The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 38 48
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 21 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.75% 3.43% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.84% 3.55% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 22
Median daily rate £475 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +38.88%  

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 547 479 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.68% 96.57% 95.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 368 404
Median daily rate £375 £348 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.91% -7.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 62
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.30 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 28 March 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 +2 11 £475 -
Banbury +5 2 £300 +20.00%
Thame - 1 - -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 15 (31.25%) Oracle
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
1 15 (31.25%) Migration
2 12 (25.00%) SQL
3 10 (20.83%) ERP
3 10 (20.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 9 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 8 (16.67%) Degree
5 8 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (16.67%) Apex Code
5 8 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 8 (16.67%) Oracle TCA
5 8 (16.67%) Order to Cash
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (14.58%) MS Office
6 7 (14.58%) SAP
7 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.42%) Java
8 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.42%) ETL
8 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.33%) CRM
9 4 (8.33%) Windows
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (6.25%) Linux
10 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
10 3 (6.25%) Unix
10 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence

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 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) Drupal
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.08%) JBoss
2 1 (2.08%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.08%) nginx
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.58%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle TCA
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (6.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (4.17%) SAP PP
5 2 (4.17%) SAP WM
6 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (2.08%) SAP CS
6 1 (2.08%) SAP EWM
6 1 (2.08%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (2.08%) SAP MM
6 1 (2.08%) SAP PP-PI
6 1 (2.08%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) SAN
2 2 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (2.08%) BGP
3 1 (2.08%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.08%) Network Security
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) VoIP
3 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) Babel
3 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Gradle
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) JUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Mockito
3 1 (2.08%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.08%) webpack
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) French Language
2 1 (2.08%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Publishing
2 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
1 2 (4.17%) Spring
1 2 (4.17%) Visualforce
2 1 (2.08%) BAPI
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) HTML5
2 1 (2.08%) Java EE
2 1 (2.08%) Mason
2 1 (2.08%) Node.js
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (2.08%) REST
2 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.08%) SAP ALE
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Migration
2 10 (20.83%) ERP
3 9 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 8 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 8 (16.67%) Order to Cash
5 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.42%) ETL
6 4 (8.33%) CRM
7 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.17%) ITIL
8 2 (4.17%) Logistics
8 2 (4.17%) Network Design
8 2 (4.17%) Storage Virtualisation
8 2 (4.17%) TDD
9 1 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) Apex Code
3 5 (10.42%) Java
4 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) ABAP
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) ES6
5 1 (2.08%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) MCSE
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.17%) PMO
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) XenApp
2 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (14.58%) SAP
4 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.25%) Talend
6 2 (4.17%) HP
6 2 (4.17%) NetApp
6 2 (4.17%) VMware
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) Google
7 1 (2.08%) hybris
7 1 (2.08%) Juniper
7 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.08%) Workday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £13.89 per hour
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago