The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Devon 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Devon region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 25 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 13 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.78% 9.43% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 9.74% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £422 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
247 154 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 90.81% 96.86% 97.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 86 72
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 13
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.35 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Exeter -10 8 £500 +40.35% 1
Plymouth -3 1 - -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
4 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) Finance
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) BPEL
5 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (13.04%) QA
6 3 (13.04%) Office 365
6 3 (13.04%) Firewall
6 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) Java
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
7 2 (8.70%) MS Office
7 2 (8.70%) Solaris
7 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
7 2 (8.70%) LAN
7 2 (8.70%) WAN
7 2 (8.70%) SLA
7 2 (8.70%) Thin Client

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Lync
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.35%) AquaLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.35%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) Force.com
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
1 1 (4.35%) Concordion
1 1 (4.35%) JMeter
1 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
2 1 (4.35%) Mason
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Solaris
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) BPEL
3 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
5 1 (4.35%) Web Design
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Primavera
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £150.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago