Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wolverhampton 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
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 1.56% 9.68% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 10.17% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Wolverhampton median daily rate £450 £433 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +15.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £425 £383 £363
90th Percentile £475 £468 £558
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £428 £438
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.29% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wolverhampton median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +46.15% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton. 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
Wolverhampton
Contract vacancies in Wolverhampton with a recognized job title 58 59 65
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.63% 95.16% 98.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 45 41
Wolverhampton median daily rate £325 £340 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +1.49% +21.82%
10th Percentile £106 £184 £163
90th Percentile £450 £475 £460
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 5
Wolverhampton median hourly rate £13.41 £12.82 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.58% -16.67%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.25 £10.70
90th Percentile £16.75 £14.35 £15.05
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.21 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.22% -10.51% +5.20%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Wolverhampton

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Wolverhampton

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

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 Wolverhampton region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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%) Dynamics CRM
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft