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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 153 175 195
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 10 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.52% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.55% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 11
Median daily rate £456 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £393 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50
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
3179 5502 5646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.64% 94.73% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2582 4240 4197
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 96 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) IIS
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (11.76%) 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 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle FAH
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
3 1 (5.88%) SAP HR
3 1 (5.88%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) AMQP
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) MQTT
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Power BI
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JDeveloper
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.88%) React
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) CRM
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (5.88%) E-business
3 1 (5.88%) ETL
3 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.88%) Nokia
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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Robert Walters
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