The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dorset region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
South West / Dorset
Rank 21 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.99% - 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% - 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £475 - £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98 194 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 97.03% 96.04% 97.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 111 131
Median daily rate £363 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £170 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.63 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.06% -35.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £12.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Technical Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 £475 -
Technical Consultant
South West

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Technical 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 Dorset region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle