The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Consultant
Rank 555 533 514
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 23 29 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.060% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.065% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 19
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£365 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £322 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £560 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £388
% change year-on-year
-10.95% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 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
46480 44650 49322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.83% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28690 27138 28354
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Applications Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 28 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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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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
London 0 7 £538 -2.27% 5
South East -12 3 - - 2
South West - 3 £405 - 1
North East - 3 £313 -
East Midlands +2 2 - -
North West - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £550 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £263 -
East of England - - - - 3
Applications Consultant
UK

Applications Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Applications 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 Applications Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (32.65%) SQL
2 15 (30.61%) Finance
3 13 (26.53%) Windows
4 12 (24.49%) Oracle
5 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
7 7 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (14.29%) Linux
7 7 (14.29%) SCCM
8 6 (12.24%) Mobile App
8 6 (12.24%) Migration
9 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.20%) SAP
9 5 (10.20%) Java
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
10 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
10 4 (8.16%) QA
10 4 (8.16%) Application Packaging
10 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
10 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
10 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (8.16%) Workflow
10 4 (8.16%) Firewall
11 3 (6.12%) Blackberry
11 3 (6.12%) Change Management
11 3 (6.12%) Oracle Applications

Applications Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Applications 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 Applications Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
1 3 (6.12%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) Documentum
2 2 (4.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.04%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.04%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (4.08%) ResourceLink
5 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (2.04%) SAP FI
5 1 (2.04%) SAP MM
5 1 (2.04%) SAP CRM
5 1 (2.04%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.04%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
2 3 (6.12%) Network Security
2 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 3 (6.12%) Broadband
3 2 (4.08%) RTCP
3 2 (4.08%) RTP
4 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.04%) SMS
4 1 (2.04%) FTP
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) DTS
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.04%) SQLPlus
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Subversion
2 2 (4.08%) PVCS
2 2 (4.08%) MSI
2 2 (4.08%) InstallShield
2 2 (4.08%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.04%) AppScan
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Local Government
3 2 (4.08%) Front Office
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.08%) Middleware
2 2 (4.08%) SyncML
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) J2EE
2 2 (4.08%) DOM
3 1 (2.04%) XSLT
3 1 (2.04%) WAP
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) Spring
3 1 (2.04%) Drools
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.12%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.08%) GIS
3 2 (4.08%) Statistics
3 2 (4.08%) iPhone
4 1 (2.04%) iSeries
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) UNIX
4 3 (6.12%) Android
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.24%) Migration
2 4 (8.16%) Workflow
2 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (6.12%) ITIL
3 3 (6.12%) ERP
3 3 (6.12%) Change Management
3 3 (6.12%) Automated Testing
3 3 (6.12%) Software Testing
3 3 (6.12%) Data Architecture
4 2 (4.08%) OWASP
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience Design
4 2 (4.08%) Data Security
4 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.08%) Information Security
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.04%) Time Management
5 1 (2.04%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) Java
3 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.12%) VBScript
4 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.12%) ABAP
4 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.08%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) C#
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) CSSLP
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) CCA
2 1 (2.04%) OCP
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.04%) AppDNA
3 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) SAP
4 3 (6.12%) Citrix
4 3 (6.12%) Imperva
5 2 (4.08%) F5
5 2 (4.08%) ESRI
5 2 (4.08%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.04%) Sybase
6 1 (2.04%) Informatica
6 1 (2.04%) Siemens
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) AppSense
6 1 (2.04%) Syclo
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