The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 34 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 103 151 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.63% 6.69% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.09% 7.00% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 86 75
Median daily rate £425 £443 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +14.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £33.75 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +23.85%
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
1690 2157 1911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.40% 95.53% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1051 1301 1085
Median daily rate £383 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.65% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 131 108
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.35 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hampshire region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth -9 10 £400 -23.07% 1
Winchester +8 9 £425 +7.59%
Southampton +11 7 £356 -35.22% 2
Hook -3 7 £570 +49.50% 1
Andover -5 5 £325 -18.75%
Fareham -16 5 £450 +14.64% 1
Basingstoke +3 3 £225 -59.64% 2
Havant -4 3 - -
Gosport +6 2 £600 +24.35%
Farnborough -1 2 £425 -5.55%
Aldershot +3 1 £475 +5.55%
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 50 (22.42%) Security Cleared
2 45 (20.18%) Oracle
3 40 (17.94%) SC Cleared
4 35 (15.70%) Windows
5 34 (15.25%) SAP
6 29 (13.00%) Linux
7 26 (11.66%) Migration
8 25 (11.21%) Cisco
9 24 (10.76%) Microsoft
10 23 (10.31%) .NET
10 23 (10.31%) SQL
11 22 (9.87%) Information Security
12 18 (8.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 17 (7.62%) Degree
13 17 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (7.17%) Finance
14 16 (7.17%) VMware
14 16 (7.17%) Java
14 16 (7.17%) ITIL
14 16 (7.17%) CISSP
14 16 (7.17%) CheckPoint
15 15 (6.73%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (6.73%) C#
15 15 (6.73%) Retail
15 15 (6.73%) Test Scripting
15 15 (6.73%) PowerShell
15 15 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (6.28%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (6.28%) User Stories

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.69%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (2.24%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.35%) SAS
4 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.90%) Apache
5 2 (0.90%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.90%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.90%) CMS
5 2 (0.90%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.90%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.45%) Documentum
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.45%) IIS
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.69%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.24%) SAP Retail
3 4 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.35%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.90%) HFM
5 2 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.90%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.90%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.90%) SAP SCM
5 2 (0.90%) SAP SM
6 1 (0.45%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.45%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.45%) SAP FI-AP
6 1 (0.45%) SAP FI-GL
6 1 (0.45%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.45%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.69%) Office 365
3 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.90%) HP Helion
4 2 (0.90%) IaaS
4 2 (0.90%) SaaS
5 1 (0.45%) PaaS
5 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.83%) Firewall
2 8 (3.59%) SAN
3 7 (3.14%) NetScaler
4 6 (2.69%) SSL
5 5 (2.24%) DNS
5 5 (2.24%) Network Security
6 4 (1.79%) LAN
6 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.35%) Internet
7 3 (1.35%) VPN
8 2 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.90%) IPsec
8 2 (0.90%) Skype
8 2 (0.90%) Wireless
9 1 (0.45%) MPLS
9 1 (0.45%) OSPF
9 1 (0.45%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.45%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.28%) Oracle Database
2 10 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (3.14%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.69%) SQLPlus
5 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (2.24%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.90%) Big Data
7 2 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.90%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.90%) Parquet
7 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.45%) OLTP
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (5.83%) Selenium
2 13 (5.83%) SpecFlow
3 9 (4.04%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (2.69%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.24%) HP UFT
5 5 (2.24%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.79%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.45%) Ant
7 1 (0.45%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.45%) JConsole
7 1 (0.45%) JUnit
7 1 (0.45%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.45%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.45%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.45%) Subversion
7 1 (0.45%) VisualVM
General
1 16 (7.17%) Finance
2 15 (6.73%) Retail
3 10 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.59%) Marketing
5 6 (2.69%) Law
6 4 (1.79%) Legal
7 3 (1.35%) Billing
7 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.90%) Local Government
9 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.45%) Banking
9 1 (0.45%) French Language
9 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.45%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.31%) .NET
2 11 (4.93%) Web Services
2 11 (4.93%) XML
3 7 (3.14%) CSS
4 6 (2.69%) XSL
5 5 (2.24%) XSLT
6 4 (1.79%) REST
7 3 (1.35%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (1.35%) HTML
7 3 (1.35%) JMS
7 3 (1.35%) Regular Expression
7 3 (1.35%) SAP Basis
7 3 (1.35%) WSDL
8 2 (0.90%) Apache Camel
8 2 (0.90%) J2EE
8 2 (0.90%) JDBC
8 2 (0.90%) Middleware
8 2 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.90%) XML Schema
8 2 (0.90%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.93%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.48%) PKI
3 9 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.14%) Replication
5 5 (2.24%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.79%) CMDB
7 3 (1.35%) CESG
7 3 (1.35%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.35%) User Experience
8 2 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.90%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.45%) CCTV
9 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.45%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.45%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.45%) IVR
9 1 (0.45%) Life Science
9 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.45%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 35 (15.70%) Windows
2 29 (13.00%) Linux
3 15 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (6.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (4.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (3.59%) Windows Server
7 7 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.14%) Unix
8 6 (2.69%) AIX
9 4 (1.79%) CentOS
10 3 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.35%) Solaris
10 3 (1.35%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.45%) HPUX
11 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.45%) VMS
11 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (11.66%) Migration
2 22 (9.87%) Information Security
3 17 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (7.17%) ITIL
5 15 (6.73%) Test Scripting
6 14 (6.28%) Scrum
6 14 (6.28%) Security Management
6 14 (6.28%) User Stories
7 13 (5.83%) Defect Tracking
8 12 (5.38%) BDD
8 12 (5.38%) Regression Testing
8 12 (5.38%) Service Management
8 12 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (4.93%) DevOps
9 11 (4.93%) Information Assurance
10 10 (4.48%) Business Analysis
10 10 (4.48%) Project Management
11 9 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (4.04%) Information Security Management
11 9 (4.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (10.31%) SQL
2 16 (7.17%) Java
3 15 (6.73%) C#
3 15 (6.73%) PowerShell
4 13 (5.83%) F#
5 9 (4.04%) PL/SQL
6 7 (3.14%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.14%) VBScript
7 6 (2.69%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.69%) C
7 6 (2.69%) C++
8 4 (1.79%) Korn
8 4 (1.79%) PHP
9 3 (1.35%) ABAP
9 3 (1.35%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.35%) Perl
9 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.45%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.45%) VB
10 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (22.42%) Security Cleared
2 40 (17.94%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.62%) Degree
4 16 (7.17%) CISSP
5 15 (6.73%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (4.48%) CCSP
6 10 (4.48%) CISM
7 8 (3.59%) CCNP
8 6 (2.69%) CCDP
8 6 (2.69%) CCIE
9 5 (2.24%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.90%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (0.90%) CLAS
13 1 (0.45%) CCA
13 1 (0.45%) IISP
13 1 (0.45%) ISEB
13 1 (0.45%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.48%) JSP 440
3 9 (4.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 8 (3.59%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.24%) QA
6 4 (1.79%) COBIT
7 2 (0.90%) SLA
8 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.45%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.45%) RMADS
System Software
1 12 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.79%) vCloud
4 3 (1.35%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (1.35%) vSphere
4 3 (1.35%) XenApp
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.45%) Docker
6 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.69%) Puppet
2 5 (2.24%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (1.79%) SCCM
3 4 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.35%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.35%) Netcool
4 3 (1.35%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (0.90%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.90%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (0.90%) Unicenter
5 2 (0.90%) vRealize
6 1 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.45%) Nessus
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 45 (20.18%) Oracle
2 34 (15.25%) SAP
3 25 (11.21%) Cisco
4 24 (10.76%) Microsoft
5 16 (7.17%) CheckPoint
5 16 (7.17%) VMware
6 14 (6.28%) Citrix
7 9 (4.04%) HP
8 6 (2.69%) IBM
8 6 (2.69%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.69%) Remedy
9 5 (2.24%) Northgate
9 5 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.79%) Palo Alto
10 4 (1.79%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.35%) Adobe
11 3 (1.35%) Aruba
11 3 (1.35%) CA
11 3 (1.35%) Extreme Networks
11 3 (1.35%) F5
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