The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 18 April 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 Slough 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 14 33 15
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 17 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.83% 2.52% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.23% 2.65% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 8
Average daily rate £340 £389 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.54% +29.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £354 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £510 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
Job Titles Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
235 264 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 94.38% 94.96% 91.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 123 118
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 36 10
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +133.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £43.75 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Consultant
Berkshire

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Slough region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 8 (26.67%) SAP
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) CRM
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (6.67%) SAP BW
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) Document Management
5 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.33%) eTOM
5 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.33%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (3.33%) PKI
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Lean Six Sigma

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Lync
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) DMZ
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) OLAP
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) PKI
1 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.33%) AS400
1 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
1 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Migration
2 3 (10.00%) CRM
3 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.67%) Document Management
4 1 (3.33%) eTOM
4 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (3.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Matrix Management
4 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.33%) Workflow
4 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.33%) Information Security
4 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (3.33%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Service Management
4 1 (3.33%) SOA
4 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) RPG
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
1 1 (3.33%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) Metastorm
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Minitab
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Hitachi
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau
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