The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank - 20 30
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon - 5.15% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category - 5.32% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £47,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.31%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Consultant
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon 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 permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
64 94 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 83.12% 96.91% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 51 59 109
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Consultant
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Basildon region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Basildon

Consultant
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) CICS
2 8 (88.89%) CMS
2 8 (88.89%) COBOL
2 8 (88.89%) JCL
2 8 (88.89%) DB2
2 8 (88.89%) VSAM
2 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 8 (88.89%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PMI

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (88.89%) CICS
1 8 (88.89%) CMS
Business Applications
1 8 (88.89%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) DB2
General
1 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) VSAM
1 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
1 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
1 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
1 1 (11.11%) Line Management
1 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) COBOL
1 8 (88.89%) JCL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification