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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 20 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.41% 6.61% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.51% 6.72% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 10
Median daily rate £406 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £425 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £425 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +52.72%
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
133 119 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.79% 98.35% 98.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 73 130
Median daily rate £300 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £140 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 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 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 (22.22%) SLA
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Pacemaker
2 1 (11.11%) Linux-HA
2 1 (11.11%) Shopify
2 1 (11.11%) Sage 50
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Retail
2 1 (11.11%) SAP ALE
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 50
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP MM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SAP ALE
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
1 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Linux-HA
1 1 (11.11%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Juniper
1 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) SAP