Period
to 20 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 6 months to 20 June 2019 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 Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 64 85
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21 -29
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 50 73 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.18% 2.52% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.88% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 16
Edinburgh median daily rate £462 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% -5.33% -6.11%
10th Percentile £287 £235 £256
90th Percentile £725 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +13.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% +2.94% -

Risk Management 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 1,979 2,536 1,749
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 86.23% 87.45% 85.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,060 1,512 1,087
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £288 £294 £258
90th Percentile £594 £569 £550
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 23
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +84.21% +4.64%
10th Percentile £11.15 £12.74 £12.60
90th Percentile £45.38 £48.28 £52.14
Scotland median hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +34.29% -36.36% -23.61%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 16 (32.00%) Banking
3 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.00%) Firewall
5 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (16.00%) Project Management
6 8 (16.00%) CISSP
7 6 (12.00%) Degree
7 6 (12.00%) JIRA
7 6 (12.00%) SQL
7 6 (12.00%) ISMS
7 6 (12.00%) RMADS
7 6 (12.00%) Security Architecture
7 6 (12.00%) Coaching
8 5 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (10.00%) Web Filtering
8 5 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (10.00%) Architectural Design
8 5 (10.00%) OWASP
8 5 (10.00%) Analytics
8 5 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.00%) SAS
8 5 (10.00%) Python
8 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (10.00%) Internet
8 5 (10.00%) Identity Management
8 5 (10.00%) Penetration Testing

Risk Management
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 5 (10.00%) SAS
2 4 (8.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.00%) GitHub
1 2 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Firewall
2 5 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.00%) Big Data
2 2 (4.00%) DB2
2 2 (4.00%) MS Access
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Introscope
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 16 (32.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Front Office
6 1 (2.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (16.00%) Analyst
1 8 (16.00%) Architect
1 8 (16.00%) Security Architect
2 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.00%) Senior Architect
3 4 (8.00%) Senior Security Architect
4 3 (6.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Agile Coach
5 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (4.00%) Consultant
5 2 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Risk Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Scrum Master
5 2 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) Bokeh
2 2 (4.00%) D3.js
2 2 (4.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.00%) Java EE
3 1 (2.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.00%) PMI
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (2.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (16.00%) Project Management
4 6 (12.00%) Coaching
4 6 (12.00%) ISMS
4 6 (12.00%) Security Architecture
5 5 (10.00%) Analytics
5 5 (10.00%) Architectural Design
5 5 (10.00%) Identity Management
5 5 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (10.00%) OWASP
5 5 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.00%) Scrum
5 5 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (10.00%) Web Filtering
6 4 (8.00%) ITIL
6 4 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (4.00%) R
4 1 (2.00%) C++
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) CISSP
2 6 (12.00%) Degree
3 5 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (6.00%) CISM
5 2 (4.00%) CEH
5 2 (4.00%) CISA
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (4.00%) ISEB
5 2 (4.00%) Postgraduate
5 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.00%) SANS
6 1 (2.00%) APMP
6 1 (2.00%) GIAC
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.00%) OSCP
6 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) RMADS
2 4 (8.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (8.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (6.00%) PMO
4 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) CA Wily
1 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) IBM
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Remedy
2 2 (4.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.00%) Tableau
3 1 (2.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.00%) CA
3 1 (2.00%) Planview