The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
South West / Somerset
Rank 20 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 18 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.38% 6.50% 7.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.76% 6.56% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 11
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.10 £46.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-25.88% +85.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
232 320 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 95.08% 99.07% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 197 171
Median daily rate £350 £388 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +18.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 28 32
Median hourly rate £39.50 £43.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.71% +118.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Bath -5 8 £500 +5.26% 2
Street - 1 - -
Consultant
South West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Somerset region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (25.93%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) SAP
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Maximo
3 4 (14.81%) Coaching
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (11.11%) Finance
4 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (7.41%) Big Data
5 2 (7.41%) HDFS
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (7.41%) Java

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (7.41%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) NServiceBus
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Maximo
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (7.41%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) SAP APO
4 1 (3.70%) SAP LE
4 1 (3.70%) SAP MM
4 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (3.70%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.70%) BlueKai
2 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.70%) BigQuery
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) HBase
3 1 (3.70%) MS Access
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) SAP PI
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) Kafka
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Core Interface
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Coaching
2 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
3 2 (7.41%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (7.41%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
3 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.41%) Workflow
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) ETL
4 1 (3.70%) Logistics
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Network Planning
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) SOA
4 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) ABAP
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Scala
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) HDFS
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Informatica
4 1 (3.70%) Tableau
4 1 (3.70%) Talend
4 1 (3.70%) Teradata