The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 28 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 34 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.72% 5.69% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.06% 5.94% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 23
Median daily rate £445 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £363 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £597 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £423
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £175.00 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+191.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.16 £42.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +40.00%
Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
561 758 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.44% 95.83% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 441 384
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 82 61
Median hourly rate £31.25 £18.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.91% -15.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Consultant across the Cambridgeshire region.

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 25 £450 - 22
Peterborough +7 3 £275 -27.63% 1
Huntingdon -3 1 - -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (29.17%) SAP
2 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.89%) CRM
4 9 (12.50%) Migration
5 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.11%) Web Services
5 8 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (9.72%) Apex Code
6 7 (9.72%) Visualforce
6 7 (9.72%) Java
6 7 (9.72%) Information Security
6 7 (9.72%) Finance
7 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.33%) ABAP
7 6 (8.33%) Oracle
7 6 (8.33%) ERP
7 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (8.33%) Network Security
8 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.94%) Use Case
8 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (6.94%) RESTful
8 5 (6.94%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
8 5 (6.94%) SQL
8 5 (6.94%) SAPscript
8 5 (6.94%) SAP Smart Forms
8 5 (6.94%) BAPI
8 5 (6.94%) Workflow
9 4 (5.56%) CMS

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (5.56%) CMS
1 4 (5.56%) NetWeaver
2 3 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.78%) nginx
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Smallworld
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.56%) SAP BPC
2 4 (5.56%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.78%) SAP CRM
4 2 (2.78%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.39%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.39%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.56%) Force.com
1 4 (5.56%) Heroku
2 2 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) Network Security
2 4 (5.56%) Wireless
3 2 (2.78%) 2G
3 2 (2.78%) 3G
3 2 (2.78%) 4G
3 2 (2.78%) Broadband
3 2 (2.78%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) GPRS
3 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) LTE
3 2 (2.78%) MPLS
3 2 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.78%) UMTS
4 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.39%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.56%) SAP BW
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.78%) Big Data
3 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.39%) GIS
4 1 (1.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.78%) Gerrit
2 2 (2.78%) Hudson
3 1 (1.39%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.39%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) Web Services
2 7 (9.72%) Visualforce
3 5 (6.94%) BAPI
3 5 (6.94%) RESTful
3 5 (6.94%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (5.56%) COM
4 4 (5.56%) SAP ALE
4 4 (5.56%) SOAP
5 3 (4.17%) .NET
5 3 (4.17%) HTML
6 2 (2.78%) CSS
6 2 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (2.78%) OpenJDK
6 2 (2.78%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.39%) JSF
7 1 (1.39%) JSON
7 1 (1.39%) LINQ
7 1 (1.39%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.39%) WCF
7 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.78%) CESG
4 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.78%) Social Media
4 2 (2.78%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Android
1 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
2 2 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.89%) CRM
2 9 (12.50%) Migration
3 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.72%) Information Security
5 6 (8.33%) ERP
5 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.94%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
6 5 (6.94%) Use Case
6 5 (6.94%) Workflow
7 4 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 4 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.56%) ETL
7 4 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (5.56%) SIEM
7 4 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.56%) Web Development
8 3 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.17%) System Testing
8 3 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) Apex Code
1 7 (9.72%) Java
2 6 (8.33%) ABAP
3 5 (6.94%) SAPscript
3 5 (6.94%) SQL
4 4 (5.56%) SOQL
4 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.78%) C
6 2 (2.78%) C#
6 2 (2.78%) Embedded C
6 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) C++
7 1 (1.39%) Magik
7 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) CISA
1 3 (4.17%) CISM
1 3 (4.17%) CISSP
1 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.39%) CLAS
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
3 1 (1.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.39%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) XenApp
2 2 (2.78%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.39%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) SAP
2 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle
5 4 (5.56%) Siebel
6 2 (2.78%) Citrix
6 2 (2.78%) Nokia
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco
7 1 (1.39%) EMC
7 1 (1.39%) Google
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) IBM
7 1 (1.39%) NetApp
7 1 (1.39%) OutlookSoft
7 1 (1.39%) Sophos
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