The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the North Wales 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 17 April 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 North Wales 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 3 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 12.50% - 11.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% - 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £250 - £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
Job Titles Category
North Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 75.00% 100.00% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 9
Average daily rate £250 £175 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £100 £80
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £16.08 £26.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.15% +79.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Consultant
Wales

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham - - - - 2
Denbighshire - - - -
Consultant
Wales

Consultant
Top 27 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Wales 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SAP SEM
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) CCA
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Wales 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 2 (50.00%) SAP SEM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) HPUX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
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