The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 27 56 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 62.79% 52.83% 18.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 64.29% 56.57% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 49 5
Average daily rate £450 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £335 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £563 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £25.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+125.00% +1.01%
Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brentford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42 99 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 97.67% 93.40% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 84 34
Average daily rate £450 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £563 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £29.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.98% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Brentford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Consultant across the Brentford region.

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Brentford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Brentford region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Brentford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 45 (93.75%) SAP
2 23 (47.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 16 (33.33%) Migration
4 15 (31.25%) Data Migration
5 13 (27.08%) SAP Certification
6 10 (20.83%) LSMW
6 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
6 10 (20.83%) Manufacturing
7 8 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (16.67%) ABAP
8 7 (14.58%) SAP Data Services
9 6 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (12.50%) Data Mapping
9 6 (12.50%) SAP MM
10 5 (10.42%) IT Audit
11 4 (8.33%) Six Sigma
11 4 (8.33%) Change Management
11 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
11 4 (8.33%) Analytics
12 3 (6.25%) Data Quality
12 3 (6.25%) FMCG
12 3 (6.25%) Time Management
12 3 (6.25%) QA
12 3 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
12 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
12 3 (6.25%) SAP WM
12 3 (6.25%) SAP APO
12 3 (6.25%) SAP BW
12 3 (6.25%) CRM
13 2 (4.17%) Defect Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) Documentum
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) NetWeaver
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) SAP MM
2 3 (6.25%) SAP APO
2 3 (6.25%) SAP WM
3 2 (4.17%) SAP CO
3 2 (4.17%) SAP FI
3 2 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (4.17%) SAP GRC
3 2 (4.17%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.08%) SAP CRM
4 1 (2.08%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (6.25%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) QlikView
3 1 (2.08%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) LSMW
General
1 23 (47.92%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (20.83%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) BAPI
1 1 (2.08%) jQuery
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Basis
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (2.08%) SAP TM
1 1 (2.08%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) FMCG
2 1 (2.08%) CESG
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Migration
2 15 (31.25%) Data Migration
3 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
4 6 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (12.50%) Data Mapping
5 5 (10.42%) IT Audit
6 4 (8.33%) Analytics
6 4 (8.33%) Change Management
6 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) Six Sigma
7 3 (6.25%) CRM
7 3 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (6.25%) Time Management
7 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Change Control
8 2 (4.17%) Line Management
8 2 (4.17%) Logistics
8 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) ABAP
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.08%) CCA
2 1 (2.08%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.25%) QA
3 2 (4.17%) GxP
4 1 (2.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (93.75%) SAP
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco
2 1 (2.08%) HP
2 1 (2.08%) OpenText
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle