The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stirling region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 13 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 2.86% - 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% - 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £330 - £199
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +54.12%
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 Stirling 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
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
35 43 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 100.00% 95.56% 98.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 43
Median daily rate £338 £450 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Consultant Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Stirling region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) DOM
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) AppleScript
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) InDesign
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) InDesign
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) DOM
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) AppleScript
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe