The median contractor rate for a Technical Consultant was £494 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 28 32 35
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.26% 0.37% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £494 £480 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.82% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

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 247 250 274
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 93.21% 91.58% 90.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 137 136
Median daily rate £420 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £253 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 32
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £48.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Bracknell

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Consultant in Bracknell

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in Bracknell over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Consultant in Bracknell

Technical Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Consultant in Bracknell

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 5 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (30.00%) Skype
3 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Modernizr
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Skype
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) Modernizr
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) BCP
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) JDA