The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Norfolk region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 24 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 2 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.22% 4.65% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 4.90% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £458 £580 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.03% +28.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £46.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.13% +84.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk 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
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87 204 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 96.67% 94.88% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 156 84
Median daily rate £350 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £190 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 27
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +6 2 £458 -2.55%
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Norfolk region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) ETL

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 1 (8.33%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) TestComplete
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
1 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (16.67%) Data Management
1 2 (16.67%) DevOps
1 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) API Design
2 1 (8.33%) BDD
2 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) ETL
2 1 (8.33%) Information Management
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (8.33%) SOLID
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat