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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 13 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 24 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.89% 8.58% 10.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.49% 9.54% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 9
Median daily rate £450 £465 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +43.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £525 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
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
253 241 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 93.70% 89.93% 90.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 126 134
Median daily rate £405 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 18
Median hourly rate £12.83 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.24% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £13.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 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 1 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 (25.64%) Office 365
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 6 (15.38%) Finance
4 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 6 (15.38%) SAP
4 6 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (12.82%) CISSP
5 5 (12.82%) CISM
5 5 (12.82%) Identity Management
5 5 (12.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (10.26%) CIPD
6 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Information Security
6 4 (10.26%) C
6 4 (10.26%) C#
6 4 (10.26%) C++
6 4 (10.26%) Presales
7 3 (7.69%) Java
7 3 (7.69%) Perl
7 3 (7.69%) VBA
7 3 (7.69%) Python
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (7.69%) CISMP
8 2 (5.13%) HFM

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 (2.56%) IIS
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (5.13%) HFM
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (2.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.56%) SAP ECC
2 1 (2.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.56%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (2.56%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Office 365
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) 3G
1 1 (2.56%) 4G
1 1 (2.56%) LTE
1 1 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Big Data
1 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.56%) IDOL
1 1 (2.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) AppScan
1 2 (5.13%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.56%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (12.82%) Identity Management
3 4 (10.26%) Information Security
3 4 (10.26%) Migration
3 4 (10.26%) Presales
3 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) ISMS
5 2 (5.13%) Logistics
5 2 (5.13%) Password Management
5 2 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.13%) Security Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Analytics
6 1 (2.56%) Change Control
6 1 (2.56%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.56%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) C
1 4 (10.26%) C#
1 4 (10.26%) C++
2 3 (7.69%) Java
2 3 (7.69%) Perl
2 3 (7.69%) Python
2 3 (7.69%) VBA
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) CISM
2 5 (12.82%) CISSP
3 4 (10.26%) CIPD
4 3 (7.69%) CISMP
5 2 (5.13%) ACCA
5 2 (5.13%) CEH
5 2 (5.13%) CISA
5 2 (5.13%) CRISC
5 2 (5.13%) GIAC
6 1 (2.56%) CLAS
6 1 (2.56%) MCSD
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (5.13%) Nessus
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (5.13%) Hyperion
3 2 (5.13%) IBM
3 2 (5.13%) Veracode
4 1 (2.56%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.56%) OpenText
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Vertica
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
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