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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 170 188 185
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 19 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.30% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 5
Average daily rate
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£469 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £460 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £515 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +32.00%
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
4794 5643 5492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.38% 93.01% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3634 4019 4083
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £285
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 71 90 112
Average hourly rate £17.98 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.19 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 March 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 March 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 6 (20.00%) Windows
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) UNIX
3 4 (13.33%) CRM
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) SAP
3 4 (13.33%) Advertising
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (10.00%) Apex Code
4 3 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (10.00%) Dell
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) Visualforce
5 2 (6.67%) Internet
5 2 (6.67%) Control-M
5 2 (6.67%) TIBCO
5 2 (6.67%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (6.67%) BMC

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.33%) Acrobat
1 1 (3.33%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.67%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (3.33%) Shopify
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (3.33%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.33%) Force.com
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) SSL
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.33%) IGRP
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) SQLPlus
2 1 (3.33%) SAP BI
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Advertising
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (6.67%) EDI
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) J2EE
2 2 (6.67%) JRules
2 2 (6.67%) Mason
2 2 (6.67%) Visualforce
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (3.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) CRM
2 3 (10.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.67%) ERP
3 2 (6.67%) SOA
3 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
4 1 (3.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (3.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
1 4 (13.33%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Dell
2 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.67%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.67%) BMC
3 2 (6.67%) ILOG
4 1 (3.33%) Informatica
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) AppSense
4 1 (3.33%) hybris
4 1 (3.33%) Akamai
4 1 (3.33%) Demandware
4 1 (3.33%) Varonis
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