The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank - 124 117
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.15% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £470 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +70.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £450 £455
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2775 2418 2359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.90% 91.00% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 1314 1123
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 57 70
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.75 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior Consultant
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
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