The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £315 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury 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 / Newbury
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 15 12
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 11 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 9.24% 5.71% 6.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.82% 6.90% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 7
Median daily rate £315 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -8.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £206 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £540
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 Newbury. 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
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 112 116 133
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 94.12% 82.86% 89.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 54 74
Median daily rate £350 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £20.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.14% +17.14%  
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 Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Newbury

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Newbury

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Newbury

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Newbury

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

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 Newbury region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (42.11%) Wireframes
1 8 (42.11%) User Experience
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 4 (21.05%) Web Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) Prototyping
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Axure RP
4 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
5 2 (10.53%) BMC
5 2 (10.53%) Remedy
5 2 (10.53%) CISM
5 2 (10.53%) Process Management
5 2 (10.53%) CISSP
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) SIEM
5 2 (10.53%) Twitter
5 2 (10.53%) Google
5 2 (10.53%) CMDB
5 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (10.53%) Remedy AR System
1 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) FWSM
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) CSS3
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Wireframes
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) Prototyping
3 4 (21.05%) Web Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (10.53%) Process Management
4 2 (10.53%) SIEM
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow Development
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) CISM
2 2 (10.53%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CISA
3 1 (5.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) BMC
2 2 (10.53%) Google
2 2 (10.53%) Remedy
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter
3 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.26%) CyberArk
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) Pega
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase