The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Canary Wharf region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 20 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.00% 4.80% 5.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 5.41% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £650 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £431
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £56.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-16.44% +127.27%

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
111 111 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.80% 88.80% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 87 65
Median daily rate £550 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £685 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Canary Wharf region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) SAP
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
4 4 (30.77%) Skype
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (23.08%) Software Asset Management
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Polycom
5 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
5 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) International Banking
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Symantec
5 3 (23.08%) Veritas
5 3 (23.08%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) ITSM
7 1 (7.69%) Workflow
7 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Content Management
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 7

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) FileMaker
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) International Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
1 3 (23.08%) Change Management
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (23.08%) Software Asset Management
1 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) DNA
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) SAP
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Polycom
4 3 (23.08%) Symantec
4 3 (23.08%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Intel
5 1 (7.69%) Intel Security