The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 14 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 5.81% 1.92% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.95% 1.98% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £375 £220 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% -45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £24.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -
Consultant
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth 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
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
84 101 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 97.67% 97.12% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 60 37
Average daily rate £425 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £27.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +107.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) Kafka
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Essbase
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Summit

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Essbase
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) SAP