The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the High Wycombe region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 7 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.65% - 4.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £475 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +52.72%
Consultant
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42 38 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 97.67% 97.44% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 32
Median daily rate £350 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £220 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 28
Median hourly rate £11.13 £12.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £12.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £36.00 £11.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of IT contracts across the High Wycombe region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 High Wycombe region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) VBScript
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) NetIQ
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) LDAP
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) VPLS
2 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) Micro Focus
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) VPLS
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) R
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) NetIQ
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Micro Focus
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft