The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 117 118 133
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 12 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate £443 £575 £476
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.04% +20.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £555 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £595 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2573 2250 2810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.15% 91.54% 90.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1334 891 1035
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 150 103
Average hourly rate £16.86 £29.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.86% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £13.87 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Senior Consultant
South East

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 5 £500 -9.09% 6
Bracknell - 3 - - 2
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Newbury - - - -
Slough - - - -
Senior Consultant
South East

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Consultant in their job title.

1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) SAP
3 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
4 4 (15.38%) ABAP
4 4 (15.38%) SAP FI
4 4 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (15.38%) SAP CO
5 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
5 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) Degree
6 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (7.69%) UAG
6 2 (7.69%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Billing
6 2 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
7 1 (3.85%) Document Management
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SAP FI
1 4 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (15.38%) SAP CO
2 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.69%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) MPLS
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
1 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.85%) MVNO
1 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Billing
4 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.85%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) CRM
1 2 (7.69%) Project Management
1 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
1 2 (7.69%) Migration
1 2 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (3.85%) Document Management
2 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
2 1 (3.85%) Validation
2 1 (3.85%) Service Management
2 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma
2 1 (3.85%) ERP
2 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
2 1 (3.85%) High Availability
2 1 (3.85%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
2 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
2 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
2 1 (3.85%) System Testing
2 1 (3.85%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) ABAP
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (3.85%) NCDA
3 1 (3.85%) NCIE
3 1 (3.85%) VCAP
3 1 (3.85%) CCEE
3 1 (3.85%) CCIA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) UAG
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
2 1 (3.85%) XenServer
2 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
1 1 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
1 5 (19.23%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Siebel
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix
2 1 (3.85%) Avaya
2 1 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (3.85%) NetApp
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco