The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Slough region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 14 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 8 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.84% 4.31% 5.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.97% 4.60% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 8
Median daily rate £450 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +47.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £338 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £460 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £431 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £60.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +140.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
134 239 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 97.81% 93.73% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 149 159
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -35.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.50 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £175.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

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 21 February 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 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 Slough region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle UPK
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
4 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (6.25%) Talend
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) Marketo
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) Secure Coding
4 1 (6.25%) GoToWebinar
4 1 (6.25%) SAP VC
4 1 (6.25%) Discrete Manufacturing

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (12.50%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (6.25%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (6.25%) NetSuite
3 1 (6.25%) SAP HR
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (6.25%) SAP PP
3 1 (6.25%) SAP QM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GoToWebinar
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (6.25%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) B2B
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Discrete Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Presales
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Secure Coding
3 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) ABAP
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) CODA
3 1 (6.25%) Genesys
3 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
3 1 (6.25%) Marketo
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (6.25%) Talend