Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Dunstable during the 6 months to 21 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
Bedfordshire > Dunstable
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - 6
Rank change year-on-year - +6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 2.86% - 12.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% - 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Dunstable median daily rate £500 - £463
Bedfordshire median daily rate £485 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dunstable median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £10.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dunstable. 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
Dunstable
Contract vacancies in Dunstable with a recognized job title 33 29 47
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.29% 100.00% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 24
Dunstable median daily rate £411 £416 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +4.06% -13.04%
10th Percentile £316 £190 £201
90th Percentile £523 £544 £488
Bedfordshire median daily rate £428 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Dunstable median hourly rate - - £12.46
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% -62.67% +120.59%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Dunstable

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Dunstable

Consultant Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 21 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 Dunstable region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Compliance Audit
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunstable 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Compliance Audit
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001