The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich 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 1 August 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 Norwich 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 22 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 11 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 5.42% 1.83% 9.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.40% 1.90% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
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£213 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
172 105 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 84.73% 96.33% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 64 63
Average daily rate £250 £255 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £113 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.28 £9.63 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £19.00 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Consultant
Norfolk

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) WSDL
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 2 (15.38%) zOS
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) LINC
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Java EE

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) WSDL
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
2 1 (7.69%) JMS
2 1 (7.69%) JDBC
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Struts
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) Neural Network
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) zOS
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
3 1 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Propensity Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) LINC
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) IBM
1 2 (15.38%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft