Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £444 per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Consultant
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 19 24
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 5 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.20% 4.27% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 4.48% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 10
Guildford median daily rate £444 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.54% -21.21% +8.20%
10th Percentile £412 £295 £268
90th Percentile £481 £434 £575
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £37.50 - £60.98

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Guildford
Contract vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 220 201 212
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 95.26% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 126 114
Guildford median daily rate £400 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +5.36% -5.08%
10th Percentile £148 £126 £252
90th Percentile £553 £538 £484
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 10
Guildford median hourly rate £14.00 £27.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.15% +71.43% -7.35%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £11.81
90th Percentile £33.20 £47.79 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
% change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +10.38%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Guildford

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Consultant in Guildford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Guildford

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Guildford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Guildford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (20.00%) DataStage
2 1 (20.00%) QualityStage
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) WFM
2 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) BPMN

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DataStage
1 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) QualityStage
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) BCP
1 1 (20.00%) BPMN
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (20.00%) WFM
1 1 (20.00%) Workforce Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya Certification
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) VMware