The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 22 20 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 15 11 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.49% 5.21% 15.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.88% 5.70% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £410 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £549 £575
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
East 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 Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
218 193 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 94.37% 91.47% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 110 115
Average daily rate £350 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 26
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £9.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £72.50 £54.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby 0 11 £418 -17.32% 3
Chesterfield -4 2 £313 -26.47% 2
Consultant
East Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 15 (40.54%) SAP
2 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
3 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) Oracle
5 6 (16.22%) Middleware
5 6 (16.22%) DataPower
5 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.51%) IBM
6 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.51%) Citrix
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) UNIX
7 4 (10.81%) Windows
7 4 (10.81%) AIX
7 4 (10.81%) SQL
7 4 (10.81%) NetWeaver
7 4 (10.81%) SAP HR
7 4 (10.81%) VMware
7 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
8 3 (8.11%) SAP HANA
8 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (8.11%) Data Mapping
8 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 3 (8.11%) SAP Basis
8 3 (8.11%) Information Security
8 3 (8.11%) SAP MM

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Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.81%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Project
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP HR
2 3 (8.11%) SAP MM
3 2 (5.41%) SAP PS
3 2 (5.41%) Primavera
3 2 (5.41%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (2.70%) SAP PM
4 1 (2.70%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.70%) SyteLine
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
1 1 (2.70%) VoIP
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) MPLS
1 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
1 1 (2.70%) VLAN
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
1 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.70%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) MSTest
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Middleware
2 3 (8.11%) SAP Basis
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) CGI
4 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) DataPower
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Tandem
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) UNIX
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
1 4 (10.81%) AIX
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL
2 3 (8.11%) Data Mapping
2 3 (8.11%) Information Security
3 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.41%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (2.70%) Test Planning
4 1 (2.70%) SDLC
4 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) ERP
4 1 (2.70%) ETL
4 1 (2.70%) MVC
4 1 (2.70%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Scrum
4 1 (2.70%) Information Management
4 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Business Development
4 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) ABAP
3 2 (5.41%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) Korn
4 1 (2.70%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) CIPD
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) SAP
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) Citrix
3 5 (13.51%) IBM
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) Informatica
6 2 (5.41%) PTC
6 2 (5.41%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Avaya
7 1 (2.70%) Juniper
7 1 (2.70%) Sun
7 1 (2.70%) Cognos
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) Google
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.70%) RedPrairie
7 1 (2.70%) F5
7 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.70%) Pegasus
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