The median annual salary for a Consultant was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertford during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Consultant
Hertfordshire / Hertford
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 13 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertford 1.89% 8.51% 7.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 8.51% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Median salary £80,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.42% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 52 47 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertford 98.11% 100.00% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 51 46 25
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertford

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Hertford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Hertford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in Hertford.

Salary trend for Consultant in Hertford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertford 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 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript