The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wolverhampton region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 6 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 7.41% - 6.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.41% - 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £465 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £33.75 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+34.81% +23.85%
Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton 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
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
27 24 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 100.00% 96.00% 88.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 24
Median daily rate £340 £180 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £399 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £155.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Consultant Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) hybris
2 3 (42.86%) IaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (42.86%) Public Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Local Government
3 1 (14.29%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
1 3 (42.86%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (42.86%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
1 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCTS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) hybris
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware