The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 32 19 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 10 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.42% 6.01% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 6.20% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £411 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% -9.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £25.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+125.00% +1.01%
Consultant
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
281 274 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.23% 96.82% 97.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 172 124
Average daily rate £288 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £77 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £525 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 43
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -44.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £28.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -2 8 £405 - 1
Consultant
East Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Unix
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (31.25%) Workflow
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (25.00%) Cash Management
5 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) General Ledger
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (12.50%) Java

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (31.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.25%) JDBC
2 1 (6.25%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Workflow
2 4 (25.00%) Cash Management
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Business Development
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) E-business
4 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CIPD
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Northgate
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
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Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
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