The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £429 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 3 months to 28 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.

Consultant
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 20 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 7 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 4.96% 4.66% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.07% 4.81% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 12
Median daily rate £429 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £352 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £600 £648
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 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +38.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 138 187 183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 97.87% 96.89% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 126 121
Median daily rate £400 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 41
Median hourly rate £15.75 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +18.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £23.00 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Norfolk

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Norfolk

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Norfolk over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Norfolk

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 28 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
Norwich +5 5 £429 +15.94% 2
Consultant
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Norfolk region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Publishing
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
3 1 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
3 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
1 1 (11.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (11.11%) Power BI
1 1 (11.11%) QlikView
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Blog
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat