The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 29 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 3.94% 7.69% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.18%
Consultant
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leatherhead 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
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
120 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 94.49% 100.00% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 32 20
Average daily rate £400 £250 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £145 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) CGI
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
1 2 (28.57%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CGI
2 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) HP