The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Business Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 67 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £535 £501 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% +17.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Business Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
877 1446 1399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.59% 95.70% 96.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 710 761
Median daily rate £400 £393 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £269 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.02 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.44% +61.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.77 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £41.50 £32.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Consultant across the Edinburgh region.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Business Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) ETL

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Informatica
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau