The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Poole 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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank - - 4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole - - 20.51%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £35.15
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -21.76%
Consultant
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Poole 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
Poole
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
29 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole 87.88% 100.00% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 21
Average daily rate £338 £325 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Average hourly rate £12.25 £9.50 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.94% -58.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Poole

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Poole

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Poole