The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 3 months to 24 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
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 26 27
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 11 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 6.29% 2.10% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.71% 2.22% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
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 £47.50
% change year-on-year +6.10% +5.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter. 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
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 164 135 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 93.71% 94.41% 97.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 72 84
Median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £205 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.66% -57.74%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Exeter

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Exeter

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant in Exeter.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Exeter

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 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 Exeter region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (46.67%) Information Management
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Local Government
3 4 (26.67%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (20.00%) Contract Management
4 3 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (20.00%) Docker
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Coaching
4 3 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (6.67%) IaaS
3 1 (6.67%) PaaS
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (26.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Information Management
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) Contract Management
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Kanban
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle