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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 11 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 5 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.94% 11.19% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 13.04% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £525 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £413 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £580 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £443 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 £54.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.27% +111.76%
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
70 115 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 97.22% 85.82% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 62 31
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
Median hourly rate £17.50 £47.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.15% +196.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £47.50 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £47.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Welwyn Garden City region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Server Building
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (22.22%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) CLAS
4 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) FreeBSD

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (11.11%) BGP
2 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
2 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (11.11%) FCoE
2 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (11.11%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) OSPF
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Server Building
2 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CLAS
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat