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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 40 46 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.37% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £415 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £448 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - £27.50

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
224 267 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.92% 96.39% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 129 144
Median daily rate £325 £293 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £180 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 19
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft