The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Business Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 160 199 198
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 2 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 8
Median daily rate £394 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £485 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £670 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 - -
Business 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 City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3210 5635 5562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.56% 94.75% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2597 4375 4047
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 91 97
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £29.66 £34.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Business Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Consultant across the City of London region.

Business Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Business 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 City of London region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Skype
4 1 (10.00%) WorldPay
4 1 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (10.00%) Equities
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Derivative
4 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Equities
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) BPR
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) WorldPay