The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Applications Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Consultant
Rank 546 567 545
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 60 46 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.092% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.097% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 21
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £483
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -11.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.50
Applications Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46756 47408 46705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.70% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30937 29879 29302
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1327 1880 1986
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Applications Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Applications Consultant in the job title.

Applications Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Applications Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Applications Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Applications Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Applications Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 23 £490 +45.18% 5
West Midlands -2 12 £399 - 2
North West -10 8 £464 - 1
South East -16 7 £438 -9.79% 6
East of England +14 6 £650 +36.84% 2
South West -9 3 - - 2
North East -49 1 £800 +128.57%
Applications Consultant
UK

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Applications 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 England region featuring Applications Consultant in the job title.

1 43 (39.09%) Finance
2 31 (28.18%) Oracle
3 30 (27.27%) Windows
4 29 (26.36%) Linux
5 25 (22.73%) SQL
6 24 (21.82%) Java
7 22 (20.00%) Migration
8 14 (12.73%) Unix
8 14 (12.73%) IIS
8 14 (12.73%) Apache
8 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
8 14 (12.73%) WebSphere
8 14 (12.73%) Banking
9 13 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (11.82%) WebSphere MQ
10 12 (10.91%) MS Excel
10 12 (10.91%) Degree
10 12 (10.91%) Security Cleared
10 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (10.00%) Data Centre
11 11 (10.00%) Workflow
11 11 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (10.00%) Web Services
12 10 (9.09%) Perl
12 10 (9.09%) PL/SQL
12 10 (9.09%) zOS
12 10 (9.09%) Information Security
12 10 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
13 9 (8.18%) DataPower
13 9 (8.18%) WebSphere Portal

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 14 (12.73%) Apache
1 14 (12.73%) IIS
1 14 (12.73%) WebSphere
2 9 (8.18%) IBM HTTP Server
2 9 (8.18%) iPlanet
2 9 (8.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (8.18%) WebSphere Portal
2 9 (8.18%) WebSphere Process Server
3 8 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.36%) WebLogic
5 6 (5.45%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.82%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.82%) CMS
7 2 (1.82%) Drupal
7 2 (1.82%) GeoServer
7 2 (1.82%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.82%) JBoss
7 2 (1.82%) Node.js
7 2 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.64%) MS Office
3 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (7.27%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.82%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.91%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.82%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.82%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (1.82%) Office 365
5 1 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.91%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) Firewall
1 4 (3.64%) Internet
1 4 (3.64%) SSL
2 3 (2.73%) HTTP
2 3 (2.73%) Network Security
3 2 (1.82%) LDAP
3 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.91%) IPv6
4 1 (0.91%) Multicast
4 1 (0.91%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.91%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.45%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (3.64%) BusinessObjects XI
4 4 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.73%) GIS
5 3 (2.73%) MySQL
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.64%) Maven
3 4 (3.64%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (2.73%) Ant
4 3 (2.73%) AppScan
4 3 (2.73%) Gerrit
4 3 (2.73%) JIRA
4 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.73%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.82%) JDeveloper
5 2 (1.82%) Metasploit
5 2 (1.82%) VisualVM
6 1 (0.91%) Build Forge
6 1 (0.91%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.91%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.91%) Selenium
General
1 43 (39.09%) Finance
2 14 (12.73%) Banking
3 8 (7.27%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Marketing
6 1 (0.91%) Publishing
6 1 (0.91%) Retail
6 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (10.00%) Web Services
3 7 (6.36%) HTML
4 6 (5.45%) Ajax
4 6 (5.45%) CSS
5 5 (4.55%) .NET
5 5 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.64%) Middleware
7 3 (2.73%) HTML5
7 3 (2.73%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (2.73%) J2EE
7 3 (2.73%) LAMP
7 3 (2.73%) SOAP
8 2 (1.82%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.82%) COM+
8 2 (1.82%) CSS3
8 2 (1.82%) Ember.js
8 2 (1.82%) jQuery
8 2 (1.82%) React
8 2 (1.82%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.18%) DataPower
3 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.64%) Derivative
4 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.64%) Equities
4 4 (3.64%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.73%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.73%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.82%) Blog
6 2 (1.82%) CESG
6 2 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.82%) Psychology
6 2 (1.82%) User Experience
7 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.91%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.91%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.27%) Windows
2 29 (26.36%) Linux
3 14 (12.73%) Unix
4 10 (9.09%) zOS
5 9 (8.18%) AIX
5 9 (8.18%) Solaris
6 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.45%) SUSE
8 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.64%) Windows Server
10 3 (2.73%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.82%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.82%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.91%) CentOS
12 1 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.00%) Migration
2 13 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (10.00%) Workflow
4 10 (9.09%) Information Security
5 9 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.18%) DevOps
6 8 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (6.36%) ETL
8 6 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.45%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (5.45%) Project Management
8 6 (5.45%) SOA
9 5 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.55%) Security Testing
10 4 (3.64%) Analytics
10 4 (3.64%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.64%) ITIL
10 4 (3.64%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (2.73%) Escalation Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.73%) SQL
2 24 (21.82%) Java
3 10 (9.09%) Perl
3 10 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 9 (8.18%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.36%) Python
6 5 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.64%) C
7 4 (3.64%) C#
7 4 (3.64%) C++
8 3 (2.73%) PHP
9 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.91%) Ruby
9 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.91%) Degree
1 12 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.64%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (2.73%) CEH
5 2 (1.82%) CISA
5 2 (1.82%) CISM
5 2 (1.82%) CISSP
5 2 (1.82%) CRISC
5 2 (1.82%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) ECDL
5 2 (1.82%) GIAC
5 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.82%) OCP
5 2 (1.82%) SANS
6 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.91%) PMP
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.91%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.82%) WCAG
2 1 (0.91%) COBIT
2 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.73%) vCloud
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.82%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.82%) XenApp
4 2 (1.82%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.82%) XenServer
5 1 (0.91%) Docker
5 1 (0.91%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) SCCM
2 4 (3.64%) Puppet
3 2 (1.82%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.82%) Nessus
3 2 (1.82%) Opsview
4 1 (0.91%) Ansible
4 1 (0.91%) AppDNA
4 1 (0.91%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.91%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 31 (28.18%) Oracle
2 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.36%) SAP
4 6 (5.45%) Splunk
5 5 (4.55%) IBM
5 5 (4.55%) VMware
6 4 (3.64%) Citrix
6 4 (3.64%) Informatica
6 4 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.64%) Sybase
7 3 (2.73%) ESRI
7 3 (2.73%) Google
7 3 (2.73%) JDA
7 3 (2.73%) Pegasus
8 2 (1.82%) OpenText
8 2 (1.82%) RedPrairie
8 2 (1.82%) Software AG
8 2 (1.82%) Veracode
8 2 (1.82%) webMethods
9 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
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