The median contractor rate for a Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Royston during the 3 months to 29 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
Hertfordshire / Royston
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 - 2
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Royston 20.00% - 50.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £475
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 Royston. 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
Royston
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Royston 100.00% 90.91% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £350 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Royston

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Royston

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Royston

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Royston

Consultant Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 29 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 Royston region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Royston 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 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) SAP