The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs requiring an IT Consultant 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £350 £381
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 £9.03
% change year-on-year
- +121.48%
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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
508 477 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.21% 97.55% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 276 248
Average daily rate £350 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 35 60
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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

IT Consultant
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics