The median contractor rate for a Support Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Support Consultant
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 116 130
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 0 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.40% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.43% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 4
Median daily rate - £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £360 £325
% change year-on-year +4.86% +10.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 - £40.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1766 2326 2695
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 92.65% 93.38% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 1226 1411
Median daily rate £415 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 66 88
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -18.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.28 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Support Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in Berkshire

Support Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Support Consultant in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Consultant in Berkshire

Support Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Consultant in Berkshire

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Support 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 Berkshire region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) HFM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI

Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle