The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 23 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.31% 15.57% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.42% 16.15% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 2
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £27,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +80.99%
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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 Chelmsford 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
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
117 161 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 96.69% 96.41% 92.42%
Number of salaries quoted 109 147 55
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Consultant
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 3 (42.86%) Genesys
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) WFM
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (14.29%) Force.com
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Local Government
3 1 (14.29%) Taleo

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Taleo
1 1 (14.29%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) WFM
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Genesys
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft