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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 21 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 136 100 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.89% 4.65% 5.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.40% 4.90% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 72 68
Median daily rate £425 £423 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +9.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £548 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 £54.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.27% +111.76%
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
1839 2039 1957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.16% 94.84% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1164 1290 1112
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 137 112
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.17 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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
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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Southampton +11 12 £370 +6.47% 4
Basingstoke +9 11 £440 -12.00% 3
Portsmouth -6 11 £400 +5.26% 2
Winchester +1 8 £413 -0.60%
Havant +6 6 £340 -
Hook +4 6 £450 -7.21% 2
Andover -11 6 £350 +3.70%
Gosport -2 3 £600 +41.17%
Farnborough -8 2 £450 +5.88% 3
Fareham -9 2 £413 +41.02% 2
Eastleigh - 1 £500 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 67 (26.38%) Security Cleared
2 58 (22.83%) SC Cleared
3 47 (18.50%) Oracle
4 38 (14.96%) Windows
5 35 (13.78%) SAP
6 34 (13.39%) Cisco
7 30 (11.81%) Migration
8 29 (11.42%) Firewall
9 28 (11.02%) Microsoft
9 28 (11.02%) Linux
10 26 (10.24%) Information Security
11 22 (8.66%) CheckPoint
12 21 (8.27%) Finance
12 21 (8.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 20 (7.87%) SQL
14 19 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (7.09%) Citrix
15 18 (7.09%) CISSP
15 18 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (6.69%) .NET
17 16 (6.30%) VMware
17 16 (6.30%) ITIL
17 16 (6.30%) Active Directory
17 16 (6.30%) Oracle Database
18 15 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (5.91%) Java
18 15 (5.91%) Scrum
18 15 (5.91%) Retail
18 15 (5.91%) Test Scripting
19 14 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008

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 (2.36%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (1.97%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.57%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (1.57%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.18%) IIS
4 3 (1.18%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.18%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.79%) Apache
5 2 (0.79%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.79%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.79%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.79%) SAS
5 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 11 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.79%) MS Office
2 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.39%) InVision
Business Applications
1 7 (2.76%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.97%) SAP Retail
3 3 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.79%) Exstream
4 2 (0.79%) HFM
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.79%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.79%) SAP FI-AP
4 2 (0.79%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.79%) SAP SM
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.39%) SAP FI-GL
5 1 (0.39%) SAP FS
5 1 (0.39%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.39%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.39%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.94%) Office 365
2 7 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.42%) Firewall
2 12 (4.72%) LAN
3 10 (3.94%) SSL
3 10 (3.94%) VPN
4 9 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (3.54%) DNS
4 9 (3.54%) WAN
4 9 (3.54%) Wireless
5 8 (3.15%) Internet
5 8 (3.15%) NetScaler
5 8 (3.15%) SAN
5 8 (3.15%) VoIP
6 7 (2.76%) Network Security
7 5 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (1.57%) FTP
8 4 (1.57%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.18%) CTI
9 3 (1.18%) HTTP
9 3 (1.18%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (1.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.30%) Oracle Database
2 9 (3.54%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (2.36%) SQLPlus
5 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (1.97%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.57%) SAP BW
7 3 (1.18%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.79%) Big Data
8 2 (0.79%) DB2
8 2 (0.79%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.79%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.79%) Parquet
8 2 (0.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (3.94%) Selenium
2 10 (3.94%) SpecFlow
3 7 (2.76%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (1.97%) HP UFT
4 5 (1.97%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.39%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (8.27%) Finance
2 15 (5.91%) Retail
3 11 (4.33%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.54%) Marketing
5 5 (1.97%) Banking
5 5 (1.97%) Law
5 5 (1.97%) Legal
6 2 (0.79%) French Language
7 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.39%) German Language
7 1 (0.39%) Local Government
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.69%) .NET
2 10 (3.94%) XML
3 9 (3.54%) Web Services
4 7 (2.76%) CSS
5 6 (2.36%) XSL
6 5 (1.97%) SAP Basis
6 5 (1.97%) XSLT
7 4 (1.57%) JMS
7 4 (1.57%) Regular Expression
8 3 (1.18%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (1.18%) Middleware
8 3 (1.18%) SAML
8 3 (1.18%) SOAP
9 2 (0.79%) HTML
9 2 (0.79%) J2EE
9 2 (0.79%) JDBC
9 2 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.79%) WSDL
9 2 (0.79%) XML Schema
9 2 (0.79%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.12%) PKI
2 10 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.94%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.36%) Data Centre
4 5 (1.97%) Cryptography
4 5 (1.97%) User Experience
5 4 (1.57%) CESG
5 4 (1.57%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.18%) Replication
7 2 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.39%) CCTV
8 1 (0.39%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.39%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.39%) Clustering
8 1 (0.39%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.39%) EMV
8 1 (0.39%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.39%) IVR
8 1 (0.39%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.96%) Windows
2 28 (11.02%) Linux
3 15 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (3.54%) Unix
7 7 (2.76%) AIX
8 6 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.36%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.57%) CentOS
9 4 (1.57%) Solaris
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.18%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.39%) Android
11 1 (0.39%) HPUX
11 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (11.81%) Migration
2 26 (10.24%) Information Security
3 19 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (6.30%) ITIL
5 15 (5.91%) Scrum
5 15 (5.91%) Test Scripting
6 14 (5.51%) Information Assurance
6 14 (5.51%) Service Management
6 14 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (5.12%) Security Management
8 12 (4.72%) CRM
9 11 (4.33%) Risk Management
10 10 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (3.94%) Defect Tracking
10 10 (3.94%) ITIL V3
10 10 (3.94%) Regression Testing
10 10 (3.94%) SOA
10 10 (3.94%) User Stories
10 10 (3.94%) Workflow
11 9 (3.54%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.87%) SQL
2 15 (5.91%) Java
3 12 (4.72%) C#
4 10 (3.94%) F#
4 10 (3.94%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.15%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.76%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.36%) C++
8 5 (1.97%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.97%) Korn
8 5 (1.97%) VBScript
9 3 (1.18%) Perl
10 2 (0.79%) C
10 2 (0.79%) PHP
10 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.39%) ABAP
11 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.39%) LINC
11 1 (0.39%) VB
11 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (26.38%) Security Cleared
2 58 (22.83%) SC Cleared
3 18 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (7.09%) CISSP
4 14 (5.51%) CCNP
5 13 (5.12%) CISM
5 13 (5.12%) Degree
6 10 (3.94%) CCSP
7 6 (2.36%) CCDP
7 6 (2.36%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.57%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (1.57%) CLAS
10 3 (1.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (1.18%) CCIE
10 3 (1.18%) MCSA
10 3 (1.18%) MCSE
10 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 10 (3.94%) JSP 440
4 7 (2.76%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.97%) QA
6 4 (1.57%) COBIT
6 4 (1.57%) RMADS
7 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (6.30%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.97%) vSphere
3 4 (1.57%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (1.18%) UAG
4 3 (1.18%) vCloud
4 3 (1.18%) XenApp
5 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.39%) Docker
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.36%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (1.97%) Puppet
2 5 (1.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.57%) SCCM
4 3 (1.18%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.18%) Netcool
4 3 (1.18%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (0.79%) vRealize
5 2 (0.79%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.39%) Ansible
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco CME
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.39%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (0.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.39%) QRadar
Vendors
1 47 (18.50%) Oracle
2 35 (13.78%) SAP
3 34 (13.39%) Cisco
4 28 (11.02%) Microsoft
5 22 (8.66%) CheckPoint
6 18 (7.09%) Citrix
7 16 (6.30%) VMware
8 10 (3.94%) HP
9 5 (1.97%) IBM
9 5 (1.97%) Northgate
9 5 (1.97%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.57%) Adobe
10 4 (1.57%) Remedy
11 3 (1.18%) Aruba
11 3 (1.18%) Dell
11 3 (1.18%) Extreme Networks
11 3 (1.18%) hybris
11 3 (1.18%) Palo Alto
11 3 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.18%) ServiceNow
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Rate: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £3325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £500 per annum + +
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago