Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Consultant was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 21 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.

Technical Consultant
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 82 72
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.14% 0.14% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Oxford median daily rate £350 - £350
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £376 £350
% change year-on-year -0.33% +7.50% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxford median hourly rate - £27.50 -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £27.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Contract vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 711 700 655
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 98.59% 97.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 532 518
Oxford median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £185 £213
90th Percentile £584 £538 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 38
Oxford median hourly rate £17.89 £14.44 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.88% -23.00% +33.93%
10th Percentile £11.87 £10.45 £8.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £38.40 £55.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.53% +6.25% +4.92%

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Oxford

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Consultant in Oxford

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Technical 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 Oxford region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com