The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lincolnshire during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
Rank 15 8 3
Rank change year-on-year -7 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 1.85% 5.88% 25.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 6.25% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £501 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.07% +11.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £48.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +95.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire. 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
Lincolnshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 54 32 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 100.00% 94.12% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 12
Median daily rate £395 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.66% -17.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.85% +59.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.58 £17.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £17.50 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln - 1 £400 -
Consultant
East Midlands

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CESG
2 2 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (40.00%) CLAS
3 1 (20.00%) DocumentDB
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) BODI
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (20.00%) Migration

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BODI
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) DocumentDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CESG
1 2 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CLAS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP