The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Staines 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 16 April 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 Staines 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 4 20 5
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 30 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 16.95% 5.03% 10.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.07% 5.52% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Average daily rate £456 £353 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.43% -6.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £293 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £388 £900
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -28.42%
Job Titles Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
166 181 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 93.79% 90.95% 92.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 54
Average daily rate £375 £353 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 6
Average hourly rate £26.25 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.92% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £33.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Consultant
Surrey

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Staines region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 25 (43.10%) SAP
2 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
3 16 (27.59%) ITIL
4 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (22.41%) SAP IS-U
6 12 (20.69%) ABAP
6 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
6 12 (20.69%) CRM
6 12 (20.69%) Cisco
7 11 (18.97%) Citrix
7 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (18.97%) XenDesktop
8 9 (15.52%) CISM
8 9 (15.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (15.52%) AppSense
8 9 (15.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (15.52%) CISSP
8 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (13.79%) LAN
9 8 (13.79%) NetApp
9 8 (13.79%) Linux
9 8 (13.79%) SAP CRM
9 8 (13.79%) VMware
9 8 (13.79%) Service Management
9 8 (13.79%) Firewall
9 8 (13.79%) SAP MRS
9 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
10 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.90%) IIS
1 4 (6.90%) Apache
1 4 (6.90%) Site Server
2 3 (5.17%) CloudStack
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) SAS
Business Applications
1 13 (22.41%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (13.79%) SAP MRS
2 8 (13.79%) SAP CRM
3 2 (3.45%) SAP PM
3 2 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.72%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (1.72%) SAP EWM
4 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.72%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.72%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) LAN
1 8 (13.79%) Firewall
2 7 (12.07%) WAN
3 4 (6.90%) BIG-IP
4 3 (5.17%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.72%) Network Security
5 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.72%) Intranet
5 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.72%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) XML
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
2 2 (3.45%) Middleware
2 2 (3.45%) BAPI
2 2 (3.45%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Smart Meter
2 4 (6.90%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Replication
4 2 (3.45%) CMDB
4 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (13.79%) Linux
4 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.07%) UNIX
5 6 (10.34%) Solaris
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.45%) AIX
8 1 (1.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) ITIL
2 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (20.69%) CRM
4 8 (13.79%) Service Management
5 7 (12.07%) OO
6 6 (10.34%) Information Security
6 6 (10.34%) Security Management
7 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.62%) WFM
7 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.90%) Migration
9 3 (5.17%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.17%) OWASP
9 3 (5.17%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (3.45%) Resource Management
10 2 (3.45%) Logistics
10 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) ABAP
2 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.34%) Perl
4 4 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) CISSP
1 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (15.52%) CISM
2 5 (8.62%) CRISC
2 5 (8.62%) CCIE
2 5 (8.62%) CCNP
3 4 (6.90%) CCNA
3 4 (6.90%) MCSD
3 4 (6.90%) MCSE
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.90%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) XenDesktop
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.07%) vSphere
5 5 (8.62%) XenApp
6 3 (5.17%) XenServer
6 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.72%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) NetBackup
1 6 (10.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) SAP
2 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
3 12 (20.69%) Cisco
4 11 (18.97%) Citrix
5 9 (15.52%) AppSense
6 8 (13.79%) NetApp
6 8 (13.79%) VMware
7 7 (12.07%) Oracle
8 6 (10.34%) HP
8 6 (10.34%) Symantec
8 6 (10.34%) Lumension
9 5 (8.62%) CheckPoint
9 5 (8.62%) Juniper
10 4 (6.90%) Sun
10 4 (6.90%) F5
11 2 (3.45%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.45%) IBM
11 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.72%) Nokia
12 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat