The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Maidenhead region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 14 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 9 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.57% 11.21% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 13.00% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £525 £510 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £60.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +142.42%

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
126 100 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 91.97% 86.21% 97.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 48
Median daily rate £350 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.50 £53.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.35% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Maidenhead region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (40.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) SAP
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (20.00%) Unix
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 4 (20.00%) WAN
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Firewall
6 3 (15.00%) Identity Management
6 3 (15.00%) Middleware
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) Documentum
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (15.00%) High Availability

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 3 (15.00%) Documentum
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (10.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.00%) Eloqua
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.00%) ResourceLink
2 1 (5.00%) SAP PM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP QM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Force.com
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) H.323
4 1 (5.00%) ISDN
4 1 (5.00%) MGCP
4 1 (5.00%) MPLS
4 1 (5.00%) SCCP
4 1 (5.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) SMTP
4 1 (5.00%) Softswitch
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) ProC
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
1 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) WDK
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) EDI
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) JTAPI
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Life Science
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) High Availability
4 3 (15.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Document Management
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Records Management
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) VB
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.00%) MOM
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) SAP
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Aprimo
3 1 (5.00%) Apttus
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) DocuSign
3 1 (5.00%) Genesys
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (5.00%) OpenText
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Workday
3 1 (5.00%) Zuora