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 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 124 136 142
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.24% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £175 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
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 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
2378 2828 2812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.38% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1689 1622
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 245 230
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.85 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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
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 25 June 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
Essex +4 2 £175 -66.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 1 - - 1
Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 of England region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) Sage 50
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (14.29%) VisualVM
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (14.29%) Opsview
4 1 (14.29%) DataPower
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger

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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Smallworld
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (14.29%) Sage 50
1 1 (14.29%) SAP MM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
1 1 (14.29%) VisualVM
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
2 1 (14.29%) COM+
2 1 (14.29%) JSF
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
1 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (14.29%) CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) ERP
1 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) ITSM
1 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (14.29%) Process Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Magik
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Sage
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Software AG
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Toshiba
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) webMethods