The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire 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 29 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 18 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.06% 7.69% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.34% 8.50% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 9
Average daily rate £450 £443 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +26.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £409 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £529 £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 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 200 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.66% 90.50% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 73 69
Average daily rate £290 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 49 27
Average hourly rate £32.00 £14.63 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.80% +32.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Consultant
East Midlands

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -19 7 £475 -13.63% 1
Loughborough - - - -
Consultant
East Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (23.33%) Oracle
1 7 (23.33%) SAP
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Information Security
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (6.67%) SCCM
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Change Control
4 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.67%) SAP QM
4 2 (6.67%) Billing
4 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 2 (6.67%) CRM
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.67%) CISSP
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.67%) Hyperion
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Mercator
4 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (6.67%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (6.67%) SAP QM
2 2 (6.67%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.33%) SAP WM
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.33%) SAP SCM
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) MPLS
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
1 1 (3.33%) DHCP
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) VLAN
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SAP BI
2 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) GIS
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Information Security
2 2 (6.67%) Change Control
2 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (6.67%) CRM
2 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (3.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (3.33%) Change Management
3 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (3.33%) E-business
3 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (3.33%) ERP
3 1 (3.33%) ETL
3 1 (3.33%) Network Design
3 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) ABAP
2 1 (3.33%) VBA
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) CISSP
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
1 7 (23.33%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Hyperion
2 2 (6.67%) Mercator
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago