The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Coventry region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 15 6 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 35 42 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.09% 13.04% 4.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.62% 13.95% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 6
Median daily rate £488 £470 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.72% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £342 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £450 £415
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
364 301 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 94.55% 93.48% 91.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 173 179
Median daily rate £400 £348 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 42
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.56% +39.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Coventry region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Consultant across the Coventry region.

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Coventry region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 26 (44.83%) SAP
2 14 (24.14%) Retail
3 12 (20.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (20.69%) SAP Implementation
4 10 (17.24%) .NET
4 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
5 9 (15.52%) Windows
6 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
6 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 8 (13.79%) DevOps
7 7 (12.07%) Office 365
7 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
7 7 (12.07%) Billing
7 7 (12.07%) Logistics
8 6 (10.34%) Integration Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.34%) SAP SD
8 6 (10.34%) SQL
8 6 (10.34%) Puppet
8 6 (10.34%) Revenue Management
8 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
8 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (10.34%) Revenue Recognition
9 5 (8.62%) IaaS
9 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (8.62%) CRM
9 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.62%) BizTalk Server

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.62%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) NServiceBus
4 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.72%) SAS
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) SAP SD
2 5 (8.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (6.90%) SAP FI
4 3 (5.17%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (5.17%) SAP PM
5 2 (3.45%) SAP CO
5 2 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (3.45%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (1.72%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.72%) SAP MDM
6 1 (1.72%) SAP Retail
6 1 (1.72%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (12.07%) Office 365
2 5 (8.62%) IaaS
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.45%) GitHub
4 2 (3.45%) Yammer
5 1 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Network Security
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SAP HANA
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.45%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.72%) Lumira
4 1 (1.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.72%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.45%) FxCop
4 2 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.45%) StyleCop
General
1 14 (24.14%) Retail
2 12 (20.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (12.07%) Billing
4 4 (6.90%) Finance
5 2 (3.45%) Automotive
5 2 (3.45%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.72%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) COM
3 1 (1.72%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.72%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (1.72%) Statistics
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) SAP Implementation
2 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.79%) DevOps
4 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
4 7 (12.07%) Logistics
5 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.34%) Integration Testing
5 6 (10.34%) Revenue Management
5 6 (10.34%) Revenue Recognition
6 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.62%) CRM
7 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (6.90%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (5.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (5.17%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.17%) Migration
9 2 (3.45%) Application Packaging
9 2 (3.45%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.45%) Release Management
9 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.17%) C#
4 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (1.72%) ABAP
5 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) CISM
1 2 (3.45%) CISSP
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.72%) SAS Certification
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (10.34%) Puppet
2 5 (8.62%) SCOM
3 3 (5.17%) Terraform
4 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) SAP
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) hybris
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
4 3 (5.17%) HP
5 2 (3.45%) Infor
5 2 (3.45%) Mercator
5 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.45%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) Dell
6 1 (1.72%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (1.72%) EMC
6 1 (1.72%) JDA
6 1 (1.72%) Progress
6 1 (1.72%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.72%) Syclo
6 1 (1.72%) Tableau
6 1 (1.72%) VMware