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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 25 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 42 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.44% 3.46% 4.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.84% 3.61% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 15
Median daily rate £380 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £569 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
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
614 830 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.17% 95.62% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 442 364
Median daily rate £345 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 27 16
Median hourly rate £13.59 £27.44 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.48% +103.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £80.00 £18.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 28 (34.57%) Finance
2 17 (20.99%) Law
2 17 (20.99%) Banking
3 16 (19.75%) Data Centre
4 15 (18.52%) SAP
5 11 (13.58%) Migration
6 10 (12.35%) Intel Security
7 9 (11.11%) Unix
7 9 (11.11%) Linux
8 8 (9.88%) Open Source
9 7 (8.64%) Data Migration
9 7 (8.64%) IBM
9 7 (8.64%) Content Management
10 6 (7.41%) OpenText
10 6 (7.41%) .NET
10 6 (7.41%) Qualys
11 5 (6.17%) Java
11 5 (6.17%) SQL
11 5 (6.17%) Oracle
11 5 (6.17%) Sybase
11 5 (6.17%) AIX
11 5 (6.17%) Cognos
11 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.17%) LiveLink
11 5 (6.17%) Clustering
12 4 (4.94%) Forcepoint
12 4 (4.94%) Symantec
12 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
12 4 (4.94%) Windows
12 4 (4.94%) Data Mapping

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 5 (6.17%) LiveLink
2 4 (4.94%) Confluence
3 3 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.47%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.23%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Cognos Controller
2 3 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.47%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (2.47%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.23%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.23%) HFM
4 1 (1.23%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.23%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.23%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Firewall
1 3 (3.70%) SAN
2 2 (2.47%) DNS
2 2 (2.47%) IPsec
2 2 (2.47%) LDAP
2 2 (2.47%) VLAN
2 2 (2.47%) VPN
3 1 (1.23%) DHCP
3 1 (1.23%) HTTP
3 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.70%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.47%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (1.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.23%) DataStage
3 1 (1.23%) DB2
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (4.94%) FishEye
1 4 (4.94%) JIRA
1 4 (4.94%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.47%) JUnit
2 2 (2.47%) Ranorex
2 2 (2.47%) Selenium
2 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.23%) Moq
3 1 (1.23%) NUnit
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (34.57%) Finance
2 17 (20.99%) Banking
2 17 (20.99%) Law
3 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.23%) ADO.NET
3 1 (1.23%) EDI
3 1 (1.23%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.23%) LINQ
3 1 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.23%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.23%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.23%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (1.23%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (1.23%) Web Services
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.23%) WPF
3 1 (1.23%) XML
3 1 (1.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.17%) Clustering
3 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) DataPower
3 2 (2.47%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.23%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Linux
1 9 (11.11%) Unix
2 5 (6.17%) AIX
3 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.94%) Windows
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.58%) Migration
2 8 (9.88%) Open Source
3 7 (8.64%) Content Management
3 7 (8.64%) Data Migration
4 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (4.94%) Data Mapping
5 4 (4.94%) DevOps
6 3 (3.70%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.47%) High Availability
7 2 (2.47%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (2.47%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.47%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.47%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.47%) SDLC
7 2 (2.47%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.47%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.47%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.23%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) Java
1 5 (6.17%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) ABAP
2 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.47%) Python
2 2 (2.47%) Scala
2 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.23%) AWK
3 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.23%) C#
3 1 (1.23%) Perl
3 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.23%) sed
3 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) CCNA
2 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.23%) ACCA
3 1 (1.23%) CIMA
3 1 (1.23%) CISSP
3 1 (1.23%) MCITP
3 1 (1.23%) MCP
3 1 (1.23%) MCTS
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.23%) RHEV
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) XenApp
3 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.23%) Nagios
2 1 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (18.52%) SAP
2 10 (12.35%) Intel Security
3 7 (8.64%) IBM
4 6 (7.41%) OpenText
4 6 (7.41%) Qualys
5 5 (6.17%) Cognos
5 5 (6.17%) Oracle
5 5 (6.17%) Sybase
6 4 (4.94%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.94%) Forcepoint
6 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.94%) Symantec
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco
8 2 (2.47%) CA
8 2 (2.47%) VMware
9 1 (1.23%) BMC
9 1 (1.23%) Citrix
9 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.23%) PlateSpin
9 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
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