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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 15 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 51 52 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.75% 5.80% 5.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.17% 6.01% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 18
Median daily rate £450 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £325 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £494 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +54.12%
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
556 865 800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.37% 96.43% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 437 407
Median daily rate £338 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 19
Median hourly rate £16.50 £52.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +232.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 35 (35.35%) Finance
2 22 (22.22%) Law
3 21 (21.21%) Banking
4 20 (20.20%) Data Centre
5 16 (16.16%) Oracle
6 13 (13.13%) SAP
6 13 (13.13%) Unix
7 11 (11.11%) SQL
7 11 (11.11%) Qualys
7 11 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 9 (9.09%) Linux
8 9 (9.09%) IBM
8 9 (9.09%) Open Source
8 9 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database
9 8 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.08%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (7.07%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (7.07%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.07%) Java
10 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.07%) Symantec
10 7 (7.07%) Content Management
10 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
11 6 (6.06%) WebSphere
11 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
11 6 (6.06%) Intel Security
11 6 (6.06%) OpenText

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 6 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.04%) Confluence
3 3 (3.03%) LiveLink
4 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.02%) JBoss
4 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.02%) NetWeaver
4 2 (2.02%) PowerExchange
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.01%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.01%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) SAP MDM
2 2 (2.02%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.02%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.01%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) Firewall
1 3 (3.03%) LDAP
2 2 (2.02%) DNS
2 2 (2.02%) SAN
3 1 (1.01%) DHCP
3 1 (1.01%) HTTP
3 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.01%) IPsec
3 1 (1.01%) NAS
3 1 (1.01%) SSL
3 1 (1.01%) VLAN
3 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.08%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.05%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (2.02%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.02%) PowerCenter
8 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.01%) DataStage
9 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.01%) Power BI
9 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (4.04%) FishEye
1 4 (4.04%) JIRA
1 4 (4.04%) PVCS
1 4 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (4.04%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.02%) ERwin
2 2 (2.02%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.02%) JUnit
2 2 (2.02%) Ranorex
2 2 (2.02%) Selenium
2 2 (2.02%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.01%) GitLab
3 1 (1.01%) LoadRunner
General
1 35 (35.35%) Finance
2 22 (22.22%) Law
3 21 (21.21%) Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Billing
4 2 (2.02%) Publishing
5 1 (1.01%) Advertising
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) .NET
2 3 (3.03%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 3 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.02%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.02%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.01%) cXML
4 1 (1.01%) Drools
4 1 (1.01%) EDI
4 1 (1.01%) EDIFACT
4 1 (1.01%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.01%) J2EE
4 1 (1.01%) Web Services
4 1 (1.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.05%) Clustering
3 5 (5.05%) User Experience
4 3 (3.03%) DataPower
5 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.01%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.01%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) Replication
6 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.13%) Unix
2 9 (9.09%) Linux
3 6 (6.06%) Windows
4 4 (4.04%) AIX
4 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.02%) Solaris
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.09%) Open Source
1 9 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (7.07%) Content Management
3 7 (7.07%) Data Modelling
3 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (6.06%) ETL
5 5 (5.05%) CRM
5 5 (5.05%) DevOps
5 5 (5.05%) Scrum
5 5 (5.05%) User Stories
6 4 (4.04%) BDD
6 4 (4.04%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (4.04%) Ethnography
6 4 (4.04%) Human Factors
6 4 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.04%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.04%) Test Scripting
7 3 (3.03%) ERP
7 3 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.11%) SQL
2 7 (7.07%) Java
3 5 (5.05%) C#
3 5 (5.05%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.04%) Python
4 4 (4.04%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.03%) VBScript
6 2 (2.02%) Perl
6 2 (2.02%) Scala
7 1 (1.01%) AWK
7 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.01%) C
7 1 (1.01%) C++
7 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.01%) PHP
7 1 (1.01%) Ruby
7 1 (1.01%) sed
7 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) CISSP
3 1 (1.01%) Degree
3 1 (1.01%) ISEB
3 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.01%) MCITP
3 1 (1.01%) MCP
3 1 (1.01%) MCTS
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.01%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.03%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.01%) RHEV
4 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.01%) XenApp
4 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) SCCM
1 4 (4.04%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.03%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.01%) Ansible
3 1 (1.01%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.01%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.01%) Nagios
3 1 (1.01%) Netcool
3 1 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.01%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Oracle
2 13 (13.13%) SAP
3 11 (11.11%) Qualys
4 9 (9.09%) IBM
5 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.07%) Symantec
6 6 (6.06%) Intel Security
6 6 (6.06%) OpenText
7 5 (5.05%) CA
8 4 (4.04%) Atlassian
8 4 (4.04%) Forcepoint
8 4 (4.04%) HP
8 4 (4.04%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (4.04%) Talend
9 2 (2.02%) BMC
9 2 (2.02%) Citrix
9 2 (2.02%) Informatica
9 2 (2.02%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.02%) Teradata
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