The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 117 128 142
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.077% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.081% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £215 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.67% -38.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £195 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £235 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.08% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2151 2461 2776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.30% 94.91% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1220 1430 1771
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 261 191
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £16.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +10.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Support Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Consultant across the East of England region.

Support Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Support Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Support Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Support Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Consultant across the East of England region.

Support Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Support Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Hertfordshire +3 5 £438 +130.26% 2
Essex +7 2 £250 +4.16%
Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 of England region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) SOA
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
4 1 (12.50%) E-business
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
4 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) BitLocker

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (62.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Meraki
2 1 (12.50%) Ruckus Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) SAP