Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Management Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 18 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.

Management Consultant
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 175 197
Rank change year-on-year -5 +22 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Management Consultant 4 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.080% 0.21% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.22% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Scotland median daily rate £500 £495 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.01% +7.03% -22.92%
10th Percentile £475 £365 £456
90th Percentile £525 £537 £469
UK median daily rate £488 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £24.00 - £12.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4748 4143 5884
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.38% 94.61% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2688 2421 3041
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £235
90th Percentile £530 £495 £500
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 119 126
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.50 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.48% -29.34% +33.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £48.50
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Management Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Management Consultant in Scotland

Management Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Management Consultant in Scotland

Management Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Management Consultant within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -8 3 - -
Edinburgh -9 1 £500 +5.26%
Management Consultant
UK

Management Consultant Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Management 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 Scotland region featuring Management Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) YAML
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Management Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Sun