The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Ipswich region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 18 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.86% 3.33% 11.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 3.48% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 16
Median daily rate £338 £525 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £465 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £585 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £443
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +52.72%
Consultant
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
130 115 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 92.86% 95.83% 98.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 67 128
Median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Ipswich region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Informatics
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Lotus
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
4 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) IaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Email Migration
4 1 (14.29%) PaaS

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Informatics
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Email Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus
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