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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 23 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 43 37 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.14% 5.46% 8.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.71% 5.83% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 35
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.75 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+68.10% +5.45%
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
641 635 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 91.57% 93.66% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 433 352
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 28 44
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.50 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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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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 -7 22 £475 +5.55% 7
Corsham - 1 £425 -
Salisbury - 1 £500 -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 29 (32.58%) Finance
2 23 (25.84%) Security Cleared
3 22 (24.72%) SC Cleared
4 12 (13.48%) Data Centre
5 10 (11.24%) Data Modelling
5 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
6 9 (10.11%) Banking
6 9 (10.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (8.99%) Information Management
7 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.99%) Windows
8 7 (7.87%) Retail
8 7 (7.87%) Data Architecture
8 7 (7.87%) Lync
8 7 (7.87%) Splunk
9 6 (6.74%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (6.74%) Reference Data
9 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.74%) Migration
9 6 (6.74%) Retail Banking
9 6 (6.74%) Project Planning
9 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
9 6 (6.74%) SQL
9 6 (6.74%) Active Directory
10 5 (5.62%) LAN
10 5 (5.62%) WAN
10 5 (5.62%) Performance Management
10 5 (5.62%) Security Architecture
10 5 (5.62%) Information Architecture
10 5 (5.62%) PowerShell

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 7 (7.87%) Lync
2 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.25%) CMS
3 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.12%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.12%) DNN
4 1 (1.12%) Mule
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.12%) SAS
4 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.12%) JBoss
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) LAN
1 5 (5.62%) WAN
2 3 (3.37%) Skype
3 1 (1.12%) SSL
3 1 (1.12%) SAN
3 1 (1.12%) Telnet
3 1 (1.12%) SCCP
3 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.12%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) ERwin
2 1 (1.12%) Ant
2 1 (1.12%) Toad
General
1 29 (32.58%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Banking
3 7 (7.87%) Retail
4 6 (6.74%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.25%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.25%) Law
7 1 (1.12%) Legal
7 1 (1.12%) Publishing
7 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) HTML
1 4 (4.49%) HTML5
2 2 (2.25%) XSL
3 1 (1.12%) XSLT
3 1 (1.12%) JMS
3 1 (1.12%) WSDL
3 1 (1.12%) JMX
3 1 (1.12%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.12%) Spring
3 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.12%) .NET
3 1 (1.12%) J2EE
3 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.12%) CSS
3 1 (1.12%) JDBC
3 1 (1.12%) JSP
3 1 (1.12%) Servlets
3 1 (1.12%) SOAP
3 1 (1.12%) Struts
3 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.74%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.37%) User Experience
4 2 (2.25%) CESG
4 2 (2.25%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.25%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.12%) CMDB
5 1 (1.12%) DataPower
5 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) BYOD
5 1 (1.12%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.12%) UNIX
3 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.24%) Data Modelling
2 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (8.99%) Information Management
3 7 (7.87%) Data Architecture
4 6 (6.74%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (6.74%) Project Planning
4 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
4 6 (6.74%) Migration
5 5 (5.62%) Security Architecture
5 5 (5.62%) Information Architecture
5 5 (5.62%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.49%) Performance Testing
6 4 (4.49%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (3.37%) SIEM
7 3 (3.37%) Waterfall
7 3 (3.37%) DevOps
7 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.37%) Coaching
7 3 (3.37%) Wealth Management
7 3 (3.37%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.74%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.12%) Python
3 1 (1.12%) XPath
3 1 (1.12%) Java
3 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (25.84%) Security Cleared
2 22 (24.72%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) CISSP
4 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.12%) Degree
4 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.49%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.37%) COREP
3 3 (3.37%) FINREP
4 1 (1.12%) QA
4 1 (1.12%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.12%) SLA
4 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.12%) Firmware
3 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) SCVMM
1 3 (3.37%) SCCM
2 2 (2.25%) SCOM
3 1 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Intune
3 1 (1.12%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.12%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) Splunk
3 3 (3.37%) Sencha
3 3 (3.37%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (3.37%) Dell
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle
4 2 (2.25%) Qualys
5 1 (1.12%) hybris
5 1 (1.12%) HP
5 1 (1.12%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) Unisys
5 1 (1.12%) EMC
5 1 (1.12%) Informatica
5 1 (1.12%) VMware
5 1 (1.12%) Brocade
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