The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 39 15 37
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 74 180 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.11% 8.19% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 8.58% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 97 68
Median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £306 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £502 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £443
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £70.00 £42.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -22.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +52.72%
Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1666 2097 2072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.45% 95.40% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 1291 1138
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £265 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 144 133
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Basingstoke -5 13 £425 +3.03% 5
Southampton +1 7 £400 - 4
Portsmouth -4 6 £625 +30.20% 1
Fareham -9 4 £613 +38.41%
Farnborough +11 3 £238 -49.46% 1
Hook -5 2 £380 -1.93%
Havant -3 1 - -
Lymington - 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £475 - 2
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Hampshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 42 (21.65%) Security Cleared
2 33 (17.01%) SC Cleared
2 33 (17.01%) Oracle
3 28 (14.43%) Windows
3 28 (14.43%) Microsoft
4 25 (12.89%) SQL
5 24 (12.37%) SAP
5 24 (12.37%) Migration
6 23 (11.86%) Linux
7 22 (11.34%) Cisco
8 20 (10.31%) VMware
8 20 (10.31%) .NET
9 18 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (9.28%) Information Security
9 18 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (8.76%) CheckPoint
10 17 (8.76%) Degree
11 16 (8.25%) CISSP
11 16 (8.25%) XML
12 15 (7.73%) Citrix
12 15 (7.73%) Finance
12 15 (7.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 13 (6.70%) PowerShell
13 13 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (6.70%) C#
13 13 (6.70%) MS Excel
14 12 (6.19%) Scrum
14 12 (6.19%) Retail
14 12 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (3.09%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (2.06%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.55%) SAS
3 3 (1.55%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.03%) Apache
4 2 (1.03%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.03%) CMS
4 2 (1.03%) IIS
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.52%) JBoss
5 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.55%) MS Office
4 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Adobe Campaign
1 5 (2.58%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.58%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.06%) SAP BPC
3 3 (1.55%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.55%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.03%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.03%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.52%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.52%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.52%) SAP FS
5 1 (0.52%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.52%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.52%) SAP SM
5 1 (0.52%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.06%) Office 365
3 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.55%) Force.com
3 3 (1.55%) IaaS
4 2 (1.03%) HP Helion
4 2 (1.03%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.15%) Firewall
2 7 (3.61%) NetScaler
2 7 (3.61%) SSL
3 6 (3.09%) SAN
4 5 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (2.58%) DNS
4 5 (2.58%) Network Security
5 4 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.06%) VPN
6 3 (1.55%) Internet
6 3 (1.55%) IPsec
6 3 (1.55%) MPLS
6 3 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.03%) BGP
7 2 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.03%) FTP
7 2 (1.03%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.03%) LAN
7 2 (1.03%) OSPF
8 1 (0.52%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.15%) Oracle Database
1 10 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.64%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.61%) RDBMS
4 7 (3.61%) SAP BW
5 6 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.09%) SQLPlus
6 4 (2.06%) Big Data
6 4 (2.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 4 (2.06%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.03%) MySQL
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.03%) Parquet
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (4.64%) Selenium
2 9 (4.64%) SpecFlow
3 6 (3.09%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.58%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.55%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.03%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.03%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.52%) Ant
7 1 (0.52%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.52%) JConsole
7 1 (0.52%) JUnit
7 1 (0.52%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.52%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.52%) Subversion
7 1 (0.52%) VisualVM
General
1 15 (7.73%) Finance
2 12 (6.19%) Retail
3 11 (5.67%) Marketing
4 10 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.58%) Law
6 4 (2.06%) Billing
6 4 (2.06%) Legal
7 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) French Language
8 1 (0.52%) Local Government
8 1 (0.52%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.31%) .NET
2 16 (8.25%) XML
3 11 (5.67%) CSS
4 8 (4.12%) Web Services
5 7 (3.61%) HTML
6 6 (3.09%) XSL
7 5 (2.58%) XSLT
8 4 (2.06%) REST
9 3 (1.55%) Regular Expression
9 3 (1.55%) WSDL
10 2 (1.03%) JSON
10 2 (1.03%) Middleware
10 2 (1.03%) MSMQ
10 2 (1.03%) Node.js
10 2 (1.03%) SOAP
10 2 (1.03%) WCF
11 1 (0.52%) BAPI
11 1 (0.52%) Java EE
11 1 (0.52%) JMS
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.67%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.09%) Replication
4 5 (2.58%) CMDB
4 5 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.06%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.06%) PKI
5 4 (2.06%) User Experience
6 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.52%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.52%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.52%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.52%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.52%) Life Science
6 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.52%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.43%) Windows
2 23 (11.86%) Linux
3 13 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.64%) Unix
6 9 (4.64%) Windows Server
7 7 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.55%) CentOS
8 3 (1.55%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.03%) AIX
10 1 (0.52%) Android
10 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (12.37%) Migration
2 18 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (9.28%) Information Security
3 12 (6.19%) Scrum
3 12 (6.19%) User Stories
4 11 (5.67%) ITIL
4 11 (5.67%) Project Management
4 11 (5.67%) Security Management
5 10 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (5.15%) Risk Management
6 9 (4.64%) BDD
6 9 (4.64%) Business Analysis
6 9 (4.64%) Data Protection
6 9 (4.64%) Defect Tracking
6 9 (4.64%) DevOps
6 9 (4.64%) Information Security Management
6 9 (4.64%) ISMS
6 9 (4.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (4.64%) Test Scripting
7 8 (4.12%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.89%) SQL
2 13 (6.70%) C#
2 13 (6.70%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.15%) PL/SQL
4 9 (4.64%) F#
5 8 (4.12%) C
5 8 (4.12%) Java
6 7 (3.61%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.58%) VBScript
8 4 (2.06%) C++
9 3 (1.55%) PHP
9 3 (1.55%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.03%) ABAP
10 2 (1.03%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.03%) Korn
10 2 (1.03%) Perl
10 2 (1.03%) R
10 2 (1.03%) Scala
11 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (21.65%) Security Cleared
2 33 (17.01%) SC Cleared
3 18 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (8.76%) Degree
5 16 (8.25%) CISSP
6 10 (5.15%) CCSP
6 10 (5.15%) CISM
7 8 (4.12%) CCNP
8 6 (3.09%) CCDP
8 6 (3.09%) CCIE
8 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.06%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.55%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.03%) CCNA
11 2 (1.03%) CISA
12 1 (0.52%) CCA
12 1 (0.52%) ISEB
12 1 (0.52%) MCP
12 1 (0.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.12%) JSP 440
3 7 (3.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 7 (3.61%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.61%) QA
4 3 (1.55%) SLA
5 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.52%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.52%) NEBOSH
5 1 (0.52%) RMADS
5 1 (0.52%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (5.15%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.58%) vCloud
4 4 (2.06%) vSphere
4 4 (2.06%) XenApp
5 2 (1.03%) HDFS
5 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.03%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.52%) Firmware
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (3.09%) vRealize
2 3 (1.55%) AirWatch
2 3 (1.55%) Puppet
2 3 (1.55%) SCCM
2 3 (1.55%) SCOM
3 2 (1.03%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.03%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.52%) Ansible
4 1 (0.52%) Control-M
4 1 (0.52%) Nessus
4 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 33 (17.01%) Oracle
2 28 (14.43%) Microsoft
3 24 (12.37%) SAP
4 22 (11.34%) Cisco
5 20 (10.31%) VMware
6 17 (8.76%) CheckPoint
7 15 (7.73%) Citrix
8 9 (4.64%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (4.12%) HP
10 7 (3.61%) Adobe
11 5 (2.58%) F5
11 5 (2.58%) IBM
11 5 (2.58%) Northgate
12 4 (2.06%) CA
12 4 (2.06%) Juniper
12 4 (2.06%) Palo Alto
12 4 (2.06%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.06%) Remedy
13 3 (1.55%) BMC
13 3 (1.55%) Informatica
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 9 days ago