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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 14 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 29 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.06% 7.27% 4.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.03% 7.61% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 8
Median daily rate £425 £375 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £358 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £410 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £33.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+36.29% +50.00%
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
289 276 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 90.31% 95.50% 91.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 110 124
Median daily rate £413 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £183 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 32 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £36.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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 31 August 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 31 August 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 11 (22.45%) Office 365
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.33%) Java
4 8 (16.33%) Information Security
5 7 (14.29%) CISSP
6 6 (12.24%) Migration
6 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
6 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (12.24%) Presales
7 5 (10.20%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (10.20%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (10.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (10.20%) Identity Management
7 5 (10.20%) SAP
7 5 (10.20%) Legal
7 5 (10.20%) VMware
8 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.16%) Security Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Windows
8 4 (8.16%) C
8 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.16%) Project Management
8 4 (8.16%) JSP 440
8 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (8.16%) Open Source
9 3 (6.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework

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 2 (4.08%) iPlanet
1 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.04%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (2.04%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.04%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.04%) SAP ECC
2 1 (2.04%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.04%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.04%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Office 365
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.20%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.04%) IaaS
5 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) BIG-IP
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
1 2 (4.08%) INAP
1 2 (4.08%) ISUP
1 2 (4.08%) Q.931
1 2 (4.08%) SCCP
1 2 (4.08%) VoIP
2 1 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.04%) SAP BI
2 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) AppScan
1 2 (4.08%) Metasploit
1 2 (4.08%) MSI
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Legal
3 3 (6.12%) General Ledger
3 3 (6.12%) Law
4 2 (4.08%) Publishing
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) J2EE
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (4.08%) REST
2 1 (2.04%) Flash
2 1 (2.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) CESG
3 1 (2.04%) Economics
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
1 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) AIX
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Solaris
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Information Security
2 6 (12.24%) Migration
2 6 (12.24%) Presales
3 5 (10.20%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (10.20%) Identity Management
3 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.16%) Open Source
4 4 (8.16%) Project Management
4 4 (8.16%) Security Testing
4 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.12%) CRM
5 3 (6.12%) E-business
5 3 (6.12%) Security Management
5 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.08%) Application Packaging
6 2 (4.08%) ERP
6 2 (4.08%) Pair Programming
6 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) Java
2 4 (8.16%) C
3 3 (6.12%) C#
3 3 (6.12%) C++
3 3 (6.12%) Perl
3 3 (6.12%) Python
3 3 (6.12%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (4.08%) CEH
2 2 (4.08%) CISA
2 2 (4.08%) CISM
2 2 (4.08%) CRISC
2 2 (4.08%) GIAC
3 1 (2.04%) ACCA
3 1 (2.04%) CIMA
3 1 (2.04%) CLAS
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) JSP 440
2 3 (6.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (4.08%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (4.08%) Nessus
2 2 (4.08%) ThinApp
2 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.04%) Ansible
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) SAP
3 5 (10.20%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) BEA
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 2 (4.08%) F5
4 2 (4.08%) GENBAND
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) Nortel
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.08%) Sun
4 2 (4.08%) Veracode
5 1 (2.04%) OpenText
5 1 (2.04%) Rackspace