The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 25 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 96 77 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.17% 4.72% 5.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.41% 4.93% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 39 40
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £323 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £570 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £56.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -11.11%
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
1498 1561 1463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.21% 95.71% 96.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 908 713
Median daily rate £388 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 78 153
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.05 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 31 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +1 26 £575 +15.00% 4
Northamptonshire +11 21 £375 -6.25% 4
Derbyshire +3 15 £525 +23.52% 1
Leicestershire -3 8 £400 +6.66% 3
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Midlands region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 46 (23.35%) SAP
2 40 (20.30%) Oracle
2 40 (20.30%) Finance
3 27 (13.71%) SQL
4 21 (10.66%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (10.15%) ERP
5 20 (10.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 19 (9.64%) Migration
7 17 (8.63%) Unix
8 16 (8.12%) PL/SQL
8 16 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (8.12%) Workflow
9 15 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (7.61%) Manufacturing
9 15 (7.61%) Microsoft
10 14 (7.11%) Security Cleared
11 13 (6.60%) SC Cleared
11 13 (6.60%) ABAP
11 13 (6.60%) Information Security
12 12 (6.09%) CRM
13 11 (5.58%) SQL Server
13 11 (5.58%) HP
13 11 (5.58%) CISSP
13 11 (5.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 10 (5.08%) Windows
15 9 (4.57%) Test Automation
15 9 (4.57%) SAP EWM
15 9 (4.57%) SDLC
16 8 (4.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 8 (4.06%) SAP ERP

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (2.54%) Oracle Workflow
1 5 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.02%) IBM Domino
3 2 (1.02%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.02%) IIS
3 2 (1.02%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.51%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.51%) ArcSDE
4 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.51%) CMS
4 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 1 (0.51%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.02%) CATIA
2 2 (1.02%) Siemens NX
3 1 (0.51%) ArcView
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
3 1 (0.51%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 21 (10.66%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (10.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (4.57%) SAP EWM
4 8 (4.06%) SAP ERP
5 7 (3.55%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (3.55%) SAP SRM
6 6 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (3.05%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (3.05%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (3.05%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (2.54%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (2.54%) SAP PP
8 4 (2.03%) SAP GTS
8 4 (2.03%) SAP QM
9 3 (1.52%) Infor LN
9 3 (1.52%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (1.52%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (1.52%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 3 (1.52%) PeopleSoft CRM
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.05%) Firewall
2 2 (1.02%) Intranet
2 2 (1.02%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.02%) Network Security
2 2 (1.02%) SAN
3 1 (0.51%) DHCP
3 1 (0.51%) DNS
3 1 (0.51%) DSL
3 1 (0.51%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) VLAN
3 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 7 (3.55%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (3.05%) SAP BW
5 4 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.03%) SAP HANA
5 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.52%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.02%) DB2
7 2 (1.02%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (4.06%) HP UFT
1 8 (4.06%) LoadRunner
2 6 (3.05%) Toad
3 5 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.02%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.02%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (1.02%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.51%) GitLab
5 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.51%) JMeter
5 1 (0.51%) LSMW
5 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (20.30%) Finance
2 15 (7.61%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.05%) Retail
4 5 (2.54%) Automotive
4 5 (2.54%) Banking
5 3 (1.52%) Advertising
6 2 (1.02%) Billing
6 2 (1.02%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.51%) Front Office
7 1 (0.51%) Local Government
7 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.55%) .NET
2 5 (2.54%) HTML
3 3 (1.52%) JDBC
4 2 (1.02%) JFace
4 2 (1.02%) jQuery
4 2 (1.02%) SAP PI
4 2 (1.02%) SWT
4 2 (1.02%) XML
5 1 (0.51%) BAPI
5 1 (0.51%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.51%) EJB
5 1 (0.51%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.51%) J2EE
5 1 (0.51%) Mason
5 1 (0.51%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.51%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (0.51%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.51%) Web Services
5 1 (0.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.52%) CESG
3 3 (1.52%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.52%) NHS
4 2 (1.02%) Clustering
4 2 (1.02%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.02%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.51%) CMDB
5 1 (0.51%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.51%) SCADA
5 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.63%) Unix
2 10 (5.08%) Windows
3 8 (4.06%) Linux
4 7 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.54%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.52%) AIX
6 3 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.51%) CentOS
7 1 (0.51%) Solaris
7 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (10.15%) ERP
2 19 (9.64%) Migration
3 16 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (8.12%) Workflow
4 15 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (6.60%) Information Security
6 12 (6.09%) CRM
7 9 (4.57%) SDLC
7 9 (4.57%) Test Automation
8 8 (4.06%) Change Management
8 8 (4.06%) ITIL
9 7 (3.55%) Data Migration
9 7 (3.55%) Open Source
9 7 (3.55%) PRINCE2
9 7 (3.55%) Project Management
9 7 (3.55%) Software Testing
9 7 (3.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (3.05%) Automated Testing
11 5 (2.54%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (2.54%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.71%) SQL
2 16 (8.12%) PL/SQL
3 13 (6.60%) ABAP
4 8 (4.06%) Java
4 8 (4.06%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.55%) C#
6 4 (2.03%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.02%) PHP
7 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.02%) VBA
8 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.51%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.51%) VB
8 1 (0.51%) VB6
8 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.11%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.60%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.58%) CISSP
4 6 (3.05%) CISA
4 6 (3.05%) CISM
5 3 (1.52%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (1.52%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.02%) MCSE
7 1 (0.51%) ACCA
7 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.51%) CCNA
7 1 (0.51%) CEH
7 1 (0.51%) CIMA
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.51%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.51%) MCSA
7 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.51%) GxP
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.51%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.51%) SEPA
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.02%) XenApp
3 1 (0.51%) NFS
3 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.02%) Nessus
2 2 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.02%) Puppet
2 2 (1.02%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.02%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.51%) SCCM
3 1 (0.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (23.35%) SAP
2 40 (20.30%) Oracle
3 15 (7.61%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.58%) HP
5 6 (3.05%) Baan
6 5 (2.54%) JD Edwards
6 5 (2.54%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (2.54%) VMware
7 3 (1.52%) Intel Security
7 3 (1.52%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.02%) Cisco
8 2 (1.02%) Citrix
8 2 (1.02%) Dell
8 2 (1.02%) Informatica
8 2 (1.02%) Lotus
8 2 (1.02%) Lumension
8 2 (1.02%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (1.02%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.02%) Remedy
8 2 (1.02%) Tableau
Rushden, Northamptonshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Broster Buchanan
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £401 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + Expenses & travel paid
Posted: 27 days ago
East Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 13 days ago