The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Business Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 103 119 123
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £450 £320 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -4.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Business Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1823 2318 2496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.77% 92.09% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 1213 1296
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 147 62
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.98 £47.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Business Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Business Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wokingham - 4 £450 -
Reading +10 1 - - 1
Business Consultant
South East

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Business 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 Berkshire region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) MS Project
2 6 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 5 (23.81%) Coaching
3 5 (23.81%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Process Management
4 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (19.05%) Broadband
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) SAP
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Local Government
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
6 2 (9.52%) .NET
6 2 (9.52%) XML
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) UML

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Project
2 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.76%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Local Government
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 5 (23.81%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (23.81%) Coaching
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Process Management
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Informatica
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle