Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Staines during the 6 months to 22 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 > Staines
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 23 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 13 18 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 4.89% 6.00% 11.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.10% 6.38% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Staines median daily rate £500 £373 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.23% -12.35% -10.53%
10th Percentile £427 £272 £329
90th Percentile £543 £503 £566
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
Staines 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 Staines. 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
Staines
Contract vacancies in Staines with a recognized job title 255 282 264
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 94.00% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 103 57
Staines median daily rate £475 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +10.75%
10th Percentile £340 £252 £296
90th Percentile £575 £575 £542
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 10
Staines median hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +56.86% -45.16%
10th Percentile £10.50 £18.38 £14.03
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.50 £47.63
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
% change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +9.10%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Staines

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Staines

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Staines over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Staines

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Staines

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Staines region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) Juniper
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) HTTP
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security
2 5 (38.46%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (38.46%) Palo Alto
2 5 (38.46%) FortiGate
3 4 (30.77%) CCSA
3 4 (30.77%) CCSE
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Process Management
5 2 (15.38%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Informix
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) Data Entry
6 1 (7.69%) logstash
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) Appium
6 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) HTTP
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) Informix
2 1 (7.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Appium
1 1 (7.69%) Burp Suite
1 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
1 1 (7.69%) Mocha
1 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Chai
1 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (7.69%) React Native
1 1 (7.69%) SAP PI
1 1 (7.69%) SAP XI
1 1 (7.69%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Data Entry
2 2 (15.38%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
3 1 (7.69%) Microservices
3 1 (7.69%) Secure Coding
3 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
3 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) R
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCSA
1 4 (30.77%) CCSE
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.69%) logstash
2 1 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Barracuda Networks
1 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
1 5 (38.46%) Juniper
1 5 (38.46%) Palo Alto
2 2 (15.38%) F5
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) AlienVault
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Qualys
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk