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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 34 35 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 28 10 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.18% 2.89% 11.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 3.13% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 10
Median daily rate £403 £444 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.29% +16.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £281 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £563 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £47.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +111.11%
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
506 319 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 93.53% 92.20% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 214 168
Median daily rate £400 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 39
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.25 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 28 (48.28%) SAP
2 17 (29.31%) Retail
3 15 (25.86%) SAP Implementation
3 15 (25.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (17.24%) Finance
5 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
6 8 (13.79%) Order to Cash
7 7 (12.07%) Analytics
7 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
7 7 (12.07%) SAP SD
7 7 (12.07%) Billing
8 6 (10.34%) Logistics
8 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
8 6 (10.34%) Revenue Management
8 6 (10.34%) Migration
8 6 (10.34%) SQL
8 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
8 6 (10.34%) Procure-to-Pay
8 6 (10.34%) DevOps
8 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (10.34%) Revenue Recognition
9 5 (8.62%) Windows Server
9 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (8.62%) IaaS
9 5 (8.62%) Windows
9 5 (8.62%) CRM
9 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
9 5 (8.62%) Information Security

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 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) NServiceBus
3 2 (3.45%) SAS
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) SAP SD
2 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (5.17%) SAP CO
3 3 (5.17%) SAP FI
3 3 (5.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (5.17%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (3.45%) SAP HR
4 2 (3.45%) SAP HR-PA
4 2 (3.45%) SAP MDM
4 2 (3.45%) SAP PM
4 2 (3.45%) SAP Retail
5 1 (1.72%) ENOVIA
5 1 (1.72%) SAP APO
5 1 (1.72%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.62%) IaaS
3 4 (6.90%) Office 365
4 2 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Network Security
2 3 (5.17%) Intranet
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) OSPF
3 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (6.90%) SAP HANA
3 3 (5.17%) SAP BI
4 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (3.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (3.45%) SAS EBI
4 2 (3.45%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.90%) FxCop
2 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (6.90%) StyleCop
3 1 (1.72%) Toad
General
1 17 (29.31%) Retail
2 15 (25.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (17.24%) Finance
4 7 (12.07%) Billing
5 3 (5.17%) Automotive
5 3 (5.17%) Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Advertising
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) EDI
2 1 (1.72%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (1.72%) Psychology
4 1 (1.72%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
1 5 (8.62%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Solaris
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) SAP Implementation
2 8 (13.79%) Order to Cash
3 7 (12.07%) Analytics
4 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.34%) DevOps
4 6 (10.34%) Logistics
4 6 (10.34%) Migration
4 6 (10.34%) Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (10.34%) Revenue Management
4 6 (10.34%) Revenue Recognition
5 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.62%) CRM
5 5 (8.62%) Information Security
6 4 (6.90%) Application Packaging
6 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.90%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (6.90%) High Availability
6 4 (6.90%) Microservices
7 3 (5.17%) ERP
8 2 (3.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) C#
2 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) CISM
1 4 (6.90%) CISSP
2 2 (3.45%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.72%) CCNP
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) SCOM
2 4 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.90%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) RSA Archer
3 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) SAP
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) hybris
3 4 (6.90%) SaltStack
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) Casewise
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%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) Progress
6 1 (1.72%) VMware