The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 29 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 24 40 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.67% 4.96% 6.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 5.34% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 21
Median daily rate £445 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £443
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +52.72%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
487 749 704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.75% 92.93% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 410 369
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 13
Median hourly rate £10.25 £20.50 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £49.41 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

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

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Consultant across the Glasgow region.

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Glasgow region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 27 (35.06%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Law
2 14 (18.18%) Banking
3 13 (16.88%) Oracle
3 13 (16.88%) SAP
3 13 (16.88%) Data Centre
4 11 (14.29%) SQL
4 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 10 (12.99%) Qualys
6 9 (11.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database
7 8 (10.39%) Symantec
7 8 (10.39%) Unix
7 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
8 7 (9.09%) ETL
8 7 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 7 (9.09%) Java
8 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
9 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
9 6 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.79%) C#
9 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
9 6 (7.79%) Windows
9 6 (7.79%) Linux
9 6 (7.79%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (6.49%) Python
10 5 (6.49%) CRM
10 5 (6.49%) IBM

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.90%) JBoss
3 2 (2.60%) PowerExchange
4 1 (1.30%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.30%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) SAP IS-U
1 3 (3.90%) SAP MDM
2 2 (2.60%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.30%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.30%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.60%) SSL
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) IPsec
3 1 (1.30%) LDAP
3 1 (1.30%) NAS
3 1 (1.30%) SAN
3 1 (1.30%) VLAN
3 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database
2 7 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.90%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.90%) Power BI
6 2 (2.60%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (2.60%) PowerCenter
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) PVCS
1 4 (5.19%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.60%) ERwin
3 2 (2.60%) GitLab
3 2 (2.60%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.30%) JIRA
4 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 27 (35.06%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Banking
2 14 (18.18%) Law
3 3 (3.90%) Advertising
3 3 (3.90%) Billing
3 3 (3.90%) Publishing
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) .NET
1 2 (2.60%) J2EE
1 2 (2.60%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.30%) cXML
2 1 (1.30%) Drools
2 1 (1.30%) EDI
2 1 (1.30%) EDIFACT
2 1 (1.30%) Kafka
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.30%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 1 (1.30%) Web Services
2 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) User Experience
3 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.30%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.30%) DataPower
4 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Unix
2 6 (7.79%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Solaris
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.69%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
3 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.09%) ETL
4 6 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.49%) CRM
5 5 (6.49%) Scrum
5 5 (6.49%) User Stories
6 4 (5.19%) BDD
6 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.19%) ERP
6 4 (5.19%) Ethnography
6 4 (5.19%) Human Factors
6 4 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.19%) Test Scripting
7 3 (3.90%) BCP
7 3 (3.90%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.90%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (3.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.29%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) Java
3 6 (7.79%) C#
4 5 (6.49%) Python
5 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.19%) VBScript
6 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.60%) C
7 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.60%) Perl
7 2 (2.60%) PHP
7 2 (2.60%) Ruby
8 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.30%) C++
8 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) CISSP
4 1 (1.30%) Degree
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.30%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (5.19%) SCCM
2 3 (3.90%) Ansible
3 2 (2.60%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.30%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (1.30%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.30%) logstash
4 1 (1.30%) Netcool
4 1 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.30%) Puppet
4 1 (1.30%) QRadar
4 1 (1.30%) RSA Archer
4 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Oracle
1 13 (16.88%) SAP
2 10 (12.99%) Qualys
3 8 (10.39%) Symantec
4 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.49%) IBM
6 4 (5.19%) HP
6 4 (5.19%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (5.19%) Talend
7 3 (3.90%) CA
8 2 (2.60%) Epicor
8 2 (2.60%) Informatica
8 2 (2.60%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.60%) OpenText
8 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.60%) Teradata
9 1 (1.30%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.30%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.30%) MapR
9 1 (1.30%) VMware
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