The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.15% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

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
336 347 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.55% 93.78% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 252 290
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 £264 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £18.10 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) SAP
1 3 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
3 1 (16.67%) Salt
3 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (16.67%) Billing
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell

Technical 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
General
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) SaltStack