The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kingston Upon Thames during the 3 months to 27 March 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
London / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 11 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 1.67% 6.98% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 7.14% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £48.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -2.08% +54.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 58 42 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 96.67% 97.67% 97.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 20 36
Median daily rate £355 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £275 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £51.25 £18.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +180.82% -8.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Kingston Upon Thames

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Kingston Upon Thames

Consultant Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Kingston Upon Thames region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Gitweb
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Gitweb
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware