The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Newport 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 19 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 4.05% - 6.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% - 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate £363 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 - £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 - £362
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
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newport 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
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
70 67 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 94.59% 95.71% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 43 40
Average daily rate £400 £411 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +9.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £279 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Average hourly rate £47.65 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Retail
1 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Logistics
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP