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 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 35 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 33 35 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.20% 5.47% 5.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 5.75% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 29
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£413 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £308 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -39.39%
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
754 609 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.05% 95.16% 96.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 297 457
Average daily rate £375 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 15
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.93 £13.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015, 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 25 (32.47%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.58%) Oracle
3 12 (15.58%) Windows
4 11 (14.29%) VMware
5 9 (11.69%) Migration
6 8 (10.39%) Test Scripting
7 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (9.09%) Cisco
7 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
8 6 (7.79%) HP
8 6 (7.79%) Dell
8 6 (7.79%) SAN
8 6 (7.79%) CommVault
8 6 (7.79%) ERP
8 6 (7.79%) SQL
8 6 (7.79%) SAP
8 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (7.79%) SCCM
8 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (6.49%) Office 365
9 5 (6.49%) Lync
9 5 (6.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (6.49%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (6.49%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (6.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (6.49%) NetBackup
9 5 (6.49%) Oracle Applications

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 5 (6.49%) Lync
1 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.60%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.30%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) AquaLogic
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.30%) OpenROAD
4 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (5.19%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (3.90%) SAP CRM
5 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (1.30%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.49%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) Taleo
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) SAN
2 5 (6.49%) Firewall
3 4 (5.19%) WAN
4 2 (2.60%) DHCP
4 2 (2.60%) LAN
4 2 (2.60%) Network Security
4 2 (2.60%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.60%) VPN
4 2 (2.60%) DNS
5 1 (1.30%) Broadband
5 1 (1.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (3.90%) QlikView
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.30%) Ingres
5 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.30%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.30%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Toad
General
1 25 (32.47%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Advertising
2 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Billing
4 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) Web Services
1 3 (3.90%) XML
2 2 (2.60%) XSLT
2 2 (2.60%) .NET
3 1 (1.30%) EJB
3 1 (1.30%) EDI
3 1 (1.30%) JMS
3 1 (1.30%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.90%) Data Integration
1 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.60%) User Experience
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.30%) Clustering
3 1 (1.30%) Open Source
3 1 (1.30%) iPad
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.69%) Migration
2 8 (10.39%) Test Scripting
3 6 (7.79%) ERP
4 5 (6.49%) E-business
5 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.19%) ITIL
5 4 (5.19%) CRM
5 4 (5.19%) Risk Management
5 4 (5.19%) Workflow
5 4 (5.19%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.90%) Validation
6 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.90%) Project Management
6 3 (3.90%) Analytics
7 2 (2.60%) Line Management
7 2 (2.60%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (2.60%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.60%) Security Architecture
7 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.79%) SQL
2 5 (6.49%) PL/SQL
3 4 (5.19%) Java
4 3 (3.90%) ABAP
5 2 (2.60%) C
6 1 (1.30%) COBOL
6 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.90%) MCSE
3 3 (3.90%) MCITP
3 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) CISM
4 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) CRISC
5 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.30%) CFA
5 1 (1.30%) Degree
5 1 (1.30%) ISEB
5 1 (1.30%) CISSP
5 1 (1.30%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.30%) COBIT
3 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.90%) vSphere
3 2 (2.60%) XenApp
4 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) SCCM
2 5 (6.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (6.49%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.58%) Oracle
3 11 (14.29%) VMware
4 7 (9.09%) Cisco
5 6 (7.79%) HP
5 6 (7.79%) Dell
5 6 (7.79%) CommVault
5 6 (7.79%) SAP
6 5 (6.49%) Symantec
6 5 (6.49%) Citrix
7 3 (3.90%) Informatica
7 3 (3.90%) NetApp
7 3 (3.90%) EMC
7 3 (3.90%) F5
8 2 (2.60%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.60%) IBM
8 2 (2.60%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.60%) Genesys
9 1 (1.30%) BEA
9 1 (1.30%) Juniper
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