The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Abingdon during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 - 8
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 3.70% - 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £49.95 £50.75
% change year-on-year +6.10% -1.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Abingdon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Abingdon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 27 13 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Abingdon 100.00% 92.86% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 11
Median daily rate £350 £218 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.91% -45.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £113 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Abingdon that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 June 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation