The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 36 38 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 22 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.10% 3.88% 5.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 4.13% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 19
Average daily rate £415 £410 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £24.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -
Consultant
South East

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
509 605 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.96% 93.94% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 374 192
Average daily rate £388 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 51 54
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 10 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Oxford -2 10 £450 +5.88% 9
Wallingford - 2 - -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 40 (49.38%) Oracle
2 28 (34.57%) Siebel
3 27 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (23.46%) CRM
5 15 (18.52%) SQL
6 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (11.11%) Publishing
9 8 (9.88%) CISSP
9 8 (9.88%) ETL
9 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
10 7 (8.64%) PHP
10 7 (8.64%) SEO
10 7 (8.64%) Google
10 7 (8.64%) Pay per click
10 7 (8.64%) Marketing
10 7 (8.64%) Web Development
10 7 (8.64%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (8.64%) Network Security
10 7 (8.64%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (8.64%) Node.js
10 7 (8.64%) Adobe Analytics
10 7 (8.64%) Open Source
10 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database
10 7 (8.64%) Sass
10 7 (8.64%) LESS
11 6 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (7.41%) Finance

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (8.64%) Node.js
2 5 (6.17%) IIS
3 2 (2.47%) CMS
3 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle ASCP
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (2.47%) SAP WM
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.94%) Office 365
3 2 (2.47%) IaaS
3 2 (2.47%) PaaS
4 1 (1.23%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) Network Security
2 5 (6.17%) WAN
3 4 (4.94%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (4.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (4.94%) Firewall
3 4 (4.94%) NX-OS
3 4 (4.94%) VPN
4 3 (3.70%) SSL
5 2 (2.47%) DHCP
5 2 (2.47%) DNS
5 2 (2.47%) LAN
6 1 (1.23%) DMVPN
6 1 (1.23%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.23%) OSPF
6 1 (1.23%) SAN
6 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.23%) OLAP
7 1 (1.23%) Power BI
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (11.11%) Publishing
2 7 (8.64%) Marketing
3 6 (7.41%) Finance
4 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.47%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) LESS
1 7 (8.64%) Sass
2 3 (3.70%) .NET
3 2 (2.47%) HTML
3 2 (2.47%) Web Services
3 2 (2.47%) XML
4 1 (1.23%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
1 4 (4.94%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) BBC
2 2 (2.47%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.23%) CESG
3 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Windows
1 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) CRM
2 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (9.88%) ETL
5 7 (8.64%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
5 7 (8.64%) Open Source
5 7 (8.64%) Pay per click
5 7 (8.64%) SEO
5 7 (8.64%) Web Development
6 6 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (6.17%) Information Security
8 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.94%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.94%) Data Architecture
8 4 (4.94%) ITIL
8 4 (4.94%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (4.94%) Project Management
9 3 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.52%) SQL
2 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.64%) PHP
3 5 (6.17%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.70%) C#
4 3 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) CISSP
2 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) CISA
4 3 (3.70%) CCDP
4 3 (3.70%) CCNA
4 3 (3.70%) CCNP
4 3 (3.70%) CCSA
4 3 (3.70%) CCSE
4 3 (3.70%) CCSP
4 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.23%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.94%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.70%) HIPAA
2 3 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.70%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.23%) Firmware
2 1 (1.23%) XenApp
2 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Vendors
1 40 (49.38%) Oracle
2 28 (34.57%) Siebel
3 27 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (8.64%) Google
5 5 (6.17%) Adobe
6 4 (4.94%) Cisco
6 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.70%) F5
7 3 (3.70%) Fortinet
7 3 (3.70%) Intel Security
7 3 (3.70%) Juniper
7 3 (3.70%) Nokia
7 3 (3.70%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.70%) Tableau
7 3 (3.70%) TippingPoint
7 3 (3.70%) Tufin
8 2 (2.47%) Informatica
8 2 (2.47%) SAP
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