The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 87 101 96
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.56% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.12% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £450 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £404 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.00
Technical 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
1549 1725 1531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.39% 96.53% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 978 742
Median daily rate £365 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 94 164
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £21.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Technical 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 Technical Consultant across the East Midlands region.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Technical 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 Technical Consultant across the East Midlands region.

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Technical 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 Technical Consultant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Derbyshire - 2 £463 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £381 -
Nottinghamshire -4 1 £500 +11.11%
Leicestershire - 1 £400 - 1
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) IIS
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) JMeter
4 3 (15.79%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft

Technical 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 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.26%) DB2
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JMeter
2 2 (10.53%) Metasploit
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) AIX
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
2 3 (15.79%) Workflow
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.53%) ERP
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) Time Management
3 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Security
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nessus
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (5.26%) SAP