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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 21 43 24
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 4.29% 2.63% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 2.68% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £500 £500 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +87.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £60.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +140.00%

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
137 298 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 97.86% 98.03% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 94 58
Median daily rate £450 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £370 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £29.25 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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
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 20 February 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 Telford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (24.00%) DevOps
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Kibana
3 4 (16.00%) logstash
3 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (16.00%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (12.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (12.00%) Aruba
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (12.00%) Cash Management
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.00%) Wireless
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (12.00%) Workflow
4 3 (12.00%) Finance
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Workflow

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 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (8.00%) TPMS
4 1 (4.00%) Documentum
4 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
4 1 (4.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (8.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) Wireless
3 2 (8.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) VSAN
4 1 (4.00%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.00%) SAPUI5
3 1 (4.00%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) New Media
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) DevOps
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Cash Management
3 3 (12.00%) ERP
3 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Coaching
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Open Source
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) C
2 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) ABAP
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) MCTS
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Kibana
1 4 (16.00%) logstash
2 1 (4.00%) Opsview
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Aruba
1 3 (12.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Mercator
2 2 (8.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Pega
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk
3 1 (4.00%) VMware