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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 12 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 9.52% 18.12% 18.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.34% 18.62% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Average daily rate £475 £405 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £337 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £481 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £25.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+125.00% +1.01%
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
58 145 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 92.06% 97.32% 90.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 47
Average daily rate £195 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 20 (86.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (86.96%) PCI DSS
2 17 (73.91%) Information Security
3 14 (60.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (60.87%) COBIT
3 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) CISA
4 3 (13.04%) CISM
4 3 (13.04%) CISSP
4 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) Presales
5 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
5 2 (8.70%) Security Management
5 2 (8.70%) Linux
6 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
6 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) SLA
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Unix
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.35%) Legal
6 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.35%) Degree

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Route 53
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Information Security
2 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
2 14 (60.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Presales
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
4 2 (8.70%) Security Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CISA
1 3 (13.04%) CISM
1 3 (13.04%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) CLAS
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (86.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (86.96%) PCI DSS
2 14 (60.87%) COBIT
3 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
4 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle