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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 7 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 48 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.97% 3.91% 7.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.48% 4.18% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 10
Average daily rate
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£385 £480 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.79% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 £9.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+427.77% -75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -23.61%
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
356 263 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 88.78% 93.59% 90.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 94 143
Average daily rate £325 £300 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £135 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 25 26
Average hourly rate £18.97 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014, 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 45 (72.58%) SAP
2 20 (32.26%) SAP Implementation
3 18 (29.03%) Automotive
4 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
5 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
5 8 (12.90%) Business Transformation
6 7 (11.29%) Quality Management
6 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (9.68%) Finance
7 6 (9.68%) SAP QM
7 6 (9.68%) SAP HCM
7 6 (9.68%) QA
8 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.06%) CRM
8 5 (8.06%) SAP PP
8 5 (8.06%) SAP EWM
9 4 (6.45%) Procure-to-pay
9 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.45%) VMS
9 4 (6.45%) Windows
10 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
10 3 (4.84%) SQL
10 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
10 3 (4.84%) ITIL
10 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
10 3 (4.84%) ERP
10 3 (4.84%) SAP HR
10 3 (4.84%) SAP CO
10 3 (4.84%) SAP PM
10 3 (4.84%) Asset Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.61%) Lync
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) SAP QM
1 6 (9.68%) SAP HCM
2 5 (8.06%) SAP EWM
2 5 (8.06%) SAP PP
3 3 (4.84%) SAP CO
3 3 (4.84%) SAP PM
3 3 (4.84%) SAP HR
3 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (3.23%) SAP SRM
4 2 (3.23%) SAP SD
4 2 (3.23%) SAP FI
4 2 (3.23%) SAP MM
4 2 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.61%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.61%) Agresso
5 1 (1.61%) Magento
5 1 (1.61%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
1 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.61%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.61%) MSI
1 1 (1.61%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.61%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.61%) LSMW
1 1 (1.61%) Subversion
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.61%) MSBuild
General
1 18 (29.03%) Automotive
2 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.68%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) .NET
1 2 (3.23%) EDI
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.61%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (1.61%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.61%) Middleware
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.61%) DataPower
1 1 (1.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) VMS
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.61%) UNIX
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) SAP Implementation
2 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
3 8 (12.90%) Business Transformation
4 7 (11.29%) Quality Management
5 5 (8.06%) CRM
5 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.45%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.84%) ITIL
7 3 (4.84%) ERP
8 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.23%) Service Management
8 2 (3.23%) Migration
8 2 (3.23%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) Logistics
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.84%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) PHP
4 1 (1.61%) C
4 1 (1.61%) VBScript
4 1 (1.61%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) MCSE
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (72.58%) SAP
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix
4 1 (1.61%) NetApp
4 1 (1.61%) Perforce
4 1 (1.61%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.61%) Ektron
4 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 13 days ago