Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 6 months to 20 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
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 18 24
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 24 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 7.50% 8.12% 4.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.25% 9.09% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 10
Newbury median daily rate £400 £423 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +4.00% -4.41%
10th Percentile £311 £213 £305
90th Percentile £504 £500 £493
Berkshire median daily rate £493 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +9.44% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £48.00 £33.68 -
% change year-on-year +42.54% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury. 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
Newbury
Contract vacancies in Newbury with a recognized job title 291 242 316
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.94% 89.30% 91.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 95 117
Newbury median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% -7.88%
10th Percentile £256 £231 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 5
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 £12.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.20% -32.88% +7.35%
10th Percentile £9.49 £11.28 £16.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £34.60 £19.35
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 20 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 Newbury region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (29.17%) Information Security
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 4 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Axure RP
3 4 (16.67%) Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 4 (16.67%) Presales
3 4 (16.67%) Wireframes
3 4 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 3 (12.50%) CyberArk
4 3 (12.50%) Cloudera
4 3 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (12.50%) Ansible
4 3 (12.50%) Docker
4 3 (12.50%) Puppet
4 3 (12.50%) OpenStack
4 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management

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 3 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Domino
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Junos
1 2 (8.33%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) 2G
2 1 (4.17%) 3G
2 1 (4.17%) 4G
2 1 (4.17%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) RESTful
1 2 (8.33%) SailPoint
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) SUSE
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Information Security
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.67%) Presales
3 4 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 4 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.33%) ITSM
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) SIEM
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) COBOL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) vCloud
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Ansible
1 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Icinga
3 1 (4.17%) CFEngine
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.17%) Unicenter
3 1 (4.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Cloudera
1 3 (12.50%) CyberArk
1 3 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 2 (8.33%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) Juniper
2 2 (8.33%) Splunk
2 2 (8.33%) Twitter
3 1 (4.17%) CA
3 1 (4.17%) Dell
3 1 (4.17%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Lotus
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) NetApp
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Sun
3 1 (4.17%) SunGard
3 1 (4.17%) Sybase