The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 89 84 93
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 8 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.54% 0.31% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.34% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate £375 £229 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.93% -55.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £222 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £236 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £26.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +59.09%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1378 1183 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.30% 92.21% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 571 822
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 83 119
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Surrey region.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Surrey region.

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Technical 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 Technical Consultant within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reigate - 1 £375 -
Staines - 1 - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (29.41%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) Solaris
4 5 (29.41%) IIS
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (23.53%) SAP
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 2000
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) MCSD
5 4 (23.53%) MCSE
5 4 (23.53%) Apache
5 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
5 4 (23.53%) Sun
5 4 (23.53%) CCNA
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
5 4 (23.53%) Site Server
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
6 3 (17.65%) CommVault
6 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 3 (17.65%) .NET

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
2 4 (23.53%) Site Server
3 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
2 1 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (11.76%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Solaris
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) AIX
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.76%) Use Case
3 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCSD
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
1 1 (5.88%) SCSM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) SAP
4 4 (23.53%) Sun
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) CommVault
6 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) Business Objects