The table below looks at the statistics for the Payroll Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Payroll Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Payroll Consultant
Rank 532 538 498
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Payroll Consultant 51 15 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.100% 0.031% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.034% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 18
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £298 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £529 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Payroll Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Payroll Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Payroll Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Payroll Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Payroll Consultant within the UK.

Payroll Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Payroll Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Payroll Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Payroll Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Payroll Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Payroll Consultant within the UK.

Payroll Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Payroll Consultant
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Payroll Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +10 41 £475 +8.57% 6
North West +2 14 £488 - 2
London +3 10 £488 +2.63% 1
South East -3 4 £450 +9.09% 2
South West -16 2 - -
Hampshire -21 2 £438 +25.00% 1
Lancashire - 2 £500 - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
City of London - - - -
Preston - - - -
Taunton - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Chorley - - - -

Payroll Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Payroll 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 Payroll Consultant in their job title.

1 60 (51.72%) Oracle
2 43 (37.07%) Oracle EBS R12
3 36 (31.03%) SAP
4 30 (25.86%) SAP Payroll
5 28 (24.14%) SAP HR
6 27 (23.28%) Oracle Payroll
7 25 (21.55%) Finance
8 24 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
9 19 (16.38%) Security Cleared
10 17 (14.66%) SQL
11 15 (12.93%) CRM
11 15 (12.93%) Oracle BI EE
11 15 (12.93%) Local Government
11 15 (12.93%) SC Cleared
12 12 (10.34%) PeopleSoft
13 11 (9.48%) Oracle iRecruitment
14 9 (7.76%) Migration
14 9 (7.76%) Data Migration
15 8 (6.90%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 8 (6.90%) Oracle HRMS
16 7 (6.03%) Workflow
16 7 (6.03%) Oracle Workflow
16 7 (6.03%) PL/SQL
16 7 (6.03%) Project Management
17 6 (5.17%) Agresso
17 6 (5.17%) Change Management
17 6 (5.17%) E-business
17 6 (5.17%) Advertising
18 5 (4.31%) Data Analysis
18 5 (4.31%) GAP Analysis

Payroll Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Payroll 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 Payroll Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.03%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 43 (37.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 30 (25.86%) SAP Payroll
3 28 (24.14%) SAP HR
4 27 (23.28%) Oracle Payroll
5 24 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
6 11 (9.48%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 8 (6.90%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 8 (6.90%) Oracle HRMS
8 6 (5.17%) Agresso
9 4 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (2.59%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (1.72%) Oracle TCA
12 1 (0.86%) PeopleSoft HRMS
12 1 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
12 1 (0.86%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.93%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (21.55%) Finance
2 15 (12.93%) Local Government
3 6 (5.17%) Advertising
4 2 (1.72%) French Language
4 2 (1.72%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Norwegian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) XML
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.72%) SCORM
2 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (12.93%) CRM
2 9 (7.76%) Migration
2 9 (7.76%) Data Migration
3 7 (6.03%) Workflow
3 7 (6.03%) Project Management
4 6 (5.17%) Change Management
4 6 (5.17%) E-business
5 5 (4.31%) Data Analysis
5 5 (4.31%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (4.31%) Use Case
5 5 (4.31%) Test Scripting
6 4 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (3.45%) ERP
6 4 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.59%) Business Development
8 2 (1.72%) Unit Testing
8 2 (1.72%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (1.72%) Test Planning
8 2 (1.72%) Change Control
8 2 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.66%) SQL
2 7 (6.03%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (16.38%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.93%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 60 (51.72%) Oracle
2 36 (31.03%) SAP
3 12 (10.34%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.86%) Sage