The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Solihull region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 16 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 14 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 8.43% 7.23% 11.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.92% 7.50% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £375 £238 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -25.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £128 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £348 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
157 80 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 94.58% 96.39% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 46 45
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.87 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.76% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Solihull region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 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 Solihull region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (15.00%) GIS
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Presales
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (10.00%) OCP
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 2 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (5.00%) DAB
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (15.00%) GIS
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Russian Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.00%) Presales
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.00%) Business Development
4 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) OCP
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Aruba
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
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