The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Norfolk region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 22 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 14 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.53% 3.14% 7.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% 3.31% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£319 £369 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.55% -13.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £421 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
217 151 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 85.77% 94.97% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 93 111
Average daily rate £250 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 12
Average hourly rate £28.75 £17.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.09 £10.46 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £37.50 £23.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 9 (42.86%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) LINC
3 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (14.29%) Office 365
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 3 (14.29%) zOS
4 3 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 2 (9.52%) DB2
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) UNIX
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Apache
5 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (9.52%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (9.52%) WebSphere

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (4.76%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Agresso
1 1 (4.76%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) DB2
1 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) Struts
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) XSLT
1 1 (4.76%) WSDL
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (4.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) zOS
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) Scrum
2 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
2 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) ETL
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Master Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
1 4 (19.05%) LINC
2 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) JCL
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
1 6 (28.57%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Veritas
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
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