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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 37 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 109 157 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.99% 9.03% 7.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 9.73% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 61 50
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£425 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £315 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £510 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £436 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £21.33 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+28.92% -43.12%
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
1960 1613 1420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.74% 92.81% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 882 704
Average daily rate £350 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 102 171
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -21.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -5 15 £365 -18.88% 4
Basingstoke -21 11 £394 +5.00% 5
Hook -14 9 £347 -18.24%
Portsmouth -4 8 £425 +21.42%
Havant -2 5 £425 +3.03%
Fareham -3 3 £305 -26.06%
Farnborough -5 3 £513 -
Aldershot -6 2 £440 -12.00%
Winchester -7 1 £450 -
Romsey - - - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 65 (28.38%) Security Cleared
2 47 (20.52%) Windows
3 46 (20.09%) SC Cleared
4 38 (16.59%) SAP
5 35 (15.28%) Oracle
6 32 (13.97%) Migration
7 31 (13.54%) Finance
7 31 (13.54%) SQL
7 31 (13.54%) Microsoft
8 25 (10.92%) Active Directory
9 23 (10.04%) Linux
9 23 (10.04%) VMware
10 21 (9.17%) UNIX
11 20 (8.73%) PowerShell
12 18 (7.86%) XML
12 18 (7.86%) HP
13 16 (6.99%) Cisco
13 16 (6.99%) ITIL
13 16 (6.99%) HTML
14 15 (6.55%) MS Exchange
14 15 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (6.55%) Replication
14 15 (6.55%) Firewall
15 14 (6.11%) DV Cleared
15 14 (6.11%) SAP SRM
16 13 (5.68%) SAN
17 12 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (5.24%) Internet
17 12 (5.24%) Oracle EBS
17 12 (5.24%) Project Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (6.55%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.37%) IIS
3 9 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (3.49%) Lync
5 7 (3.06%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.18%) Apache
6 5 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.87%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.44%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.44%) Confluence
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.44%) Node.js
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.75%) MS Office
3 3 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (6.11%) SAP SRM
2 12 (5.24%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (4.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (4.37%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (3.06%) SAP HR
5 6 (2.62%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (2.18%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (2.18%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (2.18%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (2.18%) SAP FI
6 5 (2.18%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (2.18%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (2.18%) SAP CO
6 5 (2.18%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (1.75%) SAP BPC
7 4 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (1.31%) SAP Business One
8 3 (1.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.75%) Office 365
2 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) Force.com
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
3 1 (0.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.55%) Firewall
2 13 (5.68%) SAN
3 12 (5.24%) Internet
4 7 (3.06%) FTP
5 4 (1.75%) HTTP
5 4 (1.75%) LDAP
5 4 (1.75%) X.400
5 4 (1.75%) X.500
5 4 (1.75%) WAN
5 4 (1.75%) SMTP
5 4 (1.75%) NAS
6 3 (1.31%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.31%) NetScaler
6 3 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.31%) Network Security
6 3 (1.31%) DNS
6 3 (1.31%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.31%) DMZ
6 3 (1.31%) ATM
6 3 (1.31%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.93%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (2.62%) SAP BW
3 6 (2.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.31%) DB2
6 2 (0.87%) Ingres
7 1 (0.44%) QlikView
7 1 (0.44%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.44%) DTS
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Anywhere
7 1 (0.44%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Subversion
2 5 (2.18%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.87%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.87%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.87%) NUnit
5 2 (0.87%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.87%) CppUnit
5 2 (0.87%) Ant
5 2 (0.87%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.44%) QUnit
6 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.44%) Grunt
6 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.44%) JIRA
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 31 (13.54%) Finance
2 11 (4.80%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.06%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.18%) General Ledger
5 4 (1.75%) Retail
5 4 (1.75%) Military
6 3 (1.31%) Advertising
6 3 (1.31%) Marketing
7 2 (0.87%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.86%) XML
2 16 (6.99%) HTML
3 9 (3.93%) JSON
4 8 (3.49%) CSS
5 7 (3.06%) Middleware
6 6 (2.62%) jQuery
7 5 (2.18%) RESTful
7 5 (2.18%) HTML5
7 5 (2.18%) CSS3
7 5 (2.18%) .NET
8 4 (1.75%) Web Services
8 4 (1.75%) Ajax
8 4 (1.75%) Leaflet
8 4 (1.75%) Google Maps API
9 3 (1.31%) JSP
10 2 (0.87%) BAPI
10 2 (0.87%) Motif
10 2 (0.87%) wxWidgets
10 2 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.55%) Replication
2 10 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.62%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.18%) Clustering
5 4 (1.75%) Fat Client
5 4 (1.75%) Thin Client
5 4 (1.75%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.75%) User Experience
6 3 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.31%) AS400
7 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.87%) EMV
7 2 (0.87%) NHS
7 2 (0.87%) RMADS
7 2 (0.87%) SecurID
7 2 (0.87%) PKI
7 2 (0.87%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.87%) CMDB
7 2 (0.87%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 47 (20.52%) Windows
2 23 (10.04%) Linux
3 21 (9.17%) UNIX
4 12 (5.24%) Windows 7
5 10 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (3.49%) AIX
6 8 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.18%) Solaris
8 5 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.75%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.44%) CentOS
10 1 (0.44%) Android
10 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (13.97%) Migration
2 16 (6.99%) ITIL
3 15 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (5.24%) Project Management
5 11 (4.80%) Unit Testing
5 11 (4.80%) Data Migration
6 10 (4.37%) Change Management
7 9 (3.93%) Mentoring
8 8 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (3.49%) ERP
8 8 (3.49%) Workflow
8 8 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (3.06%) CRM
9 7 (3.06%) E-business
10 6 (2.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (2.62%) ETL
10 6 (2.62%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (2.18%) OO
11 5 (2.18%) Scrum
11 5 (2.18%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.54%) SQL
2 20 (8.73%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.80%) VBScript
4 9 (3.93%) C
4 9 (3.93%) Java
4 9 (3.93%) Korn
5 8 (3.49%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.06%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.62%) ABAP
7 6 (2.62%) Python
7 6 (2.62%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.31%) RPG IV
9 3 (1.31%) sed
9 3 (1.31%) AWK
9 3 (1.31%) C++
9 3 (1.31%) RPG
9 3 (1.31%) Perl
10 2 (0.87%) C#
10 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (28.38%) Security Cleared
2 46 (20.09%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.11%) DV Cleared
4 12 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.62%) MCSE
6 5 (2.18%) MCSA
6 5 (2.18%) MCITP
7 4 (1.75%) Degree
7 4 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.31%) CISSP
8 3 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.87%) CCIE
9 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.87%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.87%) VCAP
10 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.44%) CISA
10 1 (0.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.87%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) GAAP
3 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 25 (10.92%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.49%) vSphere
4 7 (3.06%) XenApp
5 4 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (1.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (1.31%) XenServer
7 2 (0.87%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.87%) SRDF
7 2 (0.87%) Brightmail
7 2 (0.87%) PowerHA
7 2 (0.87%) vCloud
7 2 (0.87%) GPFS
7 2 (0.87%) Novell eDirectory
8 1 (0.44%) NFS
8 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.44%) Firmware
8 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.44%) Samba
8 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (3.49%) SCCM
2 4 (1.75%) SCOM
3 3 (1.31%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (1.31%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.31%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.87%) WSUS
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.44%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.44%) MOM
5 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.44%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.44%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 38 (16.59%) SAP
2 35 (15.28%) Oracle
3 31 (13.54%) Microsoft
4 23 (10.04%) VMware
5 18 (7.86%) HP
6 16 (6.99%) Cisco
7 10 (4.37%) EMC
7 10 (4.37%) Citrix
8 9 (3.93%) IBM
8 9 (3.93%) Symantec
9 8 (3.49%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.06%) Brocade
11 6 (2.62%) Clearswift
12 4 (1.75%) Remedy
12 4 (1.75%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.75%) Google
13 3 (1.31%) IronPort
13 3 (1.31%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.31%) Alias
13 3 (1.31%) Sun
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Collingwood Associates
Rate: £475 - £500+ per day
Posted: 24 days ago