The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 29 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 47 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.43% 5.36% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.82% 5.64% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 21
Average daily rate
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£375 £411 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% +28.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £255 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £495 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.88 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -17.30%
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
808 656 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.30% 95.07% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 351 369
Average daily rate £350 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 17
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £158.80 £18.00 £28.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 August 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 23 (29.49%) Finance
2 16 (20.51%) Oracle
3 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (15.38%) CISSP
4 12 (15.38%) Information Security
5 10 (12.82%) Windows
6 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
6 8 (10.26%) HTML
6 8 (10.26%) SQL
6 8 (10.26%) SOA
6 8 (10.26%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (8.97%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (8.97%) Risk Management
7 7 (8.97%) Workflow
7 7 (8.97%) CISM
7 7 (8.97%) CRM
7 7 (8.97%) ITIL
7 7 (8.97%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (7.69%) UNIX
8 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
8 6 (7.69%) Genesys
8 6 (7.69%) E-business
8 6 (7.69%) Firewall
8 6 (7.69%) Oracle Payroll
8 6 (7.69%) Migration
8 6 (7.69%) IVR
8 6 (7.69%) Oracle HRMS
9 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.41%) GIAC

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.56%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle Payroll
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle HRMS
4 5 (6.41%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (3.85%) SAP SD
5 3 (3.85%) Cognos Controller
5 3 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (1.28%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Firewall
2 5 (6.41%) Intranet
3 4 (5.13%) LAN
3 4 (5.13%) WAN
4 3 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.28%) Extranet
5 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.28%) ProC
General
1 23 (29.49%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) German Language
4 1 (1.28%) Local Government
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) HTML
2 4 (5.13%) .NET
3 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.56%) CSS
3 2 (2.56%) SAP XI
3 2 (2.56%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.28%) WinForms
4 1 (1.28%) J2EE
4 1 (1.28%) JSP
4 1 (1.28%) XSL
4 1 (1.28%) XSLT
4 1 (1.28%) Middleware
4 1 (1.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) IVR
2 4 (5.13%) Learning Management System
2 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.85%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.56%) CESG
5 1 (1.28%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.28%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.28%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) MVS
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) Information Security
2 8 (10.26%) SOA
3 7 (8.97%) Risk Management
3 7 (8.97%) Workflow
3 7 (8.97%) CRM
3 7 (8.97%) ITIL
4 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (7.69%) E-business
4 6 (7.69%) Migration
5 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.41%) Analytics
6 4 (5.13%) Information Management
6 4 (5.13%) SIEM
6 4 (5.13%) ERP
7 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.85%) Change Management
7 3 (3.85%) UML
7 3 (3.85%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) SQL
2 5 (6.41%) R
3 4 (5.13%) Java
4 3 (3.85%) C#
5 2 (2.56%) ABAP
5 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) CISSP
2 7 (8.97%) CISM
3 5 (6.41%) GIAC
3 5 (6.41%) SSCP
3 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.41%) CCSP
3 5 (6.41%) CEH
4 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.85%) Degree
6 1 (1.28%) MCSD
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.28%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.56%) QA
1 2 (2.56%) COREP
1 2 (2.56%) FINREP
1 2 (2.56%) CRD IV
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Oracle
2 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.69%) Genesys
4 3 (3.85%) SAP
4 3 (3.85%) Cognos
4 3 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.28%) Sybase
5 1 (1.28%) HP
5 1 (1.28%) Citrix
5 1 (1.28%) Misys
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.28%) Symantec
5 1 (1.28%) Remedy
5 1 (1.28%) F5
5 1 (1.28%) T-Plan
5 1 (1.28%) Qualys
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