The table below looks at the statistics for the Management Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Management Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Management Consultant
Rank 125 119 109
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Management Consultant 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.12% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
Management 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
2393 2586 2144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.81% 95.81% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1270 1443 1029
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 53 62
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Management Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Management Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Management Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Management Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Management Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Management Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 4 - -
Management Consultant
UK

Management Consultant
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Management 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 Management Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (28.57%) Password Management
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITSM
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) OpenText
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) FrontRange
2 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management

Management Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Management 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 Management Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) ITSM
1 2 (28.57%) Password Management
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) FrontRange
1 1 (14.29%) OpenText
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow