The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 14 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 7 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.69% 3.96% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.31% 4.40% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Average daily rate £450 £438 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £388 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £563
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 £24.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -
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 Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 91 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.24% 90.10% 88.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 66 107
Average daily rate £465 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £415 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Adobe
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Google
4 3 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Pay per click
4 3 (23.08%) Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) SCCM
4 3 (23.08%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Splunk
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (23.08%) Dependency Management
4 3 (23.08%) New Relic
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
4 3 (23.08%) Infographics
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) e-Learning
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) ITSM
6 1 (7.69%) Back Office
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) e-Learning
3 1 (7.69%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Dependency Management
3 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Infographics
3 3 (23.08%) Pay per click
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe
1 3 (23.08%) Google
1 3 (23.08%) New Relic
1 3 (23.08%) Splunk
2 1 (7.69%) ION Trading
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle