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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 159 178 183
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 7 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.22% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 19
Median daily rate £456 £435 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.88% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £365 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £47.50
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
3261 4465 5494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.96% 95.22% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2594 3520 4023
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 68 110
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Banking
5 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle FAH
6 2 (11.76%) SaaS
6 2 (11.76%) PaaS
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (11.76%) IaaS
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow

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%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) 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 Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
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%) Skype
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) QlikView
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JDeveloper
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.88%) React
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.88%) Fintech
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CISSP
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CEH
2 1 (5.88%) CEPT
2 1 (5.88%) CPTE
2 1 (5.88%) CREST Certified
2 1 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO27002
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) MuleSoft
4 1 (5.88%) Nokia
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Tableau
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
City of London
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