The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Consultant
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 63 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.73% - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £480
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
782 1366 1287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.37% 95.79% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 697 657
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 20
Median hourly rate £52.00 £19.02 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.39% +18.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £14.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Senior 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 Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Law
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) F5
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (25.00%) BIG-IP
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) CCIE
6 2 (16.67%) CCNP
6 2 (16.67%) CCNA
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) User Experience
6 2 (16.67%) Sass
6 2 (16.67%) FortiGate
6 2 (16.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 2 (16.67%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (8.33%) BDD

Senior 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) ATM
4 1 (8.33%) BGP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) DMVPN
4 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (8.33%) HSRP
4 1 (8.33%) ISDN
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) X.25
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Gradle
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (41.67%) Law
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) JPA
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 2 (16.67%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (8.33%) API Design
3 1 (8.33%) Behavioural Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (8.33%) Kanban
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) ES6
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCIE
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCSA
2 1 (8.33%) CCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
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