The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Telford region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 25 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 17 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 5.90% 1.08% 8.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.49% 1.12% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 8
Median daily rate £450 £488 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +54.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £488 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £488 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +54.12%
Consultant
Shropshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Telford 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
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
262 179 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 90.97% 96.24% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 49 64
Median daily rate £401 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.90% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £302 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £21.47 £25.00 £13.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.14% +91.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Telford

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Telford region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Telford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
1 8 (27.59%) DevOps
2 6 (20.69%) Kibana
2 6 (20.69%) logstash
2 6 (20.69%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (20.69%) ELK Stack
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (13.79%) Cash Management
4 4 (13.79%) Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Workflow
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (13.79%) ERP
4 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Financials

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 6 (20.69%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (6.90%) TPMS
4 1 (3.45%) Documentum
4 1 (3.45%) NetWeaver
4 1 (3.45%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (6.90%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) Network Security
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.45%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) ELK Stack
2 2 (6.90%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.45%) SAPUI5
3 1 (3.45%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
1 2 (6.90%) New Media
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Grid Computing
2 1 (3.45%) PKI
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) DevOps
2 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.79%) Cash Management
2 4 (13.79%) ERP
2 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
2 4 (13.79%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (13.79%) Workflow
3 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.34%) Web Development
4 2 (6.90%) Coaching
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Case Management
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (3.45%) Open Source
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) SDLC
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) C
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) ABAP
5 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) MCTS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Kibana
1 6 (20.69%) logstash
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) Opsview
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Splunk
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Mercator
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Aruba
4 1 (3.45%) Pega
4 1 (3.45%) VMware