Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lincolnshire during the 6 months to 19 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
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 20 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 2.76% 3.23% 10.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 3.28% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Lincolnshire median daily rate £350 £500 £496
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +0.76% +32.33%
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -0.06% +5.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £14.00 £52.00
% change year-on-year - -73.08% +89.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire. 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
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies in Lincolnshire with a recognized job title 139 122 89
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 98.39% 98.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 56 49
Lincolnshire median daily rate £320 £381 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.07% +4.45% +3.55%
10th Percentile £175 £126 £163
90th Percentile £497 £503 £506
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 12 17
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £14.56 £14.50 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.38% -8.58% +17.48%
10th Percentile £10.90 £10.13 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.64 £17.45 £32.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Lincolnshire

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Lincolnshire

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Lincolnshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln +3 3 £350 -30.00%
Consultant
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Lincolnshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Mercator
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) PLM
2 1 (25.00%) Teamcenter
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) PLM
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Mercator
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware