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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 23 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 10 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.98% 9.59% 4.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 9.96% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £414 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -19.23%
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
190 261 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 94.53% 96.31% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 155 141
Average daily rate £338 £388 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £245 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 18
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £13.50 £12.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £29.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014, 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 6 (26.09%) UNIX
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
1 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) C
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) XML
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Middleware
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) AIX
4 3 (13.04%) Solaris
4 3 (13.04%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) Korn
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
4 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Proofpoint
5 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (4.35%) SAP BPC
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) ATM
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Intranet
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.35%) Base SAS
3 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
1 4 (17.39%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 3 (13.04%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) Flash
4 1 (4.35%) EDI
4 1 (4.35%) VXML
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.70%) E-Learning
1 2 (8.70%) SCORM
2 1 (4.35%) Human Factors
2 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) AIX
2 3 (13.04%) Solaris
3 1 (4.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Project Management
1 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
1 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (13.04%) DevOps
2 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
2 2 (8.70%) MVC
2 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
2 2 (8.70%) OWASP
2 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.35%) Business Development
3 1 (4.35%) Release Management
3 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) ERP
3 1 (4.35%) SOA
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Cash Management
3 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) C
4 3 (13.04%) Korn
4 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.70%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Proofpoint
4 1 (4.35%) Isilon
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) CommVault
4 1 (4.35%) Novell
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Brocade