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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 17 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.45% 5.99% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 6.06% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Average daily rate £209 £438 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £24.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -
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
82 165 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 94.25% 98.80% 97.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 111 63
Average daily rate £325 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £104 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 11
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £21.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (63.64%) MDX
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (27.27%) OLAP
3 3 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Sage
5 1 (9.09%) SEO
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (9.09%) Google
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (9.09%) LANDesk

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) OLAP
3 3 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
1 1 (9.09%) ERP
1 1 (9.09%) ETL
1 1 (9.09%) Migration
1 1 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
2 1 (9.09%) Sage
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 16 days ago