The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex 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 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 45 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.00% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 0.32% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £230 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £435 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £47.50
Technical 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
438 626 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.12% 96.31% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 365 229
Median daily rate £324 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.73% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £245 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 71 57
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +15.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Technical 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 Technical Consultant within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Basildon - 1 - -
Technical Consultant
East of England

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Essex region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Data Analysis
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) DB2
1 7 (77.78%) CRM
1 7 (77.78%) Use Case
1 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
1 7 (77.78%) Mainframe
1 7 (77.78%) Data Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) Customer Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) Campaign Management
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (11.11%) Hyperion
6 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
6 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com

Technical 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) DB2
1 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) DataStage
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Mainframe
2 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
1 7 (77.78%) Campaign Management
1 7 (77.78%) CRM
1 7 (77.78%) Customer Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) Data Analysis
1 7 (77.78%) Data Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) Use Case
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Hyperion
3 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) SAP