Period
to 18 July 2019

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 18 July 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 Assessment
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 109 90
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19 +9
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 6 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.39% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.58% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £263 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.90% -23.36% -33.17%
10th Percentile £338 £140 £276
90th Percentile £770 £383 £405
Scotland median daily rate £525 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +40.00% +10.29% -36.74%
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 1,358 1,545 1,114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 88.93% 88.08% 87.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 925 589
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £276 £263 £256
90th Percentile £575 £538 £488
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 31 16
Glasgow median hourly rate £25.00 £15.86 £15.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.63% -0.50% -27.55%
10th Percentile £11.43 £10.75 £13.25
90th Percentile £40.18 £35.00 £37.75
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.57% -36.36% -23.61%

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 18 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Assessment in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) ISMS
3 2 (33.33%) GDPR
3 2 (33.33%) NCSC
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) COBIT
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (16.67%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) Legal

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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Hudson
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Law
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Chief Information Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Chief Information Security Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Chief Security Officer
3 1 (16.67%) CIO
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Information
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Security
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
4 1 (16.67%) Human Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) CISA
3 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) GIAC
3 1 (16.67%) SANS
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 2 (33.33%) NCSC
3 1 (16.67%) COBIT
3 1 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (16.67%) NIST
3 1 (16.67%) NIST 800
3 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft