The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 8 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 5.00% - 12.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% - 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate £325 - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £24.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -
Consultant
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City 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
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
34 30 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 85.00% 100.00% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 42
Average daily rate £325 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £12.12 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.23 - £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 - £16.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) SIEM
1 3 (37.50%) Cyber-Ark
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (25.00%) FCoE
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) Sourcefire
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
3 1 (12.50%) Brocade
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (25.00%) FCoE
1 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) HP ASE
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) Brocade
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Meraki
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
3 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) Sourcefire
3 1 (12.50%) VMware