The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 94 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.063% 0.064% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.067% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £325 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+38.75% -
Support 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
1528 1499 1353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.86% 95.36% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 910 693
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £512 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 76 121
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -2.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.01 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £28.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Support 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 Support Consultant across the East Midlands region.

Support Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Support 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 Support Consultant across the East Midlands region.

Support Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Support 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 Support Consultant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 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 £325 -
Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Support 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 Support Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory

Support 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 2 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) VMware