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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 18 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 11 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 7.59% 5.04% 8.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.91% 5.65% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
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£418 £505 £725
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.32% -30.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £425 £423
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+79.31% +5.45%
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
139 124 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 95.86% 89.21% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 74 60
Average daily rate £375 £325 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £250 £68
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £525 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 17
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -61.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £9.94 £16.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £72.50 £56.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 12 (52.17%) SAP
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) UNIX
4 4 (17.39%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Data Mapping
5 3 (13.04%) SAP HANA
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Information Security
5 3 (13.04%) Informatica
5 3 (13.04%) NetWeaver
5 3 (13.04%) SAP HR
5 3 (13.04%) SAP MM
5 3 (13.04%) ABAP
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
6 2 (8.70%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (8.70%) SAP PS
6 2 (8.70%) PTC

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Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (13.04%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP HR
1 3 (13.04%) SAP MM
2 2 (8.70%) SAP PS
2 2 (8.70%) Primavera
2 2 (8.70%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (4.35%) SAP PM
3 1 (4.35%) SAP SRM
3 1 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) VoIP
1 1 (4.35%) MPLS
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) SAP HANA
3 1 (4.35%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) MSTest
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.35%) WCF
2 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Tandem
1 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) UNIX
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
1 3 (13.04%) Information Security
1 3 (13.04%) Data Mapping
2 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
2 1 (4.35%) SDLC
2 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.35%) Information Management
2 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
2 1 (4.35%) Business Development
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (4.35%) ETL
2 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.35%) MVC
2 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) ABAP
3 2 (8.70%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) Korn
4 1 (4.35%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) BC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) ISEB
5 1 (4.35%) CIPD
5 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) SAP
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Informatica
5 2 (8.70%) PTC
6 1 (4.35%) RedPrairie
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) Avaya
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) Sun
6 1 (4.35%) Cognos
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco
Derby
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