The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Anglia region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 2 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 16.67% 13.33% 32.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 13.33% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 11
Median daily rate £600 £575 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +23.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £33.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+34.81% +22.72%
Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Anglia 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
East Anglia
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
12 15 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 21
Median daily rate £550 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £118 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £613 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in East Anglia

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in East Anglia

Consultant Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 East Anglia region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Management
1 3 (75.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 3 (75.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in East Anglia 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
1 3 (75.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Information Management
1 3 (75.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM