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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 6 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 17 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 11.72% 6.83% 7.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.41% 7.43% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.70% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £414 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £26.88
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +11.62%
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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
137 148 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 94.48% 91.93% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 44 20
Average daily rate £400 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £7.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £7.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £46.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 28 (63.64%) Risk Management
2 27 (61.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (45.45%) PCI DSS
4 19 (43.18%) Information Security
4 19 (43.18%) ITIL
5 17 (38.64%) CISSP
6 15 (34.09%) CISM
6 15 (34.09%) CRISC
7 13 (29.55%) Change Control
7 13 (29.55%) Information Security Management
7 13 (29.55%) Security Management
7 13 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (29.55%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (27.27%) PRINCE2
8 12 (27.27%) OWASP
9 11 (25.00%) ISMS
10 9 (20.45%) Data Protection
10 9 (20.45%) Security Testing
10 9 (20.45%) PKI
10 9 (20.45%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (20.45%) Cryptography
10 9 (20.45%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (15.91%) SAP
11 7 (15.91%) CRM
12 6 (13.64%) SAP CRM
12 6 (13.64%) Legal
12 6 (13.64%) Smart Meter
12 6 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (11.36%) SAP IS-U
14 4 (9.09%) Management Information System

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) SAP CRM
2 5 (11.36%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
1 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) DHCP
1 1 (2.27%) VPN
1 1 (2.27%) DNS
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Ant
1 1 (2.27%) Maven
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (13.64%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Billing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Cryptography
1 9 (20.45%) PKI
1 9 (20.45%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (13.64%) Smart Meter
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Risk Management
2 19 (43.18%) Information Security
2 19 (43.18%) ITIL
3 13 (29.55%) Information Security Management
3 13 (29.55%) Security Management
3 13 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (29.55%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (29.55%) Change Control
4 12 (27.27%) OWASP
4 12 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 11 (25.00%) ISMS
6 9 (20.45%) Data Protection
6 9 (20.45%) Security Testing
6 9 (20.45%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (15.91%) CRM
8 6 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (9.09%) People Management
10 3 (6.82%) Information Management
11 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) Python
1 1 (2.27%) Ruby
1 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) CISSP
2 15 (34.09%) CISM
2 15 (34.09%) CRISC
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.82%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (61.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (45.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) DataFlux
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat