The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 44 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 93 123 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.57% 7.18% 6.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.08% 7.80% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 48 44
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£425 £425 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £318 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £503 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -6.66%
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
1830 1576 1253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.88% 92.00% 93.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1000 834 595
Average daily rate £361 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.41% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 98 173
Average hourly rate £12.75 £19.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.76% -1.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £44.25 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -10 13 £425 -1.73% 4
Portsmouth +2 7 £425 -
Havant +1 7 £425 +0.89%
Hook -12 7 £347 -28.72% 2
Basingstoke -22 4 £550 +29.41% 5
Fareham +5 3 £305 -35.78%
Farnborough -8 3 £463 -7.50% 2
Aldershot -2 1 £400 -20.00% 1
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 63 (29.72%) Security Cleared
2 44 (20.75%) SC Cleared
3 41 (19.34%) Windows
4 36 (16.98%) SAP
4 36 (16.98%) Migration
5 30 (14.15%) Oracle
6 29 (13.68%) Microsoft
7 28 (13.21%) SQL
8 23 (10.85%) VMware
8 23 (10.85%) Finance
9 22 (10.38%) Active Directory
10 21 (9.91%) Linux
11 18 (8.49%) PowerShell
12 17 (8.02%) HP
12 17 (8.02%) Firewall
13 16 (7.55%) ITIL
14 15 (7.08%) XML
14 15 (7.08%) HTML
14 15 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (7.08%) Unit Testing
15 14 (6.60%) Workflow
15 14 (6.60%) UNIX
16 13 (6.13%) SAN
16 13 (6.13%) Data Migration
16 13 (6.13%) DV Cleared
17 12 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
18 11 (5.19%) Cisco
18 11 (5.19%) Internet
18 11 (5.19%) MS Exchange
18 11 (5.19%) VBScript

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (5.19%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.25%) IIS
3 8 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.30%) Lync
5 6 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.36%) Apache
7 4 (1.89%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.94%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.94%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.47%) Confluence
10 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) MS Office
2 3 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.72%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.30%) SAP HR
2 7 (3.30%) SAP SRM
2 7 (3.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (3.30%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (2.83%) SAP FI
3 6 (2.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (2.83%) SAP CO
4 5 (2.36%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (1.89%) SAP BPC
6 3 (1.42%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.94%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.94%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.89%) Office 365
2 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) Force.com
3 1 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.02%) Firewall
2 13 (6.13%) SAN
3 11 (5.19%) Internet
4 7 (3.30%) FTP
4 7 (3.30%) Network Security
5 6 (2.83%) WAN
5 6 (2.83%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.36%) LAN
7 4 (1.89%) NAS
7 4 (1.89%) LDAP
7 4 (1.89%) SMTP
7 4 (1.89%) HTTP
7 4 (1.89%) X.400
7 4 (1.89%) X.500
8 3 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.42%) DNS
8 3 (1.42%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.42%) DMZ
8 3 (1.42%) VLAN
8 3 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.25%) SQL Server
1 9 (4.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (2.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (2.36%) SAP BW
5 4 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.42%) DB2
6 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.94%) Ingres
8 1 (0.47%) DataStax
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.47%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.47%) QlikView
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Anywhere
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (2.83%) Subversion
2 5 (2.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.94%) GoogleTest
4 2 (0.94%) CppUnit
4 2 (0.94%) NUnit
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.94%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.94%) Ant
4 2 (0.94%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.94%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.47%) LSMW
5 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.47%) JIRA
5 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.47%) Grunt
5 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.47%) QUnit
General
1 23 (10.85%) Finance
2 5 (2.36%) Manufacturing
2 5 (2.36%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.36%) General Ledger
3 4 (1.89%) Military
3 4 (1.89%) Retail
4 2 (0.94%) Marketing
4 2 (0.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.47%) Electronics
5 1 (0.47%) Legal
5 1 (0.47%) Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.08%) XML
1 15 (7.08%) HTML
2 8 (3.77%) CSS
2 8 (3.77%) Middleware
3 6 (2.83%) JSON
3 6 (2.83%) jQuery
4 5 (2.36%) RESTful
4 5 (2.36%) HTML5
4 5 (2.36%) CSS3
5 4 (1.89%) Leaflet
5 4 (1.89%) Ajax
5 4 (1.89%) Google Maps API
5 4 (1.89%) .NET
6 3 (1.42%) SAP Basis
6 3 (1.42%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.94%) wxWidgets
7 2 (0.94%) BAPI
7 2 (0.94%) Motif
7 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.47%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.30%) Replication
3 5 (2.36%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.36%) Clustering
4 4 (1.89%) Fat Client
4 4 (1.89%) Thin Client
4 4 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.42%) AS400
6 2 (0.94%) iSeries
6 2 (0.94%) SecurID
6 2 (0.94%) PKI
6 2 (0.94%) RMADS
6 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.94%) NHS
6 2 (0.94%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.47%) User Experience
7 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.47%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.34%) Windows
2 21 (9.91%) Linux
3 14 (6.60%) UNIX
4 11 (5.19%) Windows 7
5 9 (4.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.83%) AIX
8 4 (1.89%) Solaris
9 3 (1.42%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.98%) Migration
2 16 (7.55%) ITIL
3 15 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (7.08%) Unit Testing
4 14 (6.60%) Workflow
5 13 (6.13%) Data Migration
6 9 (4.25%) Change Management
6 9 (4.25%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (4.25%) ERP
6 9 (4.25%) Test Scripting
6 9 (4.25%) Mentoring
7 7 (3.30%) CRM
8 6 (2.83%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (2.83%) Project Management
8 6 (2.83%) Regression Testing
8 6 (2.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (2.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (2.36%) E-business
9 5 (2.36%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.36%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.21%) SQL
2 18 (8.49%) PowerShell
3 11 (5.19%) VBScript
4 8 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.30%) ABAP
6 6 (2.83%) Korn
6 6 (2.83%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.83%) Java
7 4 (1.89%) C
8 3 (1.42%) AWK
8 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.42%) RPG
8 3 (1.42%) Python
8 3 (1.42%) sed
8 3 (1.42%) RPG IV
9 2 (0.94%) RPG/400
9 2 (0.94%) C++
9 2 (0.94%) VB
10 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (29.72%) Security Cleared
2 44 (20.75%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.13%) DV Cleared
4 12 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.36%) MCSE
5 5 (2.36%) MCSA
5 5 (2.36%) MCITP
6 4 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.94%) VCAP
7 2 (0.94%) CCIE
7 2 (0.94%) CCNP
7 2 (0.94%) CISSP
7 2 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.47%) GIAC
8 1 (0.47%) GCIA
8 1 (0.47%) CCSA
8 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.94%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.47%) GAAP
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (10.38%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.30%) vSphere
4 6 (2.83%) XenApp
5 4 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (1.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.94%) PowerHA
7 2 (0.94%) vCloud
7 2 (0.94%) XenServer
7 2 (0.94%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.94%) SRDF
7 2 (0.94%) Novell eDirectory
7 2 (0.94%) GPFS
8 1 (0.47%) Samba
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.47%) NFS
8 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.47%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (3.77%) SCCM
2 4 (1.89%) SCOM
3 3 (1.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (1.42%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (1.42%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.94%) WSUS
4 2 (0.94%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.47%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (0.47%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.47%) MOM
5 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.47%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.47%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 36 (16.98%) SAP
2 30 (14.15%) Oracle
3 29 (13.68%) Microsoft
4 23 (10.85%) VMware
5 17 (8.02%) HP
6 11 (5.19%) Cisco
7 10 (4.72%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.72%) EMC
8 9 (4.25%) Citrix
8 9 (4.25%) IBM
9 7 (3.30%) Brocade
10 6 (2.83%) 3PAR
10 6 (2.83%) Symantec
11 4 (1.89%) Google
11 4 (1.89%) Clearswift
12 3 (1.42%) Alias
12 3 (1.42%) Sun
12 3 (1.42%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.42%) Cognos
13 2 (0.94%) ArcSight
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £315 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Hampshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 per day + Expenses
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Rate: £450-500/day
Posted: 21 days ago