The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 31 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 48 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.65% 5.50% 5.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 5.85% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 32 21
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£450 £390 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -9.09%
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
798 786 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.88% 94.02% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 459 310
Average daily rate £375 £350 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 84 57
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.10 £50.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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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 2 September 2015.

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

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Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 28 £450 +19.20% 12
Huntingdon - 5 £413 - 1
Peterborough -1 3 £380 +32.17%
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 32 (37.21%) SAP
2 21 (24.42%) Microsoft
3 16 (18.60%) Finance
4 10 (11.63%) SAP MRS
4 10 (11.63%) Office 365
5 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
5 9 (10.47%) ITIL
6 8 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
7 7 (8.14%) CRM
7 7 (8.14%) SAP CS
7 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (8.14%) Hyper-V
8 6 (6.98%) Lync
8 6 (6.98%) ERP
8 6 (6.98%) Linux
8 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
9 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.81%) Project Management
9 5 (5.81%) MCSE
9 5 (5.81%) .NET
9 5 (5.81%) C#
9 5 (5.81%) Windows
9 5 (5.81%) Retail
9 5 (5.81%) Service Management
9 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.81%) Debian
9 5 (5.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (6.98%) Lync
4 5 (5.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (4.65%) SAP Portal
6 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.49%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.33%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (11.63%) SAP MRS
2 7 (8.14%) SAP CS
3 4 (4.65%) SAP CRM
3 4 (4.65%) Tridion
4 3 (3.49%) SAP HR
4 3 (3.49%) SAP Payroll
4 3 (3.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (3.49%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (2.33%) SAP BPC
5 2 (2.33%) SAP EWM
5 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.16%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.16%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.16%) Agresso
6 1 (1.16%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (1.16%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.16%) SAP HCM
6 1 (1.16%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.63%) Office 365
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (1.16%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) DNS
2 2 (2.33%) Wireless
2 2 (2.33%) Network Security
2 2 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (1.16%) SAN
3 1 (1.16%) Intranet
3 1 (1.16%) LDAP
3 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.33%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.16%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.16%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.16%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 16 (18.60%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) .NET
2 4 (4.65%) XML
3 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.49%) WCF
4 1 (1.16%) HTML
4 1 (1.16%) ADSI
4 1 (1.16%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.33%) Tandem
3 1 (1.16%) HP Storage
3 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Debian
2 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.47%) ITIL
2 7 (8.14%) CRM
3 6 (6.98%) ERP
4 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (5.81%) Project Management
4 5 (5.81%) Service Management
4 5 (5.81%) Time Management
5 3 (3.49%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (3.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (3.49%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (3.49%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (3.49%) Migration
6 2 (2.33%) Workflow
6 2 (2.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (2.33%) Logistics
6 2 (2.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (2.33%) Web Development
7 1 (1.16%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.81%) C#
2 3 (3.49%) SQL
3 1 (1.16%) VBScript
3 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) MCSE
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (5.81%) MCITP
2 3 (3.49%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) HP ASE
3 2 (2.33%) HP MASE
3 2 (2.33%) CCSE
3 2 (2.33%) JNCIP
3 2 (2.33%) JNCIE
3 2 (2.33%) CCIE
3 2 (2.33%) CCSP
3 2 (2.33%) CCNP
3 2 (2.33%) CCDP
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) XenApp
3 1 (1.16%) XenServer
3 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) SCOM
2 1 (1.16%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.16%) Nagios
2 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (37.21%) SAP
2 21 (24.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.49%) HP
4 3 (3.49%) Citrix
5 2 (2.33%) Juniper
5 2 (2.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.33%) Cisco
5 2 (2.33%) IBM
5 2 (2.33%) F5
5 2 (2.33%) Fortinet
5 2 (2.33%) LANDesk
5 2 (2.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.16%) Kaseya
6 1 (1.16%) VMware
6 1 (1.16%) OutlookSoft
6 1 (1.16%) Google
6 1 (1.16%) Brocade
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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