The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in Renfrewshire during the 3 months to 26 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.

Consultant
Scotland / Renfrewshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 60 26
Rank change year-on-year +51 -34  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 18.75% 1.81% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 2.22% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Median daily rate £415 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.68% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £49.95 £42.00
% change year-on-year +6.10% +18.92%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire. 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
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 30 360 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 93.75% 81.26% 88.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 233 47
Median daily rate £375 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.96% -11.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £218 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £423 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 23 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Renfrewshire

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Renfrewshire

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Renfrewshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Erskine +48 6 £415 -5.68%
Consultant
Scotland

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Renfrewshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) Intel
4 5 (55.56%) Information Security
4 5 (55.56%) McAfee
4 5 (55.56%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (55.56%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) HP
7 2 (22.22%) Change Control
7 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (11.11%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
8 1 (11.11%) Degree
8 1 (11.11%) QMS
8 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
8 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (11.11%) XenApp
8 1 (11.11%) CCIE

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
1 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) QMS
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Intel
1 5 (55.56%) McAfee
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix