The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 22 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 1.90% 3.88% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 3.88% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate
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- £438 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +165.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter 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
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101 103 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 96.19% 100.00% 97.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 47 74
Average daily rate £325 £323 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% +0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £135 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £437 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -21.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 14001
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (16.67%) RIA
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Summit
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) OAuth
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) RIA
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Line Management
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
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