The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Woking 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 14 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 5.56% 7.69% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.41% 8.86% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
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£335 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -23.61%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Woking 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
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
78 79 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 86.67% 86.81% 88.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 50 22
Average daily rate £348 £353 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.41% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Woking region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SAP PLM
2 2 (22.22%) PLM
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Social Media
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP PLM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (11.11%) SAP CS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) PLM
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle