The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Durham 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 20 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 3.49% - 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham 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
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
84 78 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 97.67% 100.00% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 61 65 100
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Consultant
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Durham

Consultant
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Durham region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 £50,000 -
Darlington - 1 - -
Consultant
North East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) SAP MM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP PP
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MooTools
2 1 (33.33%) YAML
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 2 (66.67%) SAP MM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Symfony
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) MooTools
1 1 (33.33%) YAML
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) PHP5
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP