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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 33 35 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 80 72 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.96% 4.82% 7.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.27% 5.10% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 57
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.18%
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
1517 1413 1502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.11% 94.52% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 729 761
Average daily rate £353 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £200 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 106 97
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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 28 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 28 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 -3 24 £475 - 10
Derbyshire +4 19 £375 -11.76% 7
Northamptonshire +6 15 £425 -4.22% 3
Leicestershire +3 11 £350 -20.45%
Lincolnshire +2 5 £493 +24.29% 3
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 41 (26.11%) SAP
2 24 (15.29%) Finance
3 22 (14.01%) SQL
4 18 (11.46%) Security Cleared
5 16 (10.19%) Oracle
6 15 (9.55%) SC Cleared
7 14 (8.92%) Migration
8 12 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (7.64%) ITIL
9 11 (7.01%) Microsoft
9 11 (7.01%) HP
9 11 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (6.37%) Active Directory
10 10 (6.37%) Windows
10 10 (6.37%) IBM
11 9 (5.73%) SQL Server
11 9 (5.73%) Citrix
12 8 (5.10%) Cisco
12 8 (5.10%) UNIX
12 8 (5.10%) VMware
13 7 (4.46%) SAP Payroll
13 7 (4.46%) SAP SCM
13 7 (4.46%) CRM
13 7 (4.46%) SLA
13 7 (4.46%) Java
13 7 (4.46%) AIX
13 7 (4.46%) Middleware
13 7 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (4.46%) Marketing
13 7 (4.46%) WebSphere

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (4.46%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.91%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.91%) SAS
4 3 (1.91%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.27%) JBoss
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.64%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.64%) Lync
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Project
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.46%) SAP Payroll
1 7 (4.46%) SAP SCM
2 6 (3.82%) Agresso
3 5 (3.18%) SAP HR
3 5 (3.18%) SAP MM
4 4 (2.55%) SAP APO
4 4 (2.55%) SAP CRM
4 4 (2.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (2.55%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (2.55%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.91%) Oracle TCA
5 3 (1.91%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.91%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.27%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.27%) SAP FI
6 2 (1.27%) SAP PP
6 2 (1.27%) SAP PS
6 2 (1.27%) Primavera
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.55%) Google Analytics
1 4 (2.55%) Office 365
2 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.27%) SaaS
3 2 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.82%) SAN
2 5 (3.18%) Internet
2 5 (3.18%) DNS
3 4 (2.55%) Firewall
4 3 (1.91%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (1.27%) Wireless
5 2 (1.27%) BIG-IP
5 2 (1.27%) Intranet
5 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.27%) VPN
5 2 (1.27%) WLAN
5 2 (1.27%) DHCP
6 1 (0.64%) HTTP
6 1 (0.64%) WAN
6 1 (0.64%) LDAP
6 1 (0.64%) LAN
6 1 (0.64%) SMS
6 1 (0.64%) VoIP
6 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.91%) DB2
3 3 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.27%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.64%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.64%) OLAP
5 1 (0.64%) MS Access
5 1 (0.64%) QlikView
5 1 (0.64%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) JDeveloper
1 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.64%) Ranorex
2 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.64%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.64%) LSMW
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
General
1 24 (15.29%) Finance
2 7 (4.46%) Marketing
3 5 (3.18%) Banking
4 4 (2.55%) Retail
4 4 (2.55%) Back Office
5 3 (1.91%) Advertising
6 2 (1.27%) Local Government
6 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Automotive
7 1 (0.64%) Billing
7 1 (0.64%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.46%) Middleware
2 6 (3.82%) Web Services
3 4 (2.55%) SAP Basis
3 4 (2.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (2.55%) WebCenter
4 3 (1.91%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (1.91%) .NET
5 2 (1.27%) XML
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (0.64%) Spring
6 1 (0.64%) REST
6 1 (0.64%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 1 (0.64%) DOM
6 1 (0.64%) EDI
6 1 (0.64%) CGI
6 1 (0.64%) J2EE
6 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.64%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.82%) Replication
1 6 (3.82%) DataPower
2 5 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.91%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (1.91%) Social Media
3 3 (1.91%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.27%) User Experience
4 2 (1.27%) Clustering
5 1 (0.64%) Tandem
5 1 (0.64%) Statistics
5 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.64%) iSeries
5 1 (0.64%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.64%) GIS
5 1 (0.64%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.37%) Windows
2 8 (5.10%) UNIX
3 7 (4.46%) AIX
4 4 (2.55%) Linux
5 3 (1.91%) Solaris
5 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.64%) CentOS
7 1 (0.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (8.92%) Migration
2 12 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (7.64%) ITIL
3 11 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (4.46%) CRM
5 6 (3.82%) ERP
5 6 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (3.82%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (3.18%) Logistics
6 5 (3.18%) PRINCE2
6 5 (3.18%) Analytics
7 4 (2.55%) ETL
7 4 (2.55%) Project Management
7 4 (2.55%) Information Security
7 4 (2.55%) Programme Management
7 4 (2.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (2.55%) Performance Management
7 4 (2.55%) Data Migration
7 4 (2.55%) Data Mapping
8 3 (1.91%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.01%) SQL
2 7 (4.46%) Java
3 3 (1.91%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.91%) ABAP
4 2 (1.27%) Ruby
4 2 (1.27%) Perl
4 2 (1.27%) C
5 1 (0.64%) C#
5 1 (0.64%) C++
5 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.64%) VB
5 1 (0.64%) Korn
5 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.64%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 18 (11.46%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.82%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.91%) BC Cleared
4 3 (1.91%) CIPD
5 2 (1.27%) CISSP
5 2 (1.27%) CISA
6 1 (0.64%) MCSM
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.64%) Degree
6 1 (0.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.64%) MCSE
6 1 (0.64%) CCNP
6 1 (0.64%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) SLA
2 4 (2.55%) QA
3 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.91%) SRDF
4 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.64%) vSphere
5 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.64%) Squid
5 1 (0.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.91%) NetBackup
1 3 (1.91%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.64%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.64%) OVSD
3 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.64%) MOM
Vendors
1 41 (26.11%) SAP
2 16 (10.19%) Oracle
3 11 (7.01%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.01%) HP
4 10 (6.37%) IBM
5 9 (5.73%) Citrix
6 8 (5.10%) Cisco
6 8 (5.10%) VMware
7 5 (3.18%) Google
7 5 (3.18%) NetApp
8 4 (2.55%) Informatica
8 4 (2.55%) EMC
9 3 (1.91%) Brocade
9 3 (1.91%) hybris
9 3 (1.91%) RedPrairie
9 3 (1.91%) Capita
9 3 (1.91%) Tableau
9 3 (1.91%) Facebook
9 3 (1.91%) Twitter
10 2 (1.27%) Sun
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