The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Peterborough region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 15 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.26% 1.59% 6.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 1.64% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £246 £344 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.41% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £309 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £379 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £445 £415
% change year-on-year
- +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
Consultant
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90 122 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.83% 96.83% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 65 56
Median daily rate £325 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £104 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 20
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.40 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £21.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

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 6 May 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Peterborough region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ETL

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) SEO
1 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (25.00%) SAP