Period
to 18 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 18 15
Rank change year-on-year -10 -3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 8 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 3.81% 7.45% 9.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 7.81% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 15
Derby median daily rate £400 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -4.76% +31.25%
10th Percentile £365 £381 £373
90th Percentile £623 £600 £618
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -15.79% - +26.67%
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 203 397 333
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 95.43% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 230 200
Derby median daily rate £393 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.67% +3.09% -3.00%
10th Percentile £135 £200 £135
90th Percentile £550 £535 £575
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 22
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +70.73% -21.15%
10th Percentile £12.47 £13.93 £8.46
90th Percentile £24.63 £51.11 £44.38
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -0.01% +34.62% +4.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Hortonworks
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (12.50%) logstash
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Kibana
3 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) McAfee
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

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 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) High Availability
1 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (12.50%) SDLC
1 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Kibana
2 1 (12.50%) logstash
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Hortonworks
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec