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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
London / City of London
Rank 147 140 179
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +39
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 8 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 4
Median daily rate £503 £435 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £270 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £464 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £448 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - £27.50

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
2800 2923 4882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.53% 95.74% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2236 2287 3768
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 44 78
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Fintech
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) CISSP
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Apache
6 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
6 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.14%) Temenos
6 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.14%) HP

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (7.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) Skype
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Ingres
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) R
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) CEH
2 1 (7.14%) CEPT
2 1 (7.14%) CPTE
2 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
2 1 (7.14%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) ISO27002
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) AppDynamics
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Dynatrace
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) jBASE
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) NetSuite
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) Temenos
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
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