Period
to 19 May 2019

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

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
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 7 5
Rank change year-on-year -20 -2 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 44 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 2.79% 12.46% 20.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 13.50% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 34 63
Derby median daily rate £488 £495 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.52% -1.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £428 £393 £350
90th Percentile £572 £700 £550
Derbyshire median daily rate £481 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +1.32% -2.56% -3.94%
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 206 326 377
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 92.35% 93.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 206 277
Derby median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +12.83%
10th Percentile £208 £203 £194
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +10.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 39 8
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £12.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +37.09% +11.29%
10th Percentile £12.08 £13.90 £9.67
90th Percentile £29.35 £47.60 £40.48
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year - +28.72% +4.58%

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 19 May 2019.

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 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Billing
3 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (16.67%) iTrent

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) iTrent
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP