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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 30 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 125 103 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.97% 6.00% 7.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.48% 6.41% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 65 84
Average daily rate
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£378 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -22.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -18.36%
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
1928 1606 1883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.03% 93.59% 93.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1113 938 993
Average daily rate £350 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 138 186
Average hourly rate £15.13 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.81% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Basingstoke +7 13 £388 -18.42% 3
Hook -6 12 £350 -4.10% 2
Southampton -14 12 £320 -11.11% 4
Portsmouth -2 8 £400 +45.45%
Fareham +2 5 £350 +16.66%
Farnborough -3 2 £338 -38.35% 3
Winchester -4 1 £400 -6.43% 9
Aldershot - - - - 2
Eastleigh - - - -
Romsey - - - - 1
Waterlooville - - - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (22.09%) Security Cleared
2 49 (19.68%) Windows
3 47 (18.88%) Oracle
4 40 (16.06%) Finance
5 37 (14.86%) SC Cleared
6 34 (13.65%) Microsoft
7 31 (12.45%) SQL
8 25 (10.04%) SAP
8 25 (10.04%) UNIX
9 24 (9.64%) Migration
9 24 (9.64%) Telecoms
10 23 (9.24%) Linux
10 23 (9.24%) HP
10 23 (9.24%) Cisco
11 22 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (8.43%) Active Directory
13 20 (8.03%) C
14 19 (7.63%) MS Excel
14 19 (7.63%) VMware
15 18 (7.23%) MS Exchange
15 18 (7.23%) PowerShell
16 17 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (6.43%) Project Management
17 16 (6.43%) Oracle EBS R12
18 15 (6.02%) Oracle Receivables
19 14 (5.62%) SAN
19 14 (5.62%) XML
20 13 (5.22%) Blackberry
20 13 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (5.22%) Degree

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (7.23%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (3.21%) IIS
4 8 (3.21%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.41%) SAS
6 5 (2.01%) Apache
6 5 (2.01%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (2.01%) Lync
7 4 (1.61%) NetWeaver
7 4 (1.61%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.80%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.01%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (6.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (6.02%) Oracle Receivables
3 12 (4.82%) Oracle Payables
4 11 (4.42%) Oracle Cash Management
4 11 (4.42%) Oracle General Ledger
5 10 (4.02%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (3.21%) SAP SRM
7 6 (2.41%) SAP BPC
8 5 (2.01%) BPCS
8 5 (2.01%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (1.61%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (1.20%) SAP HR
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle CRM
10 3 (1.20%) SAP Business One
10 3 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
1 1 (0.40%) Office 365
1 1 (0.40%) Force.com
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.62%) SAN
2 12 (4.82%) LAN
3 10 (4.02%) Firewall
3 10 (4.02%) WAN
3 10 (4.02%) Internet
4 6 (2.41%) Network Security
4 6 (2.41%) SSL
5 4 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.61%) X.400
5 4 (1.61%) X.500
5 4 (1.61%) ATM
5 4 (1.61%) LDAP
6 3 (1.20%) SMTP
6 3 (1.20%) FTP
6 3 (1.20%) HTTP
6 3 (1.20%) IPsec
6 3 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.20%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.80%) VLAN
7 2 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (2.81%) SAP BW
4 5 (2.01%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.61%) Base SAS
6 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.80%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.80%) BODI
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.80%) QlikView
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.40%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.61%) AppScan
2 3 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.80%) Gerrit
3 2 (0.80%) Maven
3 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.80%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.40%) JUnit
4 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.40%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.40%) Selenium
4 1 (0.40%) JIRA
4 1 (0.40%) Checkstyle
4 1 (0.40%) RSpec
4 1 (0.40%) FindBugs
General
1 40 (16.06%) Finance
2 24 (9.64%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.21%) Marketing
4 7 (2.81%) General Ledger
5 6 (2.41%) Military
6 5 (2.01%) Banking
7 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.80%) Retail
8 2 (0.80%) Automotive
8 2 (0.80%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.62%) XML
2 10 (4.02%) HTML
3 9 (3.61%) Middleware
4 8 (3.21%) .NET
4 8 (3.21%) Web Services
5 5 (2.01%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.01%) CSS
6 4 (1.61%) JSON
7 3 (1.20%) JSP
7 3 (1.20%) WSDL
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.80%) jQuery
8 2 (0.80%) SAML
8 2 (0.80%) SOAP
8 2 (0.80%) XSD
8 2 (0.80%) Flash
9 1 (0.40%) JMS
9 1 (0.40%) EDI
9 1 (0.40%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.22%) Blackberry
2 12 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.21%) Replication
3 8 (3.21%) AS400
4 7 (2.81%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.81%) iSeries
5 5 (2.01%) Clustering
5 5 (2.01%) User Experience
6 4 (1.61%) iPhone
6 4 (1.61%) Open Source
6 4 (1.61%) Handset
6 4 (1.61%) EMV
7 3 (1.20%) EMC Centera
7 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.80%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.80%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.80%) CESG
8 2 (0.80%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.80%) Human Factors
8 2 (0.80%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.68%) Windows
2 25 (10.04%) UNIX
3 23 (9.24%) Linux
4 10 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.21%) AIX
6 7 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.01%) Solaris
7 5 (2.01%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.01%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.61%) Android
9 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (9.64%) Migration
2 22 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (6.43%) Project Management
5 12 (4.82%) Workflow
5 12 (4.82%) CRM
6 11 (4.42%) ITIL
6 11 (4.42%) Configuration Management
7 10 (4.02%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (4.02%) Cash Management
7 10 (4.02%) E-business
7 10 (4.02%) ERP
8 9 (3.61%) ETL
9 8 (3.21%) Use Case
9 8 (3.21%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (2.81%) Information Security
10 7 (2.81%) Business Process Improvement
10 7 (2.81%) Data Migration
10 7 (2.81%) User Stories
11 6 (2.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.45%) SQL
2 20 (8.03%) C
3 18 (7.23%) PowerShell
4 11 (4.42%) Java
5 9 (3.61%) Perl
5 9 (3.61%) VBScript
6 8 (3.21%) PL/SQL
6 8 (3.21%) C++
7 7 (2.81%) C#
8 6 (2.41%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.01%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.61%) Ruby
10 4 (1.61%) Korn
10 4 (1.61%) Python
11 3 (1.20%) PHP
11 3 (1.20%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.20%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.20%) ABAP
12 2 (0.80%) VB
13 1 (0.40%) RPG
Qualifications
1 55 (22.09%) Security Cleared
2 37 (14.86%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.22%) Degree
4 12 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.02%) DV Cleared
6 9 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.41%) CISSP
7 6 (2.41%) MCSE
8 5 (2.01%) CISA
8 5 (2.01%) MBA
9 4 (1.61%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.20%) CCIE
10 3 (1.20%) CCDA
10 3 (1.20%) CCDP
10 3 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.20%) MCITP
11 2 (0.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.80%) CISM
11 2 (0.80%) CCNP
11 2 (0.80%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.21%) QA
2 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.40%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) GPG13
System Software
1 21 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.61%) vSphere
4 4 (1.61%) XenApp
5 3 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.20%) vCloud
5 3 (1.20%) XenServer
6 2 (0.80%) Brightmail
6 2 (0.80%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.40%) NFS
7 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.40%) Snort
7 1 (0.40%) Squid
7 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.40%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (1.61%) SCOM
2 3 (1.20%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.20%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.20%) SCCM
3 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.80%) WSUS
3 2 (0.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.40%) MOM
4 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.40%) EMC TimeFinder
4 1 (0.40%) Puppet
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 47 (18.88%) Oracle
2 34 (13.65%) Microsoft
3 25 (10.04%) SAP
4 23 (9.24%) HP
4 23 (9.24%) Cisco
5 19 (7.63%) VMware
6 12 (4.82%) Symantec
7 7 (2.81%) IBM
7 7 (2.81%) EMC
7 7 (2.81%) Proofpoint
8 5 (2.01%) Citrix
8 5 (2.01%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.01%) Clearswift
8 5 (2.01%) 3PAR
9 4 (1.61%) Blue Coat
9 4 (1.61%) Juniper
10 3 (1.20%) BMC
10 3 (1.20%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.20%) Remedy
10 3 (1.20%) McAfee
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