The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Principal Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank - 111 130
Contract jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.078% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.085% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £625 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £425
% change year-on-year
- +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Principal 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
1855 2341 2477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.84% 91.88% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 1217 1305
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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 £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 150 61
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Principal Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Principal Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Principal 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 Principal Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) E-business
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) General Ledger
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Cash Management
1 2 (66.67%) WebCenter
1 2 (66.67%) Invoice Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
2 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) ISO22301
2 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) eTOM
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL

Principal 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WebCenter
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cash Management
1 2 (66.67%) E-business
1 2 (66.67%) Invoice Processing
2 1 (33.33%) eTOM
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 1 (33.33%) CCSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle