The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £444 £419
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £47.50
Technical 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
228 282 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.61% 95.59% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 161 136
Median daily rate £350 £285 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £110 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 37
Median hourly rate £13.45 £12.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% -66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Technical 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 Leicestershire region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft