The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
UK / Wales
Rank - 73 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
674 657 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.56% 97.77% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 457 393
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 37 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Technical 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 Wales region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) DHTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) SAN

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) DHTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware