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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 42 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 58 106 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.81% 7.42% 7.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 7.87% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 39 56
Average daily rate £470 £450 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £329 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 £17.22 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+248.43% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £24.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -
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
1152 1347 1201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.60% 94.33% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 732 652
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 46 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leatherhead -10 7 £425 -34.61% 3
Guildford +11 6 £438 +16.66% 6
Staines -6 6 £475 +17.28% 5
Woking 0 3 £450 - 1
Weybridge -3 1 - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 43 (26.71%) Information Security
2 31 (19.25%) Microsoft
3 29 (18.01%) PCI DSS
4 28 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (13.66%) SAP
7 20 (12.42%) CISSP
7 20 (12.42%) Finance
8 18 (11.18%) SQL
8 18 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (9.94%) C#
10 15 (9.32%) CISM
10 15 (9.32%) E-Commerce
10 15 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (8.70%) COBIT
11 14 (8.70%) CRM
11 14 (8.70%) Security Cleared
11 14 (8.70%) Security Testing
12 12 (7.45%) Middleware
12 12 (7.45%) Scrum
13 11 (6.83%) Project Management
13 11 (6.83%) Windows
13 11 (6.83%) Risk Analysis
13 11 (6.83%) BDD
13 11 (6.83%) Test Automation
13 11 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (6.21%) SC Cleared
14 10 (6.21%) Functional Testing
14 10 (6.21%) Migration
15 9 (5.59%) Automated Testing

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.86%) IIS
2 3 (1.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.24%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.24%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.24%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.24%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.62%) Apache
4 1 (0.62%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.62%) SAS
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.11%) MS Office
3 3 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.48%) SAP CO
2 4 (2.48%) SAP FI
2 4 (2.48%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (2.48%) SAP HCM
2 4 (2.48%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.86%) SAP MM
4 2 (1.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.24%) SAP CS
4 2 (1.24%) SAP GRC
4 2 (1.24%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.62%) HFM
5 1 (0.62%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.62%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.62%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.62%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.62%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.86%) PaaS
3 2 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.62%) Office 365
4 1 (0.62%) Route 53
4 1 (0.62%) SaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Veeva
4 1 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) Firewall
2 4 (2.48%) SAN
3 2 (1.24%) AMQP
3 2 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.24%) DHCP
3 2 (1.24%) DNS
3 2 (1.24%) Internet
3 2 (1.24%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.24%) LAN
3 2 (1.24%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.24%) Network Security
3 2 (1.24%) VLAN
3 2 (1.24%) VPN
3 2 (1.24%) WAN
4 1 (0.62%) BGP
4 1 (0.62%) LDAP
4 1 (0.62%) MPLS
4 1 (0.62%) OSPF
4 1 (0.62%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.62%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.48%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.86%) Essbase
3 3 (1.86%) MySQL
3 3 (1.86%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.86%) SAP BW
3 3 (1.86%) VoltDB
4 2 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.24%) Neo4j
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.24%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (1.24%) QlikView
4 2 (1.24%) SAP BI
4 2 (1.24%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.59%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.59%) Selenium
2 9 (5.59%) SpecFlow
3 6 (3.73%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.24%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.62%) LSMW
5 1 (0.62%) MSI
5 1 (0.62%) MSTest
5 1 (0.62%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 20 (12.42%) Finance
2 6 (3.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (3.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.11%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.48%) Advertising
5 2 (1.24%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.24%) Legal
5 2 (1.24%) Military
6 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.62%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.45%) Middleware
2 9 (5.59%) REST
3 7 (4.35%) EDI
4 6 (3.73%) .NET
4 6 (3.73%) CGI
5 3 (1.86%) Kafka
6 2 (1.24%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.24%) Django
6 2 (1.24%) JMS
6 2 (1.24%) Leaflet
6 2 (1.24%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.24%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.24%) Spring
7 1 (0.62%) CSS
7 1 (0.62%) HTML
7 1 (0.62%) jQuery
7 1 (0.62%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.62%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.62%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.11%) PKI
3 4 (2.48%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.48%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.86%) CESG
4 3 (1.86%) Clustering
4 3 (1.86%) Cryptography
4 3 (1.86%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.24%) Biometrics
5 2 (1.24%) Biotechnology
5 2 (1.24%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.24%) Life Science
5 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.24%) User Experience
5 2 (1.24%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.62%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.62%) FMCG
6 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.83%) Windows
2 9 (5.59%) Unix
3 6 (3.73%) Linux
4 5 (3.11%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.11%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.86%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.24%) Android
7 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.24%) HPUX
8 1 (0.62%) Debian
8 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.71%) Information Security
2 28 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (9.32%) E-Commerce
4 14 (8.70%) CRM
4 14 (8.70%) Security Testing
5 12 (7.45%) Scrum
6 11 (6.83%) BDD
6 11 (6.83%) Project Management
6 11 (6.83%) Risk Analysis
6 11 (6.83%) Test Automation
7 10 (6.21%) Functional Testing
7 10 (6.21%) Migration
8 9 (5.59%) Automated Testing
8 9 (5.59%) GAP Analysis
9 8 (4.97%) Security Management
10 7 (4.35%) ERP
10 7 (4.35%) Presales
10 7 (4.35%) Risk Management
11 6 (3.73%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.18%) SQL
2 16 (9.94%) C#
3 7 (4.35%) Python
3 7 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.86%) AWK
4 3 (1.86%) Java
4 3 (1.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.86%) sed
5 2 (1.24%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.24%) C
5 2 (1.24%) Go
5 2 (1.24%) Perl
5 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.24%) Ruby
6 1 (0.62%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (0.62%) R
6 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (12.42%) CISSP
2 15 (9.32%) CISM
3 14 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 10 (6.21%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.59%) Degree
6 4 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.86%) CISA
8 2 (1.24%) ISEB
8 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.24%) MCITP
8 2 (1.24%) MCP
8 2 (1.24%) MCSA
8 2 (1.24%) MCSE
8 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.24%) PhD
8 2 (1.24%) PMP
9 1 (0.62%) CCNP
9 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.62%) CLAS
9 1 (0.62%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (18.01%) PCI DSS
2 23 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (8.70%) COBIT
4 9 (5.59%) QA
5 5 (3.11%) ISO27002
6 4 (2.48%) JSP 440
7 3 (1.86%) ISO 9001
7 3 (1.86%) RMADS
8 2 (1.24%) Def Stans
8 2 (1.24%) SLA
9 1 (0.62%) AICPA
9 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.62%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (1.86%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.24%) Docker
3 2 (1.24%) XenApp
3 2 (1.24%) XenServer
4 1 (0.62%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (1.86%) SCCM
2 2 (1.24%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.24%) Cacti
2 2 (1.24%) EdgeSight
2 2 (1.24%) Ganglia
2 2 (1.24%) Graphite
2 2 (1.24%) Hyperic
2 2 (1.24%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.24%) logstash
2 2 (1.24%) Nagios
2 2 (1.24%) SCOM
2 2 (1.24%) WSUS
3 1 (0.62%) Ansible
3 1 (0.62%) Simpana
3 1 (0.62%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.62%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 31 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.66%) SAP
3 6 (3.73%) Oracle
4 5 (3.11%) Hyperion
5 3 (1.86%) Cisco
5 3 (1.86%) Citrix
5 3 (1.86%) VMware
6 2 (1.24%) Dell
6 2 (1.24%) New Relic
6 2 (1.24%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.24%) Remedy
6 2 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.24%) Splunk
6 2 (1.24%) Symantec
6 2 (1.24%) Wyse
7 1 (0.62%) Anaplan
7 1 (0.62%) Apple
7 1 (0.62%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (0.62%) IFS
7 1 (0.62%) Riverbed
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