The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Consultant
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 25 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 13 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 5.10% 5.71% 6.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 6.06% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Median daily rate £488 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £380 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £580 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £48.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -2.08% +54.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 235 264 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 92.16% 94.29% 98.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 134 87
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 11 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.26% -0.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.38 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Basingstoke

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Consultant in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Basingstoke

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Basingstoke

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Basingstoke

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Basingstoke region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (28.00%) SAP
1 7 (28.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (16.00%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) ETL
4 3 (12.00%) SAP HR
4 3 (12.00%) Finance
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) SAP EHS
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) vRealize
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) Release Management
5 2 (8.00%) System Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security
5 2 (8.00%) SAP ERP
5 2 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (8.00%) BMC
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 2 (8.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP EHS
1 3 (12.00%) SAP HR
2 2 (8.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
1 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (4.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Biotechnology
2 1 (4.00%) CMDB
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (12.00%) ETL
3 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) CRM
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) ERP
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security
4 2 (8.00%) Release Management
4 2 (8.00%) System Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Campaign Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Insight
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.00%) Marketing Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Korn
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) NEBOSH
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) vRealize
2 1 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) BMC
4 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) JDA
4 1 (4.00%) Pega
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) RedPrairie
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy
4 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire