The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Suffolk region that had IT Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs requiring an IT Consultant 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £12.00 £7.00
% change year-on-year
+283.33% +71.42%
IT Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
214 233 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.54% 96.68% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 149 140
Median daily rate £410 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £309 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £10.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -32.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £8.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £13.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

IT Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

IT Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk