The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 155 205 196
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.10% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.11% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 5
Median daily rate £475 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+38.75% -
Support 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
3257 5619 5464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.51% 94.87% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2633 4360 3966
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 £263
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 32 91 95
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 £31.85 £25.34 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Support 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 Support Consultant across the City of London region.

Support Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Support 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 Support Consultant across the City of London region.

Support Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Support 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 Support Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) Unix
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Change Management
4 7 (46.67%) Financial Institution
4 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (46.67%) AOP
4 7 (46.67%) Java EE
4 7 (46.67%) JIRA
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Documaker
4 7 (46.67%) WebCenter
4 7 (46.67%) Siebel
4 7 (46.67%) SOA
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
4 7 (46.67%) Middleware
4 7 (46.67%) ITIL
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) OO
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
4 7 (46.67%) Hedge funds
5 5 (33.33%) SQL

Support 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 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Documaker
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) JIRA
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Financial Institution
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Java EE
1 7 (46.67%) Middleware
1 7 (46.67%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Hedge funds
2 5 (33.33%) Derivative
3 4 (26.67%) Equities
3 4 (26.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Unix
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Change Management
2 7 (46.67%) AOP
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) ETL
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) ISMS
5 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Quantitative Finance
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Perl
3 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISA
1 1 (6.67%) CRISC
1 1 (6.67%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
3 7 (46.67%) Siebel
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) Informatica
4 4 (26.67%) Sybase
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Polycom
5 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
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