The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Banbury region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 5 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 7 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 28.00% 30.56% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.17% 32.35% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 0
Median daily rate £364 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.95 £42.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+18.92% +29.23%
Consultant
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Banbury region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Banbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 96.00% 94.44% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 11
Median daily rate £364 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £11.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Banbury region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Consultant across the Banbury region.

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Banbury region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Workflow
2 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Network Design
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Storage Virtualisation
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (25.00%) XenServer

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Workflow
2 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco