The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead 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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 15 7 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 1.47% 18.60% 5.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 20.00% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £323 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -29.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+35.80% -46.00%
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Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead 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
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
62 80 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 91.18% 93.02% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 33
Average daily rate £325 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £12.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +166.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) FTP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) X.25
3 1 (11.11%) Tandem
3 1 (11.11%) SSH
3 1 (11.11%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Local Government
3 1 (11.11%) Taleo
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) X.25
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) COBOL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) HP