The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Basingstoke region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 33 51 34
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.93% 0.82% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.85% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £388 £420 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +24.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £26.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +59.09%
Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 236 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 85.65% 97.12% 90.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 131 74
Average daily rate £350 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £39.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Technical Consultant
Hampshire

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) OWASP
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (33.33%) Automotive
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) OWASP
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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