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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 10.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £66.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £33.75 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+34.81% +23.85%
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
27 56 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 90.00% 94.92% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 40 43
Median daily rate £425 £463 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +110.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £146 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 14
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +212.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £15.62 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.50 £45.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 24 September 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 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) VBScript
2 3 (37.50%) LDAP
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) NetIQ
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Micro Focus
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (12.50%) VPLS
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Dutch Language
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) VPLS
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) VBScript
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) R
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) NetIQ
2 2 (25.00%) Micro Focus
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow