The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead 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 31 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 Leatherhead 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 6 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 14.81% 4.35% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.81% 4.55% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£550 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
27 22 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 100.00% 95.65% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 36
Average daily rate £400 £220 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £90 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £432 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 10
Average hourly rate £31.50 £13.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.30% -58.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Consultant
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Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 4 (30.77%) Marketing
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Fat Client
2 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) Thin Client
2 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Social Media
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) vCloud
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) DMZ
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) OSPF
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Thin Client
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
1 3 (23.08%) Fat Client
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Product Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.69%) vCloud
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) IBM
1 3 (23.08%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco