The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 5 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 33 30 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 79 74 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.85% 5.02% 8.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.16% 5.31% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 42 65
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £549 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £28.00 £26.88
% change year-on-year
+69.64% +4.18%
Consultant
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 Midlands 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 Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1532 1393 1380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.10% 94.57% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 715 701
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 121 96
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Consultant across the East Midlands region.

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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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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
Nottinghamshire -6 28 £486 -2.75% 4
Derbyshire -1 17 £375 -11.76% 8
Leicestershire +10 12 £350 -27.08%
Northamptonshire -1 10 £425 +1.49% 3
Lincolnshire +6 6 £493 +24.29% 4
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 43 (26.38%) SAP
2 36 (22.09%) Finance
3 22 (13.50%) SQL
4 18 (11.04%) Security Cleared
5 17 (10.43%) Agresso
6 15 (9.20%) Migration
6 15 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (8.59%) Oracle
8 13 (7.98%) ERP
8 13 (7.98%) Microsoft
8 13 (7.98%) SC Cleared
9 11 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (6.75%) Active Directory
9 11 (6.75%) ITIL
9 11 (6.75%) Windows
10 10 (6.13%) SQL Server
10 10 (6.13%) HP
10 10 (6.13%) Citrix
10 10 (6.13%) QA
11 9 (5.52%) UNIX
12 8 (4.91%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.91%) Project Management
12 8 (4.91%) VMware
12 8 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (4.91%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.29%) Coaching
13 7 (4.29%) Knowledge Management
13 7 (4.29%) SAP SCM
13 7 (4.29%) WebSphere
13 7 (4.29%) Marketing

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (4.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.07%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.45%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.84%) SAS
5 2 (1.23%) JBoss
5 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.61%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.61%) Lync
6 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.61%) MS Project
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (10.43%) Agresso
2 7 (4.29%) SAP SCM
3 6 (3.68%) SAP MM
3 6 (3.68%) SAP Payroll
4 5 (3.07%) SAP HR
5 4 (2.45%) SAP APO
5 4 (2.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.45%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (2.45%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.84%) SAP CRM
6 3 (1.84%) Oracle TCA
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (1.23%) SAP CO
7 2 (1.23%) SAP FI
7 2 (1.23%) SAP PS
7 2 (1.23%) SAP WM
7 2 (1.23%) Primavera
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Office 365
3 1 (0.61%) IaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.07%) Internet
2 4 (2.45%) DNS
2 4 (2.45%) Firewall
3 3 (1.84%) SAN
4 2 (1.23%) Wireless
4 2 (1.23%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.23%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (1.23%) WLAN
4 2 (1.23%) DHCP
4 2 (1.23%) VPN
4 2 (1.23%) Network Security
5 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.61%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.61%) WAN
5 1 (0.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.23%) DB2
3 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.23%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (0.61%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (0.61%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.61%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.61%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.61%) MSTest
2 1 (0.61%) Ranorex
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.61%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.61%) LSMW
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 36 (22.09%) Finance
2 7 (4.29%) Marketing
3 6 (3.68%) Back Office
3 6 (3.68%) Retail
4 4 (2.45%) Banking
5 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.84%) Advertising
6 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.23%) Local Government
7 1 (0.61%) Automotive
7 1 (0.61%) Billing
7 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.29%) Middleware
2 6 (3.68%) Web Services
3 4 (2.45%) SAP Basis
4 3 (1.84%) .NET
4 3 (1.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (1.23%) WebCenter
5 2 (1.23%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.61%) HTML
6 1 (0.61%) Spring
6 1 (0.61%) WCF
6 1 (0.61%) EDIFACT
6 1 (0.61%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (0.61%) J2EE
6 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.61%) CSS
6 1 (0.61%) JSP
6 1 (0.61%) Servlets
6 1 (0.61%) XML
6 1 (0.61%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.68%) DataPower
2 4 (2.45%) Replication
2 4 (2.45%) User Experience
3 3 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.84%) Social Media
3 3 (1.84%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.23%) Clustering
4 2 (1.23%) FMCG
5 1 (0.61%) Tandem
5 1 (0.61%) Statistics
5 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.61%) iSeries
5 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.61%) GIS
5 1 (0.61%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.61%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.75%) Windows
2 9 (5.52%) UNIX
3 7 (4.29%) AIX
4 5 (3.07%) Linux
5 3 (1.84%) Solaris
5 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) CentOS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.61%) VMS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (9.20%) Migration
1 15 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (7.98%) ERP
3 11 (6.75%) ITIL
3 11 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (4.91%) Configuration Management
4 8 (4.91%) Project Management
4 8 (4.91%) Mentoring
5 7 (4.29%) Coaching
5 7 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (4.29%) Programme Management
5 7 (4.29%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (3.68%) Information Security
6 6 (3.68%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (3.07%) CRM
7 5 (3.07%) Change Management
7 5 (3.07%) Analytics
8 4 (2.45%) Data Mapping
8 4 (2.45%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.50%) SQL
2 6 (3.68%) Java
3 3 (1.84%) C
3 3 (1.84%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.84%) ABAP
4 2 (1.23%) Perl
4 2 (1.23%) C#
5 1 (0.61%) C++
5 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.61%) VB
5 1 (0.61%) Korn
5 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.61%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 18 (11.04%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.98%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.68%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.84%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) MCSM
5 1 (0.61%) MCSE
5 1 (0.61%) CCNP
5 1 (0.61%) CCNA
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) CISSP
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.61%) CISA
5 1 (0.61%) CIPD
5 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) QA
2 7 (4.29%) SLA
3 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (6.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.61%) SRDF
3 1 (0.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.61%) Squid
3 1 (0.61%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.61%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.61%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.61%) MOM
2 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.61%) OVSD
2 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (26.38%) SAP
2 14 (8.59%) Oracle
3 13 (7.98%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.13%) HP
4 10 (6.13%) Citrix
5 8 (4.91%) VMware
6 7 (4.29%) IBM
7 6 (3.68%) Cisco
8 5 (3.07%) Capita
8 5 (3.07%) Google
8 5 (3.07%) hybris
9 4 (2.45%) Informatica
10 3 (1.84%) Tableau
10 3 (1.84%) Facebook
10 3 (1.84%) Twitter
11 2 (1.23%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.23%) Sun
11 2 (1.23%) NetApp
11 2 (1.23%) EMC
11 2 (1.23%) F5
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