The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 12 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 21 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.40% 3.63% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.50% 4.24% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £398 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -9.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £414 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £26.88
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +11.62%
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
221 165 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 88.40% 85.49% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 92 88
Average daily rate £400 £310 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 6 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £10.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £15.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 11 (23.91%) SaaS
1 11 (23.91%) ServiceNow
2 8 (17.39%) Workflow
2 8 (17.39%) Amdocs
3 7 (15.22%) Workflow Management
3 7 (15.22%) QA
3 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 6 (13.04%) Windows
5 5 (10.87%) Finance
5 5 (10.87%) Degree
5 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.70%) Retail
6 4 (8.70%) PKI
6 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco
7 3 (6.52%) B2B
7 3 (6.52%) C
7 3 (6.52%) Banking
7 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
8 2 (4.35%) Force.com
8 2 (4.35%) vSphere
8 2 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.35%) EqualLogic
8 2 (4.35%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (4.35%) Mentoring

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.17%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.17%) Lync
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP FI
1 2 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (4.35%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.17%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Force.com
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
1 2 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.17%) SAP BI
2 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) DB2
2 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Ant
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Marketing
6 1 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) J2EE
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) Struts
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) XSLT
2 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.17%) Spring
2 1 (2.17%) JSF
2 1 (2.17%) Ajax
2 1 (2.17%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) PKI
3 2 (4.35%) Celerra
3 2 (4.35%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.35%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Workflow
2 7 (15.22%) Workflow Management
3 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.70%) Project Management
4 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.52%) B2B
6 2 (4.35%) Six Sigma
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.35%) CRM
6 2 (4.35%) Migration
6 2 (4.35%) Time Management
6 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.35%) Analytics
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.17%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) C
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.17%) MCTS
3 1 (2.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.35%) vSphere
2 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (2.17%) UAG
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
1 2 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.17%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.17%) SCSM
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) ServiceNow
2 8 (17.39%) Amdocs
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
4 2 (4.35%) Infovista
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Adobe
4 2 (4.35%) HP
4 2 (4.35%) EMC
4 2 (4.35%) Dell Compellent
4 2 (4.35%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.17%) Pega
5 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.17%) F5
5 1 (2.17%) Facebook
5 1 (2.17%) Twitter
5 1 (2.17%) Marketo
5 1 (2.17%) Software AG