Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £505 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 25 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
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 14 10
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 32 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 7.58% 10.23% 13.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.96% 10.77% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 22
Derby median daily rate £505 £525 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.81% +27.27% -17.50%
10th Percentile £397 £398 £330
90th Percentile £588 £618 £514
Derbyshire median daily rate £500 £475 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +26.67% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derby median hourly rate - - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derby. 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
Derby
Contract vacancies in Derby with a recognized job title 402 325 325
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.26% 95.03% 97.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 186 168
Derby median daily rate £390 £364 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% -1.02% +5.00%
10th Percentile £212 £148 £194
90th Percentile £531 £564 £500
Derbyshire median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 21 22
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £9.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.21% -28.30% +30.86%
10th Percentile £12.16 £8.44 £10.89
90th Percentile £51.46 £43.25 £36.68
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% +4.00% +12.79%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Derby

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Derby

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Derby over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Derby

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Derby

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 25 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 Derby region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 22 (68.75%) SAP
2 16 (50.00%) Migration
3 15 (46.88%) Data Migration
3 15 (46.88%) Security Cleared
4 14 (43.75%) Integration Testing
4 14 (43.75%) Logistics
5 13 (40.63%) Manufacturing
6 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 11 (34.38%) SAP FI/CO
7 11 (34.38%) SAP CO
7 11 (34.38%) SAP FI
7 11 (34.38%) SAP MM
7 11 (34.38%) Aerospace
8 9 (28.13%) Degree
9 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
10 4 (12.50%) SAP ERP
10 4 (12.50%) Windows
10 4 (12.50%) ERP
11 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
11 3 (9.38%) DNS
11 3 (9.38%) SQL
11 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
11 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
11 3 (9.38%) NetApp
11 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
11 3 (9.38%) VLAN
11 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
11 3 (9.38%) Scenario Testing

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SPSS
1 1 (3.13%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 11 (34.38%) SAP CO
1 11 (34.38%) SAP FI
1 11 (34.38%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (34.38%) SAP MM
2 4 (12.50%) SAP ERP
3 2 (6.25%) SAP WM
4 1 (3.13%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (3.13%) HFM
4 1 (3.13%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (3.13%) Primavera
4 1 (3.13%) SAP PS
4 1 (3.13%) SAP QM
4 1 (3.13%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
1 3 (9.38%) VLAN
2 1 (3.13%) NAS
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.13%) Essbase
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
General
1 13 (40.63%) Manufacturing
2 11 (34.38%) Aerospace
3 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.25%) Automotive
4 2 (6.25%) Finance
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.13%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (3.13%) EMC VNX
1 1 (3.13%) HP Storage
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Migration
2 15 (46.88%) Data Migration
3 14 (43.75%) Integration Testing
3 14 (43.75%) Logistics
4 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (12.50%) ERP
6 3 (9.38%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Change Management
7 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (6.25%) Test Management
8 1 (3.13%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) SIEM
8 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.13%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Security Cleared
2 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (28.13%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.13%) HNC
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) SAP
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) NetApp
3 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.13%) EMC
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle