The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicester region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 25 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.42% 3.31% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 3.42% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £400 £430 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +56.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +54.12%
Consultant
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
157 146 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 95.15% 96.69% 97.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 74 64
Median daily rate £363 £313 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 24
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -64.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Consultant Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Leicester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Baan
2 2 (22.22%) JD Edwards
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Toad
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Toad
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Analytics
1 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (11.11%) Information Security
1 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Baan
2 2 (22.22%) JD Edwards
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) VMware