Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Royston during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Royston 14.29% 12.50% 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 14.29% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Royston median daily rate - £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +15.15% -8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Royston median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £47.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Royston. 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
Royston
Contract vacancies in Royston with a recognized job title 6 7 12
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 85.71% 87.50% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Royston median daily rate £388 £338 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -43.75% +4.35%
10th Percentile £279 £316 £283
90th Percentile £493 £439 £650
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Royston median hourly rate - £11.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.33% -63.86%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% -14.71% +12.25%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Royston

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

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 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PM
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PM
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP