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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Consultant
Rank 565 560 556
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 59 63 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 30
Median daily rate £425 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £537 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £418
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £100.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
46856 50029 49209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30915 32483 30579
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1539 1928 1999
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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 September 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
South East +25 22 £325 -7.80% 4
London +22 22 £538 +7.50% 4
East of England +10 7 - - 2
North West +14 5 £425 +3.65% 3
South West +9 3 £388 +10.71% 1
West Midlands -42 1 - - 4
Applications Consultant
UK

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 41 (34.45%) Finance
2 38 (31.93%) Oracle
3 31 (26.05%) SQL
4 27 (22.69%) Windows
5 24 (20.17%) Linux
6 22 (18.49%) Data Centre
7 21 (17.65%) Migration
8 19 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (15.13%) Java
10 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (12.61%) SC Cleared
11 15 (12.61%) Security Cleared
11 15 (12.61%) PL/SQL
12 13 (10.92%) Information Security
12 13 (10.92%) Oracle Applications
12 13 (10.92%) Oracle EBS R12
13 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (10.08%) IIS
13 12 (10.08%) Unix
13 12 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (9.24%) Microsoft
14 11 (9.24%) .NET
14 11 (9.24%) Oracle Database
15 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (8.40%) Splunk
15 10 (8.40%) WebLogic
15 10 (8.40%) CSS
15 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (7.56%) Oracle Application Server
16 9 (7.56%) OWASP

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 12 (10.08%) IIS
2 10 (8.40%) WebLogic
3 9 (7.56%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (5.04%) Apache
5 5 (4.20%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.36%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (3.36%) iPlanet
6 4 (3.36%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.36%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.36%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (3.36%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (2.52%) ArcGIS
7 3 (2.52%) CMS
7 3 (2.52%) Drupal
7 3 (2.52%) GeoServer
7 3 (2.52%) JBoss
8 2 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.68%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Oracle Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (5.04%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (5.04%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (5.04%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (4.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.84%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.84%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.84%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.84%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.84%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.68%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.68%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (1.68%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (1.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.84%) Office 365
3 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) Firewall
2 3 (2.52%) Internet
3 2 (1.68%) LDAP
4 1 (0.84%) DHCP
4 1 (0.84%) DNS
4 1 (0.84%) IPv6
4 1 (0.84%) Multicast
4 1 (0.84%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.84%) Network Security
4 1 (0.84%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.84%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.24%) Oracle Database
2 8 (6.72%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (5.04%) SQLPlus
4 5 (4.20%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.36%) GIS
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.84%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.84%) DataStage
8 1 (0.84%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.84%) MS Access
8 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.68%) MSI
3 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.68%) VisualVM
4 1 (0.84%) Build Forge
4 1 (0.84%) Maven
4 1 (0.84%) Selenium
4 1 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (34.45%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Retail
3 4 (3.36%) Banking
4 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.68%) Publishing
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
6 1 (0.84%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.84%) German Language
6 1 (0.84%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.24%) .NET
2 10 (8.40%) CSS
3 8 (6.72%) XML
4 7 (5.88%) HTML
5 6 (5.04%) Web Services
5 6 (5.04%) XSLT
6 5 (4.20%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (4.20%) XSL
7 4 (3.36%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.36%) HTML5
7 4 (3.36%) Middleware
8 3 (2.52%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.52%) CSS3
8 3 (2.52%) Ember.js
8 3 (2.52%) Node.js
8 3 (2.52%) React
8 3 (2.52%) SOAP
9 2 (1.68%) COM+
9 2 (1.68%) J2EE
10 1 (0.84%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.49%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.04%) DataPower
4 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.36%) User Experience
5 3 (2.52%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.84%) CESG
7 1 (0.84%) CMDB
7 1 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.84%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.84%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.69%) Windows
2 24 (20.17%) Linux
3 12 (10.08%) Unix
4 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.20%) AIX
6 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.20%) Solaris
6 5 (4.20%) zOS
7 4 (3.36%) SUSE
7 4 (3.36%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.68%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.68%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.84%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.65%) Migration
2 19 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (10.92%) Information Security
5 12 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.56%) OWASP
7 8 (6.72%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (5.88%) DevOps
8 7 (5.88%) Project Management
9 6 (5.04%) E-business
9 6 (5.04%) ERD
9 6 (5.04%) ETL
9 6 (5.04%) ITIL
9 6 (5.04%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.04%) Security Architecture
10 5 (4.20%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (4.20%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.20%) Release Management
10 5 (4.20%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.20%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.05%) SQL
2 18 (15.13%) Java
3 15 (12.61%) PL/SQL
4 8 (6.72%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.36%) C#
7 3 (2.52%) C
7 3 (2.52%) PHP
7 3 (2.52%) VBA
8 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.68%) Perl
8 2 (1.68%) Python
8 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.84%) ABAP
9 1 (0.84%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.84%) C++
9 1 (0.84%) COBOL
9 1 (0.84%) Ruby
9 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (12.61%) SC Cleared
1 15 (12.61%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.72%) Degree
3 5 (4.20%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (2.52%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.52%) OCP
5 2 (1.68%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.84%) CCIE
6 1 (0.84%) CISA
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.84%) CISM
6 1 (0.84%) CISSP
6 1 (0.84%) ISEB
6 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.84%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.36%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.52%) QA
4 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.36%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.68%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.68%) XenApp
4 2 (1.68%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.84%) Docker
5 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.52%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.52%) Puppet
3 2 (1.68%) Ansible
3 2 (1.68%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
3 2 (1.68%) Opsview
3 2 (1.68%) SCCM
4 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.84%) Nagios
4 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.84%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.84%) TADDM
4 1 (0.84%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (31.93%) Oracle
2 11 (9.24%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.40%) Splunk
4 7 (5.88%) Citrix
4 7 (5.88%) IBM
5 6 (5.04%) Northgate
6 5 (4.20%) Informatica
7 4 (3.36%) ESRI
7 4 (3.36%) Qualys
7 4 (3.36%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.36%) SAP
8 3 (2.52%) Pegasus
9 2 (1.68%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.68%) Google
9 2 (1.68%) IFS
9 2 (1.68%) JDA
9 2 (1.68%) RedPrairie
9 2 (1.68%) Software AG
9 2 (1.68%) VMware
9 2 (1.68%) webMethods
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