The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Winchester during the 3 months to 30 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 / Winchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 26 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 3.79% 3.55% 8.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.91% 3.66% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
Median daily rate £475 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £329 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £436 £438
% change year-on-year +3.15% -0.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 Winchester. 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
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 128 191 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 96.97% 96.95% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 163 69
Median daily rate £425 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -12.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 20
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.42% +20.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Winchester

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Winchester

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Winchester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Winchester

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Winchester

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Winchester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 2 (33.33%) ISMS
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) RMADS
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) SCSM

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) ISMS
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Generation
3 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCSM
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Arqiva
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware