Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Technical Consultant
South West > Dorset
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 49 47
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Dorset median daily rate - - £438
South West median daily rate £475 £275 £425
% change year-on-year +72.73% -35.29% +54.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Dorset
Contract vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 294 433 412
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.33% 96.65% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 293 212
Dorset median daily rate £415 £363 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.48% -0.41% +12.00%
10th Percentile £200 £196 £163
90th Percentile £488 £513 £523
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 63
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £15.88 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +148.74% -58.21% +127.27%
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.75 £11.35
90th Percentile £48.75 £32.12 £44.75
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.00% -9.09% +37.50%

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings that featured Technical Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Dorset

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Consultant in Dorset

Technical Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Consultant in Dorset