The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Winchester during the 3 months to 22 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
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 24 19
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 10 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 9.52% 2.10% 5.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.90% 2.13% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 9
Median daily rate £475 £345 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.68% -16.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £337 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £425 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £49.95 £50.75
% change year-on-year +6.10% -1.57%  

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 101 141 153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 96.19% 98.60% 97.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 113 109
Median daily rate £420 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.86% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.73% +15.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 22 June 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 22 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 Winchester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (40.00%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
3 4 (26.67%) ISMS
3 4 (26.67%) RMADS
3 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (20.00%) JSP 440
4 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (20.00%) CISM
4 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) SAP Basis
4 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) JNDI

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (13.33%) JAAS
2 2 (13.33%) Java EE
2 2 (13.33%) JMS
2 2 (13.33%) JMX
2 2 (13.33%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Management
2 4 (26.67%) ISMS
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (26.67%) Security Management
3 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) CISM
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (13.33%) CCDP
4 2 (13.33%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) CCSP
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (13.33%) RHCE
4 2 (13.33%) RHCSA
5 1 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (6.67%) CLAS
5 1 (6.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (6.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (26.67%) RMADS
3 3 (20.00%) JSP 440
3 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Arqiva
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft