The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 25 July 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 Surrey 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 29 14 38
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 72 91 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.69% 7.38% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.17% 7.89% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 57 37
Average daily rate
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£388 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £287 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £496 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1167 1154 1368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.25% 93.59% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 623 681
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 87 111
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

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 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom 0 8 £328 +9.16% 2
Guildford -3 7 £469 +44.23% 6
Leatherhead +5 5 £525 - 1
Farnham 0 3 - - 1
Woking +1 2 £330 -25.63% 2
Weybridge -3 1 £360 - 2
Reigate - 1 £375 -
Chertsey - 1 £300 - 1
Egham - - - - 2
Camberley - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Oxted - - - -
Redhill - - - - 5
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 43 (22.16%) SAP
2 35 (18.04%) Finance
3 27 (13.92%) Microsoft
4 25 (12.89%) Windows
5 21 (10.82%) CRM
5 21 (10.82%) SQL
5 21 (10.82%) ABAP
6 20 (10.31%) Firewall
7 19 (9.79%) Cisco
8 17 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (8.25%) VMware
9 16 (8.25%) SAP IS-U
10 14 (7.22%) Oracle
10 14 (7.22%) SQL Server
10 14 (7.22%) SAP MRS
11 13 (6.70%) .NET
11 13 (6.70%) Linux
11 13 (6.70%) Active Directory
12 12 (6.19%) Project Management
12 12 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (6.19%) CheckPoint
12 12 (6.19%) Marketing
13 11 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (5.67%) SharePoint
13 11 (5.67%) UNIX
13 11 (5.67%) Change Management
13 11 (5.67%) Telecoms
13 11 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (5.15%) ITIL
14 10 (5.15%) HTML

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (5.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.58%) SAS
2 5 (2.58%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.06%) Apache
4 3 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.55%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (1.55%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.55%) CloudStack
5 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.03%) CMS
5 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.03%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.52%) Documentum
6 1 (0.52%) Lync
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (3.61%) MS Office
2 6 (3.09%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.58%) MS Project
4 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (8.25%) SAP IS-U
2 14 (7.22%) SAP MRS
3 6 (3.09%) SAP CRM
3 6 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (2.58%) SAP MM
4 5 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (2.58%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (2.06%) SAP SD
5 4 (2.06%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (2.06%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.06%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (1.55%) SAP FI
6 3 (1.55%) Agresso
6 3 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (1.03%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (1.03%) SAP PM
7 2 (1.03%) SAP HR
7 2 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.31%) Firewall
2 9 (4.64%) LAN
3 7 (3.61%) WAN
3 7 (3.61%) MPLS
3 7 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (3.09%) OSPF
5 5 (2.58%) Internet
5 5 (2.58%) NetScreen
5 5 (2.58%) Network Security
6 4 (2.06%) NetScaler
6 4 (2.06%) BIG-IP
6 4 (2.06%) BGP
6 4 (2.06%) SAN
7 3 (1.55%) LDAP
7 3 (1.55%) Intranet
7 3 (1.55%) Wireless
8 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.52%) VPN
9 1 (0.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.06%) SAP BW
3 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.03%) QlikView
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.52%) HOLAP
6 1 (0.52%) MySQL
6 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 35 (18.04%) Finance
2 12 (6.19%) Marketing
3 11 (5.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.06%) Retail
5 2 (1.03%) Billing
5 2 (1.03%) Banking
5 2 (1.03%) Back Office
5 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.03%) Legal
5 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.03%) Advertising
5 2 (1.03%) Publishing
6 1 (0.52%) Military
6 1 (0.52%) Front Office
6 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.70%) .NET
2 10 (5.15%) HTML
3 7 (3.61%) CSS
3 7 (3.61%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.61%) XML
4 5 (2.58%) BAPI
4 5 (2.58%) SAP ALE
5 4 (2.06%) Middleware
5 4 (2.06%) Web Services
6 3 (1.55%) XSLT
6 3 (1.55%) jQuery
7 2 (1.03%) WCF
7 2 (1.03%) WPF
7 2 (1.03%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.03%) WSDL
7 2 (1.03%) SOAP
8 1 (0.52%) COM+
8 1 (0.52%) J2EE
8 1 (0.52%) JMS
8 1 (0.52%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.12%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.58%) Social Media
3 4 (2.06%) CMDB
4 3 (1.55%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.55%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.55%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.03%) NHS
5 2 (1.03%) Statistics
5 2 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.52%) Life Science
6 1 (0.52%) RMADS
6 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.52%) GIS
6 1 (0.52%) PMI
6 1 (0.52%) EMV
6 1 (0.52%) Replication
6 1 (0.52%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.89%) Windows
2 13 (6.70%) Linux
3 11 (5.67%) UNIX
4 6 (3.09%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.03%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.03%) AIX
7 2 (1.03%) Solaris
7 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (10.82%) CRM
2 17 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (6.19%) Project Management
4 11 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (5.67%) Change Management
4 11 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (5.15%) ITIL
6 9 (4.64%) OO
6 9 (4.64%) Use Case
6 9 (4.64%) Logistics
7 8 (4.12%) Incident Management
7 8 (4.12%) Migration
7 8 (4.12%) Test Scripting
8 7 (3.61%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (3.61%) Validation
8 7 (3.61%) User Stories
9 6 (3.09%) Performance Management
9 6 (3.09%) Network Architecture
9 6 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.82%) SQL
1 21 (10.82%) ABAP
2 8 (4.12%) C#
3 7 (3.61%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.06%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.03%) Perl
5 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.52%) VBScript
6 1 (0.52%) VB
6 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.52%) Java
6 1 (0.52%) VB6
6 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (4.64%) CCIE
2 9 (4.64%) CCNP
3 8 (4.12%) Degree
4 7 (3.61%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.61%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.06%) CISSP
6 3 (1.55%) CISM
6 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.03%) CCNA
7 2 (1.03%) CRISC
7 2 (1.03%) CCA
7 2 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.52%) CCEA
8 1 (0.52%) CCEE
8 1 (0.52%) CIMA
8 1 (0.52%) MBA
8 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.52%) ISEB
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.15%) QA
2 5 (2.58%) SLA
3 4 (2.06%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.52%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.52%) BS7666
System Software
1 13 (6.70%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.58%) XenApp
3 5 (2.58%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (2.06%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.55%) vSphere
5 3 (1.55%) XenServer
6 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.52%) vCloud
7 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (2.58%) SCCM
2 3 (1.55%) CA SiteMinder
2 3 (1.55%) SCSM
3 2 (1.03%) Puppet
3 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.03%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.03%) SCOM
4 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.52%) WSUS
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 43 (22.16%) SAP
2 27 (13.92%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.79%) Cisco
4 16 (8.25%) VMware
5 14 (7.22%) Oracle
6 12 (6.19%) CheckPoint
7 10 (5.15%) F5
7 10 (5.15%) Citrix
8 7 (3.61%) Juniper
9 6 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (3.09%) Blue Coat
10 5 (2.58%) HP
11 4 (2.06%) AppSense
11 4 (2.06%) CA
11 4 (2.06%) IBM
12 3 (1.55%) JBoss
12 3 (1.55%) CommVault
12 3 (1.55%) Teradata
12 3 (1.55%) DataFlux
13 2 (1.03%) Aruba
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