The median contractor rate for a Technical Consultant was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Technical Consultant
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 96 88
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.16% 0.079% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.083% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £388 - £394
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 - £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 - £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -8.82% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 1152 1212 1210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.58% 95.36% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3125 3244 2820
Median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £213 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 265 220
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +45.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.19 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Surrey

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Consultant in Surrey

Technical Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Consultant in Surrey

Technical 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 Technical Consultant within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Woking -1 1 - -
Technical Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Snort
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SANS

Technical 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk