Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Risk Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analysis over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Risk Analysis
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 107 131
Rank change year-on-year -26 +24 -11
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 7 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.18% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.21% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +41.67% -27.71%
10th Percentile £255 £413 £290
90th Percentile £480 £438 £326
Scotland median daily rate £425 £450 £295
% change year-on-year -5.56% +52.54% -28.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Risk Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,638 1,891 2,417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.24% 83.90% 85.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,523 1,158 1,331
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £260 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +13.82% -20.93%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.23 £11.10
90th Percentile £46.10 £43.39 £47.45
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% -23.61% +31.05%

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Risk Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in Edinburgh

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Risk Analysis in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analysis in Edinburgh

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analysis in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analysis in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (28.57%) Business Development
4 2 (28.57%) People Management
4 2 (28.57%) Scala
4 2 (28.57%) R
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) QlikView
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) SAS
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Back Office
5 1 (14.29%) Data Science

Risk Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Data Science
4 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) R
1 2 (28.57%) Scala
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ambari
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle