The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kingston Upon Thames region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 18 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.61% 10.64% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 10.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £56.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-16.44% +127.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames 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
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
59 46 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 95.16% 97.87% 97.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 17 56
Median daily rate £400 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £51.25 £21.00 £81.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.04% -74.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Consultant Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Kingston Upon Thames region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) SCVMM
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Gitweb
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Gitweb
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware