The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Winchester region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 22 29 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 5 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 4.59% 1.32% 10.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 1.34% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
Median daily rate £450 £399 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -11.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £338 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £56.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-16.44% +127.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester 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
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 149 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 96.33% 98.68% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 124 51
Median daily rate £425 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 17
Median hourly rate £17.38 £12.70 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.81% -12.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £8.68 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.08 £42.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Winchester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (20.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (20.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Generation
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Arqiva
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) VMware