The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Epsom region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 3 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 26.67% 14.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 27.59% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£328 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £424 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.29% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.00%
Job Titles Category
Epsom
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
29 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 96.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 6
Average daily rate £320 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Consultant
Surrey

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Epsom region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Consultant across the Epsom region.

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Epsom

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Epsom region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Epsom

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Epsom region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Management
1 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) MS Project
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) DTS
4 1 (10.00%) Documentum
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) COM+
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) IIS

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Epsom region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Documentum
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) DTS
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) COM+
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Management
1 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (10.00%) VB6
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (10.00%) Aruba