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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 79 72 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 41 59 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.10% 2.07% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 2.62% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 25
Median daily rate £475 £405 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £247 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £475 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
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
1586 2253 2187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.25% 79.22% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 1207 1212
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 23
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +8 22 £550 +30.95% 11
Glasgow -1 8 £444 +18.33% 2
West Lothian +5 5 £425 -
Fife +3 3 £375 -
Aberdeen -6 2 - - 1
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Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 29 (35.80%) Finance
2 24 (29.63%) Project Management
3 23 (28.40%) Banking
4 22 (27.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (22.22%) Information Security
7 15 (18.52%) Security Cleared
8 14 (17.28%) Firewall
8 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
8 14 (17.28%) SC Cleared
9 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (16.05%) Configuration Management
10 11 (13.58%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (13.58%) CISSP
10 11 (13.58%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (12.35%) SQL
11 10 (12.35%) PRINCE2
11 10 (12.35%) CRM
11 10 (12.35%) Management Information System
12 9 (11.11%) ITIL
12 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 9 (11.11%) Security Architecture
13 8 (9.88%) CESG
13 8 (9.88%) Java
13 8 (9.88%) IBM
13 8 (9.88%) Analytics
13 8 (9.88%) ISO27005
13 8 (9.88%) Threat Modelling
14 7 (8.64%) CREST Certified
14 7 (8.64%) Unix

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 4 (4.94%) SAS
2 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.47%) CICS
4 1 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.23%) Confluence
4 1 (1.23%) Drupal
4 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.23%) Primavera
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.28%) Firewall
2 5 (6.17%) Network Security
2 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.94%) WAN
4 3 (3.70%) LAN
4 3 (3.70%) VPN
4 3 (3.70%) Wireless
5 2 (2.47%) FTP
5 2 (2.47%) LDAP
5 2 (2.47%) NetScreen
6 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.23%) Internet
6 1 (1.23%) VLAN
6 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.70%) Maven
2 3 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 29 (35.80%) Finance
2 23 (28.40%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Law
5 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.47%) Legal
5 2 (2.47%) Retail
5 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Electronics
6 1 (1.23%) Front Office
6 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Local Government
6 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (14.81%) Consultant
1 12 (14.81%) Project Manager
2 10 (12.35%) Security Consultant
3 8 (9.88%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 8 (9.88%) Security Advisor
4 7 (8.64%) Analyst
5 6 (7.41%) Analytics Manager
5 6 (7.41%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) Architect
6 5 (6.17%) IT Manager
6 5 (6.17%) Risk Manager
7 4 (4.94%) Security Architect
7 4 (4.94%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) AIX Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Risk Business Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.41%) J2EE
2 3 (3.70%) Spring
2 3 (3.70%) XML
3 2 (2.47%) ISPF
3 2 (2.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.23%) HTML
4 1 (1.23%) Middleware
4 1 (1.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.35%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.88%) CESG
4 7 (8.64%) Cryptography
5 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.17%) Statistics
6 2 (2.47%) CMDB
6 2 (2.47%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.47%) iSeries
6 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.47%) Tandem
7 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.23%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.23%) New Media
7 1 (1.23%) PMI
7 1 (1.23%) STB
7 1 (1.23%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Unix
2 6 (7.41%) Windows
3 4 (4.94%) Linux
3 4 (4.94%) Solaris
4 3 (3.70%) AIX
5 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.23%) Android
6 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) Project Management
2 22 (27.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (22.22%) Information Security
5 13 (16.05%) Configuration Management
6 11 (13.58%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (13.58%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (12.35%) CRM
7 10 (12.35%) PRINCE2
8 9 (11.11%) ITIL
8 9 (11.11%) Security Architecture
9 8 (9.88%) Analytics
9 8 (9.88%) Threat Modelling
10 7 (8.64%) Project Planning
11 6 (7.41%) Business Analysis
11 6 (7.41%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (7.41%) Information Assurance
11 6 (7.41%) Resource Management
11 6 (7.41%) Test Strategy
12 5 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) SQL
2 8 (9.88%) Java
3 6 (7.41%) Perl
4 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.70%) Korn
4 3 (3.70%) Python
5 2 (2.47%) JCL
5 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.23%) C++
6 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.28%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.58%) CISSP
4 7 (8.64%) CEH
4 7 (8.64%) CREST Certified
5 6 (7.41%) GIAC
5 6 (7.41%) SANS
6 4 (4.94%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.70%) PMP
8 2 (2.47%) CCSP
8 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.47%) ISEB
8 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.23%) CGEIT
9 1 (1.23%) CISA
9 1 (1.23%) CISM
9 1 (1.23%) Degree
9 1 (1.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) ISO27005
2 6 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.47%) QA
4 1 (1.23%) COBIT
4 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) PowerHA
2 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (3.70%) OpenView
2 2 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.47%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.88%) IBM
3 4 (4.94%) HP
4 3 (3.70%) Cisco
4 3 (3.70%) Teradata
5 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.47%) Juniper
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle
5 2 (2.47%) Remedy
5 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.47%) Symantec
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.23%) Axway
6 1 (1.23%) Citrix
6 1 (1.23%) Google
6 1 (1.23%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.23%) Omniture
6 1 (1.23%) OpenText
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
6 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
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