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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Consultant
Rank 567 555 545
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 62 60 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 12
Median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £523 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £100.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +292.15%
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
47309 49013 46162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31081 31699 28498
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1424 1848 1899
Median hourly rate £17.31 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +3 24 £538 +34.37% 1
South East +12 22 £300 -25.46% 2
North West -2 7 £426 +46.89% 1
South West +8 6 - - 1
East of England +20 2 - - 2
West Midlands -47 1 - - 1
Applications Consultant
UK

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 47 (37.90%) Finance
2 39 (31.45%) Oracle
3 35 (28.23%) Windows
4 34 (27.42%) SQL
5 32 (25.81%) Linux
6 26 (20.97%) Migration
7 21 (16.94%) Java
8 17 (13.71%) Unix
9 16 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (12.10%) Security Cleared
10 15 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (11.29%) PL/SQL
11 14 (11.29%) Data Centre
12 13 (10.48%) Oracle EBS R12
12 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (10.48%) Banking
13 12 (9.68%) Information Security
13 12 (9.68%) Shell Script
13 12 (9.68%) IIS
13 12 (9.68%) SC Cleared
14 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (8.87%) Oracle Database
14 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (8.87%) CSS
14 11 (8.87%) WebLogic
14 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
14 11 (8.87%) Oracle Applications
15 10 (8.06%) ETL

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 (9.68%) IIS
2 11 (8.87%) WebLogic
3 9 (7.26%) Apache
3 9 (7.26%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (6.45%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.84%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (4.84%) iPlanet
5 6 (4.84%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (4.84%) WebSphere Portal
5 6 (4.84%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (2.42%) ArcGIS
6 3 (2.42%) CMS
6 3 (2.42%) Drupal
6 3 (2.42%) GeoServer
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.61%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.61%) JBoss
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
2 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 13 (10.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (8.87%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (4.84%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (2.42%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (2.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (1.61%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.81%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.61%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.61%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (1.61%) Office 365
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) Firewall
1 4 (3.23%) Internet
2 3 (2.42%) Network Security
3 2 (1.61%) HTTP
3 2 (1.61%) LDAP
3 2 (1.61%) SSL
3 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.81%) DHCP
4 1 (0.81%) DNS
4 1 (0.81%) IPv6
4 1 (0.81%) Multicast
4 1 (0.81%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.87%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.26%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.84%) SQLPlus
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
5 4 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (3.23%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (2.42%) GIS
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.81%) MySQL
7 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.61%) AppScan
3 2 (1.61%) Maven
3 2 (1.61%) Metasploit
3 2 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.61%) VisualVM
4 1 (0.81%) Ant
4 1 (0.81%) Build Forge
4 1 (0.81%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.81%) JIRA
4 1 (0.81%) Selenium
4 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (37.90%) Finance
2 13 (10.48%) Banking
3 6 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.03%) Retail
5 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Law
7 1 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.87%) CSS
2 10 (8.06%) .NET
3 8 (6.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (5.65%) XML
5 6 (4.84%) HTML
5 6 (4.84%) Web Services
6 5 (4.03%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.03%) Middleware
6 5 (4.03%) XSL
6 5 (4.03%) XSLT
7 4 (3.23%) HTML5
8 3 (2.42%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.42%) CSS3
8 3 (2.42%) Ember.js
8 3 (2.42%) Node.js
8 3 (2.42%) React
9 2 (1.61%) COM+
9 2 (1.61%) J2EE
9 2 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.45%) DataPower
4 4 (3.23%) Derivative
4 4 (3.23%) Equities
4 4 (3.23%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.42%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.42%) User Experience
6 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) CESG
7 1 (0.81%) Clustering
7 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.81%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.23%) Windows
2 32 (25.81%) Linux
3 17 (13.71%) Unix
4 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.65%) AIX
5 7 (5.65%) Solaris
5 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.65%) zOS
6 6 (4.84%) SUSE
7 5 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.23%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.61%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.61%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.61%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.81%) CentOS
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) Migration
2 16 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (9.68%) Information Security
5 10 (8.06%) ETL
6 9 (7.26%) DevOps
6 9 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (6.45%) Workflow
8 6 (4.84%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (4.84%) E-business
8 6 (4.84%) ERD
8 6 (4.84%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.84%) Project Management
9 5 (4.03%) Performance Management
9 5 (4.03%) Security Architecture
9 5 (4.03%) TDD
10 4 (3.23%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (27.42%) SQL
2 21 (16.94%) Java
3 14 (11.29%) PL/SQL
4 12 (9.68%) Shell Script
5 9 (7.26%) Perl
6 6 (4.84%) C
6 6 (4.84%) Python
7 5 (4.03%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.23%) C#
8 4 (3.23%) C++
9 3 (2.42%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.42%) PHP
10 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.81%) Ruby
10 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (12.10%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.65%) Degree
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.42%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.42%) CISA
6 3 (2.42%) CISM
6 3 (2.42%) CISSP
6 3 (2.42%) OCP
7 2 (1.61%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.61%) CEH
7 2 (1.61%) CRISC
7 2 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.61%) GIAC
8 1 (0.81%) ISEB
8 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.42%) QA
4 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.61%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.81%) Docker
4 1 (0.81%) vCloud
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.81%) vSphere
4 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (4.03%) Puppet
2 3 (2.42%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.61%) Ansible
3 2 (1.61%) Nessus
3 2 (1.61%) Opsview
4 1 (0.81%) AppDNA
4 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.81%) Nagios
4 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.81%) SCCM
4 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 39 (31.45%) Oracle
2 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.06%) Splunk
4 9 (7.26%) Informatica
5 8 (6.45%) Citrix
6 6 (4.84%) IBM
6 6 (4.84%) Northgate
7 5 (4.03%) SAP
8 4 (3.23%) Qualys
8 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.23%) Sybase
8 4 (3.23%) VMware
9 3 (2.42%) ESRI
9 3 (2.42%) JDA
9 3 (2.42%) Pegasus
10 2 (1.61%) Google
10 2 (1.61%) OpenText
10 2 (1.61%) RedPrairie
10 2 (1.61%) Software AG
10 2 (1.61%) webMethods
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