The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 57 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.16% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £370 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £455 £500
% change year-on-year
-6.59% -9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
641 868 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.03% 96.44% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 470 373
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 30
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.33 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £35.00 £30.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Senior Consultant
Scotland

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Consultant in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Glasgow region.

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Web Design
5 2 (16.67%) Maven
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) WATIR
5 2 (16.67%) Selenium
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) Star Schema
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) WATIR
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) TortoiseSVN
1 2 (16.67%) RSpec
1 2 (16.67%) JBehave
1 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (16.67%) Gradle
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Information Security
1 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) System Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Web Design
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) CRD IV
2 1 (8.33%) COREP
2 1 (8.33%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) F5