The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 41 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 61 107 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.67% 8.35% 8.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 8.77% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 50 56
Median daily rate £460 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £273 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £60.98 £48.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £36.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+24.65% -12.04%
Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1247 1220 1319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.48% 95.24% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 813 663 750
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 63 81
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Surrey region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weybridge -4 5 £475 -13.63% 1
Woking -2 4 £500 +100.00%
Guildford +2 3 £369 -35.58% 3
Staines -22 2 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £542 -
Camberley - 2 £450 -
Epsom +1 1 £450 +20.00%
Cobham -3 1 £375 -16.66%
Dorking - 1 £325 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 34 (29.06%) SAP
2 20 (17.09%) Finance
3 18 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 13 (11.11%) Windows
5 11 (9.40%) Unix
5 11 (9.40%) C#
5 11 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (8.55%) CRM
6 10 (8.55%) Linux
6 10 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.55%) Information Security
6 10 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 9 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 9 (7.69%) CISM
8 8 (6.84%) MS Excel
8 8 (6.84%) Python
8 8 (6.84%) SQL
8 8 (6.84%) CISSP
8 8 (6.84%) Analytics
9 7 (5.98%) DevOps
9 7 (5.98%) Security Cleared
9 7 (5.98%) Windows Server
9 7 (5.98%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (5.98%) Migration
9 7 (5.98%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (5.13%) PKI
10 6 (5.13%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.13%) Scrum

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.56%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.85%) Apache
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) Confluence
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.27%) SAP SD
3 3 (2.56%) SAP CO
3 3 (2.56%) SAP FI
3 3 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.85%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.85%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.85%) Exstream
4 1 (0.85%) SAP AFS
4 1 (0.85%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.85%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.85%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.85%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.85%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Office 365
2 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.56%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (1.71%) PaaS
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.85%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.85%) Route 53
6 1 (0.85%) SaaS
6 1 (0.85%) Veeva
6 1 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.71%) AMQP
2 2 (1.71%) Firewall
2 2 (1.71%) LDAP
2 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (0.85%) DNS
3 1 (0.85%) LAN
3 1 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.85%) SAN
3 1 (0.85%) SNA
3 1 (0.85%) WAN
3 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.98%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (5.13%) SAP BI
2 6 (5.13%) SAP BW
2 6 (5.13%) SAP HANA
3 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.56%) MySQL
5 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.56%) Power BI
5 3 (2.56%) VoltDB
6 2 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.71%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.71%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.42%) Selenium
1 4 (3.42%) SpecFlow
1 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.71%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.71%) NuGet
4 1 (0.85%) JIRA
4 1 (0.85%) LSMW
4 1 (0.85%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (17.09%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Legal
2 4 (3.42%) Marketing
2 4 (3.42%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Advertising
4 1 (0.85%) Back Office
4 1 (0.85%) Billing
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) .NET
1 5 (4.27%) Middleware
2 3 (2.56%) CSS
2 3 (2.56%) REST
3 2 (1.71%) HTML
3 2 (1.71%) JMS
3 2 (1.71%) jQuery
3 2 (1.71%) Kafka
3 2 (1.71%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.71%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (1.71%) Spring
3 2 (1.71%) Web Services
4 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.85%) CGI
4 1 (0.85%) Mason
4 1 (0.85%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.85%) WCF
4 1 (0.85%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.13%) PKI
3 4 (3.42%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.56%) Clustering
4 3 (2.56%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.56%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.71%) Biometrics
5 2 (1.71%) Biotechnology
5 2 (1.71%) EPoS
5 2 (1.71%) HACMP
5 2 (1.71%) Life Science
6 1 (0.85%) CESG
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) DataPower
6 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.85%) iPad
6 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.85%) Social Media
6 1 (0.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.11%) Windows
2 11 (9.40%) Unix
3 10 (8.55%) Linux
4 7 (5.98%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.27%) AIX
6 5 (4.27%) Solaris
7 4 (3.42%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.71%) Debian
9 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (8.55%) CRM
2 10 (8.55%) Information Security
3 8 (6.84%) Analytics
4 7 (5.98%) DevOps
4 7 (5.98%) Migration
5 6 (5.13%) Business Analysis
5 6 (5.13%) Presales
5 6 (5.13%) Scrum
6 5 (4.27%) Data Security
6 5 (4.27%) Problem Management
6 5 (4.27%) Risk Management
6 5 (4.27%) Security Testing
6 5 (4.27%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (4.27%) Test Automation
7 4 (3.42%) BDD
7 4 (3.42%) Process Improvement
7 4 (3.42%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.40%) C#
2 8 (6.84%) Python
2 8 (6.84%) SQL
3 5 (4.27%) Java
3 5 (4.27%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.42%) Ruby
5 3 (2.56%) AWK
5 3 (2.56%) sed
6 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.71%) C
6 2 (1.71%) Go
6 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.71%) Perl
6 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) CISM
2 8 (6.84%) CISSP
3 7 (5.98%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.42%) CISA
5 4 (3.42%) Degree
5 4 (3.42%) ISEB
5 4 (3.42%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.71%) CLAS
7 2 (1.71%) MCITP
7 2 (1.71%) MCSE
7 2 (1.71%) MCTS
7 2 (1.71%) PhD
7 2 (1.71%) PMP
8 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.42%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.42%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.42%) QA
3 3 (2.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.85%) AICPA
4 1 (0.85%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.85%) RMADS
4 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (2.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (2.56%) XenApp
2 3 (2.56%) XenDesktop
2 3 (2.56%) XenServer
3 2 (1.71%) Docker
3 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) NFS
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (2.56%) EdgeSight
2 3 (2.56%) yum
3 2 (1.71%) Ansible
3 2 (1.71%) Cacti
3 2 (1.71%) Ganglia
3 2 (1.71%) Graphite
3 2 (1.71%) Hyperic
3 2 (1.71%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.71%) logstash
3 2 (1.71%) Nagios
3 2 (1.71%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.71%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.85%) SCCM
4 1 (0.85%) Simpana
4 1 (0.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 34 (29.06%) SAP
2 18 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.27%) Oracle
3 5 (4.27%) Veritas
4 4 (3.42%) Citrix
4 4 (3.42%) VMware
5 3 (2.56%) Wyse
6 2 (1.71%) Anaplan
6 2 (1.71%) CA
6 2 (1.71%) Cisco
6 2 (1.71%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.71%) New Relic
6 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.71%) Splunk
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe
7 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.85%) Cognos
7 1 (0.85%) CommVault
7 1 (0.85%) HP
7 1 (0.85%) webMethods
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