The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Poole during the 3 months to 29 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
Dorset / Poole
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 8 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Poole 4.55% 3.23% 8.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 3.33% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £363 - £225
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 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +38.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Poole. 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
Poole
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 22 30 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Poole 100.00% 96.77% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 23
Median daily rate £325 £445 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.96% +78.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.13 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.55% -62.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Poole

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Poole

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Poole

Consultant Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 29 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 Poole region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) ISMS
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) BitLocker
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Pegasus
2 1 (33.33%) ERP

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) ISMS
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Pegasus