The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 8 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 32 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.74% 6.78% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% 7.63% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £485 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -39.39%
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
272 262 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 91.28% 88.81% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 140 47
Average daily rate £325 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 30
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £10.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 February 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 26 (50.98%) SAP
2 13 (25.49%) Automotive
3 9 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (15.69%) SAP Implementation
4 8 (15.69%) Finance
5 6 (11.76%) Logistics
5 6 (11.76%) VMS
5 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 6 (11.76%) Java
6 5 (9.80%) SQL
6 5 (9.80%) UNIX
6 5 (9.80%) Windows
6 5 (9.80%) ETL
6 5 (9.80%) SAS
6 5 (9.80%) Visualisation
6 5 (9.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 5 (9.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 5 (9.80%) Data Integration
6 5 (9.80%) Analytics
6 5 (9.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 5 (9.80%) Visual Analytics
6 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.84%) Migration
7 4 (7.84%) EDI
7 4 (7.84%) Linux
8 3 (5.88%) Advertising
8 3 (5.88%) Law
8 3 (5.88%) Quality Management
8 3 (5.88%) Citrix

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.80%) SAS
2 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP SD
2 2 (3.92%) SAP APO
2 2 (3.92%) SAP QM
2 2 (3.92%) SAP PP
2 2 (3.92%) Agresso
2 2 (3.92%) SAP EWM
3 1 (1.96%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.96%) Magento
3 1 (1.96%) SAP MII
3 1 (1.96%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.96%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) LAN
1 2 (3.92%) WAN
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
1 2 (3.92%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 5 (9.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 5 (9.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (3.92%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.92%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) OLAP
3 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (1.96%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.96%) LSMW
1 1 (1.96%) Subversion
1 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.96%) MSBuild
General
1 13 (25.49%) Automotive
2 9 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 8 (15.69%) Finance
4 3 (5.88%) Law
4 3 (5.88%) Advertising
5 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.96%) Games
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) EDI
2 2 (3.92%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.96%) EDIFACT
3 1 (1.96%) BAPI
3 1 (1.96%) MDX
3 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Data Integration
1 5 (9.80%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.92%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) VMS
2 5 (9.80%) UNIX
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (15.69%) SAP Implementation
3 6 (11.76%) Logistics
3 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 5 (9.80%) ETL
4 5 (9.80%) Analytics
4 5 (9.80%) Visual Analytics
4 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.84%) Migration
6 3 (5.88%) Quality Management
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL
7 2 (3.92%) CRM
7 2 (3.92%) TDD
7 2 (3.92%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) Scrum
7 2 (3.92%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (3.92%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.96%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) Java
2 5 (9.80%) SQL
3 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.92%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) ABAP
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) MCSE
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.92%) MCITP
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) SAP
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Citrix
3 2 (3.92%) VMware
3 2 (3.92%) EMC
4 1 (1.96%) Teradata
4 1 (1.96%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.96%) McAfee
4 1 (1.96%) Perforce
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Cognos
4 1 (1.96%) IBM