The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £430 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 28 June 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 / Northamptonshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 27 31
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 11 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.05% 4.20% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 4.38% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 5
Median daily rate £430 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.68% -9.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £348 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £51.03 £47.50
% change year-on-year +3.86% +7.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 341 365 335
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 94.46% 95.80% 97.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 257 220
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 17
Median hourly rate £11.17 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.80 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £32.50 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Northamptonshire

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Northamptonshire

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Northamptonshire

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Northamptonshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Northampton 0 5 £475 +18.75%
Corby +4 1 £83 -
Consultant
East Midlands

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

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

1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) SAP
3 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
3 4 (19.05%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (14.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 3 (14.29%) ERP
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Retail
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (9.52%) Process Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.52%) Logistics
5 2 (9.52%) Billing
5 2 (9.52%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (9.52%) Data Extraction
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (9.52%) Physical Data Model

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (9.52%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (9.52%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (4.76%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Billing
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) French Language
4 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.76%) German Language
4 1 (4.76%) Japanese Language
4 1 (4.76%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
3 3 (14.29%) ERP
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (9.52%) Data Extraction
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Data Transformation
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (9.52%) Logistics
4 2 (9.52%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (9.52%) Process Management
4 2 (9.52%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) SAP
3 3 (14.29%) JD Edwards
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
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