The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 41 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 17 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.09% 4.25% 4.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 4.47% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 22
Median daily rate £500 £433 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.60% +2.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £395 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.19 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £46.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+14.13% +85.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
537 492 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.46% 94.98% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 381 387
Median daily rate £425 £388 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £149 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 42
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -24.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £55.00 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 8 £475 +9.82% 2
Banbury - 1 £388 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 15 (30.00%) Migration
3 13 (26.00%) SQL
4 12 (24.00%) Oracle
4 12 (24.00%) Data Analysis
5 11 (22.00%) ERP
5 11 (22.00%) Data Migration
6 10 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (18.00%) Degree
7 9 (18.00%) SAP
8 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
8 8 (16.00%) Order to Cash
8 8 (16.00%) Oracle TCA
9 7 (14.00%) Oracle Receivables
9 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (14.00%) MS Office
10 6 (12.00%) Java
11 5 (10.00%) Windows
11 5 (10.00%) CRM
11 5 (10.00%) Apex Code
11 5 (10.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
12 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
12 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
12 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (8.00%) ETL
12 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
13 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.00%) Drupal
2 1 (2.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle TCA
3 7 (14.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (10.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (4.00%) SAP PP
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (2.00%) SAP CS
6 1 (2.00%) SAP ERP
6 1 (2.00%) SAP EWM
6 1 (2.00%) SAP MDM
6 1 (2.00%) SAP MM
6 1 (2.00%) SAP PP-PI
6 1 (2.00%) SAP SD
6 1 (2.00%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
3 1 (2.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) LDAP
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) VLAN
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) OLAP
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.00%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) Power BI
4 1 (2.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) French Language
3 1 (2.00%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
1 2 (4.00%) CSS
1 2 (4.00%) Mason
1 2 (4.00%) SAP ALE
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.00%) JSON
2 1 (2.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.00%) OAuth
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (2.00%) React Native
2 1 (2.00%) REST
2 1 (2.00%) RESTful
2 1 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.00%) Spring
2 1 (2.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (2.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (2.00%) BYOD
2 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.00%) PKI
2 1 (2.00%) Social Network
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Migration
2 12 (24.00%) Data Analysis
3 11 (22.00%) Data Migration
3 11 (22.00%) ERP
4 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (16.00%) Order to Cash
5 5 (10.00%) CRM
6 4 (8.00%) ETL
7 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.00%) Data Governance
7 3 (6.00%) Logistics
8 2 (4.00%) Analytics
8 2 (4.00%) Business Analytics
8 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.00%) Data Management
8 2 (4.00%) Scrum
8 2 (4.00%) SDLC
8 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) Java
3 5 (10.00%) Apex Code
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) ABAP
5 2 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (2.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.00%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle
2 9 (18.00%) SAP
3 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.00%) F5
6 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.00%) Talend
6 1 (2.00%) Workday
6 1 (2.00%) Xamarin