The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Consultant
Rank 552 516 506
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 17 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.084% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.091% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 17
Average daily rate
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£281 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £302 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £550 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £370 £456
% change year-on-year
-15.54% -18.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44977 43051 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.56% 92.64% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27854 25792 27963
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1992 2536
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.26 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Applications Consultant
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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
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 23 July 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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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
London -12 5 £250 -54.54% 7
South East -14 3 - - 7
North East - 3 £313 - 2
West Midlands - 2 £263 -
North West -5 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £350 - 2
South West - 1 - - 2
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Applications Consultant
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Applications Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (36.84%) SQL
2 16 (28.07%) Windows
3 13 (22.81%) Finance
4 12 (21.05%) Oracle
5 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
6 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
6 9 (15.79%) Java
7 8 (14.04%) Mobile App
8 7 (12.28%) SAP
9 6 (10.53%) ITIL
9 6 (10.53%) UNIX
9 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (10.53%) SCCM
10 5 (8.77%) Migration
10 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.77%) .NET
10 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
10 5 (8.77%) Linux
10 5 (8.77%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (7.02%) Workflow
11 4 (7.02%) ERP
11 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
11 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
11 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (7.02%) QA
11 4 (7.02%) Application Packaging
12 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
12 3 (5.26%) Data Architecture

Applications Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.26%) IIS
1 3 (5.26%) NetWeaver
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) Documentum
2 2 (3.51%) SAS
3 1 (1.75%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Drupal
3 1 (1.75%) WordPress
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (3.51%) ResourceLink
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.75%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.75%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.75%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.75%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Broadband
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (3.51%) RTCP
2 2 (3.51%) RTP
2 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 2 (3.51%) SSL
2 2 (3.51%) Intranet
2 2 (3.51%) FTP
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) VPN
3 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.75%) SMS
3 1 (1.75%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.75%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) DTS
4 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (3.51%) AppScan
2 2 (3.51%) PVCS
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.51%) MSI
2 2 (3.51%) InstallShield
2 2 (3.51%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.75%) JMeter
3 1 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.75%) ProC
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Local Government
3 2 (3.51%) Front Office
3 2 (3.51%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
2 4 (7.02%) Application Packaging
3 3 (5.26%) Middleware
3 3 (5.26%) J2EE
3 3 (5.26%) Web Services
3 3 (5.26%) HTML
4 2 (3.51%) DOM
4 2 (3.51%) XSLT
4 2 (3.51%) SyncML
5 1 (1.75%) Spring
5 1 (1.75%) Ajax
5 1 (1.75%) JSON
5 1 (1.75%) jQuery
5 1 (1.75%) Drools
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.75%) HTML5
5 1 (1.75%) CSS3
5 1 (1.75%) WAP
5 1 (1.75%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.51%) GIS
3 2 (3.51%) iPhone
3 2 (3.51%) Clustering
3 2 (3.51%) Statistics
4 1 (1.75%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.75%) HACMP
4 1 (1.75%) DataPower
4 1 (1.75%) iSeries
4 1 (1.75%) Open Source
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) UNIX
3 5 (8.77%) Linux
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.26%) Android
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) AIX
7 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.53%) ITIL
2 5 (8.77%) Migration
2 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.02%) Workflow
3 4 (7.02%) ERP
4 3 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 3 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (5.26%) Data Architecture
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (3.51%) Data Mapping
5 2 (3.51%) User Experience Design
5 2 (3.51%) Cash Management
5 2 (3.51%) Information Security
5 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.51%) Change Management
5 2 (3.51%) Regression Testing
5 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.51%) Data Security
5 2 (3.51%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.84%) SQL
2 9 (15.79%) Java
3 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.26%) VBScript
5 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.26%) ABAP
6 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.51%) PHP
6 2 (3.51%) C#
6 2 (3.51%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.75%) C++
7 1 (1.75%) Jython
7 1 (1.75%) XPath
7 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) CCA
3 1 (1.75%) OCP
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) SCCM
2 3 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.75%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.75%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.28%) SAP
4 3 (5.26%) Citrix
5 2 (3.51%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) ESRI
5 2 (3.51%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.75%) Remedy
6 1 (1.75%) AppSense
6 1 (1.75%) Imperva
6 1 (1.75%) Syclo
6 1 (1.75%) Sybase
6 1 (1.75%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.75%) Siemens
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