The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Devon region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 31 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 5 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.28% 2.76% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 2.82% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Median daily rate £400 £350 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.95 £42.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+18.92% +29.23%
Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
209 248 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 95.43% 97.64% 98.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 128 118
Median daily rate £330 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £27.50 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Devon region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter 0 3 £400 +14.28%
Plymouth - 2 £331 -
Consultant
South West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) IFS
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
1 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) IFS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Nintex