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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 19 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 9 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.86% 8.02% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% 8.33% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 4
Median daily rate £600 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £388 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £445 £415
% change year-on-year
- +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £34.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
Consultant
East of 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 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
182 156 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 98.38% 96.30% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 99 87
Median daily rate £375 £345 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £100 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 27 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.45 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.56% -4.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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
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 6 May 2016.

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
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 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 8 £600 +4.34%
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Norfolk region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Middleware
2 6 (30.00%) Information Security
3 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (25.00%) CISSP
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) CISA
3 5 (25.00%) CISM
3 5 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 4 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (20.00%) PKI
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (10.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
7 1 (5.00%) CEH

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 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (5.00%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MS Access
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 4 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Information Security
2 4 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CISA
1 5 (25.00%) CISM
1 5 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) CCDE
3 1 (5.00%) CCIE
3 1 (5.00%) CCSP
3 1 (5.00%) CEH
3 1 (5.00%) CRISC
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.00%) ISO26262
1 1 (5.00%) MISRA
1 1 (5.00%) MISRA C
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Avaya
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Sage
3 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) Toshiba
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam