Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Windsor 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
Berkshire > Windsor
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 12 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +15
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Windsor 6.67% 3.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Windsor median daily rate - £473 -
Berkshire median daily rate £499 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +10.83% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Windsor 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 Windsor. 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
Windsor
Contract vacancies in Windsor with a recognized job title 45 29 46
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 90.63% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 25
Windsor median daily rate £450 £500 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +63.93% -12.86%
10th Percentile £363 £413 £215
90th Percentile £735 £564 £495
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Windsor median hourly rate - - £17.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Windsor

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Windsor

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Windsor

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Windsor

Consultant Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Windsor

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 Windsor region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Windsor 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix