The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 82 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.21% 0.067% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.071% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £395
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £59.00
% change year-on-year
- -67.79%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1349 1408 1217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.94% 93.93% 93.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 757 548
Average daily rate £350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £70 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 112 153
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £9.59 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Consultant in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Consultant across the East Midlands region.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Business Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Consultant across the East Midlands region.

Business Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Business Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - - - - 2
Northamptonshire - - - - 2
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) SAS
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) ISO 14001
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) BPR
4 1 (12.50%) DTV
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Retail

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) BPR
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle