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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 76 69 80
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 55 54 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.15% 2.04% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.56% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 18
Average daily rate £450 £425 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £340 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £30.00 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -80.64%
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
2043 2109 1733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.96% 79.49% 73.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 1198 849
Average daily rate £380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 31
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.88 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 42 £450 -10.00% 6
Glasgow +1 6 £500 +26.58% 3
Renfrewshire -8 4 £423 +77.35%
Scottish Borders - 2 £750 -
South Ayrshire - 1 - -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 64 (52.89%) Finance
2 53 (43.80%) Project Management
3 44 (36.36%) Banking
4 41 (33.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (18.18%) SQL
6 18 (14.88%) QA
7 17 (14.05%) Risk Analysis
7 17 (14.05%) ITIL
8 16 (13.22%) PRINCE2
9 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (10.74%) Change Management
10 13 (10.74%) SAS
11 12 (9.92%) Legal
11 12 (9.92%) Data Centre
11 12 (9.92%) Credit Risk
11 12 (9.92%) Security Cleared
12 11 (9.09%) Retail
12 11 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (8.26%) Microsoft
13 10 (8.26%) Release Management
13 10 (8.26%) Analytics
13 10 (8.26%) SC Cleared
13 10 (8.26%) Change Control
14 9 (7.44%) Portfolio Management
14 9 (7.44%) Coaching
14 9 (7.44%) Configuration Management
14 9 (7.44%) SQL Server
14 9 (7.44%) Windows
14 9 (7.44%) VMware
15 8 (6.61%) Wireless

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 13 (10.74%) SAS
2 4 (3.31%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.65%) Drupal
4 1 (0.83%) CICS
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS Project
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.83%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) SAN
1 8 (6.61%) WAN
1 8 (6.61%) Wireless
2 4 (3.31%) DHCP
2 4 (3.31%) DNS
3 3 (2.48%) LAN
4 2 (1.65%) Firewall
4 2 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.83%) MPLS
5 1 (0.83%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.48%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.83%) DB2
5 1 (0.83%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 64 (52.89%) Finance
2 44 (36.36%) Banking
3 12 (9.92%) Legal
4 11 (9.09%) Retail
5 7 (5.79%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Law
7 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (34.71%) Project Manager
2 18 (14.88%) Risk Manager
3 17 (14.05%) Analyst
4 15 (12.40%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (9.92%) IT Manager
6 10 (8.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 9 (7.44%) Environment Manager
8 7 (5.79%) IT Risk Manager
8 7 (5.79%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (4.96%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.96%) Wireless Product Manager
10 5 (4.13%) Credit Risk Manager
10 5 (4.13%) Network Manager
10 5 (4.13%) Network Project Manager
10 5 (4.13%) WAN Project Manager
11 4 (3.31%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (3.31%) Implementation Manager
11 4 (3.31%) Implementation Project Manager
11 4 (3.31%) Project Implementation Manager
11 4 (3.31%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.48%) XML
2 2 (1.65%) CSS
2 2 (1.65%) HTML
2 2 (1.65%) SOAP
3 1 (0.83%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.83%) Middleware
3 1 (0.83%) REST
3 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.92%) Credit Risk
2 12 (9.92%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.31%) PKI
5 3 (2.48%) Cybercrime
5 3 (2.48%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (2.48%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (1.65%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.65%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.65%) Derivative
6 2 (1.65%) PMI
6 2 (1.65%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.65%) User Experience
6 2 (1.65%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.65%) W3C
7 1 (0.83%) DataPower
7 1 (0.83%) FMCG
7 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.44%) Windows
2 6 (4.96%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.13%) Unix
4 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.48%) AIX
5 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.48%) Solaris
6 2 (1.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (43.80%) Project Management
2 41 (33.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (14.05%) ITIL
3 17 (14.05%) Risk Analysis
4 16 (13.22%) PRINCE2
5 13 (10.74%) Change Management
6 11 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (8.26%) Analytics
7 10 (8.26%) Change Control
7 10 (8.26%) Release Management
8 9 (7.44%) Coaching
8 9 (7.44%) Configuration Management
8 9 (7.44%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (4.96%) Data Protection
9 6 (4.96%) Migration
9 6 (4.96%) Service Management
10 5 (4.13%) Programme Management
10 5 (4.13%) Resource Management
10 5 (4.13%) Scrum
10 5 (4.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (3.31%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (9.92%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.13%) Degree
4 4 (3.31%) MCSA
4 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.65%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.83%) CISA
6 1 (0.83%) CISSP
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.88%) QA
2 7 (5.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (6.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.31%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (2.48%) Legato
3 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (8.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.44%) VMware
3 6 (4.96%) HP
4 4 (3.31%) Citrix
5 3 (2.48%) CA
5 3 (2.48%) Cisco
5 3 (2.48%) Remedy
5 3 (2.48%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.48%) Teradata
6 2 (1.65%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.83%) Informatica
7 1 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.83%) Murex
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle
7 1 (0.83%) Pega
7 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
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