The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bournemouth region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 19 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.88% 1.90% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 2.06% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £425 £461 £508
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -9.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £442 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £480 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
- +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 £52.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.82% +79.31%
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
120 97 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 93.02% 92.38% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 52 62
Median daily rate £400 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 13
Median hourly rate £12.00 £37.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.56% +184.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bournemouth region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bournemouth region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) iPad
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) Solvency II
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) OLTP
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) BCP
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
1 1 (12.50%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com