%) COBIT
5 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.49%) PMO
5 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) PowerHA
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) ACF2
3 1 (1.49%) RACF
3 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) HP SiteScope
1 5 (7.46%) OpenView
2 2 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.49%) zSecure
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) IBM
3 5 (7.46%) HP
4 4 (5.97%) Cisco
5 3 (4.48%) Juniper
6 2 (2.99%) SAP
6 2 (2.99%) Symantec
7 1 (1.49%) Citrix
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle
7 1 (1.49%) Twitter
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