The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Newbury region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 14 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 15 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 8.93% 4.38% 6.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.93% 4.73% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £33.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+36.29% +50.00%
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 Newbury 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
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
151 148 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 89.88% 92.50% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 51 53
Median daily rate £275 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Newbury region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 8 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (16.67%) ITSM
3 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (16.67%) User Stories
4 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 3 (12.50%) CMDB
4 3 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (12.50%) Remedy
4 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 3 (12.50%) BMC
4 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.50%) Service Design
5 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Informatica
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (8.33%) SLA
5 2 (8.33%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) ETL
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 2 (8.33%) Java

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Community Server
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (8.33%) SAP PS
3 1 (4.17%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (4.17%) Eloqua
3 1 (4.17%) SAP HR
3 1 (4.17%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Data Lake
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) J2EE
1 2 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Ajax
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) JSP
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) SAML
2 1 (4.17%) Servlets
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) WebCenter
2 1 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) CMDB
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Blog
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) ITSM
2 4 (16.67%) User Stories
3 3 (12.50%) Service Design
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.33%) ETL
4 2 (8.33%) Process Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Revenue Recognition
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) E-business
5 1 (4.17%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CISA
2 1 (4.17%) CISM
2 1 (4.17%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) GCFA
2 1 (4.17%) GCIH
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.33%) SLA
4 1 (4.17%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) BMC
2 3 (12.50%) Remedy
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Cramer
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) TIBCO