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 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 38 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 23 21 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.73% 3.86% 5.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 4.01% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 28
Median daily rate £525 £433 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.38% +5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £505 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £60.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +140.00%

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
603 524 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.89% 96.32% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 402 390
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 22 52
Median hourly rate £14.93 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.93% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £31.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +3 11 £500 +11.11% 1
Banbury - 1 £300 -
Thame - 1 - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (31.37%) Finance
1 16 (31.37%) Migration
2 15 (29.41%) Oracle
3 12 (23.53%) SQL
4 11 (21.57%) ERP
5 10 (19.61%) Data Analysis
5 10 (19.61%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (17.65%) Data Migration
6 9 (17.65%) SAP
6 9 (17.65%) Degree
7 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
7 8 (15.69%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (15.69%) Apex Code
7 8 (15.69%) Oracle TCA
7 8 (15.69%) Order to Cash
8 7 (13.73%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (13.73%) MS Office
8 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
9 6 (11.76%) ETL
9 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.80%) Java
11 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
11 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
11 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.88%) Scrum
12 3 (5.88%) Logistics
12 3 (5.88%) Windows

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 (3.92%) Apache
1 2 (3.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.96%) Drupal
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.96%) JBoss
2 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) nginx
2 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.73%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle TCA
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (5.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (3.92%) SAP PP
5 2 (3.92%) SAP WM
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.96%) SAP CS
6 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.96%) SAP EWM
6 1 (1.96%) SAP MDG
6 1 (1.96%) SAP MDM
6 1 (1.96%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.96%) SAP PP-PI
6 1 (1.96%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
2 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.96%) IaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) DHCP
1 1 (1.96%) DNS
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
1 1 (1.96%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.96%) LDAP
1 1 (1.96%) SAN
1 1 (1.96%) SSL
1 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.96%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) OLAP
4 1 (1.96%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) Babel
3 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Gradle
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) JUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Mockito
3 1 (1.96%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.96%) webpack
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Publishing
3 1 (1.96%) French Language
3 1 (1.96%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) CSS
1 3 (5.88%) Spring
2 2 (3.92%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.92%) Node.js
2 2 (3.92%) SAP ALE
2 2 (3.92%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (3.92%) Visualforce
3 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.96%) HTML5
3 1 (1.96%) Java EE
3 1 (1.96%) Mason
3 1 (1.96%) OAuth
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (1.96%) React Native
3 1 (1.96%) REST
3 1 (1.96%) RESTful
3 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.96%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) BYOD
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) PKI
3 1 (1.96%) Social Network
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
2 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Migration
2 11 (21.57%) ERP
3 10 (19.61%) Data Analysis
4 9 (17.65%) Data Migration
5 8 (15.69%) Order to Cash
6 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
7 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.76%) ETL
8 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.88%) CRM
9 3 (5.88%) Logistics
9 3 (5.88%) Scrum
10 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.92%) Data Governance
10 2 (3.92%) Data Management
10 2 (3.92%) OO
10 2 (3.92%) SDLC
10 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) Apex Code
3 5 (9.80%) Java
4 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) ABAP
5 2 (3.92%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) ES6
6 1 (1.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) MCSE
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
1 2 (3.92%) SCOM
2 1 (1.96%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) SAP
3 8 (15.69%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) Talend
6 2 (3.92%) VMware
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) Google
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) NetApp
7 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.96%) Workday
7 1 (1.96%) Xamarin