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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 112 133 128
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 20 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
Median daily rate £355 £356 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% -3.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £331 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £381 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50
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
2409 2654 2756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.17% 95.57% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1360 1494 1529
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 239 226
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 2016.

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
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 27 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
Cambridgeshire +13 6 £480 - 4
Bedfordshire +6 6 £310 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £350 - 2
Suffolk 0 1 - -
Norfolk -1 1 £325 -16.12%
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 of England region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) SAP
3 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.00%) Web Services
4 6 (20.00%) Windows
5 5 (16.67%) SCCM
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (16.67%) Finance
5 5 (16.67%) CRM
5 5 (16.67%) ERP
5 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 5 (16.67%) Presales
5 5 (16.67%) Visualforce
5 5 (16.67%) Apex Code
6 4 (13.33%) RESTful
6 4 (13.33%) Force.com
6 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (13.33%) Proofpoint
6 4 (13.33%) Heroku
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (13.33%) LogRhythm
6 4 (13.33%) SOQL
6 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (13.33%) ETL

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 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) nginx
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.33%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.33%) Force.com
1 4 (13.33%) Heroku
2 3 (10.00%) Office 365
3 2 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Gerrit
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Advertising
4 2 (6.67%) Automotive
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (16.67%) Visualforce
3 4 (13.33%) COM
3 4 (13.33%) RESTful
3 4 (13.33%) SOAP
4 3 (10.00%) BAPI
4 3 (10.00%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 2 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (6.67%) OpenJDK
5 2 (6.67%) SAP ALE
5 2 (6.67%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.67%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Android
2 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) CRM
1 5 (16.67%) ERP
1 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 5 (16.67%) Migration
1 5 (16.67%) Presales
2 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
2 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (13.33%) ETL
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Logistics
2 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
2 4 (13.33%) Use Case
3 3 (10.00%) Product Management
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) Apex Code
3 4 (13.33%) SOQL
4 3 (10.00%) ABAP
4 3 (10.00%) SAPscript
5 2 (6.67%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) SAP
3 5 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (13.33%) LogRhythm
4 4 (13.33%) Proofpoint
4 4 (13.33%) Siebel
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec
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