The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 20 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 5 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.00% 5.39% 4.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.10% 5.68% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Average daily rate
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£319 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.14% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £361 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £563 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -18.36%
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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
122 229 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.60% 95.02% 96.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 79 47
Average daily rate £310 £375 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +10.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £500 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Cash Management
3 2 (15.38%) R
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle AGIS
3 2 (15.38%) ResourceLink
3 2 (15.38%) Line 500
3 2 (15.38%) Data Conversion
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (15.38%) Local Government
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (15.38%) Sage
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
3 2 (15.38%) DOC1
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Legal

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle AGIS
1 2 (15.38%) ResourceLink
1 2 (15.38%) Line 500
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.69%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Local Government
2 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Cash Management
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) R
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Korn
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Sage
3 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
3 1 (7.69%) Novell
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