The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 17 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 42 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 8.82% 6.24% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 6.40% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 8
Median daily rate £363 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £328 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £575 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £443 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £46.50 £50.00 £41.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.00% +19.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 £54.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.27% +111.76%
Consultant
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
462 609 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.06% 97.44% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 384 239
Median daily rate £320 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 55 64
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +16.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Chelmsford +13 18 - -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Basildon - 1 - -
Braintree - 1 £275 -
Harlow - 1 £300 -
Maldon - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £175 -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 Essex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 39 (59.09%) Oracle
2 26 (39.39%) Finance
3 16 (24.24%) Hyperion
4 13 (19.70%) Oracle EBS R12
5 12 (18.18%) Hyperion Planning
6 11 (16.67%) Windows
7 10 (15.15%) CRM
7 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 10 (15.15%) Essbase
7 10 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (15.15%) Resource Management
8 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Oracle ODI
10 7 (10.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (10.61%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.61%) SQL
11 6 (9.09%) CISSP
11 6 (9.09%) CISM
11 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
11 6 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (9.09%) Degree
12 5 (7.58%) Time Management
12 5 (7.58%) Data Protection
12 5 (7.58%) Data Integration
12 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (7.58%) CISA
12 5 (7.58%) Firewall
12 5 (7.58%) XML

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.55%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.03%) Apache
4 2 (3.03%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
4 2 (3.03%) JBoss
4 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.52%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (18.18%) Hyperion Planning
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle iSupplier
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle AGIS
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (1.52%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (1.52%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Firewall
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) LDAP
3 2 (3.03%) SAN
4 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.52%) Network Security
4 1 (1.52%) Skype
4 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) Essbase
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (6.06%) DB2
3 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.55%) Big Data
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.03%) Hyperion Smart View
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.52%) DataStage
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.03%) VisualVM
General
1 26 (39.39%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Automotive
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Local Government
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) XML
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) COM
2 2 (3.03%) COM+
2 2 (3.03%) HTML
2 2 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.06%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.03%) DataPower
3 2 (3.03%) Statistics
4 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.52%) EMV
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Vista
3 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) CRM
1 10 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (15.15%) Resource Management
2 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.58%) Data Protection
5 5 (7.58%) Time Management
6 4 (6.06%) Analytics
6 4 (6.06%) Campaign Management
6 4 (6.06%) Customer Analytics
6 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.06%) Data Analytics
6 4 (6.06%) Performance Testing
6 4 (6.06%) Use Case
7 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.55%) ITIL
8 2 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) CISM
1 6 (9.09%) CISSP
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) CISA
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) XenApp
1 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Opsview
Vendors
1 39 (59.09%) Oracle
2 16 (24.24%) Hyperion
3 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.06%) SAP
5 3 (4.55%) IBM
5 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.03%) Citrix
6 2 (3.03%) Infor
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.03%) Software AG
6 2 (3.03%) Splunk
6 2 (3.03%) webMethods
7 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.52%) CODA
7 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.52%) Juniper
7 1 (1.52%) Lotus
7 1 (1.52%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.52%) PeopleSoft
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