The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had IT Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank - - 45
Contract jobs requiring an IT Consultant 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £420 £355
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +18.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +40.35%
IT 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
567 743 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.59% 96.37% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 468 279
Median daily rate £350 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £220 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 57 42
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

IT Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IT Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

IT Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IT Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire