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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Devon / Exeter
Rank 23 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 3.15% 5.05% 6.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 5.32% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 8
Median daily rate £408 £255 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.80% +15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £171 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £387 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £436
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.10 £46.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-25.88% +85.85%

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
123 94 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 96.85% 94.95% 96.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 69 51
Median daily rate £336 £407 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.47% +81.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 15
Median hourly rate £23.00 £10.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £17.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) IIS
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) SLA
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) JSP 440
5 3 (20.00%) RMADS
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Billing
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.67%) B2B
6 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Utilities

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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Utilities
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) B2B
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 3 (20.00%) JSP 440
2 3 (20.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle