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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 18 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 19 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.55% 5.82% 5.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.57% 6.45% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 7
Average daily rate £463 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 £24.75 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+93.93% -5.71%
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
251 248 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 86.55% 90.18% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 104 130
Average daily rate £350 £315 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 39
Average hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £30.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 5 (14.71%) Password Management
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) CIPD
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
4 4 (11.76%) Analytics
4 4 (11.76%) Presales
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (8.82%) CISMP
5 3 (8.82%) CISM
5 3 (8.82%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.82%) ETL
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.82%) CISSP
6 2 (5.88%) Star Schema
6 2 (5.88%) OLAP
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
6 2 (5.88%) SAP
6 2 (5.88%) .NET

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) 3G
1 1 (2.94%) 4G
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.94%) LTE
1 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.94%) OSPF
1 1 (2.94%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.94%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.88%) IDOL
2 2 (5.88%) OLAP
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) MS Access
3 1 (2.94%) QlikView
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.94%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.94%) FMCG
2 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Password Management
2 4 (11.76%) Analytics
2 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
2 4 (11.76%) Presales
3 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.82%) ETL
3 3 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Data Management
4 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.94%) Change Control
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.94%) Information Security
5 1 (2.94%) Network Design
5 1 (2.94%) OOP
5 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) C++
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) CIPD
3 3 (8.82%) CISM
3 3 (8.82%) CISMP
3 3 (8.82%) CISSP
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) HP
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) Vertica
4 1 (2.94%) AppSense
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Dell
4 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) webMethods
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