The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Bracknell 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 24 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 7 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.17% 4.28% 6.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 5.00% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate
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£398 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.14% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £421 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
192 220 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 86.88% 85.60% 91.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 89 47
Average daily rate £330 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £165 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 9
Average hourly rate £13.38 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.55% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.95 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Consultant
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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 28 July 2014, 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 19 (51.35%) Security Cleared
2 17 (45.95%) SC Cleared
3 13 (35.14%) Oracle
4 11 (29.73%) Finance
5 7 (18.92%) Hyperion
5 7 (18.92%) Windows
5 7 (18.92%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (18.92%) HFM
6 6 (16.22%) Hyperion Smart View
6 6 (16.22%) Linux
7 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
7 4 (10.81%) SAP
7 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) ABAP
7 4 (10.81%) SOA
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) webMethods
7 4 (10.81%) Clustering
8 3 (8.11%) SAP CO
8 3 (8.11%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (8.11%) SAP FI
8 3 (8.11%) Software AG
8 3 (8.11%) Kerberos
8 3 (8.11%) VB
8 3 (8.11%) Supply Chain Management
8 3 (8.11%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (5.41%) IIS
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) Lync
2 1 (2.70%) CICS
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) HFM
2 3 (8.11%) SAP FI
2 3 (8.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (8.11%) SAP CO
2 3 (8.11%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.70%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (2.70%) SAP HCM
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Kerberos
2 2 (5.41%) VPN
2 2 (5.41%) DNS
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (16.22%) Hyperion Smart View
3 2 (5.41%) IDOL
4 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
1 1 (2.70%) AdminStudio
1 1 (2.70%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) OLE
2 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Clustering
1 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.70%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
1 4 (10.81%) SOA
2 3 (8.11%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.41%) DRM
4 1 (2.70%) Change Management
4 1 (2.70%) Information Security
4 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.70%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
4 1 (2.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) ABAP
2 3 (8.11%) VB
3 2 (5.41%) Lua
3 2 (5.41%) C
4 1 (2.70%) COBOL
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) JCL
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Security Cleared
2 17 (45.95%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Hyperion
3 4 (10.81%) SAP
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) webMethods
4 3 (8.11%) Software AG
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) Google
6 1 (2.70%) RedPrairie
6 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.70%) AppSense
6 1 (2.70%) Juniper
6 1 (2.70%) JDA
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco