The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 21 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 74 91 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.01% 6.74% 9.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.42% 7.04% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 52 66
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £443
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +52.72%
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
997 1292 1473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 94.50% 95.63% 95.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 833 793
Median daily rate £419 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 41 83
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £46.50 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Surrey region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weybridge +6 7 £401 +122.91%
Guildford -2 7 £325 -40.90% 1
Staines -10 6 £373 -
Leatherhead +14 3 £500 +11.11% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - -
Egham +3 1 - - 1
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 49 (31.01%) SAP
2 28 (17.72%) Windows
3 25 (15.82%) Microsoft
4 24 (15.19%) Cisco
5 21 (13.29%) Information Security
6 18 (11.39%) Firewall
7 17 (10.76%) SQL
8 15 (9.49%) Manufacturing
9 14 (8.86%) Finance
9 14 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (8.86%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (8.86%) Coaching
10 13 (8.23%) VMware
11 12 (7.59%) Linux
11 12 (7.59%) GAMP
11 12 (7.59%) GCP
11 12 (7.59%) GMP
11 12 (7.59%) GxP
11 12 (7.59%) ERP
12 11 (6.96%) ITIL
12 11 (6.96%) Capita
12 11 (6.96%) Migration
12 11 (6.96%) Windows Server
13 10 (6.33%) Degree
13 10 (6.33%) Oracle
13 10 (6.33%) SharePoint
14 9 (5.70%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (5.70%) CRM
14 9 (5.70%) TCP/IP

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.80%) Apache
2 6 (3.80%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (3.16%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.90%) IIS
5 2 (1.27%) CMS
5 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.27%) TPMS
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.63%) SAS
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
2 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (4.43%) SAP FI
2 5 (3.16%) SAP CO
2 5 (3.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.53%) SAP CRM
3 4 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.27%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (1.27%) SAP PP
4 2 (1.27%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.63%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.63%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.63%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.63%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.63%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.63%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.63%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.63%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.63%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.80%) Office 365
3 3 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.27%) IaaS
4 2 (1.27%) PaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.63%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.63%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.39%) Firewall
2 9 (5.70%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.06%) MPLS
4 7 (4.43%) SAN
5 6 (3.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (3.80%) LTE
5 6 (3.80%) UMTS
6 4 (2.53%) 3G
6 4 (2.53%) 4G
6 4 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.53%) GSM
6 4 (2.53%) IPsec
6 4 (2.53%) VPN
7 3 (1.90%) BGP
7 3 (1.90%) DNS
7 3 (1.90%) FabricPath
7 3 (1.90%) OSPF
7 3 (1.90%) SSL
8 2 (1.27%) DHCP
8 2 (1.27%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.43%) Big Data
2 6 (3.80%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.16%) Hadoop
3 5 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (3.16%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.90%) OLAP
5 3 (1.90%) Power BI
5 3 (1.90%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.27%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.27%) Lumira
6 2 (1.27%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (1.27%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.63%) Gitweb
2 1 (0.63%) JBehave
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.63%) JUnit
2 1 (0.63%) LSMW
2 1 (0.63%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.63%) Selenium
2 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.63%) Subversion
2 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (9.49%) Manufacturing
2 14 (8.86%) Finance
2 14 (8.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (5.06%) Retail
3 8 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.80%) Legal
5 4 (2.53%) Advertising
6 3 (1.90%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.27%) Billing
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.80%) .NET
2 4 (2.53%) HTML
2 4 (2.53%) Middleware
2 4 (2.53%) Regular Expression
3 3 (1.90%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.90%) Web Services
4 2 (1.27%) BAPI
4 2 (1.27%) HTML5
4 2 (1.27%) MDX
4 2 (1.27%) SAP ALE
4 2 (1.27%) SAP Core Interface
4 2 (1.27%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (1.27%) SAPUI5
4 2 (1.27%) XML
5 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.63%) J2EE
5 1 (0.63%) Java EE
5 1 (0.63%) REST
5 1 (0.63%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.63%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.80%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.53%) Cryptography
3 4 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.53%) PKI
4 3 (1.90%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.27%) Clustering
5 2 (1.27%) Statistics
6 1 (0.63%) CMDB
6 1 (0.63%) EPoS
6 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.63%) NHS
6 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.72%) Windows
2 12 (7.59%) Linux
3 11 (6.96%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.53%) CentOS
5 3 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) Solaris
7 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.63%) Unix
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.29%) Information Security
2 14 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (8.86%) Coaching
2 14 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (7.59%) ERP
4 11 (6.96%) ITIL
4 11 (6.96%) Migration
5 9 (5.70%) CRM
6 8 (5.06%) Network Design
7 7 (4.43%) Project Management
8 6 (3.80%) Analytics
8 6 (3.80%) Change Management
8 6 (3.80%) Data Protection
8 6 (3.80%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (3.80%) Load Balancing
8 6 (3.80%) Mentoring
8 6 (3.80%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (3.80%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (3.16%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.76%) SQL
2 8 (5.06%) ABAP
2 8 (5.06%) C#
3 6 (3.80%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.53%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.90%) C
6 2 (1.27%) Java
6 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.27%) Python
6 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.63%) Perl
7 1 (0.63%) PHP
7 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.33%) Degree
2 9 (5.70%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.06%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.43%) CISSP
4 7 (4.43%) MCSE
4 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.43%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.80%) CCIE
6 4 (2.53%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.53%) GIAC
7 3 (1.90%) CCNP
8 2 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.63%) CISA
9 1 (0.63%) CISM
9 1 (0.63%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.63%) MCITP
9 1 (0.63%) MCTS
9 1 (0.63%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.59%) GAMP
1 12 (7.59%) GCP
1 12 (7.59%) GMP
1 12 (7.59%) GxP
2 6 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.16%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.90%) ISAE 3402
4 3 (1.90%) SSAE 16
5 2 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.27%) QA
6 1 (0.63%) COBIT
6 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.63%) HL7
6 1 (0.63%) P3O
6 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.80%) vSphere
2 5 (3.16%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.53%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.90%) vCloud
4 3 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.27%) Docker
5 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.63%) NDS
6 1 (0.63%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) QRadar
2 2 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.27%) SCOM
2 2 (1.27%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.63%) Ansible
3 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.63%) Mesos
3 1 (0.63%) Nessus
3 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.63%) Puppet
3 1 (0.63%) SCCM
3 1 (0.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 49 (31.01%) SAP
2 25 (15.82%) Microsoft
3 24 (15.19%) Cisco
4 13 (8.23%) VMware
5 11 (6.96%) Capita
6 10 (6.33%) Oracle
7 5 (3.16%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.16%) Citrix
7 5 (3.16%) Riverbed
8 4 (2.53%) ArcSight
8 4 (2.53%) F5
8 4 (2.53%) Fortinet
8 4 (2.53%) Intel Security
8 4 (2.53%) Juniper
8 4 (2.53%) Splunk
9 2 (1.27%) Ariba
9 2 (1.27%) Cognos
9 2 (1.27%) HP
9 2 (1.27%) Mercator
9 2 (1.27%) NetApp