The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 47 33 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 11 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.19% 4.93% 7.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 5.01% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 11
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £306 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £439 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +55.55%
Consultant
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
340 359 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 98.55% 98.36% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 292 122
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 23
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% -8.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Oxford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) W3C
4 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
4 2 (15.38%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (15.38%) Office 365
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) SaaS
4 2 (15.38%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (15.38%) Axure RP
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) IaaS
5 1 (7.69%) Learning Management System
5 1 (7.69%) vRealize
5 1 (7.69%) BitLocker
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) WAN

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) SaaS
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
1 2 (15.38%) W3C
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
2 1 (7.69%) Learning Management System
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) F5
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
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