Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 125 116
Rank change year-on-year -8 -9 +10
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 8 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.26% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.31% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 11
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 - £325
Scotland median daily rate £500 £475 £325
% change year-on-year +5.26% +46.15% -17.72%
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 2,614 2,265 2,065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.28% 84.51% 85.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,408 1,325 1,179
Edinburgh median daily rate £415 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £269
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
% change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 19
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £16.68 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.88% +5.47% -4.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.17 £10.96
90th Percentile £44.27 £43.39 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £26.13 £31.50
% change year-on-year -6.03% -17.06% +50.00%

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 21 September 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (75.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (12.50%) PMO
5 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Development
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Banking

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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Author
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (12.50%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Project Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
2 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
2 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft