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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank - 96 91
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.85 - -
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
1454 1508 1424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.91% 95.50% 96.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 882 736
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 67 126
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £32.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Dell

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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) VMware