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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
South East / Berkshire
Rank 94 118 123
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 10 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.21% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 6
Median daily rate £425 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1862 2348 2626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.71% 92.22% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 1267 1309
Median daily rate £417 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 88 77
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 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
Wokingham - 2 £475 -
Reading +20 1 - -
Slough - 1 £350 -
Windsor - 1 £400 -
Bracknell - 1 £250 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Business Consultant
South East

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 8 (44.44%) Business Transformation
2 7 (38.89%) Process Management
3 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Broadband
4 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
6 2 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (5.56%) Aprimo
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Business One
7 1 (5.56%) QA
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (5.56%) Force.com
7 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
7 1 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Workflow Management
7 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business

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 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Eloqua
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Business Transformation
2 7 (38.89%) Process Management
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Aprimo
2 1 (5.56%) Apttus
2 1 (5.56%) Avaya
2 1 (5.56%) Pegasus
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau
2 1 (5.56%) Zuora