The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 27 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 90 71 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.72% 5.61% 7.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.28% 6.08% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 58
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£400 £388 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £320 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £425 £421
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £60.74 - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+79.31% +5.45%
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
1237 1167 1160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.31% 92.18% 93.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 695 629
Average daily rate £400 £361 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 50 86
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
Staines +6 17 £429 +26.10% 1
Leatherhead -23 5 £400 -27.27% 2
Cobham - 4 £453 -
Weybridge 0 3 £413 +14.58% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames 0 2 £350 -22.22%
Guildford -5 2 £330 -29.60% 4
Redhill - 2 £450 - 2
Camberley - 2 £400 -
Egham - 2 - -
Woking 0 1 £400 +21.21% 1
Chertsey -1 1 - - 1
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 52 (25.74%) SAP
2 43 (21.29%) Finance
3 38 (18.81%) CISSP
4 36 (17.82%) ITIL
5 26 (12.87%) PCI DSS
6 24 (11.88%) SQL
7 23 (11.39%) Windows
7 23 (11.39%) Information Security
7 23 (11.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 21 (10.40%) CRM
9 20 (9.90%) Microsoft
9 20 (9.90%) Management Information System
10 19 (9.41%) Risk Management
10 19 (9.41%) Change Management
10 19 (9.41%) Service Management
11 18 (8.91%) CISM
11 18 (8.91%) Cisco
12 17 (8.42%) Juniper
12 17 (8.42%) DNS
12 17 (8.42%) Firewall
13 16 (7.92%) DHCP
13 16 (7.92%) .NET
13 16 (7.92%) C#
14 15 (7.43%) TCP/IP
14 15 (7.43%) CheckPoint
14 15 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (7.43%) Blue Coat
14 15 (7.43%) SAP MII
14 15 (7.43%) F5
15 14 (6.93%) Network Architecture

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 9 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.97%) IIS
2 6 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.49%) SAS
4 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.50%) Lync
5 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.50%) JBoss
5 1 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (7.43%) SAP MII
2 13 (6.44%) RMDS
3 6 (2.97%) SAP CRM
4 5 (2.48%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (1.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (1.98%) SAP FI
5 4 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (1.49%) SAP CO
6 3 (1.49%) SAP PLM
6 3 (1.49%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.99%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.99%) SAP CS
7 2 (0.99%) SAP QM
7 2 (0.99%) Agresso
8 1 (0.50%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.50%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.50%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.48%) Office 365
3 4 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
4 1 (0.50%) PaaS
4 1 (0.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Yammer
4 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.42%) DNS
1 17 (8.42%) Firewall
2 16 (7.92%) DHCP
3 15 (7.43%) TCP/IP
4 14 (6.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 14 (6.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 13 (6.44%) Multicast
5 13 (6.44%) Wireshark
6 8 (3.96%) Network Security
7 3 (1.49%) SAN
8 2 (0.99%) Internet
8 2 (0.99%) VPN
8 2 (0.99%) SSL
8 2 (0.99%) LAN
9 1 (0.50%) WAN
9 1 (0.50%) SMTP
9 1 (0.50%) FTP
9 1 (0.50%) LDAP
9 1 (0.50%) Intranet
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.47%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (1.98%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.49%) DTS
6 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.99%) Essbase
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.99%) PowerCenter
6 2 (0.99%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.99%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) QlikView
7 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.97%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.49%) JIRA
4 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.99%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.99%) Toad
4 2 (0.99%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.99%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.99%) JMeter
4 2 (0.99%) Subversion
4 2 (0.99%) Maven
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.50%) MSTest
5 1 (0.50%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.50%) Ant
General
1 43 (21.29%) Finance
2 13 (6.44%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.47%) Automotive
3 7 (3.47%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.48%) Retail
5 3 (1.49%) Legal
5 3 (1.49%) Marketing
5 3 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.50%) Billing
7 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.92%) .NET
2 13 (6.44%) Rendezvous
3 9 (4.46%) XML
4 8 (3.96%) ASP.NET
5 7 (3.47%) HTML
6 5 (2.48%) Middleware
7 4 (1.98%) COM+
8 3 (1.49%) CSS
8 3 (1.49%) EDI
8 3 (1.49%) CGI
9 2 (0.99%) XML Messaging
9 2 (0.99%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.50%) HTML5
10 1 (0.50%) REST
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Camel
10 1 (0.50%) WCF
10 1 (0.50%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.50%) LINQ
10 1 (0.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.90%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.95%) PKI
4 9 (4.46%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (3.96%) Cryptography
6 6 (2.97%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.98%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.49%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.49%) Clustering
9 2 (0.99%) NHS
9 2 (0.99%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.99%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.99%) RMADS
9 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.50%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.50%) BYOD
10 1 (0.50%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.39%) Windows
2 10 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (3.96%) Linux
4 7 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (3.47%) UNIX
5 3 (1.49%) Solaris
5 3 (1.49%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.99%) AIX
6 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) HPUX
7 1 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (17.82%) ITIL
2 23 (11.39%) Information Security
3 21 (10.40%) CRM
4 19 (9.41%) Service Management
4 19 (9.41%) Change Management
4 19 (9.41%) Risk Management
5 15 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (6.93%) Migration
6 14 (6.93%) Load Balancing
6 14 (6.93%) Network Architecture
7 13 (6.44%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (6.44%) Security Management
7 13 (6.44%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (6.44%) PRINCE2
8 12 (5.94%) Change Control
8 12 (5.94%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (5.45%) Security Testing
9 11 (5.45%) Data Protection
10 10 (4.95%) Information Security Management
11 9 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (11.88%) SQL
2 16 (7.92%) C#
3 10 (4.95%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.48%) VB6
4 5 (2.48%) VBScript
4 5 (2.48%) VB
4 5 (2.48%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.98%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.98%) Perl
5 4 (1.98%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.49%) C
7 2 (0.99%) Java
7 2 (0.99%) PHP
7 2 (0.99%) ABAP
7 2 (0.99%) Python
7 2 (0.99%) Ruby
8 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (18.81%) CISSP
2 18 (8.91%) CISM
3 11 (5.45%) CRISC
4 10 (4.95%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.95%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.47%) Degree
6 5 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.98%) CISA
7 4 (1.98%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.49%) CCA
8 3 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.99%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.99%) MCAD
9 2 (0.99%) MCSD
9 2 (0.99%) ISEB
10 1 (0.50%) CCEE
10 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.87%) PCI DSS
2 23 (11.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.99%) COBIT
3 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.99%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.48%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.48%) XenApp
4 4 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.49%) XenServer
5 3 (1.49%) vSphere
6 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.99%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.50%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.50%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.50%) UAG
7 1 (0.50%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (3.47%) SCCM
2 3 (1.49%) SCOM
2 3 (1.49%) EdgeSight
3 1 (0.50%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.50%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.50%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 52 (25.74%) SAP
2 20 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.91%) Cisco
4 17 (8.42%) Juniper
5 15 (7.43%) CheckPoint
5 15 (7.43%) Blue Coat
5 15 (7.43%) F5
6 14 (6.93%) SolarWinds
6 14 (6.93%) TippingPoint
7 13 (6.44%) Tradeweb
7 13 (6.44%) Tufin
7 13 (6.44%) LogLogic
7 13 (6.44%) Lancope
7 13 (6.44%) NetScout
7 13 (6.44%) Radianz
7 13 (6.44%) TIBCO
7 13 (6.44%) Bloomberg
8 12 (5.94%) Oracle
9 10 (4.95%) VMware
10 7 (3.47%) HP
Surrey
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - 450 per day + D.O.E
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Up to £400 per day DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Chertsey
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago