Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Welwyn Garden City during the 6 months to 22 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 > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 9 9
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 4.55% 12.10% 12.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.36% 12.42% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 11
Welwyn Garden City median daily rate £550 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +15.15% -8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Welwyn Garden City median hourly rate - - £60.00
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 Welwyn Garden City. 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
Welwyn Garden City
Contract vacancies in Welwyn Garden City with a recognized job title 112 153 110
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 84.85% 97.45% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 99 52
Welwyn Garden City median daily rate £413 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +11.48% +22.00%
10th Percentile £149 £213 £261
90th Percentile £550 £575 £598
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 4
Welwyn Garden City median hourly rate £16.18 £20.00 £53.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.10% -62.79% +235.94%
10th Percentile £13.13 £18.80 £19.14
90th Percentile £18.68 £29.20 £126.50
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 Welwyn Garden City

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Welwyn Garden City

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Welwyn Garden City

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Welwyn Garden City over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Welwyn Garden City

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 22 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 Welwyn Garden City region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
1 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
3 1 (16.67%) Computacenter
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (16.67%) FWSM
3 1 (16.67%) BitLocker
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (16.67%) FWSM
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
1 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) Computacenter
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire