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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 22 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 43 40 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.64% 4.61% 4.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.00% 4.76% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 13
Median daily rate £400 £408 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% -2.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
- +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.33 £54.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-3.09% +111.76%
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
614 840 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.75% 96.89% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 416 348
Median daily rate £330 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 18
Median hourly rate £10.00 £27.44 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.55% +63.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £51.00 £118.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 40 (46.51%) Finance
2 29 (33.72%) Law
3 28 (32.56%) Data Centre
4 27 (31.40%) Banking
5 14 (16.28%) Intel Security
6 13 (15.12%) Qualys
7 12 (13.95%) Unix
8 9 (10.47%) Oracle
8 9 (10.47%) IBM
9 8 (9.30%) SAP
9 8 (9.30%) SQL
9 8 (9.30%) Linux
10 7 (8.14%) Symantec
10 7 (8.14%) .NET
10 7 (8.14%) Open Source
11 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
11 6 (6.98%) Cognos
11 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (6.98%) Forcepoint
11 6 (6.98%) Migration
11 6 (6.98%) Data Loss Prevention
12 5 (5.81%) DevOps
12 5 (5.81%) Clustering
12 5 (5.81%) AIX
12 5 (5.81%) Java
12 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
12 5 (5.81%) CA
12 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
12 5 (5.81%) Data Migration
12 5 (5.81%) Content Management

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 (4.65%) Confluence
1 4 (4.65%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.49%) LiveLink
3 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.33%) JBoss
3 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.33%) PowerExchange
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.16%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (2.33%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.16%) HFM
3 1 (1.16%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.16%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Firewall
1 3 (3.49%) LDAP
1 3 (3.49%) SAN
2 2 (2.33%) DNS
2 2 (2.33%) IPsec
2 2 (2.33%) VLAN
2 2 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (1.16%) DHCP
3 1 (1.16%) HTTP
3 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.33%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.33%) PowerCenter
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.16%) MySQL
6 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.16%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (4.65%) FishEye
1 4 (4.65%) JIRA
1 4 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.33%) ERwin
2 2 (2.33%) JUnit
2 2 (2.33%) PVCS
2 2 (2.33%) Ranorex
2 2 (2.33%) Selenium
2 2 (2.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.16%) GitLab
3 1 (1.16%) Moq
3 1 (1.16%) NUnit
General
1 40 (46.51%) Finance
2 29 (33.72%) Law
3 27 (31.40%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Publishing
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) .NET
2 3 (3.49%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 2 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.16%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.16%) cXML
4 1 (1.16%) Drools
4 1 (1.16%) EDI
4 1 (1.16%) EDIFACT
4 1 (1.16%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.16%) J2EE
4 1 (1.16%) LINQ
4 1 (1.16%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.16%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (1.16%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.56%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.81%) Clustering
3 3 (3.49%) DataPower
4 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.16%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Replication
5 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Unix
2 8 (9.30%) Linux
3 5 (5.81%) AIX
4 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.49%) Windows
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (8.14%) Open Source
2 6 (6.98%) Data Loss Prevention
2 6 (6.98%) Migration
3 5 (5.81%) Content Management
3 5 (5.81%) Data Migration
3 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
3 5 (5.81%) DevOps
3 5 (5.81%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (4.65%) Data Mapping
4 4 (4.65%) ETL
4 4 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.49%) CRM
5 3 (3.49%) ERP
5 3 (3.49%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (3.49%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (2.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) Java
3 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.49%) C#
4 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.49%) Python
5 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.33%) Scala
6 1 (1.16%) AWK
6 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.16%) Perl
6 1 (1.16%) PHP
6 1 (1.16%) Ruby
6 1 (1.16%) sed
6 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.16%) VBScript
6 1 (1.16%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) CCNA
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ACCA
4 1 (1.16%) CIMA
4 1 (1.16%) MCITP
4 1 (1.16%) MCP
4 1 (1.16%) MCTS
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PCI QSA
4 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.49%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.16%) RHEV
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.16%) XenApp
3 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.49%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (2.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.16%) Ansible
3 1 (1.16%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.16%) Nagios
3 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Intel Security
2 13 (15.12%) Qualys
3 9 (10.47%) IBM
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle
4 8 (9.30%) SAP
5 7 (8.14%) Symantec
6 6 (6.98%) Cognos
6 6 (6.98%) Forcepoint
7 5 (5.81%) CA
7 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.65%) Atlassian
8 4 (4.65%) OpenText
9 3 (3.49%) Cisco
10 2 (2.33%) Informatica
10 2 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (2.33%) Talend
10 2 (2.33%) Teradata
11 1 (1.16%) DevExpress
11 1 (1.16%) F5
11 1 (1.16%) PlateSpin
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