The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 160 152 186
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 7 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.27% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 15
Median daily rate £463 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.32% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £310 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - £27.50
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
3041 3297 5484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.54% 95.65% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2415 2615 4197
Median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 104
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 8 December 2016.

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Apache
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) IIS
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) CISSP
5 2 (12.50%) Middleware
5 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture

Technical 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) AMQP
2 1 (6.25%) MQTT
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Ingres
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) General Ledger
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (6.25%) React
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Fintech
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) R
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) CEH
2 1 (6.25%) CEPT
2 1 (6.25%) CPTE
2 1 (6.25%) CREST Certified
2 1 (6.25%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) GPEN
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) ISO27002
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) AppDynamics
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Dynatrace
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) jBASE
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) Temenos
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