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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
England / East Midlands
Rank 14 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 123 89 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.41% 5.90% 7.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.82% 6.16% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 52 54
Median daily rate £415 £444 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £326 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £46.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.13% +84.00%

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
1394 1444 1406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.28% 95.69% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 827 775
Median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 72 95
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Derbyshire +16 46 £408 -4.11% 1
Nottinghamshire +11 32 £364 -30.71% 1
Northamptonshire -12 26 £475 +5.55% 1
Leicestershire +5 5 £500 +21.21% 2
Lincolnshire +3 4 £500 -
Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 88 (39.64%) SAP
2 35 (15.77%) Finance
2 35 (15.77%) Security Cleared
3 29 (13.06%) Microsoft
3 29 (13.06%) SC Cleared
4 28 (12.61%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (12.16%) Oracle
6 22 (9.91%) SQL
7 20 (9.01%) Retail
8 17 (7.66%) SQL Server
8 17 (7.66%) ITIL
9 16 (7.21%) MS Excel
9 16 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (6.76%) Power BI
10 15 (6.76%) Primavera
10 15 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (6.76%) SAP Retail
11 14 (6.31%) VMware
11 14 (6.31%) Migration
11 14 (6.31%) Project Management
11 14 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (6.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (5.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (5.86%) SaaS
12 13 (5.86%) SQL Server 2016
12 13 (5.86%) Dell
12 13 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (5.41%) CRM
13 12 (5.41%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (0.90%) CMS
1 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle UPK
1 2 (0.90%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.45%) Apache
2 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
2 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.45%) Documentum
2 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.45%) JBoss
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.45%) SAS
2 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (6.76%) Primavera
1 15 (6.76%) SAP Retail
2 10 (4.50%) SAP CO
2 10 (4.50%) SAP FI
3 9 (4.05%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (4.05%) SAP MDM
4 7 (3.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (3.15%) SAP SD
5 5 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (2.25%) Sage CRM
5 5 (2.25%) SAP MM
5 5 (2.25%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (1.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.86%) SaaS
2 12 (5.41%) Boomi
3 10 (4.50%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.35%) Office 365
6 2 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.45%) IaaS
7 1 (0.45%) PaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.25%) Firewall
2 4 (1.80%) SAN
3 2 (0.90%) Network Security
4 1 (0.45%) DNS
4 1 (0.45%) Extranet
4 1 (0.45%) Intranet
4 1 (0.45%) LAN
4 1 (0.45%) NAS
4 1 (0.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.45%) PBX
4 1 (0.45%) Skype
4 1 (0.45%) SSL
4 1 (0.45%) VLAN
4 1 (0.45%) WAN
4 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.76%) Power BI
2 15 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (6.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (5.86%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (4.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (2.25%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.80%) SAP HANA
8 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.45%) Big Data
10 1 (0.45%) Endeca
10 1 (0.45%) GIS
10 1 (0.45%) Kalido
10 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.45%) MySQL
10 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (5.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.35%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.45%) LSMW
4 1 (0.45%) SAP CE
4 1 (0.45%) Selenium
4 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 35 (15.77%) Finance
2 20 (9.01%) Retail
3 8 (3.60%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.15%) Banking
5 6 (2.70%) Advertising
5 6 (2.70%) Billing
6 3 (1.35%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.90%) Back Office
7 2 (0.90%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.35%) BAPI
1 3 (1.35%) J2EE
1 3 (1.35%) SAP Smart Forms
1 3 (1.35%) SAP XI
2 2 (0.90%) .NET
2 2 (0.90%) CSS
2 2 (0.90%) HTML
2 2 (0.90%) Middleware
2 2 (0.90%) SAP Basis
2 2 (0.90%) SOAP
3 1 (0.45%) CSS3
3 1 (0.45%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.45%) JDBC
3 1 (0.45%) JPA
3 1 (0.45%) JSF
3 1 (0.45%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.45%) Spring
3 1 (0.45%) Web Services
3 1 (0.45%) XML
3 1 (0.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.50%) EPoS
2 8 (3.60%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.35%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (1.35%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.35%) User Experience
4 2 (0.90%) CESG
4 2 (0.90%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.90%) NHS
4 2 (0.90%) Statistics
5 1 (0.45%) Clustering
5 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.45%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.45%) Handset
5 1 (0.45%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.70%) Windows
2 4 (1.80%) Linux
3 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.90%) Unix
4 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.45%) CentOS
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (12.61%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (7.66%) ITIL
3 16 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (6.31%) Migration
4 14 (6.31%) Project Management
5 12 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (5.41%) CRM
5 12 (5.41%) Logistics
5 12 (5.41%) System Integration Testing
6 11 (4.95%) Coaching
6 11 (4.95%) Continuous Deployment
6 11 (4.95%) ERP
6 11 (4.95%) Functional Testing
6 11 (4.95%) Incident Management
6 11 (4.95%) Regression Testing
7 9 (4.05%) Supply Chain Management
8 8 (3.60%) Change Management
8 8 (3.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (3.60%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.91%) SQL
2 7 (3.15%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.25%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.80%) Java
5 3 (1.35%) ABAP
5 3 (1.35%) C
6 2 (0.90%) C#
7 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.45%) VBA
7 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (15.77%) Security Cleared
2 29 (13.06%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.80%) Degree
5 2 (0.90%) CLAS
5 2 (0.90%) MOS
6 1 (0.45%) CCNP
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.70%) SLA
2 2 (0.90%) COBIT
2 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.60%) Active Directory
1 8 (3.60%) XenApp
1 8 (3.60%) XenDesktop
2 4 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.45%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.45%) Squid
4 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.90%) SCCM
2 1 (0.45%) Graphite
2 1 (0.45%) logstash
2 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) QRadar
2 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (39.64%) SAP
2 29 (13.06%) Microsoft
3 27 (12.16%) Oracle
4 14 (6.31%) VMware
5 13 (5.86%) Dell
6 9 (4.05%) Citrix
7 6 (2.70%) AppSense
8 5 (2.25%) Sage
9 4 (1.80%) EMC
9 4 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.35%) Adobe
10 3 (1.35%) HP
10 3 (1.35%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.90%) Baan
11 2 (0.90%) BMC
11 2 (0.90%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.90%) Forcepoint
11 2 (0.90%) Intel Security
11 2 (0.90%) NetApp
11 2 (0.90%) Sophos
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