The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bracknell region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 16 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 22 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.77% 8.33% 9.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.59% 9.39% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 8
Median daily rate £450 £465 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +45.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £343 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £36.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+24.65% -12.04%
Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
256 213 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 90.46% 88.75% 88.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 105 109
Median daily rate £425 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £173 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 17 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +37.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Bracknell region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (25.00%) Office 365
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (20.00%) CISSP
4 7 (17.50%) Information Security
5 6 (15.00%) Finance
5 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (15.00%) SAP
5 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (12.50%) Java
6 5 (12.50%) CISM
6 5 (12.50%) Identity Management
7 4 (10.00%) Migration
7 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.00%) C
7 4 (10.00%) C#
7 4 (10.00%) C++
7 4 (10.00%) CIPD
7 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (10.00%) Security Testing
8 3 (7.50%) CISMP
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.50%) Open Source
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) Perl
8 3 (7.50%) VBA

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) HFM
2 1 (2.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.50%) SAP ECC
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (2.50%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Office 365
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.50%) IaaS
5 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) 3G
1 1 (2.50%) 4G
1 1 (2.50%) LTE
1 1 (2.50%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MS Access
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) AppScan
1 2 (5.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) CESG
2 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Information Security
2 6 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
4 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) Open Source
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) ISMS
6 2 (5.00%) Logistics
6 2 (5.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (5.00%) Password Management
6 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Presales
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.00%) Threat Modelling
6 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) C
2 4 (10.00%) C#
2 4 (10.00%) C++
3 3 (7.50%) Perl
3 3 (7.50%) Python
3 3 (7.50%) VBA
4 2 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) CISSP
2 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) CISM
4 4 (10.00%) CIPD
5 3 (7.50%) CISMP
6 2 (5.00%) ACCA
6 2 (5.00%) CEH
6 2 (5.00%) CISA
6 2 (5.00%) CRISC
6 2 (5.00%) GIAC
7 1 (2.50%) CLAS
7 1 (2.50%) MCSD
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.50%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (5.00%) Nessus
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
3 2 (5.00%) Veracode
4 1 (2.50%) OpenText
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.50%) VMware