The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Derby 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 18 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 7 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 5.11% 8.39% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.51% 8.76% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate £463 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
Consultant
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Derby 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
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
127 137 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 92.70% 95.80% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 67 63
Average daily rate £300 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 17
Average hourly rate £10.00 £13.00 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -82.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Derby region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) Unix
3 6 (31.58%) Solaris
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.79%) Software Packaging
5 3 (15.79%) Korn
5 3 (15.79%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) Veritas
5 3 (15.79%) Sun
5 3 (15.79%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Intel Security
5 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.79%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Perl
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (15.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Veritas File System
5 3 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.79%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.79%) High Availability
6 2 (10.53%) Lumension
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) CESG
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Solaris
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (15.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) High Availability
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.79%) Korn
1 3 (15.79%) Perl
1 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (15.79%) Veritas File System
1 3 (15.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.79%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Intel Security
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Sun
2 3 (15.79%) Veritas
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Lumension
3 2 (10.53%) Opsware
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy
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