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 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 15 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 9 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 6.67% 6.62% 9.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.63% 6.98% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
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£514 £725 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.13% +88.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £725 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £821 £725 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -23.61%
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
118 129 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 87.41% 94.85% 88.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 80 50
Average daily rate £325 £115 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+182.60% -54.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £68 £73
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 22
Average hourly rate £10.00 £35.50 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.83% -30.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £12.21 £13.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £56.16 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014, 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 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) DB2
3 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) COBOL
3 2 (14.29%) DataStage
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) CICS
3 2 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) WebCenter
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (14.29%) QA
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
4 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
4 1 (7.14%) MCDST
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) SCCM
4 1 (7.14%) QMS

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Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) CICS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
1 1 (7.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
1 2 (14.29%) DataStage
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) WebCenter
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ETL
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
1 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
2 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
2 1 (7.14%) QMS
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) COBOL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) Mercator
Derby, Derbyshire
Robert Walters
Rate: £850 - £1000 per day
Posted: 5 days ago