The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the East Anglia 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 10 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 East Anglia 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 16 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 2.17% 9.09% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 9.09% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£320 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.66%
Job Titles Category
East Anglia
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 97.83% 100.00% 82.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 5
Average daily rate £310 £318 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% -25.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

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

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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Anglia 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) LINC
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in East Anglia by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Anglia 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) LINC
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle