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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 21 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.80% 9.72% 10.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 10.14% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 13
Average salary £47,750 £54,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +34.16%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
105 69 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 94.59% 95.83% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 93 59 107
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BI
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Taleo
2 1 (20.00%) MDX
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (20.00%) Force.com

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Taleo
1 1 (20.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP