The table below looks at the statistics for the Support 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 Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £365 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.76% -11.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
Support 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
661 663 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.03% 96.65% 88.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 459 300
Average daily rate £375 £425 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 18
Average hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.83% +15.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Support Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Support Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Support Consultant
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Support 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 Support Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Wyse
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) CCTV
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Support 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 Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Wyse
2 1 (25.00%) VMware