The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Canary Wharf region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 9 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 14 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.59% 1.63% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.29% 1.75% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Average daily rate £400 £467 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.37% -17.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £326 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £570 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £420
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
136 342 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 93.15% 92.93% 91.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 268 243
Average daily rate £500 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £652 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £42.50 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.88% -34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Consultant
London

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 4 (17.39%) ETL
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) Social Media
3 3 (13.04%) Intranet
3 3 (13.04%) Adobe
3 3 (13.04%) SAS
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.04%) OLAP
3 3 (13.04%) Video Editing
3 3 (13.04%) Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Content Management
3 3 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) CMS
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
4 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.70%) MiFID
4 2 (8.70%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (13.04%) SAS
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.04%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) LiveLink
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (8.70%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Intranet
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) OLAP
2 2 (8.70%) SAP BW
2 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (8.70%) Base SAS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (8.70%) SAP HANA
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (4.35%) SAP BI
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Social Media
1 3 (13.04%) Video Editing
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Exalytics
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ETL
1 4 (17.39%) Project Management
1 4 (17.39%) Analytics
2 3 (13.04%) Content Management
2 3 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
3 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
3 2 (8.70%) CRM
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) E-Discovery
4 1 (4.35%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe
3 2 (8.70%) Business Objects
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Open Text