The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Coast region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
England / South Coast
Rank 3 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 22.22% 5.00% 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.22% 5.26% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £46.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+14.13% +85.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Coast 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
South Coast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 100.00% 95.00% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Median daily rate £525 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £388 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South Coast

Consultant Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South Coast

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 South Coast region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAP WM
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South Coast 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire