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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 14 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 133 112 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.82% 8.53% 5.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.52% 9.37% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 67 32
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£443 £420 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £436 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £21.33 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+28.92% -43.12%
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
1397 1195 1205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.64% 91.01% 90.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 691 643
Average daily rate £360 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 70 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Staines 0 24 £500 +20.48% 2
Woking +12 9 £405 -14.73% 2
Reigate - 5 £450 -
Camberley -2 4 £425 -
Leatherhead -7 4 £475 -9.52%
Weybridge -5 3 £500 +37.93%
Guildford -15 3 £225 -25.00% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames -4 2 £350 -30.00%
Redhill - 1 - - 4
Dorking - 1 £375 -
Egham - - - - 2
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 51 (22.67%) SAP
2 37 (16.44%) Finance
3 24 (10.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (9.33%) Risk Management
4 21 (9.33%) Windows
4 21 (9.33%) CISSP
5 20 (8.89%) Microsoft
5 20 (8.89%) ITIL
5 20 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (8.89%) Change Control
6 19 (8.44%) PRINCE2
6 19 (8.44%) CRM
7 18 (8.00%) SQL
8 17 (7.56%) Firewall
9 16 (7.11%) JavaScript
9 16 (7.11%) Cisco
10 15 (6.67%) OWASP
10 15 (6.67%) PCI DSS
10 15 (6.67%) Security Cleared
11 14 (6.22%) CRISC
11 14 (6.22%) CISM
11 14 (6.22%) Active Directory
12 13 (5.78%) Oracle
12 13 (5.78%) SQL Server
13 12 (5.33%) HTML
13 12 (5.33%) SharePoint
13 12 (5.33%) Information Security
13 12 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
14 11 (4.89%) Banking

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.11%) Node.js
3 6 (2.67%) Lync
4 5 (2.22%) Apache
4 5 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.78%) IIS
6 3 (1.33%) JBoss
6 3 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.33%) SAS
6 3 (1.33%) NetWeaver
6 3 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.33%) CMS
6 3 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.89%) Drupal
8 1 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.56%) Photoshop
3 7 (3.11%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.89%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.89%) MS Office
5 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.00%) SAP FI
2 9 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (4.00%) SAP CO
3 8 (3.56%) SAP MII
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.33%) SAP Business One
5 3 (1.33%) SAP PLM
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.89%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.89%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.44%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.44%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.44%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) Office 365
2 2 (0.89%) IaaS
2 2 (0.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Taleo
3 1 (0.44%) Force.com
3 1 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.44%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.56%) Firewall
2 8 (3.56%) VPN
3 7 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (2.67%) NetScreen
5 5 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (2.22%) Network Security
5 5 (2.22%) SSL
5 5 (2.22%) MPLS
5 5 (2.22%) LDAP
5 5 (2.22%) FTP
5 5 (2.22%) Junos
5 5 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (1.78%) SNMP
6 4 (1.78%) WAN
6 4 (1.78%) LAN
6 4 (1.78%) OSPF
6 4 (1.78%) SAN
7 3 (1.33%) BGP
7 3 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.33%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.89%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.44%) MySQL
5 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) DataStage
5 1 (0.44%) QualityStage
5 1 (0.44%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 7 (3.11%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (2.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.89%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.89%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.89%) JMeter
4 2 (0.89%) Selenium
5 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 37 (16.44%) Finance
2 11 (4.89%) Banking
3 5 (2.22%) Automotive
3 5 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.33%) Retail
5 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.44%) Local Government
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Publishing
6 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.44%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Law
6 1 (0.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.33%) HTML
2 11 (4.89%) XML
3 10 (4.44%) jQuery
3 10 (4.44%) CSS
4 9 (4.00%) Web Services
4 9 (4.00%) .NET
5 8 (3.56%) HTML5
5 8 (3.56%) CSS3
5 8 (3.56%) AngularJS
6 7 (3.11%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (3.11%) SVG
6 7 (3.11%) MooTools
7 5 (2.22%) WCF
7 5 (2.22%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.33%) Middleware
8 3 (1.33%) BAPI
8 3 (1.33%) SAP XI
8 3 (1.33%) WPF
8 3 (1.33%) WF
8 3 (1.33%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.44%) PKI
1 10 (4.44%) User Experience
2 7 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.11%) W3C
3 6 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (2.67%) Cryptography
4 5 (2.22%) Smart Meter
5 4 (1.78%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.78%) Clustering
6 3 (1.33%) Open Source
7 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.89%) NHS
7 2 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.44%) AS400
8 1 (0.44%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.44%) Replication
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.33%) Windows
2 11 (4.89%) Linux
3 6 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.78%) UNIX
4 4 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.44%) CentOS
6 1 (0.44%) Solaris
6 1 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (9.33%) Risk Management
2 20 (8.89%) ITIL
2 20 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (8.89%) Change Control
3 19 (8.44%) PRINCE2
3 19 (8.44%) CRM
4 15 (6.67%) OWASP
5 12 (5.33%) Information Security
6 11 (4.89%) Project Management
6 11 (4.89%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (4.44%) Network Architecture
7 10 (4.44%) Migration
8 9 (4.00%) Change Management
8 9 (4.00%) Load Balancing
9 8 (3.56%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (3.11%) Web Development
11 6 (2.67%) Security Testing
11 6 (2.67%) Data Protection
11 6 (2.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.00%) SQL
2 16 (7.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (3.56%) C#
4 7 (3.11%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.67%) ABAP
6 4 (1.78%) Java
6 4 (1.78%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.33%) C
7 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.89%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.44%) VBA
9 1 (0.44%) Python
9 1 (0.44%) X++
9 1 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (9.33%) CISSP
2 15 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.22%) CRISC
3 14 (6.22%) CISM
4 10 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.67%) Degree
5 6 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.78%) MCTS
7 4 (1.78%) CCNA
7 4 (1.78%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.33%) CCNP
9 2 (0.89%) MCSE
9 2 (0.89%) CCIE
9 2 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) CCEE
10 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.44%) HND
10 1 (0.44%) CCA
10 1 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.33%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.33%) SLA
4 1 (0.44%) COBIT
4 1 (0.44%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (6.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.33%) XenApp
4 2 (0.89%) vSphere
4 2 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.89%) UAG
4 2 (0.89%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.89%) Snort
5 1 (0.44%) Xen
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.44%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.33%) CA SiteMinder
1 3 (1.33%) Nessus
1 3 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (1.33%) SCCM
1 3 (1.33%) SCOM
2 2 (0.89%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (0.89%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.44%) SCSM
3 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.44%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.44%) Legato
3 1 (0.44%) Control-M
3 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.44%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 51 (22.67%) SAP
2 20 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.11%) Cisco
4 13 (5.78%) Oracle
5 10 (4.44%) CheckPoint
6 9 (4.00%) F5
7 8 (3.56%) VMware
7 8 (3.56%) Adobe
8 7 (3.11%) TippingPoint
9 6 (2.67%) Blue Coat
9 6 (2.67%) Nokia
9 6 (2.67%) Citrix
9 6 (2.67%) CA
10 5 (2.22%) Juniper
11 4 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.33%) Tripwire
12 3 (1.33%) DataFlux
12 3 (1.33%) HP
12 3 (1.33%) EMC
12 3 (1.33%) Red Hat
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