The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wokingham during the 3 months to 29 March 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 / Wokingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 7.69% 7.32% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 7.32% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +38.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wokingham. 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
Wokingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 26 41 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 10
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £479 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Wokingham

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Wokingham

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Wokingham region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Broadband
1 6 (66.67%) Process Management
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Order to Cash
3 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Maconomy
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Epicor
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wokingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) MSTest
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Transformation
1 6 (66.67%) Process Management
1 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Order to Cash
2 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Epicor
2 1 (11.11%) Maconomy