The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 5 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 12 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 17.65% - 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.46% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £433 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
Job Titles Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
65 49 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 95.59% 92.45% 91.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 15
Average daily rate £388 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.35% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £85 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 10
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Consultant
Hertfordshire

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 18 April 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 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 18 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
4 8 (29.63%) NetBackup
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco
5 6 (22.22%) Windows
5 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (18.52%) ITIL
6 5 (18.52%) IBM
6 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) VMware
7 4 (14.81%) Citrix
7 4 (14.81%) NetApp
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (11.11%) Juniper
8 3 (11.11%) SAN
8 3 (11.11%) HP
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) Finance
9 2 (7.41%) Workflow
9 2 (7.41%) Change Management
9 2 (7.41%) Firewall
9 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
9 2 (7.41%) CLARiiON

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP BPC
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.70%) SAP SD
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) MPLS
3 2 (7.41%) OSPF
3 2 (7.41%) BGP
3 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
3 2 (7.41%) IPv6
3 2 (7.41%) RIP
3 2 (7.41%) WLAN
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) VLAN
3 2 (7.41%) FWSM
4 1 (3.70%) HTTP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.41%) CLARiiON
1 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
1 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
1 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
2 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
4 2 (7.41%) Network Design
4 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 18 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
2 1 (3.70%) XenServer
2 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) IBM
3 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) NetApp
4 3 (11.11%) Juniper
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Brocade
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.41%) Veeam
5 2 (7.41%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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