The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £443 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
South East / Surrey
Rank 30 49 14
Rank change year-on-year +19 -35  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 67 53 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.83% 4.16% 8.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.19% 4.31% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 39
Median daily rate £443 £488 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.07% +20.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £439 £438
% change year-on-year +2.56% +0.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £17.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +248.43%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £48.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +95.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1082 1229 1339
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.17% 96.39% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 799 727
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 99 58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +58.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.03 £52.50 £50.00
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Surrey

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Surrey

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Surrey over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Surrey

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Surrey

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sunbury-on-Thames - 22 £425 -
Staines -3 4 £615 +29.47% 1
Woking 0 3 - -
Guildford +2 2 £388 +5.08% 6
Chertsey - 1 £273 - 1
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 47 (36.72%) SAP
2 22 (17.19%) Oracle
3 18 (14.06%) Finance
4 15 (11.72%) Windows
4 15 (11.72%) ERP
5 13 (10.16%) Microsoft
6 12 (9.38%) Migration
6 12 (9.38%) Manufacturing
7 11 (8.59%) Information Security
8 10 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (7.81%) Cisco
9 9 (7.03%) GAMP
9 9 (7.03%) GCP
9 9 (7.03%) GMP
9 9 (7.03%) GxP
9 9 (7.03%) Firewall
9 9 (7.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (7.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 9 (7.03%) Capita
9 9 (7.03%) SAP HANA
9 9 (7.03%) Oracle Database
9 9 (7.03%) Coaching
10 8 (6.25%) Linux
10 8 (6.25%) SQL
11 7 (5.47%) ABAP
11 7 (5.47%) MS Exchange
11 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
11 7 (5.47%) SAP BW
11 7 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.69%) Office 365

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (5.47%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.34%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.56%) IBM Domino
3 2 (1.56%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.56%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.78%) Anypoint
4 1 (0.78%) Apache
4 1 (0.78%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.78%) IIS
4 1 (0.78%) Mule
4 1 (0.78%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.78%) QuickPlace
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.78%) MS Office
1 1 (0.78%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 9 (7.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (4.69%) SAP FI
3 5 (3.91%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (3.91%) SAP CO
3 5 (3.91%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (2.34%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle FAH
5 3 (2.34%) SAP PP
6 2 (1.56%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.56%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 2 (1.56%) SAP GRC
6 2 (1.56%) SAP HR
6 2 (1.56%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.56%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.78%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.69%) Office 365
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.78%) SaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.03%) Firewall
2 4 (3.13%) 3G
2 4 (3.13%) 4G
2 4 (3.13%) GSM
2 4 (3.13%) LTE
2 4 (3.13%) UMTS
3 3 (2.34%) Skype
3 3 (2.34%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.56%) IPsec
4 2 (1.56%) MPLS
4 2 (1.56%) PBX
4 2 (1.56%) SAN
4 2 (1.56%) SSL
4 2 (1.56%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.78%) Internet
5 1 (0.78%) Intranet
5 1 (0.78%) Network Security
5 1 (0.78%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.03%) Oracle Database
1 9 (7.03%) SAP HANA
2 7 (5.47%) SAP BW
3 5 (3.91%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (3.13%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.56%) DataStage
6 2 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.56%) Lumira
6 2 (1.56%) MySQL
6 2 (1.56%) OLAP
6 2 (1.56%) Power BI
6 2 (1.56%) QualityStage
6 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.78%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.56%) NeoLoad
3 1 (0.78%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.78%) Hudson
3 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.78%) LSMW
3 1 (0.78%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 18 (14.06%) Finance
2 12 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 9 (7.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (4.69%) Retail
5 5 (3.91%) Banking
5 5 (3.91%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.13%) Advertising
7 3 (2.34%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.56%) Billing
8 2 (1.56%) Marketing
9 1 (0.78%) Electronics
9 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.78%) French Language
9 1 (0.78%) German Language
9 1 (0.78%) Legal
9 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.91%) SAP Basis
2 4 (3.13%) .NET
2 4 (3.13%) Middleware
3 3 (2.34%) HTML
3 3 (2.34%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.56%) Web Services
5 1 (0.78%) ActiveX
5 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.78%) BAPI
5 1 (0.78%) CSS
5 1 (0.78%) HTML5
5 1 (0.78%) MDX
5 1 (0.78%) ODBC
5 1 (0.78%) REST
5 1 (0.78%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.78%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.78%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.78%) Spring
5 1 (0.78%) XML
5 1 (0.78%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (3.13%) PKI
2 3 (2.34%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.78%) Clustering
3 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.78%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (0.78%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.78%) iSeries
3 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
3 1 (0.78%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (0.78%) SWIFT
3 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.72%) Windows
2 8 (6.25%) Linux
3 6 (4.69%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.34%) Unix
6 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.78%) CentOS
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.78%) Solaris
7 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (11.72%) ERP
2 12 (9.38%) Migration
3 11 (8.59%) Information Security
4 10 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (7.03%) Coaching
6 7 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (3.91%) CRM
7 5 (3.91%) High Availability
7 5 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (3.13%) Database Tuning
8 4 (3.13%) DevOps
8 4 (3.13%) ITIL
8 4 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.13%) Process Improvement
8 4 (3.13%) Project Management
8 4 (3.13%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.34%) Business Analysis
9 3 (2.34%) Change Management
9 3 (2.34%) Logistics
9 3 (2.34%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.25%) SQL
2 7 (5.47%) ABAP
3 4 (3.13%) Python
4 3 (2.34%) Java
4 3 (2.34%) Perl
4 3 (2.34%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.56%) C#
5 2 (1.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.78%) C
6 1 (0.78%) LotusScript
6 1 (0.78%) Ruby
6 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.34%) CCIE
1 3 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (2.34%) Degree
1 3 (2.34%) MCSE
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.56%) CISSP
3 1 (0.78%) CISM
3 1 (0.78%) SANS
3 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.03%) GAMP
1 9 (7.03%) GCP
1 9 (7.03%) GMP
1 9 (7.03%) GxP
2 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.78%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.34%) Docker
4 2 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.56%) vSphere
5 1 (0.78%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.78%) Snort
5 1 (0.78%) vCloud
5 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) SCCM
2 2 (1.56%) SCOM
3 1 (0.78%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.78%) Ansible
3 1 (0.78%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.78%) Mesos
3 1 (0.78%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (36.72%) SAP
2 22 (17.19%) Oracle
3 13 (10.16%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.81%) Cisco
5 9 (7.03%) Capita
6 5 (3.91%) Citrix
7 4 (3.13%) HP
7 4 (3.13%) Sybase
7 4 (3.13%) VMware
8 3 (2.34%) Anaplan
8 3 (2.34%) Hyperion
8 3 (2.34%) IBM
8 3 (2.34%) Palo Alto
8 3 (2.34%) Thales
9 2 (1.56%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.56%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.56%) Cognos
9 2 (1.56%) Juniper
9 2 (1.56%) Lotus
9 2 (1.56%) Nimble Storage
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