The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 44 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.40% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.29% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £600 £500 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +35.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £450 £394
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Technical Consultant
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
407 347 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 95.09% 98.30% 98.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 159 125
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 17
Average hourly rate £17.77 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.84 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £18.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) JMeter
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Metasploit
4 2 (25.00%) Nessus
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JMeter
2 2 (25.00%) Metasploit
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
1 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle