The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gatwick region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank - 15 10
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick - 1.92% 6.98%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.08% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
- +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 £54.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.27% +111.76%
Consultant
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 48 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 97.26% 92.31% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 30
Median daily rate £365 £338 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £448 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +181.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Gatwick region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Gatwick region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) JSP 440
2 2 (66.67%) RMADS
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) JSP 440
1 2 (66.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware