The median contractor rate for a Technical Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Technical Consultant
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 - 69
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.60% - 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -8.82% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 637 667 845
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.79% 93.94% 96.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 1085 1414
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £214 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 64
Median hourly rate £16.62 £9.50 £31.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.97% -70.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.25 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.63 £13.00 £66.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Glasgow

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Consultant in Glasgow

Technical Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Consultant in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Python

Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Kafka
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (16.67%) logstash
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle