The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Peterborough region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 20 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.04% 5.17% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.17% 5.36% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Average daily rate
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£369 £373 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +16.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £346 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £563 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
116 168 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.48% 96.55% 97.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 61 58
Average daily rate £310 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.48% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £463 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 24
Average hourly rate £20.75 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.70% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Consultant
Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Sage
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Line 500
4 2 (13.33%) Local Government
4 2 (13.33%) DOC1
4 2 (13.33%) General Ledger
4 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (13.33%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (13.33%) ResourceLink
4 2 (13.33%) Data Conversion
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (13.33%) R
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle AGIS

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) DOC1
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Line 500
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle AGIS
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) ResourceLink
3 1 (6.67%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) General Ledger
2 2 (13.33%) Local Government
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Conversion
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Cash Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) PLM
4 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) R
3 1 (6.67%) Korn
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) XenApp
1 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Novell Identity Manager
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
1 3 (20.00%) Sage
2 1 (6.67%) Mercator
2 1 (6.67%) NetIQ
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Dell
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Novell
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