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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 32 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 89 102 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.40% 6.28% 5.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 6.53% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 48 40
Median daily rate £475 £375 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -15.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £33.75 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +23.85%
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
1582 1561 1490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.05% 96.18% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 934 767
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 98 106
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -14 30 £450 -10.00% 4
Northamptonshire +6 23 £475 +11.76% 1
Derbyshire -12 12 £475 +26.66% 2
Leicestershire -3 6 £425 +23.63% 4
Lincolnshire -13 2 £500 -2.91% 1
Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 51 (28.02%) SAP
2 35 (19.23%) Finance
2 35 (19.23%) SQL
3 26 (14.29%) Oracle
4 25 (13.74%) Microsoft
5 22 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (10.44%) Migration
6 19 (10.44%) ERP
6 19 (10.44%) PL/SQL
6 19 (10.44%) Security Cleared
7 18 (9.89%) SQL Server
7 18 (9.89%) Oracle EBS
8 16 (8.79%) SC Cleared
9 14 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (7.69%) Manufacturing
9 14 (7.69%) VMware
9 14 (7.69%) Windows
9 14 (7.69%) MS Excel
9 14 (7.69%) EPoS
10 13 (7.14%) Retail
10 13 (7.14%) Data Migration
11 12 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (6.59%) ITIL
12 11 (6.04%) Oracle Financials
13 10 (5.49%) Unix
13 10 (5.49%) Dell
13 10 (5.49%) Active Directory
13 10 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (5.49%) Continuous Integration

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 9 (4.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.10%) CMS
4 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle UPK
4 2 (1.10%) SAS
4 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.10%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.55%) IIS
5 1 (0.55%) Jetty
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 14 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (9.89%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (6.04%) Oracle Financials
3 10 (5.49%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (4.95%) Oracle Assets
4 9 (4.95%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (4.95%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (3.85%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 6 (3.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (3.30%) SAP GTS
7 5 (2.75%) SAP CO
7 5 (2.75%) SAP EWM
7 5 (2.75%) SAP FI
7 5 (2.75%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (2.75%) SAP Retail
7 5 (2.75%) Unit4 Business World
8 4 (2.20%) Primavera
8 4 (2.20%) SAP ERP
8 4 (2.20%) SAP PP
8 4 (2.20%) SAP QM
9 2 (1.10%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.95%) Boomi
2 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.75%) Office 365
4 2 (1.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.55%) Force.com
5 1 (0.55%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.55%) IaaS
5 1 (0.55%) PaaS
5 1 (0.55%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.95%) Firewall
2 6 (3.30%) Network Security
3 2 (1.10%) Intranet
3 2 (1.10%) Skype
4 1 (0.55%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.55%) LAN
4 1 (0.55%) NAS
4 1 (0.55%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.55%) SAN
4 1 (0.55%) SSL
4 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.55%) WAN
4 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (5.49%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 9 (4.95%) Oracle Discoverer
4 9 (4.95%) Power BI
4 9 (4.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.20%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.10%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.55%) QlikView
7 1 (0.55%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.20%) Toad
3 2 (1.10%) LSMW
4 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.55%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.55%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.55%) SAP CE
General
1 35 (19.23%) Finance
2 14 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 13 (7.14%) Retail
4 6 (3.30%) Banking
5 5 (2.75%) Advertising
6 3 (1.65%) Local Government
7 2 (1.10%) Automotive
7 2 (1.10%) Back Office
8 1 (0.55%) Front Office
8 1 (0.55%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Marketing
8 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.20%) Web Services
2 3 (1.65%) J2EE
2 3 (1.65%) JDBC
2 3 (1.65%) SOAP
3 2 (1.10%) .NET
3 2 (1.10%) HTML
3 2 (1.10%) Middleware
3 2 (1.10%) XML
4 1 (0.55%) BAPI
4 1 (0.55%) EJB
4 1 (0.55%) JNDI
4 1 (0.55%) JSP
4 1 (0.55%) REST
4 1 (0.55%) RESTful
4 1 (0.55%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.55%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.55%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.55%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.55%) WSDL
4 1 (0.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.69%) EPoS
2 5 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.65%) NHS
4 2 (1.10%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.10%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (1.10%) Statistics
4 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.55%) Clustering
5 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.55%) Handset
5 1 (0.55%) RIA
5 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.69%) Windows
2 10 (5.49%) Unix
3 7 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.75%) Linux
5 3 (1.65%) CentOS
5 3 (1.65%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.55%) AIX
7 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (10.44%) ERP
2 19 (10.44%) Migration
3 14 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 12 (6.59%) ITIL
6 10 (5.49%) Coaching
6 10 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (4.95%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (4.40%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (4.40%) Functional Testing
8 8 (4.40%) Regression Testing
9 7 (3.85%) Workflow
10 6 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (3.30%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.30%) Project Management
10 6 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (2.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (2.75%) SDLC
11 5 (2.75%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.23%) SQL
2 19 (10.44%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.75%) Java
4 3 (1.65%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.10%) ABAP
5 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.10%) C#
5 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.10%) PHP
5 2 (1.10%) VBA
6 1 (0.55%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.55%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (10.44%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.20%) Degree
4 2 (1.10%) MOS
5 1 (0.55%) ACCA
5 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.55%) CCNP
5 1 (0.55%) CIMA
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.55%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) ICAEW
5 1 (0.55%) MCSE
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.65%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.55%) SEPA
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.55%) NFS
4 1 (0.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.55%) vSphere
4 1 (0.55%) XenApp
4 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (2.75%) SCOM
3 4 (2.20%) SCCM
4 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.10%) Puppet
4 2 (1.10%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.55%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.55%) QRadar
Vendors
1 51 (28.02%) SAP
2 26 (14.29%) Oracle
3 25 (13.74%) Microsoft
4 14 (7.69%) VMware
5 10 (5.49%) Dell
6 9 (4.95%) Intel Security
7 8 (4.40%) JD Edwards
8 7 (3.85%) Baan
9 5 (2.75%) HP
10 4 (2.20%) Lumension
11 3 (1.65%) Cisco
12 2 (1.10%) BMC
12 2 (1.10%) Citrix
12 2 (1.10%) Informatica
12 2 (1.10%) JDA
12 2 (1.10%) OpenText
12 2 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (1.10%) RedPrairie
13 1 (0.55%) Tableau
13 1 (0.55%) Veeam
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