The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Woking 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
Consultant
Rank 22 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 6.82% 2.27% 5.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.06% 2.50% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £350 - £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 - £530
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
Job Titles Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
85 40 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 96.59% 90.91% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 28 52
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £35.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 - £28.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Consultant
Surrey

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 18 April 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) SAP CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP CRM
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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
1 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle