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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 13 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 107 116 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.35% 8.39% 5.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.95% 9.07% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 33
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £316 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £60.98 £48.14 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.67% +1.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £41.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.04% +27.69%
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
1195 1279 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.29% 92.55% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 739 541
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 73 85
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.49 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £51.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 +5 20 £475 +15.15% 4
Cobham - 9 £450 -
Woking +16 5 £250 -41.17% 2
Weybridge - 4 £550 - 1
Guildford -2 3 £573 +33.13% 1
Epsom -2 2 £375 +4.16%
Egham -5 2 - - 1
Leatherhead -13 2 £550 +25.71% 2
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 51 (24.17%) SAP
2 46 (21.80%) Finance
3 41 (19.43%) CISSP
4 38 (18.01%) ITIL
5 34 (16.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (14.22%) Risk Management
7 27 (12.80%) SQL
8 25 (11.85%) PCI DSS
9 24 (11.37%) Firewall
9 24 (11.37%) Information Security
10 22 (10.43%) Change Management
10 22 (10.43%) Management Information System
10 22 (10.43%) CISM
10 22 (10.43%) Windows
10 22 (10.43%) Cisco
11 20 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (9.00%) Service Management
12 19 (9.00%) CheckPoint
12 19 (9.00%) CRM
12 19 (9.00%) SAP MII
12 19 (9.00%) Network Architecture
12 19 (9.00%) F5
13 18 (8.53%) TippingPoint
13 18 (8.53%) Load Balancing
13 18 (8.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 18 (8.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 18 (8.53%) Juniper
13 18 (8.53%) Blue Coat
13 18 (8.53%) Penetration Testing
14 17 (8.06%) CRISC

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.84%) IIS
2 6 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.42%) SAS
3 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.42%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.95%) JBoss
4 2 (0.95%) Apache
4 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.47%) Lync
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.47%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.47%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.47%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) MS Office
2 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (9.00%) SAP MII
2 14 (6.64%) RMDS
3 8 (3.79%) SAP FI
4 7 (3.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (3.32%) SAP CO
5 6 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (2.37%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (1.90%) SAP CRM
7 4 (1.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (1.42%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.95%) SAP Payroll
9 2 (0.95%) Agresso
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Utilities
10 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.84%) Office 365
2 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.95%) IaaS
5 1 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.47%) Yammer
5 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.47%) SaaS
5 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.37%) Firewall
2 18 (8.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 18 (8.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 16 (7.58%) DNS
4 15 (7.11%) DHCP
4 15 (7.11%) Wireshark
5 14 (6.64%) Multicast
5 14 (6.64%) TCP/IP
6 9 (4.27%) Network Security
7 5 (2.37%) VPN
8 3 (1.42%) Junos
8 3 (1.42%) LDAP
8 3 (1.42%) SAN
8 3 (1.42%) NetScreen
8 3 (1.42%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.95%) SSH
9 2 (0.95%) Intranet
9 2 (0.95%) Internet
9 2 (0.95%) FTP
9 2 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.74%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (1.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.42%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.42%) DTS
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.95%) PowerCenter
6 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.95%) MySQL
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.95%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.95%) Cognos Transformer
7 1 (0.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.47%) QlikView
7 1 (0.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.90%) JIRA
3 2 (0.95%) Subversion
3 2 (0.95%) Maven
3 2 (0.95%) JMeter
3 2 (0.95%) ClearQuest
3 2 (0.95%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.95%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.95%) Toad
4 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.47%) Ant
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.47%) Introscope
General
1 46 (21.80%) Finance
2 7 (3.32%) Legal
3 5 (2.37%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.90%) Banking
4 4 (1.90%) Retail
4 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.42%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.42%) Automotive
6 2 (0.95%) Publishing
6 2 (0.95%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.64%) Rendezvous
2 13 (6.16%) .NET
3 10 (4.74%) XML
4 8 (3.79%) HTML
5 7 (3.32%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.90%) Middleware
6 4 (1.90%) COM+
7 3 (1.42%) CSS
8 2 (0.95%) SAP ALE
8 2 (0.95%) XML Messaging
8 2 (0.95%) Web Services
8 2 (0.95%) jQuery
8 2 (0.95%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.47%) LINQ
9 1 (0.47%) SAP BC
9 1 (0.47%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.47%) REST
9 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.43%) Management Information System
2 14 (6.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 11 (5.21%) PKI
4 9 (4.27%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (4.27%) Cryptography
5 8 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.32%) Smart Meter
7 6 (2.84%) Open Source
8 3 (1.42%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.42%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.42%) Clustering
8 3 (1.42%) Statistics
9 2 (0.95%) NHS
9 2 (0.95%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.95%) RMADS
9 2 (0.95%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.95%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.47%) User Experience
10 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.43%) Windows
2 11 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (3.79%) Linux
5 7 (3.32%) UNIX
6 2 (0.95%) AIX
6 2 (0.95%) Solaris
6 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.01%) ITIL
2 30 (14.22%) Risk Management
3 24 (11.37%) Information Security
4 22 (10.43%) Change Management
5 20 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (9.00%) Service Management
6 19 (9.00%) CRM
6 19 (9.00%) Network Architecture
7 18 (8.53%) Load Balancing
7 18 (8.53%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (7.58%) Change Control
8 16 (7.58%) PRINCE2
9 15 (7.11%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (6.64%) OWASP
11 13 (6.16%) Information Security Management
11 13 (6.16%) Security Management
12 12 (5.69%) Migration
12 12 (5.69%) ISMS
13 11 (5.21%) Security Testing
13 11 (5.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.80%) SQL
2 11 (5.21%) C#
3 7 (3.32%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.37%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.37%) VBScript
4 5 (2.37%) VB
4 5 (2.37%) VB.NET
4 5 (2.37%) VB6
5 4 (1.90%) C
5 4 (1.90%) Java
6 3 (1.42%) Perl
7 2 (0.95%) Ruby
7 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.95%) Python
7 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.95%) ABAP
7 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.47%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.47%) VBA
8 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (19.43%) CISSP
2 22 (10.43%) CISM
3 17 (8.06%) CRISC
4 6 (2.84%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.84%) Degree
5 4 (1.90%) CISA
5 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.90%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.42%) CCA
6 3 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.95%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.95%) MCAD
7 2 (0.95%) MCSD
7 2 (0.95%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) CCEE
8 1 (0.47%) CCNA
8 1 (0.47%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (16.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (11.85%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.42%) QA
4 2 (0.95%) SLA
4 2 (0.95%) COBIT
4 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.47%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.84%) XenApp
3 5 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.90%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.90%) vSphere
4 4 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.95%) XenServer
5 2 (0.95%) Veritas File System
5 2 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.47%) iptables
6 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.47%) Xen
6 1 (0.47%) UAG
6 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.37%) SCCM
2 2 (0.95%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.95%) EdgeSight
3 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.47%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.47%) WSUS
3 1 (0.47%) Puppet
3 1 (0.47%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (24.17%) SAP
2 22 (10.43%) Cisco
3 19 (9.00%) CheckPoint
3 19 (9.00%) F5
4 18 (8.53%) TippingPoint
4 18 (8.53%) Juniper
4 18 (8.53%) Blue Coat
5 15 (7.11%) Oracle
5 15 (7.11%) Microsoft
5 15 (7.11%) SolarWinds
6 14 (6.64%) Tradeweb
6 14 (6.64%) Tufin
6 14 (6.64%) NetScout
6 14 (6.64%) LogLogic
6 14 (6.64%) Lancope
6 14 (6.64%) TIBCO
6 14 (6.64%) Bloomberg
6 14 (6.64%) Radianz
7 8 (3.79%) VMware
8 6 (2.84%) HP
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