The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 13 19 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 19 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.18% 6.67% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.84% 7.82% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
Average daily rate
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£463 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £370 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £425 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.04% +16.42%
Consultant
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
193 179 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 93.24% 85.24% 97.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 99 129
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £185 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 26
Average hourly rate £42.00 £14.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -9.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Consultant across the Basingstoke region.

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) IBM
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (32.00%) Change Management
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 6 (24.00%) CA
4 6 (24.00%) Tivoli
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL
4 6 (24.00%) UNIX
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.00%) SAP
5 5 (20.00%) AIX
5 5 (20.00%) Solaris
5 5 (20.00%) LDAP
5 5 (20.00%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (20.00%) ISEB
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) Remedy
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (20.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
6 4 (16.00%) Service Management
6 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (16.00%) SAP SM
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.00%) ATM

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (16.00%) SAP SM
3 1 (4.00%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) LDAP
2 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (12.00%) ATM
4 2 (8.00%) Firewall
5 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) FTP
5 1 (4.00%) DNS
5 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Kalido
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) AS400
2 1 (4.00%) Handset
2 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.00%) e-Health
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) UNIX
4 5 (20.00%) AIX
4 5 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.00%) SUSE
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Change Management
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.00%) Content Management
6 1 (4.00%) Network Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) Python
1 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.00%) AWK
1 1 (4.00%) Korn
1 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (20.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (4.00%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) IBM
1 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) CA
3 5 (20.00%) SAP
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Remedy
4 4 (16.00%) VMware
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Sun
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Fujitsu
6 1 (4.00%) Proofpoint
6 1 (4.00%) Alias
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