Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 116 122
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6 -12
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 5 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.52% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.62% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 3
Edinburgh median daily rate - £338 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.18% -15.56%
Scotland median daily rate £425 £325 £380
% change year-on-year +30.77% -14.47% -1.94%
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 2454 1769 2662
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.33% 83.96% 83.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1433 1012 1378
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +3.84% +12.64%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Business Development
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) People Management
2 4 (80.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10

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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) Business Development
2 4 (80.00%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (80.00%) People Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA