The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Maidenhead during the 3 months to 22 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 / Maidenhead
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 15 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 10 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 8.33% 4.76% 7.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.71% 5.41% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 7
Median daily rate £388 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £296 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £49.95 £50.75
% change year-on-year +6.10% -1.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead. 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
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 103 111 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 85.83% 88.10% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 47 49
Median daily rate £375 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Median hourly rate £33.50 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.81% +7.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Maidenhead

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Maidenhead

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Maidenhead over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Maidenhead

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Maidenhead

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Maidenhead region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (29.41%) SAP
1 5 (29.41%) LAN
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
2 4 (23.53%) Symantec
2 4 (23.53%) MPLS
2 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) SMTP
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) VB
2 4 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) EDI
2 4 (23.53%) WSUS
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) Android
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (23.53%) MobileIron
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (23.53%) AirWatch

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) Documentum
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Eloqua
1 1 (5.88%) GoldMine
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Business One
1 1 (5.88%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudTrail
1 1 (5.88%) CloudFront
1 1 (5.88%) Force.com
1 1 (5.88%) G Suite
1 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce Service Cloud
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) LAN
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) MPLS
2 4 (23.53%) SMTP
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (5.88%) TDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ProC
General
1 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) EDI
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) IDoc
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) WDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (23.53%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) Monetization
5 1 (5.88%) API Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Complex ETL
5 1 (5.88%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Personalization
5 1 (5.88%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (5.88%) Records Management
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
1 4 (23.53%) VB
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) CISA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) CISM
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) AirWatch
1 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
1 4 (23.53%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (5.88%) MOM
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) SAP
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) MobileIron
2 4 (23.53%) Symantec
3 3 (17.65%) OpenText
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Aprimo
5 1 (5.88%) Apttus
5 1 (5.88%) CA
5 1 (5.88%) DocuSign
5 1 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.88%) Zuora