The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 25 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 45 41 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.50% 7.17% 7.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.80% 7.62% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 30 27
Average daily rate
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£450 £488 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.88 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -17.30%
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
662 538 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.66% 94.06% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 334 351
Average daily rate £368 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 47 51
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 21 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon 0 31 £418 -17.53% 7
Trowbridge - 2 £488 -
Corsham - - - -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 39 (37.86%) Finance
2 21 (20.39%) Windows
3 17 (16.50%) SQL
4 15 (14.56%) Security Cleared
5 14 (13.59%) SC Cleared
6 13 (12.62%) Active Directory
7 12 (11.65%) SAP
7 12 (11.65%) UNIX
8 11 (10.68%) Data Modelling
8 11 (10.68%) PCI DSS
9 10 (9.71%) Oracle
9 10 (9.71%) Linux
9 10 (9.71%) Firewall
9 10 (9.71%) Information Management
9 10 (9.71%) PowerShell
10 9 (8.74%) Banking
11 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
12 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
12 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
12 7 (6.80%) Migration
12 7 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (5.83%) Data Management
13 6 (5.83%) SCOM
13 6 (5.83%) Data Protection
13 6 (5.83%) Data Architecture
14 5 (4.85%) Web Services
14 5 (4.85%) ITIL
14 5 (4.85%) Cisco
14 5 (4.85%) Citrix
14 5 (4.85%) Information Security

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.91%) Lync
3 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.91%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.94%) Confluence
4 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.97%) IIS
5 1 (0.97%) SAS
5 1 (0.97%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.97%) CMS
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.97%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.97%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) SAP APO
1 3 (2.91%) SAP FI
1 3 (2.91%) SAP FI-CA
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.94%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.97%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.97%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.97%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Office 365
2 2 (1.94%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) Firewall
2 4 (3.88%) DNS
2 4 (3.88%) SAN
3 3 (2.91%) DHCP
3 3 (2.91%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.94%) WAN
4 2 (1.94%) X.509
4 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.94%) LDAP
4 2 (1.94%) SSL
4 2 (1.94%) MVNO
5 1 (0.97%) Intranet
5 1 (0.97%) LAN
5 1 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.97%) Network Security
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.97%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) SAP BW
1 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (0.97%) Data Mart
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.97%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) LoadRunner
1 3 (2.91%) MSI
2 2 (1.94%) Subversion
2 2 (1.94%) JIRA
2 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.97%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.97%) Metasploit
General
1 39 (37.86%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Banking
3 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.85%) Retail
4 5 (4.85%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Automotive
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) Web Services
2 2 (1.94%) .NET
2 2 (1.94%) WSDL
2 2 (1.94%) SAML
2 2 (1.94%) Spring
2 2 (1.94%) JAX-WS
3 1 (0.97%) WebCenter
3 1 (0.97%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.97%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.97%) JSP
3 1 (0.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.91%) Clustering
2 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.94%) RMADS
2 2 (1.94%) Reference Data
3 1 (0.97%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.97%) FMCG
3 1 (0.97%) Replication
3 1 (0.97%) EPoS
3 1 (0.97%) NHS
3 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.97%) CESG
3 1 (0.97%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (0.97%) PKI
3 1 (0.97%) Psychology
3 1 (0.97%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.39%) Windows
2 12 (11.65%) UNIX
3 10 (9.71%) Linux
4 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.88%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.97%) Android
7 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (10.68%) Data Modelling
2 10 (9.71%) Information Management
3 7 (6.80%) Migration
3 7 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (5.83%) Data Management
4 6 (5.83%) Data Protection
4 6 (5.83%) Data Architecture
5 5 (4.85%) Data Governance
5 5 (4.85%) Information Security
5 5 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (4.85%) ITIL
6 4 (3.88%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.91%) SOA
7 3 (2.91%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (2.91%) Network Planning
7 3 (2.91%) Data Analysis
7 3 (2.91%) Change Control
7 3 (2.91%) Test Scripting
7 3 (2.91%) System Testing
7 3 (2.91%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.50%) SQL
2 10 (9.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.94%) Ruby
3 2 (1.94%) Python
3 2 (1.94%) Java
3 2 (1.94%) Perl
4 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.97%) VBA
4 1 (0.97%) XQuery
4 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.59%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) CISSP
3 3 (2.91%) Degree
4 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.97%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.97%) CIPD
4 1 (0.97%) CCNP
4 1 (0.97%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.68%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.97%) Basel III
4 1 (0.97%) GPG13
4 1 (0.97%) FINREP
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.85%) XenDesktop
3 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.88%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.94%) vCloud
5 1 (0.97%) XenApp
5 1 (0.97%) Snort
5 1 (0.97%) Nmap
5 1 (0.97%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) SCOM
2 3 (2.91%) SCCM
3 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.97%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.97%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) SAP
2 10 (9.71%) Oracle
3 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.85%) Cisco
4 5 (4.85%) Citrix
5 4 (3.88%) VMware
6 3 (2.91%) BT
6 3 (2.91%) McAfee
7 2 (1.94%) Sophos
7 2 (1.94%) Juniper
7 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.94%) webMethods
7 2 (1.94%) HP
7 2 (1.94%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.94%) Eloqua
7 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.97%) AppSense
8 1 (0.97%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.97%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.97%) Brocade
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Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Yoh Company
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
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