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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank 3 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.43% 6.25% 25.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.90% 6.45% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Median daily rate £325 £294 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -21.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £431
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £56.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-16.44% +127.27%

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
31 31 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 88.57% 96.88% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 27
Median daily rate £390 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £155 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.88%
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 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 25 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (40.00%) Security Management
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) ISMS
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (40.00%) Records Management
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET

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 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (40.00%) ISMS
1 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
1 2 (40.00%) Records Management
1 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft