Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Risk Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analysis over the 6 months to 18 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 Analysis
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 188 153
Rank change year-on-year +18 -35 +37
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 3 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.069% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Scotland median daily rate - £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.76% +88.89%
UK median daily rate £456 £464 £406
% change year-on-year -1.67% +14.22% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £42.75 - -
UK median hourly rate £33.40 £33.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -0.30% -16.25% +36.75%

Risk Analysis 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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,747 4,508 3,231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.59% 86.10% 85.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,122 2,707 1,896
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £260 £263 £247
90th Percentile £588 £550 £513
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 82 77
Scotland median hourly rate £23.31 £18.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.51% -34.55% -23.61%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.51 £11.28
90th Percentile £43.45 £60.50 £52.07
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £21.78 £25.00
% change year-on-year +14.78% -12.88% -

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Risk Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in Scotland

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analysis in Scotland

Risk Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analysis in Scotland

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 2 - - 1
Highlands - 1 - -
Risk Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 13485
2 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) FMEA
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) Data-Driven Decision Making
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) NCSC
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) DoDAF
2 1 (33.33%) MODAF
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics

Risk Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data-Driven Decision Making
1 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
1 1 (33.33%) DoDAF
1 1 (33.33%) FMEA
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) MODAF
1 1 (33.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) SABSA
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 13485
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (33.33%) NCSC
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM