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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 30 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 120 121 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.47% 5.86% 5.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.86% 6.35% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 76 60
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£425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £506 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+22.72% -
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
2049 1906 1704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.39% 92.26% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1243 1117 983
Average daily rate £375 £350 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 116 147
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.77 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% -4.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £10.57 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 September 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 September 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
Farnborough +2 12 £425 +25.92% 8
Southampton -2 12 £463 +34.05% 2
Gosport +11 11 £433 -16.01%
Hook +6 8 £381 +8.92% 1
Portsmouth -7 8 £480 +16.78% 2
Basingstoke -3 7 £558 +71.53% 1
Aldershot - 6 £450 -
Havant +4 4 - - 2
Fareham -2 3 £310 -11.42% 1
Andover -5 3 £375 -
Winchester -17 3 £395 -1.25%
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 78 (34.36%) Security Cleared
2 66 (29.07%) SC Cleared
3 63 (27.75%) Oracle
4 44 (19.38%) Microsoft
5 40 (17.62%) SAP
5 40 (17.62%) Windows
6 39 (17.18%) Finance
7 34 (14.98%) Migration
8 26 (11.45%) VMware
9 22 (9.69%) Active Directory
10 21 (9.25%) MS Excel
11 20 (8.81%) UNIX
11 20 (8.81%) SQL
11 20 (8.81%) Oracle EBS R12
12 19 (8.37%) ITIL
13 18 (7.93%) Project Management
13 18 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (7.93%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (7.49%) Linux
14 17 (7.49%) HP
15 16 (7.05%) Java
16 15 (6.61%) Oracle EBS
16 15 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (6.61%) Cisco
17 14 (6.17%) PowerShell
17 14 (6.17%) SAP BW
17 14 (6.17%) MS Exchange
17 14 (6.17%) .NET
17 14 (6.17%) Oracle Reports
18 13 (5.73%) Change Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 14 (6.17%) MS Exchange
2 13 (5.73%) Lync
3 12 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.29%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.96%) IIS
5 8 (3.52%) Apache
6 6 (2.64%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (2.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.20%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.20%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.76%) NetWeaver
8 4 (1.76%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.88%) Smallworld
11 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.76%) MS Project
2 4 (1.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 20 (8.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (6.61%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (4.85%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (3.96%) Oracle Assets
4 9 (3.96%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (3.96%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (3.52%) SAP BPC
5 8 (3.52%) Oracle 11i
6 7 (3.08%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 7 (3.08%) Oracle AGIS
7 5 (2.20%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (1.76%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 3 (1.32%) SAP SRM
9 3 (1.32%) SAP FS
9 3 (1.32%) SAP SM
9 3 (1.32%) SAP MM
10 2 (0.88%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.76%) Office 365
2 2 (0.88%) Taleo
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.44%) Silverpop
3 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.29%) SSL
2 11 (4.85%) Firewall
3 10 (4.41%) LDAP
4 9 (3.96%) WAN
5 8 (3.52%) SAN
6 7 (3.08%) IPsec
6 7 (3.08%) LAN
7 6 (2.64%) HTTP
8 5 (2.20%) VPN
9 4 (1.76%) Internet
9 4 (1.76%) Unified Communications
9 4 (1.76%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.32%) SSH
10 3 (1.32%) SMTP
10 3 (1.32%) ATM
11 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.88%) X.400
11 2 (0.88%) X.500
11 2 (0.88%) Wireless
11 2 (0.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.17%) Oracle Reports
1 14 (6.17%) SAP BW
2 13 (5.73%) SAP HANA
3 11 (4.85%) SQL Server
4 10 (4.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.20%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (2.20%) DB2
7 5 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.32%) Big Data
8 3 (1.32%) Lumira
8 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.88%) TKPROF
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.88%) QlikView
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (0.88%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (3.96%) HP UFT
2 7 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (3.08%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (2.64%) Selenium
3 6 (2.64%) WebDriver
4 5 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.88%) MSI
6 1 (0.44%) NUnit
6 1 (0.44%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.44%) Axure RP
General
1 39 (17.18%) Finance
2 4 (1.76%) Manufacturing
2 4 (1.76%) Retail
3 3 (1.32%) Military
3 3 (1.32%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.88%) Back Office
4 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.88%) Publishing
4 2 (0.88%) General Ledger
4 2 (0.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.17%) .NET
2 9 (3.96%) Middleware
3 6 (2.64%) JSP
3 6 (2.64%) SOAP
3 6 (2.64%) XML
4 5 (2.20%) SAML
4 5 (2.20%) HTML
4 5 (2.20%) REST
5 4 (1.76%) WebCenter
6 3 (1.32%) JMS
6 3 (1.32%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.88%) JSF
7 2 (0.88%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.88%) WSDL
7 2 (0.88%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (0.88%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (0.88%) BAPI
7 2 (0.88%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.88%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.44%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.64%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.76%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.32%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.32%) PKI
5 3 (1.32%) GIS
5 3 (1.32%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.32%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.88%) DataPower
6 2 (0.88%) Clustering
6 2 (0.88%) EMV
6 2 (0.88%) Chip Card
6 2 (0.88%) User Experience
7 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.44%) AS400
7 1 (0.44%) Replication
7 1 (0.44%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 40 (17.62%) Windows
2 20 (8.81%) UNIX
3 18 (7.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (7.49%) Linux
5 9 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.52%) Solaris
7 7 (3.08%) AIX
8 5 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.32%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.32%) SUSE
10 2 (0.88%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.88%) CentOS
11 1 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.98%) Migration
2 19 (8.37%) ITIL
3 18 (7.93%) Project Management
4 15 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (5.73%) Change Management
5 13 (5.73%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (5.73%) SDLC
6 12 (5.29%) Data Modelling
7 11 (4.85%) Information Security
8 10 (4.41%) Workflow
9 9 (3.96%) Time Management
10 8 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (3.52%) Scrum
10 8 (3.52%) Identity Management
10 8 (3.52%) Six Sigma
10 8 (3.52%) Test Automation
11 7 (3.08%) Analytics
11 7 (3.08%) Service Management
11 7 (3.08%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.81%) SQL
2 16 (7.05%) Java
3 14 (6.17%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.96%) ABAP
5 7 (3.08%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.08%) VBScript
6 6 (2.64%) VB
6 6 (2.64%) Perl
7 5 (2.20%) PHP
7 5 (2.20%) C
8 4 (1.76%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.32%) C++
10 2 (0.88%) SAPscript
10 2 (0.88%) VBA
11 1 (0.44%) Python
11 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.44%) XAML
11 1 (0.44%) Korn
11 1 (0.44%) X++
11 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 78 (34.36%) Security Cleared
2 66 (29.07%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.73%) Degree
4 10 (4.41%) ISEB
5 7 (3.08%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.76%) HP AIS
7 4 (1.76%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (1.32%) MCITP
8 3 (1.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (1.32%) MCSE
9 2 (0.88%) MCSA
10 1 (0.44%) CISSP
10 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.44%) CNE
10 1 (0.44%) Novell Certification
10 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.44%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.44%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.52%) SLA
2 6 (2.64%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.76%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (9.69%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.08%) vSphere
4 6 (2.64%) XenApp
4 6 (2.64%) XenServer
5 5 (2.20%) Shibboleth
6 4 (1.76%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 3 (1.32%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.44%) NDS
9 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.44%) Squid
9 1 (0.44%) Novell eDirectory
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 10 (4.41%) SCCM
1 10 (4.41%) SCOM
2 5 (2.20%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.20%) SCOrch
2 5 (2.20%) SCSM
3 4 (1.76%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.32%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.32%) ArcSight ESM
4 3 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.44%) MOM
6 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 63 (27.75%) Oracle
2 44 (19.38%) Microsoft
3 40 (17.62%) SAP
4 26 (11.45%) VMware
5 17 (7.49%) HP
6 15 (6.61%) Cisco
7 10 (4.41%) IBM
7 10 (4.41%) Citrix
8 8 (3.52%) Juniper
9 7 (3.08%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.64%) Ariba
10 6 (2.64%) F5
11 5 (2.20%) CA
12 4 (1.76%) Remedy
13 3 (1.32%) McAfee
13 3 (1.32%) Informatica
13 3 (1.32%) NetApp
13 3 (1.32%) Dell
13 3 (1.32%) Intel
13 3 (1.32%) ArcSight
Hampshire
Talent International
Rate: £400.00 - £600 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Rate: £450-500/day
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Rate: £450-500/day
Posted: 15 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago