Period
to 24 October 2021

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £308 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 6 months to 24 October 2021.

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 of England > Norfolk
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 11 8
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 2 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Norfolk 2.52% 3.17% 11.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% 3.28% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 20
10th Percentile £264 " "
25th Percentile £274 " £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £308 - £525
75th Percentile £349 " £550
90th Percentile £365 " "
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Contract vacancies in Norfolk with a recognized job title 113 61 181
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 96.83% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 41 130
10th Percentile £139 £120 £206
25th Percentile £170 £135 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £305 £165 £425
Median % change year-on-year +84.85% -61.18% +11.84%
75th Percentile £388 £325 £525
90th Percentile £535 £400 £600
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 10
10th Percentile £12.50 £14.50 £12.82
25th Percentile £13.00 £16.38 £13.21
Median hourly rate £15.24 £21.00 £14.62
Median % change year-on-year -27.43% +43.64% +4.43%
75th Percentile £19.19 £24.50 £53.75
90th Percentile £22.39 £25.70 "
East of England median hourly rate £14.42 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -27.93% +25.00% -7.62%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Norfolk

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Consultant in Norfolk.

Daily rate trend for Consultant in Norfolk

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Consultant in Norfolk.

Hourly rate trend for Consultant in Norfolk

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 24 October 2021. 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
King's Lynn - 1 £265 -
Consultant
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2021, Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Norfolk region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Domain Models
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Technology Roadmap
2 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Degree

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (33.33%) Google Workspace
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
1 1 (33.33%) Renewable Energy
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Domain Models
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Technology Roadmap
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) VMware