The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Applications Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Consultant
Rank 119 131 125
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £430 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £410 £496
% change year-on-year
+15.85% -17.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Applications Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1877 2679 2685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.23% 93.54% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 1394 1443
Median daily rate £370 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £236 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 47 52
Median hourly rate £14.93 £19.02 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.50% +19.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £43.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Applications Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Applications Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Applications Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Applications Consultant
UK

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Applications 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 Scotland region featuring Applications Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Drupal
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
1 2 (40.00%) ESRI
1 2 (40.00%) ArcGIS
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (40.00%) ArcGIS
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Drupal
1 2 (40.00%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Records Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) ESRI
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle