The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 23 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 10 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.12% 2.67% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 2.72% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 10
Median daily rate £463 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £348 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
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 Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
234 331 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 96.30% 98.22% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 238 226
Median daily rate £363 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £548 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.35 £23.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.45% -48.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.25 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.00 £65.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Southampton region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) SAP
2 8 (28.57%) LAN
2 8 (28.57%) Wireless
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (21.43%) CCNP
4 6 (21.43%) VoIP
4 6 (21.43%) WAN
4 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (21.43%) Firewall
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (17.86%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.29%) Migration
6 4 (14.29%) SAP GRC
6 4 (14.29%) SAP Security
7 3 (10.71%) Data Management
7 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
8 2 (7.14%) JMS
8 2 (7.14%) Siebel
8 2 (7.14%) Windows
8 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 2 (7.14%) SQL
8 2 (7.14%) Web Services
8 2 (7.14%) Adobe
8 2 (7.14%) Active Directory

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) SAP GRC
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (3.57%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) LAN
1 8 (28.57%) Wireless
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) VoIP
2 6 (21.43%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) EDRMS
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) French Language
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) JMS
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Basis
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) CRM
2 4 (14.29%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) SAP Security
3 3 (10.71%) Data Management
3 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
4 2 (7.14%) EAI
4 2 (7.14%) Fault Management
4 2 (7.14%) Master Data Management
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Document Management
5 1 (3.57%) E-business
5 1 (3.57%) Information Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Information Management
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) System Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) CCNP
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCTS
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) SAP
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco
3 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Adobe
5 2 (7.14%) GoldenSource
5 2 (7.14%) Siebel
6 1 (3.57%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) VMware
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