The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 15 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 10.91% - 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% - 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £53,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Consultant
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable 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
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51 39 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 92.73% 90.70% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 48 34 62
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Consultant
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Dunstable

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (71.43%) Middleware
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
4 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Summit

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Summit
1 1 (14.29%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (14.29%) Temenos T24
1 1 (14.29%) Finacle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Avaloq
3 1 (14.29%) Fiserv