The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 72 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 1 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.52% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.54% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £338 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £449 £438 £394
% change year-on-year
+2.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Technical Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
913 1115 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.20% 96.20% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 556 488
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 57
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Buckinghamshire region.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Buckinghamshire region.

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 2 (22.22%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) OpenText
3 1 (11.11%) LiveLink
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (11.11%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) D3.js
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) Java EE
1 1 (11.11%) Three.js
1 1 (11.11%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Tag Management
2 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Dell
1 1 (11.11%) EMC
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) OpenText
1 1 (11.11%) VMware