The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 19 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.41% 6.11% 6.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% 6.40% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Median daily rate £419 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £400 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £521 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +54.12%
Consultant
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 125 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.85% 95.42% 97.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 53 88
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £275 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 31 21
Median hourly rate £42.50 £26.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Portsmouth region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (33.33%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) Adobe
3 4 (22.22%) Marketing
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) CCIE
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) F5
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (16.67%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (11.11%) Android Development
5 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.11%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.11%) CSS

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (5.56%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (5.56%) Eloqua
2 1 (5.56%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.56%) BGP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) IOS XR
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) NX-OS
2 1 (5.56%) OSPF
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.56%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Android Development
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Content Management
4 2 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Campaign Management
5 1 (5.56%) Presales
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCIE
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Adobe
2 3 (16.67%) F5
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) VMware