The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 67 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.13% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £120
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £315 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £27.50
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
752 484 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 95.43% 92.02% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 284 302
Average daily rate £375 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 33
Average hourly rate £13.25 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £18.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Consultant in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Support Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Support Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Support Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Support Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Support Consultant
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Support Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Agresso
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Support Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + dependent on experience
Posted: 9 days ago