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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 21 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 5.26% 3.39% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.65% 3.70% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £475 £485 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £452 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £33.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+36.29% +50.00%
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
124 108 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 93.23% 91.53% 97.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 57 61
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 18
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% +17.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) iPad
4 1 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (10.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (10.00%) OLTP
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) BCP
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) EAM
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com