The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 13 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 10 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 6.94% 11.54% 10.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.52% 12.68% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £350 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £350 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.88 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -17.30%
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 Staines 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
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
133 142 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 92.36% 91.03% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 12 31
Average daily rate £348 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 3
Average hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 16 (48.48%) SAP
2 11 (33.33%) ABAP
3 10 (30.30%) Firewall
3 10 (30.30%) SAP IS-U
4 9 (27.27%) SAP MRS
5 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) OO
5 7 (21.21%) Cisco
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.18%) UNIX
6 6 (18.18%) Windows
6 6 (18.18%) Linux
6 6 (18.18%) LAN
6 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) WFM
7 5 (15.15%) WAN
7 5 (15.15%) CRM
7 5 (15.15%) CCIE
7 5 (15.15%) CCNP
7 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (15.15%) Juniper
7 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
7 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
8 4 (12.12%) BIG-IP
8 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.12%) F5
9 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.09%) SAS
2 2 (6.06%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.03%) Lync
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (30.30%) SAP IS-U
2 9 (27.27%) SAP MRS
3 3 (9.09%) SAP MM
4 2 (6.06%) SAP CRM
4 2 (6.06%) SAP EWM
5 1 (3.03%) SAP BPC
5 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
5 1 (3.03%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (3.03%) SAP HR
5 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) LAN
3 5 (15.15%) WAN
4 4 (12.12%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.03%) Multicast
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.03%) DMZ
5 1 (3.03%) Intranet
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SAP BI
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) SAP ALE
1 3 (9.09%) BAPI
2 2 (6.06%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) CMDB
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) UNIX
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (21.21%) OO
2 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) WFM
3 5 (15.15%) CRM
4 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (9.09%) Logistics
5 3 (9.09%) Security Management
5 3 (9.09%) Validation
5 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Management
7 1 (3.03%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) ABAP
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CCIE
1 5 (15.15%) CCNP
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) CISSP
2 2 (6.06%) CISM
2 2 (6.06%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
2 1 (3.03%) XenServer
2 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) SAP
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.15%) Juniper
4 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.12%) F5
6 3 (9.09%) DataFlux
6 3 (9.09%) Teradata
7 1 (3.03%) Polycom
7 1 (3.03%) Tandberg
7 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.03%) Crossbeam
7 1 (3.03%) AppSense
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix
7 1 (3.03%) Avaya
7 1 (3.03%) Nokia