Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basildon during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Consultant
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 16 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +16
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 6.00% 8.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 8.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Basildon median daily rate £538 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.38% - -
Essex median daily rate £500 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Basildon median hourly rate - £46.50 -
Essex median hourly rate £132.50 £46.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +184.95% +19.23% -13.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Basildon
Contract vacancies in Basildon with a recognized job title 45 91 103
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.00% 98.91% 99.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 67 23
Basildon median daily rate £340 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% -18.75% -10.61%
10th Percentile £157 £213 £234
90th Percentile £526 £485 £630
Essex median daily rate £475 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 37
Basildon median hourly rate £43.25 £33.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.06% -9.59% +1.39%
10th Percentile £23.63 £20.13 £25.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £44.78 £43.00
Essex median hourly rate £30.77 £32.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -3.86% +8.47% +40.48%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basildon.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Basildon

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Consultant in Basildon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Basildon

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Basildon over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Basildon

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant in Basildon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Basildon

Consultant Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basildon region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ABAP
2 1 (33.33%) SAP

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) ABAP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP