The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 24 June 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 11 25
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 14 34 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.22% 9.88% 4.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.56% 10.30% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 10
Median daily rate £463 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £374 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £550 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £44.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £49.95 £47.50
% change year-on-year +6.10% +5.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 307 330 345
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 92.47% 95.93% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 236 259
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.58% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 20
Median hourly rate £13.00 £38.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.23% +128.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Swindon

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Swindon

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Swindon over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Swindon

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Swindon region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (50.00%) SAP
2 21 (37.50%) SAP IS-U
3 9 (16.07%) Finance
4 7 (12.50%) SQL
5 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.71%) Billing
6 5 (8.93%) Information Security
6 5 (8.93%) CISSP
6 5 (8.93%) Oracle
7 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 4 (7.14%) FMCG
7 4 (7.14%) SAP PP
7 4 (7.14%) Quality Management
7 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.14%) Retail
7 4 (7.14%) SAP PP-PI
8 3 (5.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (5.36%) Banking
8 3 (5.36%) Data Management
8 3 (5.36%) SAP CRM
8 3 (5.36%) Migration
8 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
8 3 (5.36%) ABAP
8 3 (5.36%) CRM
8 3 (5.36%) ETL
8 3 (5.36%) SAS
8 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (5.36%) Data Governance
8 3 (5.36%) Data Privacy
8 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (5.36%) SAS
2 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (37.50%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (7.14%) SAP PP
2 4 (7.14%) SAP PP-PI
3 3 (5.36%) SAP CRM
3 3 (5.36%) SAP CRM for Utilities
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle iSupplier
5 1 (1.79%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) LAN
2 1 (1.79%) LDAP
2 1 (1.79%) SSH
2 1 (1.79%) VPN
2 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Base SAS
1 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (3.57%) SAS EBI
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) Hudson
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Billing
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (1.79%) JSON
1 1 (1.79%) REST
1 1 (1.79%) SAP PI
1 1 (1.79%) SOAP
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
1 1 (1.79%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) FMCG
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) RIA
2 3 (5.36%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.57%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.79%) CMDB
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Linux
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (8.93%) Information Security
3 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 3 (5.36%) CRM
4 3 (5.36%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (5.36%) Data Governance
4 3 (5.36%) Data Management
4 3 (5.36%) Data Migration
4 3 (5.36%) Data Privacy
4 3 (5.36%) ETL
4 3 (5.36%) Migration
4 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.57%) Coaching
5 2 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (3.57%) DevOps
5 2 (3.57%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (3.57%) Performance Testing
5 2 (3.57%) Scorecard
5 2 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) ABAP
3 2 (3.57%) Java
3 2 (3.57%) Python
3 2 (3.57%) VBA
4 1 (1.79%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) Groovy
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) CISSP
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) CIPD
3 2 (3.57%) CRISC
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) CCIE
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) JNCIE
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.57%) IFRS
2 2 (3.57%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Ansible
1 1 (1.79%) HP SIM
1 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
1 1 (1.79%) SCDPM
1 1 (1.79%) SCOM
1 1 (1.79%) WMI
1 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) SAP
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) Informatica
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) F5
4 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.79%) Juniper
4 1 (1.79%) McAfee
4 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.79%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
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