The median contractor rate for a Payroll Consultant was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 24 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.

Payroll Consultant
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 156 136
Rank change year-on-year +47 -20  
Contract jobs requiring a Payroll Consultant 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 0.034% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.037% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +23.52% -15.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2049 2720 2905
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.57% 92.74% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1144 1521 1502
Median daily rate £375 £366 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +4.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 58 87
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.93 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -21.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Payroll Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Payroll Consultant in Scotland

Payroll Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Payroll Consultant in Scotland

Payroll Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Payroll Consultant in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Payroll Consultant in Scotland

Payroll 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 Payroll Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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
Edinburgh - 3 £575 -
Payroll Consultant
UK

Payroll Consultant Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Payroll 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 Payroll Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Local Government
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management

Payroll 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management