The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 13 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 8 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.48% 5.81% 8.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.70% 5.92% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Median daily rate £531 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +41.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £36.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+24.65% -12.04%
Consultant
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92 152 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 85.98% 98.06% 90.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 101 47
Median daily rate £325 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £328 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 17
Median hourly rate £12.25 £42.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.17% +54.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cheltenham region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle CRM
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle SCM
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle ASCP
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 3 (21.43%) ERP
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) webMethods
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) ISMS
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (7.14%) Demantra
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle ASCP
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle SCM
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Demantra
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
1 2 (14.29%) REST
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) ISMS
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) webMethods
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
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