Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe during the 6 months to 18 November 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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 2 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - +21
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 3.26% 11.94% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
High Wycombe median daily rate £438 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate - £66.50 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 £66.50 -
% change year-on-year -9.77% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
High Wycombe
Contract vacancies in High Wycombe with a recognized job title 90 64 105
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.83% 95.52% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 60
High Wycombe median daily rate £350 £313 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -19.35% +49.04%
10th Percentile £107 £106 £165
90th Percentile £506 £495 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 6
High Wycombe median hourly rate £26.93 £11.13 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.09% -47.02% +90.91%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.92 £9.36
90th Percentile £43.27 £53.30 £40.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in High Wycombe

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in High Wycombe

Consultant Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 High Wycombe region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft