Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Consultant was £444 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Business Consultant
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 95 103
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.31% 0.077% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.081% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Glasgow median daily rate £444 - £463
10th Percentile £413 - £451
90th Percentile £469 - £484
Scotland median daily rate £625 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +35.14% +2.78% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1221 1230 1698
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 95.24% 94.11% 96.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 697 897
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £234 £213 £225
90th Percentile £488 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £374
% change year-on-year - +0.27% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 51
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -48.98% +77.03%
10th Percentile £12.60 £9.55 £12.10
90th Percentile £195.00 £36.25 £72.50
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in Glasgow

Business Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Consultant in Glasgow

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Business 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 Glasgow region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) DataStage
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (25.00%) BODI
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) DataStage
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata