The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £510 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 6 22
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 43 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 18.94% 12.93% 6.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.48% 14.29% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 9 6
Median daily rate £510 £525 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +18.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £390 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £542 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £49.95 £50.75
% change year-on-year +6.10% -1.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Derby. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Derby
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 210 105 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 92.51% 90.52% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 55 65
Median daily rate £413 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -5.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £173 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 4
Median hourly rate £14.35 £9.82 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.20% -73.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £8.64 £29.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derby that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 23 June 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 64 (73.56%) SAP
2 46 (52.87%) Security Cleared
3 38 (43.68%) SC Cleared
4 36 (41.38%) ERP
5 34 (39.08%) Logistics
6 31 (35.63%) SAP ERP
7 30 (34.48%) Manufacturing
8 29 (33.33%) Integration Testing
9 26 (29.89%) Migration
10 20 (22.99%) Oracle
10 20 (22.99%) Data Migration
11 19 (21.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (20.69%) SAP CO
12 18 (20.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 18 (20.69%) Solaris
12 18 (20.69%) Sun
12 18 (20.69%) SAP FI/CO
12 18 (20.69%) Veritas
12 18 (20.69%) SAP FI
13 14 (16.09%) SAP SD
14 13 (14.94%) ABAP
14 13 (14.94%) Billing
14 13 (14.94%) IDoc
15 12 (13.79%) Coaching
16 11 (12.64%) Degree
17 9 (10.34%) Data Mapping
17 9 (10.34%) Windows
18 7 (8.05%) SAP Implementation
18 7 (8.05%) Unix
19 6 (6.90%) Citrix

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 (1.15%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 31 (35.63%) SAP ERP
2 18 (20.69%) SAP CO
2 18 (20.69%) SAP FI
2 18 (20.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (16.09%) SAP SD
4 3 (3.45%) SAP WM
5 2 (2.30%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.15%) Demantra
6 1 (1.15%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (1.15%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.15%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (1.15%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Boomi
2 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) SaaS
3 1 (1.15%) iPaaS
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Skype
1 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.30%) QlikView
1 2 (2.30%) SAP BW
1 2 (2.30%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.15%) Essbase
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.15%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (34.48%) Manufacturing
2 13 (14.94%) Billing
3 6 (6.90%) Finance
4 5 (5.75%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) IDoc
2 3 (3.45%) XML
3 2 (2.30%) SOAP
3 2 (2.30%) Web Services
3 2 (2.30%) WSDL
4 1 (1.15%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.30%) PKI
3 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Solaris
2 9 (10.34%) Windows
3 7 (8.05%) Unix
4 5 (5.75%) Linux
4 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.15%) HPUX
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) ERP
2 34 (39.08%) Logistics
3 29 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 26 (29.89%) Migration
5 20 (22.99%) Data Migration
6 19 (21.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (13.79%) Coaching
8 9 (10.34%) Data Mapping
9 7 (8.05%) SAP Implementation
10 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.75%) Scenario Testing
12 3 (3.45%) Application Packaging
12 3 (3.45%) Identity Management
12 3 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
13 2 (2.30%) Project Management
13 2 (2.30%) SOA
13 2 (2.30%) Technical Architecture
14 1 (1.15%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 1 (1.15%) IT Governance
14 1 (1.15%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.94%) ABAP
2 3 (3.45%) C
3 2 (2.30%) SQL
4 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (52.87%) Security Cleared
2 38 (43.68%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.64%) Degree
4 3 (3.45%) MCITP
4 3 (3.45%) MCSE
4 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (20.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (6.90%) XenApp
2 6 (6.90%) XenDesktop
3 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.45%) GPFS
4 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.30%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) AirWatch
1 3 (3.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 64 (73.56%) SAP
2 20 (22.99%) Oracle
3 18 (20.69%) Sun
3 18 (20.69%) Veritas
4 6 (6.90%) Citrix
5 5 (5.75%) AppSense
6 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.45%) Dell
7 3 (3.45%) VMware
8 2 (2.30%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.15%) Anaplan
9 1 (1.15%) EMC
9 1 (1.15%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.15%) IBM
9 1 (1.15%) NetApp
9 1 (1.15%) Red Hat