The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Consultant
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 23 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 9 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.91% 5.67% 8.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% 6.23% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 4
Median daily rate £550 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +1.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £434
% change year-on-year +5.55% +3.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £47.95 £42.00
% change year-on-year -4.06% +14.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. 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
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 209 257 210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 90.87% 91.13% 91.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 422 291
Median daily rate £403 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £161 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £531 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 84 63
Median hourly rate £15.75 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.00% -37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.25 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Bracknell

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Bracknell

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Bracknell

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Bracknell region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Cisco
3 10 (30.30%) Security Management
3 10 (30.30%) Splunk
3 10 (30.30%) Regular Expression
3 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (27.27%) SIEM
4 9 (27.27%) Threat Management
5 8 (24.24%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (24.24%) Office 365
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (24.24%) Migration
5 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle
6 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 5 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (15.15%) Hyperion
7 5 (15.15%) Essbase
7 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (15.15%) Hyperion Planning
7 5 (15.15%) Oracle Smart View
8 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
8 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
8 4 (12.12%) Finance
8 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.09%) Retail
9 3 (9.09%) HFM
9 3 (9.09%) DRM
9 3 (9.09%) Service Management

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (9.09%) HFM
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (3.03%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Azure Active Directory
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (24.24%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) Network Security
3 1 (3.03%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Essbase
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Smart View
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) Regular Expression
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
1 10 (30.30%) Security Management
2 9 (27.27%) SIEM
2 9 (27.27%) Threat Management
3 8 (24.24%) Migration
4 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.09%) DRM
5 3 (9.09%) Service Management
5 3 (9.09%) Time Management
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Data Management
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) SDLC
6 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.03%) BCP
7 1 (3.03%) Break/Fix
7 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) Splunk
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle
4 5 (15.15%) Hyperion
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.03%) Avaya
7 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.03%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.03%) JDA
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) Qualys
7 1 (3.03%) SAP
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
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