The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Solutions Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Consultant
Rank 253 269 250
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 8 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.091% 0.082% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.086% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £525 £430
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +22.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Solutions Consultant
England

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 East 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 East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8278 9272 8687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.04% 94.81% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4990 5586 4794
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 428 424
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Solutions Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Solutions Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Solutions Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Solutions Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Solutions Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Solutions Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Solutions Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Berkshire +8 3 £398 +9.65%
Hampshire -3 3 £425 -22.72%
Surrey - 2 - -
Solutions Consultant
England

Solutions Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Solutions 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 East region featuring Solutions Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Puppet
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (13.33%) CMS
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) SAP MM
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical

Solutions Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (13.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (6.67%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (6.67%) SAP MM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) MPLS
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) BBC
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) B2B
3 1 (6.67%) B2C
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) IBM
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) CA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (6.67%) OpenText
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata