The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wokingham region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Berkshire / Wokingham
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wokingham 15.91% 6.67% 11.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.07% 6.90% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £46.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+14.13% +85.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wokingham 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
Wokingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wokingham 93.18% 96.67% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 9 6
Median daily rate £375 £355 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £442 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Wokingham region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Broadband
1 6 (75.00%) Process Management
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (75.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) MSTest
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSTest
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Transformation
1 6 (75.00%) Process Management
1 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft