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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 26 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 4.43% 4.17% 7.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.61% 4.17% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Average daily rate £425 £650 £545
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +19.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £24.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -
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
152 72 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 96.20% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 59 29
Average daily rate £438 £438 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +42.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 (40.00%) CGI
2 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Network Management
3 4 (26.67%) Presales
3 4 (26.67%) Business Development
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) MySQL
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) AWK
4 3 (20.00%) PKI
4 3 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (20.00%) sed
4 3 (20.00%) Smart Meter
4 3 (20.00%) VoltDB
5 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.67%) MS Office
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) LDAP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Military
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) CGI
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (20.00%) PKI
2 3 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Business Development
2 4 (26.67%) Network Management
2 4 (26.67%) Presales
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (6.67%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) FMECA
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management
3 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Python
1 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) AWK
2 3 (20.00%) sed
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Def Stans
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle