The median contractor rate for a Technical Consultant was £263 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 24 April 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 / Wiltshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 59 62
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.92% 0.59% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.62% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £263 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.23% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £421 £405
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 620 648 704
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.80% 95.01% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 435 448
Median daily rate £415 £366 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.31% -8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 26
Median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +36.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.85 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Wiltshire

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Consultant in Wiltshire

Technical Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Consultant in Wiltshire

Technical Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +4 6 £263 -
Technical Consultant
South West

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Technical 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 Wiltshire region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (24.00%) Finance
4 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) ERP
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) Hyperion
5 5 (20.00%) SAP
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (8.00%) Linux
7 2 (8.00%) Python
7 2 (8.00%) Puppet
7 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (8.00%) Ansible
7 2 (8.00%) Docker
7 2 (8.00%) Presales
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (4.00%) CentOS

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Business Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) CentOS
2 1 (4.00%) Debian
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ERP
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (8.00%) DevOps
3 2 (8.00%) Presales
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) ABAP
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Hyperion
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (4.00%) VMware