Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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 Assessment
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 82 86
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 0
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 6 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.46% 0.36% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.43% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Glasgow median daily rate £406 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £378 £400 £383
90th Percentile £424 £400 £450
Scotland median daily rate £413 £550 £425
% change year-on-year -25.00% +29.41% +15.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £46.70

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 1112 926 1401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.67% 82.46% 81.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 492 748
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £258 £220 £232
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 27
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -23.47% +52.44%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.61
% change year-on-year +9.89% -11.17% +17.75%

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) CISA
2 3 (50.00%) CRISC
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) CCA
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 1 (16.67%) COBIT
4 1 (16.67%) CGEIT
4 1 (16.67%) IAG
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
4 1 (16.67%) CLAS
4 1 (16.67%) PMO

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 Excel
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technology Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISA
1 3 (50.00%) CRISC
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (16.67%) CGEIT
3 1 (16.67%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) IAG