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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 14 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 4.62% 5.33% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 5.56% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
- +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.33 £54.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-3.09% +111.76%
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
65 72 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 100.00% 96.00% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 25
Median daily rate £350 £433 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.07% +15.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £375 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.88 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Larbert - 1 £275 -
Consultant
Scotland

Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) ProC
2 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (50.00%) CA
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ProC
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CA
1 2 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow