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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 33 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 84 82 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.81% 5.20% 5.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.09% 5.53% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 40
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £337 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.04% +16.42%
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
1649 1482 1177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.50% 93.98% 91.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 733 554
Average daily rate £353 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £165 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 146 128
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.47 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 27 April 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

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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 27 April 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
Derbyshire +11 20 £431 +7.81% 5
Nottinghamshire +9 18 £425 -5.55% 6
Northamptonshire -5 16 £400 +2.56% 2
Leicestershire +1 13 £425 -5.55% 3
Lincolnshire -4 10 £450 +5.88% 1
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 54 (28.42%) SAP
2 34 (17.89%) Finance
3 22 (11.58%) Microsoft
4 21 (11.05%) Security Cleared
5 19 (10.00%) Agresso
5 19 (10.00%) SQL
6 17 (8.95%) Java
6 17 (8.95%) Migration
6 17 (8.95%) Retail
7 15 (7.89%) ERP
8 14 (7.37%) SC Cleared
9 13 (6.84%) Windows
9 13 (6.84%) Configuration Management
10 12 (6.32%) HP
10 12 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.79%) Change Management
11 11 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (5.79%) IBM
11 11 (5.79%) Oracle
11 11 (5.79%) SCCM
11 11 (5.79%) QA
12 10 (5.26%) SQL Server
12 10 (5.26%) ABAP
12 10 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.26%) NetWeaver
12 10 (5.26%) Project Management
12 10 (5.26%) WebSphere
13 9 (4.74%) Logistics
13 9 (4.74%) VMware
13 9 (4.74%) UNIX

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 10 (5.26%) NetWeaver
1 10 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.63%) Node.js
3 5 (2.63%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.11%) SAP Portal
4 4 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.58%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.58%) SAS
6 2 (1.05%) JBoss
6 2 (1.05%) SAP EP
7 1 (0.53%) WordPress
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (1.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.05%) MS Project
3 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (10.00%) Agresso
2 8 (4.21%) SAP Retail
3 7 (3.68%) SAP SD
4 6 (3.16%) SAP MM
5 4 (2.11%) SAP QM
5 4 (2.11%) SAP CRM
5 4 (2.11%) SAP WM
5 4 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.58%) SAP LE
6 3 (1.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.05%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (1.05%) PRMS
8 1 (0.53%) Primavera
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.53%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.53%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.53%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.63%) Office 365
3 3 (1.58%) SaaS
4 1 (0.53%) IaaS
4 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.58%) VPN
1 3 (1.58%) Firewall
1 3 (1.58%) Network Security
2 2 (1.05%) DMVPN
2 2 (1.05%) IPsec
2 2 (1.05%) DNS
2 2 (1.05%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.05%) SSL
3 1 (0.53%) SAN
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) LDAP
3 1 (0.53%) SMS
3 1 (0.53%) VoIP
3 1 (0.53%) DHCP
3 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.21%) SAP BW
3 6 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.63%) SAP BI
4 5 (2.63%) SAP HANA
5 4 (2.11%) Ingres
6 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.58%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.58%) Cognos Report Studio
6 3 (1.58%) MySQL
7 2 (1.05%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (1.05%) Cognos Event Studio
7 2 (1.05%) Cognos Query Studio
7 2 (1.05%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.53%) DTS
8 1 (0.53%) DB2
8 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.53%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.53%) LSMW
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.53%) Selenium
3 1 (0.53%) MSTest
3 1 (0.53%) Axure RP
General
1 34 (17.89%) Finance
2 17 (8.95%) Retail
3 8 (4.21%) Advertising
4 6 (3.16%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.63%) Marketing
5 5 (2.63%) Back Office
6 4 (2.11%) Billing
7 3 (1.58%) Banking
8 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.53%) Automotive
9 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.68%) Middleware
2 6 (3.16%) Web Services
2 6 (3.16%) HTML
3 5 (2.63%) CSS
3 5 (2.63%) JSP
3 5 (2.63%) Servlets
3 5 (2.63%) Web Dynpro
4 4 (2.11%) BAPI
4 4 (2.11%) SAP Basis
4 4 (2.11%) SAP ALE
5 3 (1.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (1.58%) .NET
6 2 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.53%) WCF
7 1 (0.53%) XML
7 1 (0.53%) CGI
7 1 (0.53%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.16%) DataPower
2 5 (2.63%) FMCG
2 5 (2.63%) User Experience
3 3 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.58%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.58%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.58%) AS400
4 2 (1.05%) NHS
4 2 (1.05%) iSeries
4 2 (1.05%) Social Media
4 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.53%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.53%) Tandem
5 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.84%) Windows
2 9 (4.74%) UNIX
3 7 (3.68%) AIX
4 6 (3.16%) Linux
4 6 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.05%) HPUX
6 2 (1.05%) Android
7 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.53%) VMS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (8.95%) Migration
2 15 (7.89%) ERP
3 13 (6.84%) Configuration Management
4 12 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (5.79%) Change Management
6 10 (5.26%) Project Management
6 10 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (4.74%) CRM
7 9 (4.74%) Logistics
8 8 (4.21%) ETL
8 8 (4.21%) Mentoring
9 7 (3.68%) Coaching
9 7 (3.68%) ITIL
9 7 (3.68%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (3.16%) Programme Management
10 6 (3.16%) Quality Management
11 5 (2.63%) E-Commerce
11 5 (2.63%) Data Modelling
11 5 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.00%) SQL
2 17 (8.95%) Java
3 10 (5.26%) ABAP
4 5 (2.63%) Python
4 5 (2.63%) Ruby
4 5 (2.63%) C
5 4 (2.11%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.58%) C#
7 2 (1.05%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.53%) R
8 1 (0.53%) PHP
8 1 (0.53%) RPG
Qualifications
1 21 (11.05%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.37%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.05%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.05%) MCP
4 2 (1.05%) MCSE
4 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.05%) MCITP
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.53%) Degree
5 1 (0.53%) CCNP
5 1 (0.53%) ISEB
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.79%) QA
2 6 (3.16%) SLA
3 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 11 (5.79%) SCCM
2 6 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.63%) Ansible
3 5 (2.63%) Salt
3 5 (2.63%) Puppet
3 5 (2.63%) Nagios
3 5 (2.63%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 54 (28.42%) SAP
2 22 (11.58%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.32%) HP
4 11 (5.79%) IBM
4 11 (5.79%) Oracle
5 9 (4.74%) VMware
6 5 (2.63%) Capita
6 5 (2.63%) hybris
6 5 (2.63%) New Relic
7 4 (2.11%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.11%) Cisco
8 3 (1.58%) Cognos
8 3 (1.58%) Dell
8 3 (1.58%) Citrix
8 3 (1.58%) Informatica
8 3 (1.58%) NetApp
8 3 (1.58%) Google
8 3 (1.58%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.58%) Tableau
9 2 (1.05%) Fortinet
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