Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Risk Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analytics over the 6 months to 22 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 Analytics
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 115 131
Rank change year-on-year -17 +16 -
Contract jobs citing Risk Analytics 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.10% 0.28% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.34% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £525 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% -
10th Percentile £458 £433 £451
90th Percentile £573 £509 £484
Scotland median daily rate £525 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Risk Analytics 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 2492 1787 2630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.33% 83.90% 83.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 1024 1353
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 19 26 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +11.20% +12.62%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £36.68 £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 Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analytics in Edinburgh

Risk Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analytics in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Spotfire
2 2 (66.67%) QlikView
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (66.67%) Econometrics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Economics
3 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Risk Analytics
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 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView
1 2 (66.67%) Spotfire
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Qualitative Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Quantitative Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analytics Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Econometrics
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Economics
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PhD
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau