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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford - - 6.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £423
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.95 £42.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+18.92% +29.23%
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
276 84 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 95.17% 96.55% 88.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 23 55
Median daily rate £415 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £275 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £25.12 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
1 3 (42.86%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Brand Management
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange

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 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Skype
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Brand Management
1 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft