Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 15 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 21 40 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 8.82% 9.66% 7.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.33% 10.36% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 14
Derby median daily rate £500 £510 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% -2.86% +20.00%
10th Percentile £375 £463 £389
90th Percentile £626 £571 £559
Derbyshire median daily rate £490 £500 £513
% change year-on-year -2.00% -2.44% +36.67%
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 225 386 277
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.54% 93.24% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 252 163
Derby median daily rate £385 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +11.11% -2.70%
10th Percentile £123 £216 £150
90th Percentile £552 £540 £543
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £390 £355
% change year-on-year -3.85% +9.86% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 23 27
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +84.21% -25.49%
10th Percentile £14.75 £8.78 £8.36
90th Percentile £32.50 £31.60 £29.90
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £11.25
% change year-on-year - +55.56% -10.00%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018, Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Derby region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) McAfee
3 7 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 5 (23.81%) Firewall
5 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 3 (14.29%) SAP
7 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team
7 3 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (9.52%) Server Building
8 2 (9.52%) DBS Check
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
8 2 (9.52%) F5
8 2 (9.52%) DevOps
8 2 (9.52%) Mercator
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) LAN
8 2 (9.52%) WAN
8 2 (9.52%) NAS
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
8 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
8 2 (9.52%) MPLS
8 2 (9.52%) BT
8 2 (9.52%) SCCM

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 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.76%) SAP HR
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Firepower
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) MPLS
2 2 (9.52%) NAS
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) VMS
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (9.52%) DevOps
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
2 2 (9.52%) PLM
2 2 (9.52%) Server Building
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Analytics
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
3 1 (4.76%) ITSM
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
3 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.76%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) ABAP
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (9.52%) DBS Check
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) Kibana
3 1 (4.76%) logstash
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) McAfee
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) BT
4 2 (9.52%) F5
4 2 (9.52%) Mercator
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Hortonworks
5 1 (4.76%) Lumension
5 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Workday