The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Exeter region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 15 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 4.60% 1.89% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 1.92% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £450 £415
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
Consultant
Devon

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
80 104 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 91.95% 98.11% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 44
Median daily rate £350 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +207.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.84 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.36 £40.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Exeter region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Threat Management
3 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 3 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (33.33%) SIEM
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) CISSP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (22.22%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
1 3 (33.33%) SIEM
1 3 (33.33%) Threat Management
1 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto