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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
East of England / East Anglia
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 50.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £209 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £60.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +140.00%

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
4 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 100.00% 91.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 13
Median daily rate £240 £470 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.93% +56.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 26 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) TestComplete
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) TestComplete
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft