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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 37 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 111 115 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.21% 6.10% 5.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.75% 6.67% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 50 49
Average daily rate
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£425 £384 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £26.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-4.80% -34.17%
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
1930 1724 1331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.61% 91.41% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1083 961 715
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 104 148
Average hourly rate £16.16 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.17% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.38 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -13 10 £413 +17.85% 1
Winchester -7 9 £450 +38.46%
Basingstoke -16 5 £375 -6.25% 2
Fareham +3 4 £305 +19.60% 1
Havant - 4 £393 -
Portsmouth +1 3 £425 -
Farnborough -12 3 £438 -12.50% 1
Aldershot +2 1 £400 -20.00%
Andover - - - -
Gosport - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 61 (27.48%) Security Cleared
2 44 (19.82%) SC Cleared
3 42 (18.92%) SAP
4 39 (17.57%) Windows
5 35 (15.77%) Migration
6 34 (15.32%) SQL
7 28 (12.61%) Oracle
7 28 (12.61%) Microsoft
8 23 (10.36%) Finance
9 22 (9.91%) Linux
10 21 (9.46%) ITIL
11 19 (8.56%) Active Directory
12 18 (8.11%) HP
12 18 (8.11%) VMware
12 18 (8.11%) Unit Testing
13 16 (7.21%) Firewall
14 14 (6.31%) Workflow
14 14 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (6.31%) Data Migration
15 13 (5.86%) Test Scripting
15 13 (5.86%) UNIX
15 13 (5.86%) SQL Server
16 12 (5.41%) HTML
16 12 (5.41%) XML
17 11 (4.95%) SAN
17 11 (4.95%) DV Cleared
18 10 (4.50%) EMC
18 10 (4.50%) Cisco
18 10 (4.50%) IBM
18 10 (4.50%) TCP/IP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.70%) IIS
4 5 (2.25%) Apache
5 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.35%) Lync
7 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.90%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.45%) Node.js
8 1 (0.45%) Confluence
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.45%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.45%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.90%) MS Office
4 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.60%) SAP SRM
2 8 (3.60%) SAP FI
2 8 (3.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (3.60%) SAP CO
3 7 (3.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.15%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (2.25%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (2.25%) SAP HR
4 5 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.80%) SAP PP
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (1.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.90%) SAP FI-AP
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.80%) Office 365
2 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.45%) Force.com
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
3 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.21%) Firewall
2 11 (4.95%) SAN
3 10 (4.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.05%) Internet
5 6 (2.70%) Network Security
5 6 (2.70%) LAN
5 6 (2.70%) WAN
5 6 (2.70%) FTP
6 5 (2.25%) LDAP
7 4 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.35%) X.400
8 3 (1.35%) X.500
8 3 (1.35%) HTTP
8 3 (1.35%) SMTP
8 3 (1.35%) DNS
8 3 (1.35%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.35%) DMZ
8 3 (1.35%) NAS
8 3 (1.35%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.15%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (2.25%) QlikView
5 4 (1.80%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.35%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.35%) DB2
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.90%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.90%) Ingres
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 6 (2.70%) Subversion
2 5 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.80%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.90%) CruiseControl
4 2 (0.90%) NUnit
4 2 (0.90%) GoogleTest
4 2 (0.90%) CppUnit
4 2 (0.90%) Ant
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.90%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.90%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.45%) MSI
5 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.45%) JIRA
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.45%) LSMW
5 1 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.45%) Grunt
5 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 23 (10.36%) Finance
2 8 (3.60%) General Ledger
3 6 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.25%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.25%) Retail
5 3 (1.35%) Military
6 2 (0.90%) Marketing
6 2 (0.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.41%) HTML
1 12 (5.41%) XML
2 8 (3.60%) Middleware
3 7 (3.15%) CSS
4 6 (2.70%) JSON
4 6 (2.70%) jQuery
5 5 (2.25%) RESTful
5 5 (2.25%) HTML5
5 5 (2.25%) CSS3
6 4 (1.80%) Leaflet
6 4 (1.80%) Ajax
6 4 (1.80%) Google Maps API
6 4 (1.80%) .NET
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.35%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (0.90%) wxWidgets
8 2 (0.90%) JSP
8 2 (0.90%) Motif
8 2 (0.90%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.15%) Replication
2 6 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.70%) Clustering
3 4 (1.80%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.80%) Fat Client
3 4 (1.80%) NHS
3 4 (1.80%) Thin Client
3 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.90%) PKI
5 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.90%) SecurID
5 2 (0.90%) iSeries
5 2 (0.90%) RMADS
5 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.90%) AS400
6 1 (0.45%) Handset
6 1 (0.45%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.45%) EMC Centera
6 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.57%) Windows
2 22 (9.91%) Linux
3 13 (5.86%) UNIX
4 8 (3.60%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.60%) AIX
5 7 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.25%) Solaris
6 5 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.45%) CentOS
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.77%) Migration
2 21 (9.46%) ITIL
3 18 (8.11%) Unit Testing
4 14 (6.31%) Workflow
4 14 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (6.31%) Data Migration
5 13 (5.86%) Test Scripting
6 10 (4.50%) CRM
6 10 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (4.05%) Regression Testing
7 9 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (3.60%) ERP
9 7 (3.15%) Project Management
9 7 (3.15%) Change Management
9 7 (3.15%) Mentoring
10 6 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (2.70%) Service Delivery
10 6 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (2.25%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.32%) SQL
2 9 (4.05%) JavaScript
2 9 (4.05%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.70%) Korn
3 6 (2.70%) Java
3 6 (2.70%) VBScript
3 6 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.25%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.80%) C
5 4 (1.80%) ABAP
6 3 (1.35%) AWK
6 3 (1.35%) Python
6 3 (1.35%) sed
7 2 (0.90%) RPG/400
7 2 (0.90%) RPG IV
7 2 (0.90%) C++
7 2 (0.90%) VB
7 2 (0.90%) RPG
7 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 61 (27.48%) Security Cleared
2 44 (19.82%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.95%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.05%) VCP4
5 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.80%) CISSP
7 3 (1.35%) GIAC
7 3 (1.35%) MCSA
7 3 (1.35%) MCITP
8 2 (0.90%) Degree
8 2 (0.90%) ISEB
8 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.45%) GCIA
9 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.45%) CCIE
9 1 (0.45%) CCNP
9 1 (0.45%) CCNA
9 1 (0.45%) MCSE
9 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.90%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.45%) GAAP
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (8.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.70%) XenApp
4 4 (1.80%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.90%) GPFS
6 2 (0.90%) Novell eDirectory
6 2 (0.90%) PowerHA
6 2 (0.90%) vSphere
6 2 (0.90%) SRDF
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.45%) Samba
7 1 (0.45%) NFS
7 1 (0.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (3.60%) SCCM
2 5 (2.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (2.25%) SCOM
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.90%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.90%) SCSM
4 2 (0.90%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.90%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (0.90%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.45%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.45%) MOM
5 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.45%) Netcool
5 1 (0.45%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 42 (18.92%) SAP
2 28 (12.61%) Oracle
2 28 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.11%) HP
3 18 (8.11%) VMware
4 10 (4.50%) EMC
4 10 (4.50%) Cisco
4 10 (4.50%) IBM
4 10 (4.50%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.15%) Brocade
6 6 (2.70%) Citrix
7 5 (2.25%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.25%) 3PAR
7 5 (2.25%) ArcSight
7 5 (2.25%) Google
8 4 (1.80%) McAfee
9 3 (1.35%) AppSense
9 3 (1.35%) Alias
9 3 (1.35%) Clearswift
9 3 (1.35%) Remedy
Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
2Source Talent
Rate: From £370 to £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320 - £346 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £462.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago