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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 25 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 128 102 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.12% 5.60% 8.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.65% 5.95% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 61 86
Average daily rate
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£375 £394 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +103.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -23.61%
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
1924 1714 1836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.01% 94.02% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1140 987 947
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £230 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 148 188
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -16 15 £330 - 6
Portsmouth +9 12 £411 +64.40%
Basingstoke +11 10 £325 -31.57% 4
Hook -3 10 £350 -4.10%
Fareham +1 6 £350 +40.00%
Farnborough - 4 £338 - 2
Winchester -1 1 £400 +2.56%
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
Romsey - - - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 53 (20.78%) Security Cleared
2 51 (20.00%) Oracle
3 50 (19.61%) Windows
4 41 (16.08%) Finance
5 37 (14.51%) SC Cleared
6 36 (14.12%) Microsoft
7 31 (12.16%) SAP
7 31 (12.16%) SQL
8 29 (11.37%) Telecoms
9 28 (10.98%) UNIX
10 27 (10.59%) Linux
11 24 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (9.41%) Cisco
12 23 (9.02%) HP
12 23 (9.02%) Migration
13 22 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (8.63%) MS Excel
14 20 (7.84%) Active Directory
15 19 (7.45%) C
15 19 (7.45%) VMware
16 18 (7.06%) Project Management
16 18 (7.06%) MS Exchange
17 16 (6.27%) PowerShell
18 15 (5.88%) Degree
18 15 (5.88%) SQL Server
18 15 (5.88%) SAN
19 14 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (5.10%) Blackberry
20 13 (5.10%) CRM
21 12 (4.71%) XML

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 18 (7.06%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (3.14%) SAS
5 6 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.35%) Lync
6 5 (1.96%) IIS
6 5 (1.96%) Apache
7 4 (1.57%) NetWeaver
7 4 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.18%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.78%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.39%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.39%) Confluence
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (3.92%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (3.92%) Oracle Receivables
2 10 (3.92%) Oracle Cash Management
3 9 (3.53%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (3.14%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (3.14%) SAP SRM
5 6 (2.35%) SAP BPC
6 5 (1.96%) BPCS
7 4 (1.57%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (1.18%) SAP Business One
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (1.18%) SAP HR
8 3 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (1.18%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Force.com
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
1 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.88%) SAN
2 11 (4.31%) LAN
3 9 (3.53%) WAN
4 8 (3.14%) Internet
5 7 (2.75%) Firewall
6 6 (2.35%) Network Security
6 6 (2.35%) SSL
7 4 (1.57%) ATM
7 4 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.18%) IPsec
8 3 (1.18%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.18%) LDAP
9 2 (0.78%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.78%) VPN
9 2 (0.78%) X.400
9 2 (0.78%) X.500
9 2 (0.78%) Intranet
9 2 (0.78%) VLAN
10 1 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.53%) SAP BW
3 7 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (2.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (2.35%) Base SAS
5 5 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.78%) BODI
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (1.57%) AppScan
2 3 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.78%) Gerrit
3 2 (0.78%) Maven
3 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.78%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.39%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.39%) Checkstyle
4 1 (0.39%) JIRA
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.39%) Selenium
4 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.39%) FindBugs
4 1 (0.39%) Gradle
4 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (16.08%) Finance
2 29 (11.37%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.53%) Marketing
4 7 (2.75%) General Ledger
5 5 (1.96%) Military
5 5 (1.96%) Banking
6 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.78%) Advertising
7 2 (0.78%) Automotive
7 2 (0.78%) Retail
8 1 (0.39%) Billing
8 1 (0.39%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.71%) XML
2 10 (3.92%) HTML
3 8 (3.14%) .NET
3 8 (3.14%) Web Services
4 6 (2.35%) Middleware
5 5 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.96%) CSS
6 4 (1.57%) JSON
7 3 (1.18%) JSP
7 3 (1.18%) WSDL
8 2 (0.78%) SAML
8 2 (0.78%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.78%) SOAP
8 2 (0.78%) XSD
8 2 (0.78%) Flash
8 2 (0.78%) jQuery
8 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.39%) REST
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.10%) Blackberry
2 8 (3.14%) AS400
2 8 (3.14%) Replication
3 7 (2.75%) iSeries
4 5 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.57%) iPhone
5 4 (1.57%) Open Source
5 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.57%) Handset
5 4 (1.57%) EMV
6 3 (1.18%) Clustering
6 3 (1.18%) CESG
6 3 (1.18%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (0.78%) Human Factors
7 2 (0.78%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.78%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.78%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.78%) SCORM
7 2 (0.78%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.61%) Windows
2 28 (10.98%) UNIX
3 27 (10.59%) Linux
4 10 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.75%) AIX
7 5 (1.96%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.96%) Android
7 5 (1.96%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.18%) Solaris
10 1 (0.39%) SUSE
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (9.02%) Migration
3 22 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (7.06%) Project Management
5 13 (5.10%) CRM
6 12 (4.71%) ETL
7 11 (4.31%) Configuration Management
7 11 (4.31%) Workflow
8 10 (3.92%) E-business
8 10 (3.92%) ITIL
9 9 (3.53%) ERP
9 9 (3.53%) Information Security
9 9 (3.53%) Cash Management
10 8 (3.14%) Business Process Improvement
10 8 (3.14%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (3.14%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (3.14%) Use Case
11 7 (2.75%) User Stories
12 6 (2.35%) Analytics
12 6 (2.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.16%) SQL
2 19 (7.45%) C
3 16 (6.27%) PowerShell
4 11 (4.31%) Java
5 10 (3.92%) Perl
6 8 (3.14%) PL/SQL
6 8 (3.14%) C++
7 7 (2.75%) C#
7 7 (2.75%) VBScript
7 7 (2.75%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.96%) Ruby
8 5 (1.96%) Python
8 5 (1.96%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.57%) Korn
10 3 (1.18%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.18%) ABAP
10 3 (1.18%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.18%) PHP
11 2 (0.78%) VB
12 1 (0.39%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 53 (20.78%) Security Cleared
2 37 (14.51%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.88%) Degree
4 12 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.75%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.75%) MCSE
7 6 (2.35%) CISSP
7 6 (2.35%) MBA
7 6 (2.35%) CISA
8 4 (1.57%) MCITP
8 4 (1.57%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.18%) CISM
9 3 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.18%) CCDA
9 3 (1.18%) CCDP
9 3 (1.18%) CCIE
9 3 (1.18%) CCNP
10 2 (0.78%) CCNA
10 2 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.53%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.39%) GPG13
4 1 (0.39%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.53%) vSphere
4 4 (1.57%) vCloud
4 4 (1.57%) XenApp
5 3 (1.18%) XenServer
5 3 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.78%) Brightmail
6 2 (0.78%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.39%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.39%) Snort
7 1 (0.39%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (1.18%) Backup Exec
1 3 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.78%) SCCM
2 2 (0.78%) WSUS
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.78%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.39%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.39%) SCOM
3 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.39%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 51 (20.00%) Oracle
2 36 (14.12%) Microsoft
3 31 (12.16%) SAP
4 24 (9.41%) Cisco
5 23 (9.02%) HP
6 19 (7.45%) VMware
7 11 (4.31%) Symantec
8 7 (2.75%) IBM
8 7 (2.75%) Proofpoint
9 6 (2.35%) 3PAR
10 5 (1.96%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.96%) EMC
10 5 (1.96%) Citrix
11 4 (1.57%) Juniper
11 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.57%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.57%) Netezza
12 3 (1.18%) IronPort
12 3 (1.18%) Clearswift
12 3 (1.18%) Remedy
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £235 - £270 per day
Posted: 25 days ago