The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 19 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 47 34 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.76% 4.68% 9.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.10% 4.98% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 39
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £355 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £592 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £5.00 £43.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.50% -17.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +54.12%
Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
662 683 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.25% 94.08% 96.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 476 470
Median daily rate £376 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £248 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 52
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Swindon 0 19 £488 +8.33%
Corsham 0 8 £500 +28.20%
Salisbury +1 1 - -
Chippenham - 1 £275 -
Consultant
South West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Wiltshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 27 (31.76%) Finance
2 26 (30.59%) Security Cleared
3 22 (25.88%) SC Cleared
4 19 (22.35%) Windows
5 15 (17.65%) Oracle
6 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
6 13 (15.29%) Migration
7 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (10.59%) Splunk
8 9 (10.59%) DevOps
9 8 (9.41%) Docker
9 8 (9.41%) Windows Server
9 8 (9.41%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (9.41%) Linux
9 8 (9.41%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (8.24%) Open Source
10 7 (8.24%) PCI DSS
10 7 (8.24%) ERP
10 7 (8.24%) SNMP
11 6 (7.06%) Hyperion
11 6 (7.06%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (7.06%) Cisco
11 6 (7.06%) SQL
11 6 (7.06%) Banking
11 6 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (5.88%) RIA
12 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (5.88%) SCOM
12 5 (5.88%) Security Architecture

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.53%) SAS
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.35%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.18%) Apache
3 1 (1.18%) Confluence
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Office
1 2 (2.35%) MS Project
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (3.53%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (2.35%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.71%) IaaS
2 4 (4.71%) PaaS
3 2 (2.35%) Office 365
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) SNMP
2 5 (5.88%) Firewall
3 3 (3.53%) SMS
3 3 (3.53%) SMTP
4 2 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.35%) WAN
5 1 (1.18%) Avaya Modular Messaging
5 1 (1.18%) DHCP
5 1 (1.18%) DNS
5 1 (1.18%) DSL
5 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.18%) HTTP
5 1 (1.18%) Internet
5 1 (1.18%) LAN
5 1 (1.18%) MPLS
5 1 (1.18%) Skype
5 1 (1.18%) SSL
5 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.18%) VPN
5 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) Base SAS
2 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.35%) QlikView
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.18%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (2.35%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) Ant
3 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.18%) LSMW
3 1 (1.18%) NWDS
General
1 27 (31.76%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Advertising
4 2 (2.35%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.35%) Law
5 1 (1.18%) Billing
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) .NET
1 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.18%) JSON
1 1 (1.18%) LAMP
1 1 (1.18%) Middleware
1 1 (1.18%) RESTful
1 1 (1.18%) SAP PI
1 1 (1.18%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 5 (5.88%) RIA
2 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.53%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.35%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.35%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.35%) Robotics
4 2 (2.35%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.18%) CESG
5 1 (1.18%) Clustering
5 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.18%) FMCG
5 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.18%) PKI
5 1 (1.18%) Replication
5 1 (1.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.35%) Windows
2 8 (9.41%) Linux
2 8 (9.41%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.71%) Solaris
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.35%) AIX
5 2 (2.35%) CentOS
5 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.35%) Unix
5 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.18%) Debian
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.29%) Migration
2 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.59%) DevOps
4 7 (8.24%) ERP
4 7 (8.24%) Open Source
5 5 (5.88%) Information Security
5 5 (5.88%) Presales
5 5 (5.88%) Security Architecture
5 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (4.71%) Business Analysis
6 4 (4.71%) Microservices
6 4 (4.71%) Scrum
7 3 (3.53%) Compliance Management
7 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.53%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.53%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (3.53%) Project Management
7 3 (3.53%) Service Management
7 3 (3.53%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (3.53%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.06%) SQL
2 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
2 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.35%) Python
3 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.18%) C#
3 1 (1.18%) Java
3 1 (1.18%) Jython
3 1 (1.18%) Perl
3 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (30.59%) Security Cleared
2 22 (25.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) CISSP
3 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.18%) CCIE
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.18%) JNCIE
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.18%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.53%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.35%) QA
5 1 (1.18%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (1.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.18%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (9.41%) Docker
1 8 (9.41%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.35%) Firmware
5 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.18%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.18%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.18%) Samba
6 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Nagios
1 5 (5.88%) SCOM
2 4 (4.71%) Endace
2 4 (4.71%) SCCM
3 3 (3.53%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.53%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.53%) Puppet
4 2 (2.35%) Ansible
5 1 (1.18%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (1.18%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.18%) Packer
5 1 (1.18%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.18%) Salt
5 1 (1.18%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.18%) SCSM
5 1 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) Oracle
2 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.59%) Splunk
4 6 (7.06%) Cisco
4 6 (7.06%) Hyperion
5 5 (5.88%) Intel Security
5 5 (5.88%) VMware
6 4 (4.71%) Murex
6 4 (4.71%) SAP
6 4 (4.71%) Veritas
7 3 (3.53%) HP
7 3 (3.53%) Juniper
7 3 (3.53%) Qualys
7 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.53%) Sun
8 2 (2.35%) Dell
8 2 (2.35%) IBM
8 2 (2.35%) Pega
8 2 (2.35%) Symantec
9 1 (1.18%) Citrix
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