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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 24 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.36% 1.52% 4.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 1.59% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £423 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +16.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £417 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £429 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +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
122 126 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 96.06% 95.45% 91.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 67 77
Median daily rate £363 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 9
Median hourly rate £29.50 £11.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.18% -18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 9 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 Leicester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (28.57%) Baan
1 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) Extranet
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
2 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
2 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP

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 (14.29%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Extranet
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Content Management
1 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) Information Security
1 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
1 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Validation
1 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Baan
1 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP