The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 123 128 112
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 5 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.42% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.46% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Average daily rate
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£426 £300 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.08% -34.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £249 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £475 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +25.71%
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 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
2492 2856 2078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 94.11% 92.94% 93.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 1596 1056
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 206 248
Average hourly rate £15.00 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Technical 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 Technical Consultant across the East of England region.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Technical 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 Technical Consultant across the East of England region.

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Technical Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +3 2 £465 +32.85% 1
Norfolk +4 1 £388 -
Hertfordshire +2 1 - - 3
Essex - 1 - - 1
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) BYOD
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Linux

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) ERP
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
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