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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
London / City of London
Rank 149 145 175
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 6 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 15
Median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £385 £412
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £575 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £419 £475
% change year-on-year
-7.46% -11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2805 3052 4906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.05% 95.61% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2225 2410 3765
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 50 74
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.97% +11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) Power BI
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (15.38%) FactSet
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Attribution
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Advertising
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
5 2 (15.38%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (15.38%) StatPro
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Business One
2 1 (7.69%) Sylvan
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) Power BI
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) BODI
5 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (7.69%) Data Lake
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (7.69%) OLAP
5 1 (7.69%) QlikView
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Attribution
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Data Extraction
4 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certified Master
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) FactSet
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) StatPro
3 1 (7.69%) Advent
3 1 (7.69%) AppDynamics
3 1 (7.69%) BISAM
3 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Dynatrace
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau
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