The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 25 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 129 112 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.17% 6.50% 7.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.84% 6.95% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 73 65
Average daily rate £384 £391 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £33.50 - £36.88
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 - £32.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 - £41.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -28.42%
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1885 1612 1708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.15% 93.50% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 956 813
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 168 218
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Consultant
South East

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 16 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Consultant Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hook +19 26 £380 -2.72% 1
Basingstoke +17 12 £400 -4.76% 2
Aldershot - 8 - - 3
Farnborough +1 7 £431 +72.50% 2
Southampton -17 7 £475 -5.00% 6
Winchester -5 6 £325 -13.56% 1
Portsmouth -8 3 £380 +1.33% 2
Fareham -3 1 £255 -43.33%
Havant -8 1 £325 -
Eastleigh - - - -
Romsey - - - -
Alton - - - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 55 (20.52%) Oracle
2 52 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 50 (18.66%) Security Cleared
4 48 (17.91%) Finance
5 45 (16.79%) Windows
6 42 (15.67%) Telecoms
6 42 (15.67%) SC Cleared
7 36 (13.43%) SQL Server
8 31 (11.57%) Active Directory
9 28 (10.45%) MS Excel
10 27 (10.07%) Linux
10 27 (10.07%) Migration
11 26 (9.70%) UNIX
11 26 (9.70%) SQL
11 26 (9.70%) SAP
11 26 (9.70%) Cisco
12 22 (8.21%) ETL
12 22 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (7.84%) LAN
14 20 (7.46%) VMware
14 20 (7.46%) WebSphere
15 19 (7.09%) HP
15 19 (7.09%) Data Modelling
16 18 (6.72%) Degree
17 17 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (6.34%) XML
17 17 (6.34%) .NET
18 16 (5.97%) MS Exchange
19 15 (5.60%) ITIL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 20 (7.46%) WebSphere
2 16 (5.97%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.73%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.36%) SAS
5 8 (2.99%) IIS
5 8 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.24%) Lotus Domino
8 5 (1.87%) NetWeaver
9 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.12%) Lync
10 2 (0.75%) Apache
10 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.37%) CMS
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 28 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.36%) MS Office
3 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.12%) FrameMaker
3 3 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.75%) MS Project
5 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (3.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (2.61%) SAP BPC
2 7 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.12%) SAP SRM
4 3 (1.12%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.75%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.37%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.37%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.49%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Office 365
2 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.84%) LAN
2 14 (5.22%) WAN
3 13 (4.85%) LDAP
4 12 (4.48%) SAN
5 8 (2.99%) SSL
6 6 (2.24%) Internet
6 6 (2.24%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.24%) VPN
6 6 (2.24%) Firewall
7 5 (1.87%) Wireless
7 5 (1.87%) Unified Communications
7 5 (1.87%) MPLS
8 3 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.12%) Frame Relay
8 3 (1.12%) IPsec
8 3 (1.12%) Connectrix
9 2 (0.75%) NAS
9 2 (0.75%) WAAS
9 2 (0.75%) Network Security
9 2 (0.75%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.73%) SAP BW
3 10 (3.73%) MySQL
3 10 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.73%) Pentaho
4 9 (3.36%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (2.61%) Base SAS
7 6 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.87%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (2.99%) SoapUI
2 6 (2.24%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.75%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.75%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.37%) Subversion
4 1 (0.37%) AppScan
4 1 (0.37%) Selenium
4 1 (0.37%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 48 (17.91%) Finance
2 42 (15.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.24%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.49%) Military
4 4 (1.49%) Banking
4 4 (1.49%) Retail
4 4 (1.49%) Marketing
5 2 (0.75%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.75%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.37%) Legal
6 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.37%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.34%) .NET
1 17 (6.34%) XML
2 12 (4.48%) Middleware
3 11 (4.10%) HTML
4 10 (3.73%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.36%) SOAP
5 9 (3.36%) Web Services
6 7 (2.61%) CSS
7 5 (1.87%) WSDL
8 2 (0.75%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.75%) XSLT
8 2 (0.75%) J2EE
8 2 (0.75%) BAPI
8 2 (0.75%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.37%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.37%) JSON
9 1 (0.37%) Apache Axis
9 1 (0.37%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.37%) SAP Smart Forms
9 1 (0.37%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (1.49%) EMV
1 4 (1.49%) Clustering
1 4 (1.49%) CESG
1 4 (1.49%) CESG CLAS
1 4 (1.49%) Replication
1 4 (1.49%) RMADS
1 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (1.12%) CLARiiON
2 3 (1.12%) EMC Centera
2 3 (1.12%) HACMP
2 3 (1.12%) Blackberry
3 2 (0.75%) IPTV
3 2 (0.75%) Graphic Design
3 2 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (0.75%) DataPower
3 2 (0.75%) LPAR
3 2 (0.75%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (0.37%) HP Superdome
4 1 (0.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 45 (16.79%) Windows
2 27 (10.07%) Linux
3 26 (9.70%) UNIX
4 8 (2.99%) AIX
5 7 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.87%) Solaris
7 5 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.49%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.49%) SUSE
9 3 (1.12%) Android
10 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.75%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.37%) HPUX
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (10.07%) Migration
2 22 (8.21%) ETL
2 22 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (7.09%) Data Modelling
4 17 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (5.60%) ITIL
6 14 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (4.85%) Information Security
7 13 (4.85%) SOA
8 11 (4.10%) Project Management
9 10 (3.73%) Test Scripting
9 10 (3.73%) Dimensional Modelling
10 9 (3.36%) Business Analysis
10 9 (3.36%) CRM
11 8 (2.99%) Risk Management
11 8 (2.99%) Validation
11 8 (2.99%) Security Architecture
11 8 (2.99%) Test Strategy
12 7 (2.61%) Configuration Management
12 7 (2.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (9.70%) SQL
2 11 (4.10%) C
3 10 (3.73%) PL/SQL
4 8 (2.99%) C#
5 7 (2.61%) Java
6 6 (2.24%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.49%) ABAP
7 4 (1.49%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.12%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.12%) Perl
8 3 (1.12%) PHP
9 2 (0.75%) VB
9 2 (0.75%) Jython
9 2 (0.75%) Ruby
9 2 (0.75%) Python
9 2 (0.75%) REXX
10 1 (0.37%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.37%) XPath
10 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 50 (18.66%) Security Cleared
2 42 (15.67%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.72%) Degree
4 13 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.36%) CCDP
6 7 (2.61%) CCDA
6 7 (2.61%) CISSP
7 5 (1.87%) OCP
7 5 (1.87%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (1.87%) CISA
7 5 (1.87%) MBA
8 4 (1.49%) ISEB
9 3 (1.12%) CCNP
9 3 (1.12%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.75%) MCITP
10 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.75%) CCNA
10 2 (0.75%) CCIE
10 2 (0.75%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.37%) GPG13
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 31 (11.57%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.24%) vSphere
4 5 (1.87%) vCloud
4 5 (1.87%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.49%) XenApp
6 3 (1.12%) XenServer
6 3 (1.12%) SRDF
7 2 (0.75%) UAG
7 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.75%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.37%) Snort
8 1 (0.37%) Nmap
8 1 (0.37%) Squid
8 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.37%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 7 (2.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (1.87%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.87%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.12%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.12%) EMC TimeFinder
4 3 (1.12%) SCCM
5 2 (0.75%) SCOM
5 2 (0.75%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.37%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.37%) Nessus
6 1 (0.37%) WSUS
6 1 (0.37%) MOM
Vendors
1 55 (20.52%) Oracle
2 52 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.70%) Cisco
3 26 (9.70%) SAP
4 20 (7.46%) VMware
5 19 (7.09%) HP
6 11 (4.10%) IBM
7 10 (3.73%) JBoss
7 10 (3.73%) Citrix
8 8 (2.99%) Netezza
9 7 (2.61%) Lotus
10 6 (2.24%) RightFax
11 5 (1.87%) Brocade
11 5 (1.87%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.87%) McAfee
12 4 (1.49%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.12%) NetApp
13 3 (1.12%) Novell
13 3 (1.12%) Veritas
13 3 (1.12%) Remedy
Hampshire
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Unspecified (£flex)
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis IT
Rate: £300 - £341 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis IT
Rate: £280 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Neg
Posted: 16 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago