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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 20 35 10
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 18 4 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.44% 1.68% 13.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.26% 1.81% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 14
Average daily rate £500 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £375 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £24.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -8.33%
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
218 221 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 90.08% 92.86% 89.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 93 107
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -52.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.28 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £19.02 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
2 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
3 12 (29.27%) Finance
4 10 (24.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (21.95%) Oracle
6 8 (19.51%) Firewall
6 8 (19.51%) SQL
6 8 (19.51%) VPN
6 8 (19.51%) PKI
6 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
6 8 (19.51%) Information Assurance
6 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
7 7 (17.07%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (17.07%) CLAS
7 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (14.63%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (12.20%) Test Strategy
9 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
9 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (12.20%) IBM
9 5 (12.20%) HP
9 5 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
10 4 (9.76%) Star Schema
10 4 (9.76%) Middleware
10 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
10 4 (9.76%) XAML

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (4.88%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.44%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Firewall
1 8 (19.51%) VPN
2 3 (7.32%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) Internet
2 3 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) LDAP
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.44%) SSH
4 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (9.76%) Star Schema
4 2 (4.88%) CloverETL
4 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.44%) Big Data
5 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) Middleware
2 3 (7.32%) SOAP
3 2 (4.88%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (4.88%) JMS
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.88%) WSDL
3 2 (4.88%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) .NET
4 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) PKI
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (7.32%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.88%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.88%) DataPower
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
2 2 (4.88%) AIX
2 2 (4.88%) Solaris
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (19.51%) Information Assurance
2 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.20%) Test Strategy
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Release Management
5 3 (7.32%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (7.32%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Security Operations
5 3 (7.32%) SIEM
5 3 (7.32%) Validation
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps
6 2 (4.88%) High Availability
6 2 (4.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.76%) XAML
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
2 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
3 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
4 7 (17.07%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (17.07%) CLAS
5 1 (2.44%) CISSP
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.76%) RMADS
3 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) HP
2 5 (12.20%) IBM
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) ArcSight
4 3 (7.32%) JD Edwards
4 3 (7.32%) LogRhythm
4 3 (7.32%) NetIQ
4 3 (7.32%) Novell
4 3 (7.32%) Q1 Labs
4 3 (7.32%) Splunk
4 3 (7.32%) Symantec
4 3 (7.32%) Tripwire
5 2 (4.88%) Endeca
5 2 (4.88%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) F5
6 1 (2.44%) Infor
6 1 (2.44%) ION Trading
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
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