The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Support 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
Support Consultant
Rank 29 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.89% 0.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £20.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+41.25% +15.94%
Support Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
217 309 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 96.88% 97.48% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 163 238
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 18
Median hourly rate £28.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.66% +12.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Support Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Support Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Support Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Support Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Support Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the Somerset 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
Bath +4 1 £375 -
Support Consultant
South West

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Support 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 Somerset region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP SD
1 1 (33.33%) SAP MM
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP MM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP