Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Abingdon during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Consultant
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - 6
Rank change year-on-year - +6 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 2.33% - 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% - 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Abingdon median daily rate £550 - £375
10th Percentile £525 - £333
90th Percentile £575 - £498
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £444 £450
% change year-on-year +1.41% -1.39% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Abingdon median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £27.50 £27.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Abingdon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Abingdon
Contract vacancies in Abingdon with a recognized job title 42 41 20
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.67% 91.11% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 12
Abingdon median daily rate £344 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.61% +14.29% -1.56%
10th Percentile £139 £260 £313
90th Percentile £481 £575 £436
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
Abingdon median hourly rate £23.00 £21.58 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.60% +39.19% +29.17%
10th Percentile £12.78 £17.65 £12.45
90th Percentile £92.50 £35.07 £16.55
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.53% +6.25% +4.92%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Abingdon

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Consultant in Abingdon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Abingdon

Consultant Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Abingdon region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SAP