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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 16 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.06% 2.78% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 2.88% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £275 £380 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.63% +3.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 £54.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.27% +111.76%
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
91 104 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 92.86% 96.30% 97.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 51 56
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £200 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 28
Median hourly rate £14.25 £12.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -42.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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
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 29 July 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 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
1 2 (33.33%) Social Media
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) W3C
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 2 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP