The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 28 33 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 21 26 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.64% 4.95% 12.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% 5.12% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 16
Average daily rate £455 £413 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.30% -7.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £250 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £526 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £24.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -8.33%
Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
424 508 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.60% 96.76% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 305 134
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 32
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +166.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.62 £45.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheltenham +5 8 £480 +16.36% 9
Gloucester +5 1 £460 +84.00%
Filton - 1 - -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 30 (53.57%) Security Cleared
2 24 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 21 (37.50%) Oracle
4 15 (26.79%) SQL
4 15 (26.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (23.21%) Information Assurance
5 13 (23.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 12 (21.43%) CLAS
7 11 (19.64%) CISSP
8 10 (17.86%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (17.86%) Finance
9 8 (14.29%) Degree
10 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 6 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
11 6 (10.71%) Workflow
11 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
11 6 (10.71%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (10.71%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (10.71%) Oracle Receivables
11 6 (10.71%) Oracle General Ledger
12 5 (8.93%) Translating Business Requirements
12 5 (8.93%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
12 5 (8.93%) Information Management
12 5 (8.93%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (8.93%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (8.93%) CRM
12 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
12 5 (8.93%) Informatica
12 5 (8.93%) webMethods

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (8.93%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) CMS
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle CRM
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (3.57%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle SCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.79%) DB2
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.79%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) .NET
1 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (1.79%) Mason
2 1 (1.79%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Information Assurance
2 6 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
2 6 (10.71%) Workflow
3 5 (8.93%) CRM
3 5 (8.93%) Information Management
3 5 (8.93%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (5.36%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.57%) ERP
5 2 (3.57%) Information Architecture
5 2 (3.57%) Information Security
5 2 (3.57%) Information Security Management
5 2 (3.57%) ISMS
5 2 (3.57%) Migration
5 2 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (3.57%) Security Management
6 1 (1.79%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (1.79%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.36%) C
4 2 (3.57%) Java
4 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.79%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 30 (53.57%) Security Cleared
2 24 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 12 (21.43%) CLAS
4 11 (19.64%) CISSP
5 8 (14.29%) Degree
6 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 5 (8.93%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (3.57%) MBA
9 1 (1.79%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (23.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.79%) XenApp
1 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) Informatica
2 5 (8.93%) webMethods
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) CA
4 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) IBM
5 1 (1.79%) Lumension
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Teradata
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