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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 22 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 37 39 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.56% 6.39% 4.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.84% 7.00% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 19
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £323 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £485 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £431 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £60.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +140.00%

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
541 557 767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.92% 91.31% 96.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 305 457
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 17
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £16.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.21 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.91%) SQL
3 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.93%) Finance
5 9 (13.43%) User Stories
6 8 (11.94%) Windows
6 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
7 7 (10.45%) Oracle
7 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
7 7 (10.45%) SAP
7 7 (10.45%) ITIL
7 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.96%) Symantec
8 6 (8.96%) Linux
8 6 (8.96%) CRM
8 6 (8.96%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
8 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (8.96%) PowerShell
9 5 (7.46%) Apex Code
9 5 (7.46%) Visualforce
9 5 (7.46%) SCCM
9 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
9 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.46%) Unit4 Business World
9 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.46%) Python
9 5 (7.46%) Java
10 4 (5.97%) Migration
10 4 (5.97%) Scrum

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 (5.97%) JBoss
2 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.49%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.48%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.49%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.49%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.49%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.49%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) Office 365
3 1 (1.49%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) DNS
1 2 (2.99%) Firewall
1 2 (2.99%) SAN
1 2 (2.99%) Skype
2 1 (1.49%) DHCP
2 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.49%) IPsec
2 1 (1.49%) NAS
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.97%) Power BI
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.99%) Big Data
5 2 (2.99%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.49%) IBM BigInsights
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.49%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.48%) GitLab
3 1 (1.49%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.49%) PVCS
3 1 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (14.93%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Billing
3 2 (2.99%) Advertising
3 2 (2.99%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.99%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Law
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) Visualforce
2 3 (4.48%) J2EE
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.49%) Kafka
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) User Experience
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Unix
3 3 (4.48%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.99%) Solaris
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) AIX
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.49%) SUSE
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.43%) User Stories
3 7 (10.45%) ITIL
3 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (8.96%) CRM
5 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.97%) BDD
6 4 (5.97%) DevOps
6 4 (5.97%) ERP
6 4 (5.97%) Ethnography
6 4 (5.97%) Human Factors
6 4 (5.97%) Migration
6 4 (5.97%) Project Management
6 4 (5.97%) Scrum
6 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (4.48%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.48%) ETL
7 3 (4.48%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.46%) Apex Code
3 5 (7.46%) Java
3 5 (7.46%) Python
4 4 (5.97%) C#
5 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.48%) PHP
5 3 (4.48%) Ruby
5 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.48%) VBScript
6 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.49%) C
7 1 (1.49%) Perl
7 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) CISSP
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
3 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.49%) RACF
2 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) SCCM
2 4 (5.97%) Ansible
3 3 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.99%) SCOM
4 2 (2.99%) WSUS
5 1 (1.49%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (1.49%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.49%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.49%) logstash
5 1 (1.49%) Netcool
5 1 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.49%) Puppet
5 1 (1.49%) QRadar
5 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) SAP
3 6 (8.96%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (8.96%) Symantec
4 4 (5.97%) IBM
5 3 (4.48%) HP
5 3 (4.48%) VMware
6 1 (1.49%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.49%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix
6 1 (1.49%) Epicor
6 1 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.49%) NetApp
6 1 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.49%) Polycom
6 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.49%) Splunk
6 1 (1.49%) Talend
6 1 (1.49%) Veritas
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