The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank - 10 11
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia - 5.88% 4.65%
As % of the Job Titles category - 5.88% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -11.04%
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
14 17 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 93.33% 100.00% 86.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 14
Average daily rate £470 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £290 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

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
East Anglia
Arden Resourcing Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday