The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 31 43
Rank change year-on-year -28 +12  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 13 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.07% 5.78% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 5.95% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 27
Median daily rate £488 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.48% -19.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £325 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £483 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 606 571 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.65% 97.11% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 405 492
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 45
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -9.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £32.00 £39.00
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 Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Oxfordshire 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
Oxford -1 5 £488 +11.42% 3
Abingdon - 1 £500 - 1
Kidlington - 1 £450 -
Thame - 1 £400 -
Consultant
South East

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

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 Oxfordshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (34.29%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle
3 8 (22.86%) Finance
4 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.14%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (14.29%) Apex Code
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (14.29%) Java
6 5 (14.29%) Windows
6 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.43%) Degree
7 4 (11.43%) Spring
7 4 (11.43%) Maven
7 4 (11.43%) ERP
7 4 (11.43%) SAP
7 4 (11.43%) ETL
7 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
7 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
7 4 (11.43%) Order to Cash
8 3 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle TCA
8 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.57%) BPMN
8 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (8.57%) Mockito
8 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
8 3 (8.57%) GitHub

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (8.57%) JBoss
1 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
1 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
3 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle TCA
3 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (2.86%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.86%) SAP EWM
4 1 (2.86%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.86%) SAP GRC
4 1 (2.86%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (2.86%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.86%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.86%) SAP WM
4 1 (2.86%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) GitHub
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) BGP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) Intranet
3 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
1 4 (11.43%) Maven
2 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.57%) JUnit
2 3 (8.57%) Mockito
3 2 (5.71%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.86%) Babel
4 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) Gradle
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.86%) webpack
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Spring
2 3 (8.57%) Java EE
3 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.86%) BAPI
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) Mason
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
4 1 (2.86%) REST
4 1 (2.86%) SAP ALE
4 1 (2.86%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (2.86%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Robotics
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Migration
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
4 4 (11.43%) ERP
4 4 (11.43%) ETL
4 4 (11.43%) Order to Cash
5 3 (8.57%) BPEL
5 3 (8.57%) BPMN
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps
5 3 (8.57%) Pair Programming
5 3 (8.57%) Scrum
5 3 (8.57%) TDD
5 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Network Design
6 2 (5.71%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) Apex Code
2 5 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) ABAP
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) C++
3 1 (2.86%) ES6
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.71%) PMO
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCOM
2 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (11.43%) SAP
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) NetApp
5 2 (5.71%) Talend
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) hybris
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.86%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.86%) Workday
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