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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 29 15 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 74 93 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.82% 7.37% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.30% 7.93% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 59 36
Average daily rate
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£388 £360 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £287 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £494 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1174 1173 1343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.30% 92.95% 92.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 638 662
Average daily rate £352 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.13% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 83 106
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -1.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £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 31 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 31 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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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 -2 14 £395 +12.85% 1
Epsom 0 8 £328 +9.16% 2
Guildford -9 5 £550 +69.23% 9
Leatherhead +4 4 £550 -
Woking 0 4 £335 -24.50% 1
Farnham +1 2 - - 1
Weybridge -4 1 £360 - 2
Chertsey - 1 £300 - 1
Egham - - - - 2
Camberley - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Oxted - - - -
Redhill - - - - 2
Reigate - - - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 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 44 (23.04%) SAP
2 34 (17.80%) Finance
3 25 (13.09%) Microsoft
4 24 (12.57%) Windows
5 21 (10.99%) ABAP
5 21 (10.99%) Firewall
6 20 (10.47%) SQL
6 20 (10.47%) Cisco
7 18 (9.42%) CRM
8 15 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (7.85%) VMware
8 15 (7.85%) SAP IS-U
9 14 (7.33%) SAP MRS
9 14 (7.33%) Oracle
10 13 (6.81%) SQL Server
10 13 (6.81%) Linux
10 13 (6.81%) Active Directory
11 12 (6.28%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (6.28%) CheckPoint
11 12 (6.28%) .NET
11 12 (6.28%) Project Management
12 11 (5.76%) Change Management
12 11 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (5.76%) UNIX
12 11 (5.76%) SharePoint
12 11 (5.76%) Marketing
13 10 (5.24%) QA
13 10 (5.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (5.24%) F5
13 10 (5.24%) ITIL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (5.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.62%) SAS
3 4 (2.09%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.57%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (1.57%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.57%) Apache
5 2 (1.05%) IIS
5 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.05%) CMS
5 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.05%) Lync
5 2 (1.05%) CloudStack
5 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.52%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (0.52%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.62%) MS Project
2 5 (2.62%) MS Office
3 4 (2.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (7.85%) SAP IS-U
2 14 (7.33%) SAP MRS
3 6 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (2.62%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (2.62%) SAP MM
4 5 (2.62%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (2.09%) SAP CRM
5 4 (2.09%) SAP SD
5 4 (2.09%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.09%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.57%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (1.57%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (1.57%) SAP FI
6 3 (1.57%) Agresso
6 3 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.57%) SAP PLM
7 2 (1.05%) SAP PM
7 2 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (1.05%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.99%) Firewall
2 9 (4.71%) LAN
3 7 (3.66%) WAN
3 7 (3.66%) MPLS
3 7 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (3.14%) OSPF
5 5 (2.62%) Internet
5 5 (2.62%) NetScreen
5 5 (2.62%) Network Security
6 4 (2.09%) BIG-IP
6 4 (2.09%) BGP
7 3 (1.57%) LDAP
7 3 (1.57%) SAN
7 3 (1.57%) Wireless
7 3 (1.57%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.05%) DMZ
8 2 (1.05%) Intranet
8 2 (1.05%) FTP
8 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.09%) SAP BW
3 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.52%) HOLAP
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
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 34 (17.80%) Finance
2 11 (5.76%) Marketing
3 10 (5.24%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.09%) Retail
5 2 (1.05%) Billing
5 2 (1.05%) Banking
5 2 (1.05%) Back Office
5 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.05%) Legal
5 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.05%) Advertising
5 2 (1.05%) Publishing
6 1 (0.52%) Military
6 1 (0.52%) Front Office
6 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.28%) .NET
2 9 (4.71%) HTML
3 7 (3.66%) ASP.NET
4 6 (3.14%) CSS
4 6 (3.14%) XML
5 5 (2.62%) BAPI
5 5 (2.62%) SAP ALE
6 4 (2.09%) Middleware
7 3 (1.57%) Web Services
8 2 (1.05%) SOAP
8 2 (1.05%) WSDL
8 2 (1.05%) XSLT
8 2 (1.05%) WCF
8 2 (1.05%) WPF
8 2 (1.05%) Silverlight
8 2 (1.05%) jQuery
9 1 (0.52%) Mason
9 1 (0.52%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.52%) REST
9 1 (0.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.19%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.09%) CMDB
2 4 (2.09%) Social Media
3 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.57%) Fat Client
3 3 (1.57%) Thin Client
3 3 (1.57%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.05%) NHS
5 1 (0.52%) Life Science
5 1 (0.52%) RMADS
5 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.52%) GIS
5 1 (0.52%) PMI
5 1 (0.52%) EMV
5 1 (0.52%) Replication
5 1 (0.52%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.57%) Windows
2 13 (6.81%) Linux
3 11 (5.76%) UNIX
4 6 (3.14%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.05%) AIX
7 2 (1.05%) Solaris
7 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (9.42%) CRM
2 15 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (6.28%) Project Management
4 11 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (5.76%) Change Management
5 10 (5.24%) ITIL
5 10 (5.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (4.71%) Test Scripting
6 9 (4.71%) Use Case
6 9 (4.71%) Logistics
6 9 (4.71%) OO
7 7 (3.66%) Validation
7 7 (3.66%) Migration
7 7 (3.66%) Incident Management
7 7 (3.66%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (3.66%) User Stories
8 6 (3.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (3.14%) Network Architecture
8 6 (3.14%) Performance Management
8 6 (3.14%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.99%) ABAP
2 20 (10.47%) SQL
3 8 (4.19%) C#
4 6 (3.14%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.09%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.05%) Perl
6 2 (1.05%) Java
6 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.52%) VBScript
7 1 (0.52%) VB
7 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.52%) VB6
7 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (6.28%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (4.71%) CCIE
2 9 (4.71%) CCNP
3 7 (3.66%) Degree
3 7 (3.66%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.09%) CISSP
5 3 (1.57%) CISM
5 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.05%) CCNA
6 2 (1.05%) CRISC
6 2 (1.05%) CCA
6 2 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.52%) CCEA
7 1 (0.52%) CCEE
7 1 (0.52%) CIMA
7 1 (0.52%) MBA
7 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.52%) ISEB
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.24%) QA
2 4 (2.09%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.09%) SLA
3 3 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.52%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.52%) BS7666
System Software
1 13 (6.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.62%) VMware ESX
2 5 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.09%) XenApp
4 3 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.57%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.57%) vSphere
5 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.05%) XenServer
5 2 (1.05%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (2.62%) SCCM
2 3 (1.57%) CA SiteMinder
2 3 (1.57%) SCSM
3 2 (1.05%) Puppet
3 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.05%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.05%) SCOM
4 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.52%) Nessus
4 1 (0.52%) WSUS
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 44 (23.04%) SAP
2 25 (13.09%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.47%) Cisco
4 15 (7.85%) VMware
5 14 (7.33%) Oracle
6 12 (6.28%) CheckPoint
7 10 (5.24%) F5
8 9 (4.71%) Citrix
9 7 (3.66%) Juniper
10 6 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (3.14%) Blue Coat
11 5 (2.62%) HP
12 4 (2.09%) CA
12 4 (2.09%) IBM
13 3 (1.57%) JBoss
13 3 (1.57%) CommVault
13 3 (1.57%) AppSense
13 3 (1.57%) Teradata
13 3 (1.57%) DataFlux
14 2 (1.05%) Mercator
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