The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 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
Consultant
Rank 10 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 11 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 9.48% 5.43% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.22% 5.43% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate £510 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £25.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+125.00% +1.01%
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 Maidenhead 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
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98 92 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 84.48% 100.00% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 44
Average daily rate £400 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Average hourly rate £53.00 - £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

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

1 6 (46.15%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (38.46%) SAP
2 5 (38.46%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Life Science
3 3 (23.08%) Logistics
4 2 (15.38%) SAP PP-PI
4 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) e-Learning
4 2 (15.38%) Law
4 2 (15.38%) Legal
4 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (15.38%) SAP QM
4 2 (15.38%) SAP MM
4 2 (15.38%) SAP PP
4 2 (15.38%) LIMS
4 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Cognos
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

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

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP MM
1 2 (15.38%) SAP PP
1 2 (15.38%) SAP PP-PI
1 2 (15.38%) SAP QM
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (46.15%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (15.38%) Law
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Life Science
2 2 (15.38%) e-Learning
2 2 (15.38%) LIMS
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) GAP Analysis
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CIPD
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat