The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Welwyn Garden City region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
Rank 7 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 14.49% 4.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 15.38% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £56.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.44% +125.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
65 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 94.20% 87.50% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 12
Median daily rate £330 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £270 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £370 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £12.12 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Welwyn Garden City region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 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 Welwyn Garden City region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 19 (73.08%) Data Centre
2 11 (42.31%) Information Security
3 10 (38.46%) OWASP
4 8 (30.77%) Analytics
4 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (26.92%) Middleware
5 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
5 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) Database Security
5 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
5 7 (26.92%) Information Assurance
5 7 (26.92%) Security Architecture
5 7 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (26.92%) DevOps
5 7 (26.92%) Big Data
5 7 (26.92%) Big Data Analytics
5 7 (26.92%) Data Analytics
6 6 (23.08%) Performance Engineering
6 6 (23.08%) Scalability Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (11.54%) Symantec
8 3 (11.54%) Cisco
8 3 (11.54%) Sophos
9 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (7.69%) CCNP
9 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (7.69%) Splunk
9 2 (7.69%) SIEM

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.85%) BGP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.85%) FCoE
2 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.85%) OSPF
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Big Data
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Data Centre
2 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Information Security
2 10 (38.46%) OWASP
3 8 (30.77%) Analytics
3 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Big Data Analytics
4 7 (26.92%) Data Analytics
4 7 (26.92%) Database Security
4 7 (26.92%) DevOps
4 7 (26.92%) Information Assurance
4 7 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Security Architecture
4 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
5 6 (23.08%) Performance Engineering
5 6 (23.08%) Scalability Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (7.69%) Change Control
7 2 (7.69%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CCNP
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco
1 3 (11.54%) Sophos
1 3 (11.54%) Symantec
2 2 (7.69%) Sourcefire
2 2 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Computacenter
3 1 (3.85%) F5
3 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
3 1 (3.85%) Juniper
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto