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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 25 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 41 48 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.70% 6.54% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.96% 6.79% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 16
Median daily rate £448 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £388 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £595 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £445 £415
% change year-on-year
- +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
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
589 707 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.24% 96.32% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 358 319
Median daily rate £413 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 79 70
Median hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -13 17 £450 -7.69% 12
Huntingdon 0 7 £485 +49.23%
Peterborough +9 3 £246 -28.41%
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 18 (30.00%) SAP
2 13 (21.67%) Migration
3 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (13.33%) ERP
4 8 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (11.67%) Apex Code
5 7 (11.67%) Visualforce
5 7 (11.67%) Web Services
5 7 (11.67%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.00%) SQL
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle
6 6 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.33%) Use Case
7 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (8.33%) CRM
7 5 (8.33%) ABAP
7 5 (8.33%) ETL
7 5 (8.33%) SAPscript
7 5 (8.33%) SAP Smart Forms
7 5 (8.33%) BAPI
7 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.33%) Workflow
7 5 (8.33%) Finance
7 5 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (6.67%) SAP ALE
8 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (6.67%) 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 (6.67%) CMS
1 4 (6.67%) NetWeaver
2 3 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.33%) nginx
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.67%) Smallworld
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (6.67%) SAP BPC
3 3 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (5.00%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (3.33%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.67%) HFM
5 1 (1.67%) Infor M3
5 1 (1.67%) ResourceLink
5 1 (1.67%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.67%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.67%) Force.com
1 4 (6.67%) Heroku
2 3 (5.00%) Office 365
3 2 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Firewall
1 3 (5.00%) Network Security
1 3 (5.00%) Wireless
2 2 (3.33%) 2G
2 2 (3.33%) 3G
2 2 (3.33%) 4G
2 2 (3.33%) Broadband
2 2 (3.33%) GPRS
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) LTE
2 2 (3.33%) MPLS
2 2 (3.33%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (3.33%) UMTS
3 1 (1.67%) BGP
3 1 (1.67%) DMVPN
3 1 (1.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.67%) OSPF
3 1 (1.67%) SAN
3 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.00%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.67%) GIS
5 1 (1.67%) QlikView
5 1 (1.67%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) Gerrit
2 2 (3.33%) Hudson
3 1 (1.67%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.67%) ClearQuest
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) Visualforce
1 7 (11.67%) Web Services
2 5 (8.33%) BAPI
2 5 (8.33%) SAP Smart Forms
3 4 (6.67%) COM
3 4 (6.67%) RESTful
3 4 (6.67%) SAP ALE
3 4 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (3.33%) .NET
4 2 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (3.33%) OpenJDK
4 2 (3.33%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.67%) CSS
5 1 (1.67%) HTML
5 1 (1.67%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.67%) PKI
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
3 1 (1.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Android
1 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Migration
2 8 (13.33%) ERP
3 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 5 (8.33%) CRM
5 5 (8.33%) ETL
5 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.33%) Use Case
5 5 (8.33%) Workflow
6 4 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (5.00%) Presales
7 3 (5.00%) SAP Security
7 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) Apex Code
1 7 (11.67%) Java
2 6 (10.00%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) ABAP
3 5 (8.33%) SAPscript
4 4 (6.67%) SOQL
4 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.33%) C
6 2 (3.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) Magik
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) CCIE
1 1 (1.67%) CCNA
1 1 (1.67%) CCNP
1 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) XenApp
2 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) SAP
2 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (10.00%) Oracle
5 4 (6.67%) Siebel
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco
7 2 (3.33%) Citrix
7 2 (3.33%) Nokia
8 1 (1.67%) Cognos
8 1 (1.67%) EMC
8 1 (1.67%) F5
8 1 (1.67%) Google
8 1 (1.67%) HP
8 1 (1.67%) Infor
8 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.67%) NetApp
8 1 (1.67%) Northgate
8 1 (1.67%) OutlookSoft
8 1 (1.67%) Sage
8 1 (1.67%) Sophos
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