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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 16 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 54 42 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.32% 6.54% 8.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.70% 6.90% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 40
Median daily rate £450 £456 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £389 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £598 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -7.51%
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
621 609 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.69% 94.86% 91.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 411 409
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 26
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.83 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.02% -25.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.50 £13.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £25.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Consultant Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 May 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 +15 38 £450 -12.62% 1
Corsham -4 2 £520 +22.35%
Salisbury -7 2 £325 -18.75%
Malmesbury - 1 £450 -
Consultant
South West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wiltshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 34 (38.20%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Banking
2 11 (12.36%) CISSP
3 10 (11.24%) Windows
3 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.24%) Security Cleared
4 9 (10.11%) SIEM
4 9 (10.11%) Data Centre
4 9 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.11%) Project Management
4 9 (10.11%) Migration
4 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (8.99%) Firewall
5 8 (8.99%) Data Modelling
5 8 (8.99%) SAS
5 8 (8.99%) ITIL
5 8 (8.99%) SAP
6 7 (7.87%) Active Directory
6 7 (7.87%) Office 365
6 7 (7.87%) Data Analysis
6 7 (7.87%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (6.74%) Business Analysis
7 6 (6.74%) Base SAS
7 6 (6.74%) Data Quality
7 6 (6.74%) Data Governance
7 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (6.74%) Metadata Management
7 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (6.74%) VMware

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 8 (8.99%) SAS
2 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.25%) IIS
2 2 (2.25%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.12%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.12%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Office
2 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.12%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (1.12%) SAP APO
2 1 (1.12%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.12%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Office 365
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Firewall
2 4 (4.49%) Internet
3 2 (2.25%) HTTP
3 2 (2.25%) LAN
3 2 (2.25%) Network Security
3 2 (2.25%) WAN
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.12%) LDAP
4 1 (1.12%) SAN
4 1 (1.12%) Skype
4 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.74%) Base SAS
3 5 (5.62%) SAP BW
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.37%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (2.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.12%) DB2
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.12%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.12%) ERwin
2 1 (1.12%) NUnit
2 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (38.20%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Retail
4 2 (2.25%) Advertising
4 2 (2.25%) Legal
4 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Billing
5 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) EDI
1 6 (6.74%) XML
2 5 (5.62%) EDIFACT
2 5 (5.62%) Web Services
3 1 (1.12%) .NET
3 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.12%) CSS
3 1 (1.12%) HTML
3 1 (1.12%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.12%) Middleware
3 1 (1.12%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.12%) REST
3 1 (1.12%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.12%) SOAP
3 1 (1.12%) WCF
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.62%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (4.49%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (3.37%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.12%) Health Informatics
7 1 (1.12%) Informatics
7 1 (1.12%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.24%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.37%) Unix
4 2 (2.25%) Linux
4 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.12%) AIX
5 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.11%) Migration
1 9 (10.11%) Project Management
1 9 (10.11%) SIEM
1 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (8.99%) Data Modelling
2 8 (8.99%) ITIL
3 7 (7.87%) Data Analysis
4 6 (6.74%) Business Analysis
4 6 (6.74%) Data Governance
4 6 (6.74%) Data Management
4 6 (6.74%) Metadata Management
4 6 (6.74%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (6.74%) Quality Management
4 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (6.74%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 6 (6.74%) Validation
5 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (5.62%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (5.62%) ERP
5 5 (5.62%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) SQL
2 2 (2.25%) C
3 1 (1.12%) C#
3 1 (1.12%) Java
3 1 (1.12%) XPath
3 1 (1.12%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) CISSP
2 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
2 10 (11.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.62%) CISM
4 4 (4.49%) CEH
4 4 (4.49%) GIAC
5 2 (2.25%) CREST Certified
5 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.12%) CCIE
6 1 (1.12%) CCNP
6 1 (1.12%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.12%) CLAS
6 1 (1.12%) Degree
6 1 (1.12%) IISP
6 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.12%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.12%) COBIT
3 1 (1.12%) GAAP
3 1 (1.12%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.12%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.12%) ISO27005
3 1 (1.12%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.49%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) SCCM
2 2 (2.25%) Windows Intune
3 1 (1.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.99%) SAP
3 6 (6.74%) Cisco
3 6 (6.74%) VMware
4 3 (3.37%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.37%) Citrix
4 3 (3.37%) IBM
4 3 (3.37%) Splunk
5 2 (2.25%) AppSense
5 2 (2.25%) CA
5 2 (2.25%) Lotus
5 2 (2.25%) Qualys
6 1 (1.12%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.12%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.12%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.12%) OpenText
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle