The first table below looks at the demand for the Development Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Development Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Consultant
Rank 551 523 540
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Development Consultant 19 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.041% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.044% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Average daily rate
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£390 £600 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £430 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £625 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £431 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Development Consultant
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Development Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Development Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Development Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Development Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Development Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Development Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Development Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Development Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Development Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +1 9 £390 -37.60% 4
South East -8 6 £443 +2.60%
East of England - 1 £225 -
Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
North West - - - - 1
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Development Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Development 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 Development Consultant in their job title.

1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
3 5 (17.24%) MS Office
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 4 (13.79%) Saba
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (6.90%) ERP
6 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
6 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (6.90%) MBA
6 2 (6.90%) FatWire
6 2 (6.90%) CMS
6 2 (6.90%) E-Learning
6 2 (6.90%) .NET
6 2 (6.90%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) SAP
6 2 (6.90%) CSS
6 2 (6.90%) IIS
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) UNIX

Development Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Development 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 Development Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Documentum
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.45%) WebTrends
1 1 (3.45%) SAP PP
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.45%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.45%) JDeveloper
1 1 (3.45%) GDB
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) jQuery
2 2 (6.90%) WebCenter
2 2 (6.90%) HTML5
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) Java EE
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 2 (6.90%) XHTML
2 2 (6.90%) CSS3
3 1 (3.45%) RSS
3 1 (3.45%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (3.45%) Lucene
3 1 (3.45%) Ajax
3 1 (3.45%) JSP
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) E-Learning
2 1 (3.45%) FMCG
2 1 (3.45%) Social Media
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
1 2 (6.90%) Solaris
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Web Development
2 2 (6.90%) Service Management
2 2 (6.90%) Change Management
2 2 (6.90%) ERP
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) Analytics
3 1 (3.45%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (3.45%) OO
3 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.45%) B2B
3 1 (3.45%) ITSM
3 1 (3.45%) MVC
3 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.45%) SEO
3 1 (3.45%) Workflow
3 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.45%) Scrum
3 1 (3.45%) Web Design
3 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Java
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) ABAP
2 1 (3.45%) VBA
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) IronPython
2 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) MBA
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
1 4 (13.79%) Saba
2 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.90%) FatWire
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Interwoven
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Midlands
Cyber Team
Rate: From £280 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HFG
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 23 days ago