The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £383 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 25 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 27 34
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 27 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.67% 5.16% 5.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 5.48% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 25
Median daily rate £383 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £425 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £540 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £175.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +191.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £49.95 £42.00
% change year-on-year +6.10% +18.92%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 534 547 752
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.39% 94.15% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 313 440
Median daily rate £340 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £155 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 30 87
Median hourly rate £18.96 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.82% +94.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.02 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.50 £41.30
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Huntingdon -2 9 £280 -37.07%
Cambridge -11 8 £425 -5.55% 9
Peterborough +3 3 £365 - 1
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) SAP
3 8 (18.60%) Migration
4 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
4 7 (16.28%) Windows
4 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.63%) HTML
6 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
7 4 (9.30%) VMware
7 4 (9.30%) ERP
7 4 (9.30%) CRM
7 4 (9.30%) Linux
7 4 (9.30%) CSS
7 4 (9.30%) .NET
7 4 (9.30%) Cisco
7 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (9.30%) Finance
7 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
7 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (6.98%) Office 365
8 3 (6.98%) CentOS
8 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.98%) PMO
8 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.98%) J2EE
8 3 (6.98%) Oracle
8 3 (6.98%) Java
8 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.65%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.98%) SAP PM
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (2.33%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.33%) SAP BPC
3 1 (2.33%) SAP HCM
3 1 (2.33%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (2.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.98%) Office 365
3 2 (4.65%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.33%) GitHub
4 1 (2.33%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.33%) PaaS
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
1 1 (2.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.33%) Power BI
4 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Lombardi
1 2 (4.65%) MorphX
1 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) HTML
2 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) CSS
3 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.98%) J2EE
3 3 (6.98%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) JSP
4 2 (4.65%) SAPUI5
4 2 (4.65%) Servlets
4 2 (4.65%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.33%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.33%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (2.33%) SAP PI
5 1 (2.33%) Spring
5 1 (2.33%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) CentOS
3 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Unix
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Migration
2 4 (9.30%) CRM
2 4 (9.30%) ERP
3 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (6.98%) Workflow
4 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.65%) Functional Testing
4 2 (4.65%) Process Management
4 2 (4.65%) Project Management
4 2 (4.65%) SDLC
4 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.65%) Test Planning
4 2 (4.65%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (2.33%) Change Control
5 1 (2.33%) Coaching
5 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.33%) SIEM
5 1 (2.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.98%) ABAP
2 3 (6.98%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) Tcl
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) MCITP
2 2 (4.65%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Certification
3 1 (2.33%) OCPJP
3 1 (2.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) PMO
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) Firmware
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Nessus
1 1 (2.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) SAP
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
5 2 (4.65%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.33%) Adobe
6 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.33%) Nintex
6 1 (2.33%) Qualys
6 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.33%) Sun
6 1 (2.33%) Tableau
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