The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 15 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 34 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 9.63% 3.99% 4.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.97% 4.25% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 15
Median daily rate £488 £410 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.90% -25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £297 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £56.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.44% +125.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
341 353 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.60% 93.88% 96.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 259 301
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Swindon region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 17 (34.00%) SAP
2 13 (26.00%) Finance
3 10 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.00%) Retail
6 6 (12.00%) Migration
6 6 (12.00%) Banking
7 5 (10.00%) Billing
8 4 (8.00%) RIA
8 4 (8.00%) FMCG
8 4 (8.00%) SAP PP-PI
8 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
8 4 (8.00%) Firewall
8 4 (8.00%) Information Security
8 4 (8.00%) SAP PP
8 4 (8.00%) Linux
8 4 (8.00%) SQL
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle
8 4 (8.00%) CISSP
8 4 (8.00%) Data Privacy
8 4 (8.00%) Virtual Team
9 3 (6.00%) Robotic Automation
9 3 (6.00%) Robotic Process Automation
9 3 (6.00%) Unix
9 3 (6.00%) ETL
9 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.00%) ABAP
9 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
9 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (4.00%) SAS
1 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
1 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) Camtasia
2 1 (2.00%) Lectora
2 1 (2.00%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 10 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (8.00%) SAP PP
2 4 (8.00%) SAP PP-PI
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (4.00%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.00%) SNMP
3 1 (2.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.00%) QlikView
1 2 (4.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (4.00%) SAS EBI
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) Ant
2 1 (2.00%) Hudson
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Retail
3 6 (12.00%) Banking
4 5 (10.00%) Billing
5 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.00%) Law
6 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.00%) JSON
2 1 (2.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) FMCG
1 4 (8.00%) RIA
1 4 (8.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (6.00%) Robotics
3 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) PKI
3 2 (4.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Unix
3 2 (4.00%) AIX
3 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.00%) CentOS
4 1 (2.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.00%) Migration
3 4 (8.00%) Data Privacy
3 4 (8.00%) Information Security
4 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.00%) ETL
4 3 (6.00%) Robotic Automation
4 3 (6.00%) Robotic Process Automation
4 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Coaching
5 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.00%) DMAIC
5 2 (4.00%) Information Management
5 2 (4.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) ABAP
3 2 (4.00%) C#
3 2 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) Jython
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) CISSP
2 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) CCIE
3 2 (4.00%) CIPD
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.00%) JNCIE
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.00%) IFRS
2 2 (4.00%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
1 2 (4.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Ansible
1 2 (4.00%) Nagios
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.00%) Salt
2 1 (2.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) SAP
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Pega
4 2 (4.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
4 2 (4.00%) F5
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.00%) Juniper
4 2 (4.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Informatica
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.00%) Murex
5 1 (2.00%) SaltStack