The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Midlands region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 18 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.85% 11.70% 18.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.52% 12.20% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 15
Median daily rate £508 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £347 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £530 £710
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
124 164 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 95.38% 95.91% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 85 61
Median daily rate £500 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £35.00
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 the Midlands

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 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 Midlands region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 50 (76.92%) SAP
2 11 (16.92%) CRM
3 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.38%) ABAP
4 9 (13.85%) SQL
4 9 (13.85%) SAP MM
4 9 (13.85%) Retail
5 8 (12.31%) Zachman Framework
5 8 (12.31%) TOGAF
5 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
5 8 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
5 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
5 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
5 8 (12.31%) .NET
5 8 (12.31%) C#
6 7 (10.77%) Oracle
6 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.77%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (10.77%) SAP CO
7 6 (9.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (9.23%) SAP FI
7 6 (9.23%) Workflow
7 6 (9.23%) EDI
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 5 (7.69%) COM
8 5 (7.69%) SOAP
8 5 (7.69%) Windows
8 5 (7.69%) Oracle Reports

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.85%) SAP MM
2 8 (12.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (10.77%) SAP CO
4 6 (9.23%) SAP FI
4 6 (9.23%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (7.69%) SAP APO
5 5 (7.69%) SAP PM
6 4 (6.15%) SAP PP
6 4 (6.15%) SAP R/3
7 3 (4.62%) Primavera
7 3 (4.62%) SAP HCM
7 3 (4.62%) SAP Retail
7 3 (4.62%) SAP SD
8 2 (3.08%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (3.08%) SAP HR
8 2 (3.08%) SAP PS
8 2 (3.08%) SAP QM
8 2 (3.08%) SAP WM
9 1 (1.54%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.69%) Office 365
1 5 (7.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.62%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MSTest
1 3 (4.62%) NUnit
2 2 (3.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (13.85%) Retail
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Billing
3 1 (1.54%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.54%) Legal
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) EDI
3 5 (7.69%) COM
3 5 (7.69%) SOAP
4 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.62%) Entity Framework
4 3 (4.62%) HTML
4 3 (4.62%) REST
4 3 (4.62%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (4.62%) WCF
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
5 2 (3.08%) Apache Axis
5 2 (3.08%) JDBC
5 2 (3.08%) JMS
5 2 (3.08%) SAP PI
5 2 (3.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.54%) CMDB
2 1 (1.54%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) CRM
2 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
2 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
2 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (12.31%) TOGAF
2 8 (12.31%) Zachman Framework
3 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (9.23%) Workflow
5 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.69%) Case Management
5 5 (7.69%) Data Management
5 5 (7.69%) Document Management
5 5 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 5 (7.69%) Logistics
5 5 (7.69%) Project Management
5 5 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (7.69%) SDLC
5 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 4 (6.15%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) ABAP
2 9 (13.85%) SQL
3 8 (12.31%) C#
4 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.08%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) CCNA
1 1 (1.54%) CCSA
1 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Netcool
1 1 (1.54%) TADDM
1 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (76.92%) SAP
2 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle
3 7 (10.77%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (7.69%) Infor
5 2 (3.08%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.08%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.08%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (3.08%) Talend
6 1 (1.54%) Ariba
6 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Kronos
6 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.54%) SEEBURGER
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