The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
England / East of England
Rank 104 111 125
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 20 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.94% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.43% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Median daily rate £400 £468 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.43% +0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £318 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

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
2040 2320 2509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.60% 96.07% 96.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1210 1372 1465
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 200 236
Median hourly rate £30.50 £21.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.86% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +7 6 £450 -12.62% 1
Hertfordshire +1 6 £500 +11.11% 2
Essex - 5 £335 - 1
Norfolk - 2 £400 -
East Anglia - 1 £178 -
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 of England region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) Office 365
4 6 (18.75%) Analytics
4 6 (18.75%) Customer Analytics
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Use Case
4 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (15.63%) CRM
5 5 (15.63%) MCSE
5 5 (15.63%) Information Security
5 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
6 4 (12.50%) Mimecast
6 4 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 4 (12.50%) Campaign Management
6 4 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
6 4 (12.50%) Degree
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010

Technical 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
2 4 (12.50%) Mimecast
3 1 (3.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) BGP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.13%) IOS XR
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) NX-OS
3 1 (3.13%) OSPF
3 1 (3.13%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) tcpdump
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
2 4 (12.50%) DB2
3 3 (9.38%) Big Data
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (9.38%) Law
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) J2EE
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
5 2 (6.25%) Clustering
6 1 (3.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (18.75%) Analytics
1 6 (18.75%) Customer Analytics
1 6 (18.75%) Use Case
2 5 (15.63%) CRM
2 5 (15.63%) Information Security
3 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Campaign Management
3 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 4 (12.50%) Migration
3 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 3 (9.38%) OWASP
4 3 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Validation
4 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) MCSE
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) MCITP
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CCIE
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) CISSP
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Nessus
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Dell
3 2 (6.25%) F5
3 2 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.13%) LogLogic
4 1 (3.13%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Splunk
4 1 (3.13%) Tripwire
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