Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 6 months to 19 October 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 Assessment
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 93 89
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4 +3
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 9 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.54% 0.67% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.76% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £406 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% -20.73% +20.59%
10th Percentile £168 £378 £421
90th Percentile £442 £424 £614
Scotland median daily rate £475 £400 £550
% change year-on-year +18.75% -27.27% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Risk Assessment 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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,505 1,185 1,036
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.53% 88.24% 84.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 623 578
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £251 £263 £218
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 18
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.25 £24.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.96% +57.38% -43.16%
10th Percentile £11.33 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.23 £34.20 £43.83
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +25.00%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Risk Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Glasgow

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Assessment in Glasgow

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Assessment in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) CISA
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 5 (55.56%) ISACA
2 5 (55.56%) SSAE 16
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) Legal
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) GDPR
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) Threat Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) CASP
6 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (11.11%) CISM

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Risk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Security Risk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
3 2 (22.22%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) CISA
2 5 (55.56%) ISACA
3 1 (11.11%) CASP
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SSAE 16
2 4 (44.44%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (11.11%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft