Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Consultant was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 22 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.

Application Consultant
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 82 102
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 16 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.01% 0.86% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.89% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £388 - £210
10th Percentile £369 - £205
90th Percentile £406 - £215
East of England median daily rate £388 £365 £305
% change year-on-year +6.16% +19.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1472 1353 1502
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.16% 96.71% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 734 780 760
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £210 £190
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 83 155
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -14.71% +12.25%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.50 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -26.53% +16.67% +5.00%

Applications Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Consultant in Hertfordshire

Applications Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Consultant in Hertfordshire

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Applications 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Applications Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Risk Management
1 15 (93.75%) Law
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (93.75%) Data Centre
1 15 (93.75%) Programme Delivery
2 8 (50.00%) GDPR
2 8 (50.00%) SDLC
2 8 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 8 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (43.75%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (43.75%) Information Security
3 7 (43.75%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
3 7 (43.75%) OWASP
3 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (43.75%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (43.75%) NIST 800
4 6 (37.50%) Virtual Team
4 6 (37.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Nessus
5 2 (12.50%) Qualys
6 1 (6.25%) SCCM
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.25%) Windows

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

General
1 15 (93.75%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Data Centre
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
3 6 (37.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (93.75%) Programme Delivery
1 15 (93.75%) Risk Management
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) SDLC
2 8 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 8 (50.00%) Threat Management
3 7 (43.75%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (43.75%) Information Security
3 7 (43.75%) OWASP
3 7 (43.75%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 6 (37.50%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) GDPR
1 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (43.75%) NIST 800
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nessus
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Qualys