The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 22 38 15
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 51 29 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.67% 4.07% 8.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.27% 4.32% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 32
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £422 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
814 672 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.44% 94.25% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 334 299
Average daily rate £351 £351 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 58 52
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.38 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -7.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.14 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Consultant
Buckinghamshire

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 33 (31.13%) Security Cleared
2 23 (21.70%) Windows
3 22 (20.75%) Microsoft
3 22 (20.75%) SC Cleared
4 16 (15.09%) Migration
5 15 (14.15%) Active Directory
6 14 (13.21%) HP
7 12 (11.32%) MS Exchange
7 12 (11.32%) SAP
8 11 (10.38%) Oracle
8 11 (10.38%) SharePoint
8 11 (10.38%) Finance
8 11 (10.38%) PowerShell
9 10 (9.43%) Workflow
9 10 (9.43%) VMware
9 10 (9.43%) SQL
9 10 (9.43%) Hyper-V
10 9 (8.49%) ITIL
10 9 (8.49%) SCCM
11 8 (7.55%) CTC Cleared
11 8 (7.55%) VBScript
11 8 (7.55%) NetApp
12 7 (6.60%) EMC
12 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (6.60%) Windows 7
12 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (5.66%) Lync
13 6 (5.66%) SCOrch
13 6 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (5.66%) DV Cleared

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.32%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.38%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.66%) Lync
5 4 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.83%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.83%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.89%) Papyrus
7 2 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.94%) SAS
8 1 (0.94%) Apache
8 1 (0.94%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.72%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.89%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.89%) MS Office
2 2 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.94%) MS Project
3 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) SAP SRM
2 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.89%) Exstream
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.89%) Staffware
4 1 (0.94%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.94%) TIBCO iProcess
4 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) LDAP
2 4 (3.77%) BIG-IP
3 2 (1.89%) Network Security
3 2 (1.89%) SAN
3 2 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (0.94%) S/MIME
4 1 (0.94%) LAN
4 1 (0.94%) WAN
4 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.94%) VPN
4 1 (0.94%) IPsec
4 1 (0.94%) Firewall
4 1 (0.94%) Intranet
4 1 (0.94%) TACACS
4 1 (0.94%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.94%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.94%) Junos
4 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) DB2
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.94%) OLTP
4 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.94%) OLAP
4 1 (0.94%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) JDeveloper
2 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.94%) Ant
3 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 11 (10.38%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.83%) Games
4 2 (1.89%) Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Marketing
4 2 (1.89%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.89%) Automotive
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.94%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) .NET
1 3 (2.83%) J2EE
1 3 (2.83%) Web Services
1 3 (2.83%) .NET Framework
1 3 (2.83%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (1.89%) WCF
2 2 (1.89%) Middleware
2 2 (1.89%) CSS
2 2 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) XHTML
3 1 (0.94%) JDBC
3 1 (0.94%) JSP
3 1 (0.94%) Servlets
3 1 (0.94%) XSL
3 1 (0.94%) XSLT
3 1 (0.94%) EJB
3 1 (0.94%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (0.94%) jQuery
3 1 (0.94%) JSTL
3 1 (0.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.89%) E-Learning
1 2 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (1.89%) CMDB
1 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
1 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
1 2 (1.89%) Mainframe
1 2 (1.89%) N-Tier
2 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.94%) DTV
2 1 (0.94%) Smartcard
2 1 (0.94%) Credit Risk
2 1 (0.94%) PKI
2 1 (0.94%) SCADA
2 1 (0.94%) SecurID
2 1 (0.94%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.70%) Windows
2 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (6.60%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.83%) UNIX
4 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.94%) AIX
5 1 (0.94%) Linux
5 1 (0.94%) CentOS
5 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.09%) Migration
2 10 (9.43%) Workflow
3 9 (8.49%) ITIL
4 6 (5.66%) Service Management
5 5 (4.72%) CRM
5 5 (4.72%) Change Management
5 5 (4.72%) Unit Testing
6 4 (3.77%) Cyber Security
6 4 (3.77%) Test Scripting
6 4 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (3.77%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.83%) SOA
7 3 (2.83%) ITSM
7 3 (2.83%) Project Management
7 3 (2.83%) Business Analysis
7 3 (2.83%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.89%) Test Strategy
8 2 (1.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (1.89%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (1.89%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.38%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.43%) SQL
3 8 (7.55%) VBScript
4 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.83%) C
5 2 (1.89%) C#
5 2 (1.89%) Java
5 2 (1.89%) VBA
6 1 (0.94%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 33 (31.13%) Security Cleared
2 22 (20.75%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.55%) CTC Cleared
4 6 (5.66%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.83%) Degree
7 2 (1.89%) CIPD
7 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.89%) MCSE
8 1 (0.94%) CISA
8 1 (0.94%) CISM
8 1 (0.94%) CISSP
8 1 (0.94%) ISEB
8 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (14.15%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.72%) vSphere
5 3 (2.83%) UAG
6 1 (0.94%) NFS
6 1 (0.94%) Squid
6 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.94%) Postfix
6 1 (0.94%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (8.49%) SCCM
2 6 (5.66%) SCOrch
3 4 (3.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (3.77%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (2.83%) SCOM
5 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.89%) SCSM
5 2 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.89%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 22 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.21%) HP
3 12 (11.32%) SAP
4 11 (10.38%) Oracle
5 10 (9.43%) VMware
6 8 (7.55%) NetApp
7 7 (6.60%) EMC
8 5 (4.72%) Symantec
9 4 (3.77%) F5
9 4 (3.77%) IBM
10 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.89%) Remedy
11 2 (1.89%) Citrix
11 2 (1.89%) Cisco
12 1 (0.94%) Adobe
12 1 (0.94%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.94%) Wyse
12 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.94%) Juniper
12 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
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