The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 115 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 5 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.24% 0.87% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.93% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 13
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£451 £261 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.81% -17.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £409 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Technical 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
1965 1935 1619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.64% 93.48% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1254 1109 890
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 112 158
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.00 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Hampshire region.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Hampshire region.

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Technical 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 Technical Consultant within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
Hook - 2 £451 -
Andover - 1 £338 -
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) SSL
3 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) Juniper
4 5 (26.32%) SAN
4 5 (26.32%) SAML
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) UNIX
4 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) Apache
4 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
4 5 (26.32%) LDAP
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 5 (26.32%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 5 (26.32%) PHP
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Identity Management
4 5 (26.32%) IPsec
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) GlassFish
4 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) Apache
1 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
1 5 (26.32%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SSL
2 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) IPsec
2 5 (26.32%) LDAP
2 5 (26.32%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) SAML
2 4 (21.05%) JSP
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) JSF
4 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.26%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) DataPower
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Identity Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
3 4 (21.05%) Validation
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Six Sigma
4 3 (15.79%) Application Discovery
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Kanban
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
1 5 (26.32%) Perl
1 5 (26.32%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) C
3 1 (5.26%) X++
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) IBM Certification
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) Shibboleth
3 3 (15.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) Juniper
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) AppSense
4 1 (5.26%) Mercator
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Siebel