Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £310 per day in advertised job vacancies in Erskine during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Consultant
Renfrewshire > Erskine
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 56 35
Rank change year-on-year +38 -21 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 6.12% 2.52% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.89% 3.15% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 7
Erskine median daily rate £310 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -20.00% +12.68%
10th Percentile £305 £310 £336
90th Percentile £407 £350 £427
Renfrewshire median daily rate £310 £320 £400
% change year-on-year -3.13% -20.00% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Erskine median hourly rate - - -
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Erskine
Contract vacancies in Erskine with a recognized job title 38 317 171
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 77.55% 79.85% 84.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 263 124
Erskine median daily rate £310 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.62% -1.52% -2.94%
10th Percentile £258 £261 £265
90th Percentile £395 £445 £436
Renfrewshire median daily rate £320 £325 £330
% change year-on-year -1.54% -1.52% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Erskine median hourly rate £19.00 £39.75 £53.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.20% -25.31% +180.11%
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £13.00 £39.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -66.67% -22.00% -45.65%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Erskine.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Erskine

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Consultant in Erskine.

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Erskine

Consultant Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Erskine region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Erskine 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) HP