The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 135 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 13 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Median daily rate £425 - £401
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 - £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -
Senior 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
2723 2797 2381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.78% 95.56% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1534 1456 1321
Median daily rate £375 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 93 81
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 Senior Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Edinburgh - 9 £513 - 3
Stirling - 2 £425 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £350 -
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Senior 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 Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Banking
2 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) Splunk
4 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
4 3 (21.43%) SIEM
4 3 (21.43%) Big Data
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) CA
4 3 (21.43%) QRadar
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) ProC
5 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (7.14%) QA
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
6 1 (7.14%) Retail
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management

Senior 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (21.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ProC
General
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) JSON
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Service Management
1 3 (21.43%) SIEM
2 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) BPR
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) QRadar
2 1 (7.14%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
1 3 (21.43%) CA
1 3 (21.43%) Splunk
2 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle