The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 12 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 6.25% 5.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.41% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Folkestone 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
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
27 38 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 84.38% 97.44% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,400 £48,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £75,000 £52,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Consultant
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Folkestone

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (50.00%) Time Management
4 5 (50.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) DTS
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Classic ASP
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) System Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (20.00%) WPF
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Thunderhead
6 2 (20.00%) AS400
6 2 (20.00%) CTI
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (20.00%) CRM

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) DTS
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) Classic ASP
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) System Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Thunderhead