The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucester region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 15 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.00% 1.85% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.59% 1.98% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Median daily rate £438 £493 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.16% +97.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £56.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-16.44% +127.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91 101 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 91.00% 93.52% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 67 101
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Gloucester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Teradata
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (22.22%) Basel II
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) Primavera
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) DB2
6 1 (11.11%) OLAP
6 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
6 1 (11.11%) IIS
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) PHP

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) Captiva
1 1 (11.11%) Documentum
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (11.11%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Basel II
1 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Teradata
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy