The median contractor rate for a Senior Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 28 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.

Senior Consultant
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 98 96
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.17% 0.38% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.40% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £550 £563 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +18.91% -2.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 1113 1250 1383
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.24% 96.15% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 813 749
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 £250 £229 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £540 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 100 61
Median hourly rate £14.75 £30.00 £25.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.83% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.76 £51.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in Surrey

Senior Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Consultant in Surrey

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) GAMP
2 1 (25.00%) GCP
2 1 (25.00%) GMP
2 1 (25.00%) GxP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Hudson

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GAMP
1 1 (25.00%) GCP
1 1 (25.00%) GMP
1 1 (25.00%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (25.00%) Kibana
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SaltStack