The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 175 194 189
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 24 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 10
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£463 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £380 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £520 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +25.71%
Technical 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
5050 5730 5834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.81% 92.36% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3819 4169 4278
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 80 119
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.41 £39.55 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical 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 Technical Consultant across the City of London region.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Technical 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 Technical Consultant across the City of London region.

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 10 (27.03%) CRM
2 8 (21.62%) Finance
3 7 (18.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 7 (18.92%) Linux
3 7 (18.92%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.22%) .NET
4 6 (16.22%) SAP
5 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 5 (13.51%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Advertising
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle
6 4 (10.81%) XML
6 4 (10.81%) UNIX
6 4 (10.81%) SOA
7 3 (8.11%) C#
7 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (8.11%) VMware
7 3 (8.11%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (8.11%) Apex Code
7 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (5.41%) Visualforce
8 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
8 2 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
8 2 (5.41%) SAP PI
8 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (8.11%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (5.41%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (2.70%) Shopify
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.70%) Agresso
4 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) Force.com
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LDAP
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.41%) SSL
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.41%) SAP BW
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
2 1 (2.70%) SAP BI
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.70%) JDeveloper
1 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.70%) Selenium
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) EDI
3 2 (5.41%) Middleware
3 2 (5.41%) J2EE
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.41%) JRules
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) Mason
3 2 (5.41%) SAP PI
3 2 (5.41%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.70%) SAP BSP
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.70%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.70%) Django
4 1 (2.70%) SOAP
4 1 (2.70%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (2.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.70%) Tandem
3 1 (2.70%) Celerra
3 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.70%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) CRM
2 5 (13.51%) Project Management
2 5 (13.51%) Migration
3 4 (10.81%) SOA
4 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.41%) ERP
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.70%) System Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) C#
2 3 (8.11%) Apex Code
3 2 (5.41%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) ABAP
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PMP
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) Varnish
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Control-M
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) CA LISA
2 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) SAP
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.41%) ILOG
5 2 (5.41%) BMC
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) EMC
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) AppSense
6 1 (2.70%) Pega
6 1 (2.70%) Coverity
6 1 (2.70%) hybris
6 1 (2.70%) Akamai
6 1 (2.70%) Demandware
6 1 (2.70%) Varonis
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 27 days ago