The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 57 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 3 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.51% 0.11% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.11% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £343 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.89% -13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £47.50
Technical 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
554 884 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.03% 96.72% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 444 405
Median daily rate £338 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 18
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 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Glasgow region.

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (33.33%) Netcool
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Technical 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 1 (33.33%) IBM Domino
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
1 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Netcool
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas