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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Consultant
UK / England
Rank 500 555 529
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 67 56 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 35
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £350 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £440 £365
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +20.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £24.50

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
39610 45350 44481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26011 29610 27899
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1415 1523 1768
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +17 28 £538 +22.85% 7
East of England +13 14 £575 +48.38% 3
South West +19 13 £500 - 3
North West +17 3 £425 -15.00%
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
East Midlands +2 2 £550 -
West Midlands 0 2 £450 +17.64%
South East +24 1 - -
Applications Consultant
UK

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 26 (25.24%) Oracle
2 23 (22.33%) Finance
2 23 (22.33%) Data Centre
3 20 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
5 16 (15.53%) SC Cleared
6 15 (14.56%) OWASP
6 15 (14.56%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (14.56%) Information Security
6 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
7 14 (13.59%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (12.62%) SQL
9 11 (10.68%) Windows
9 11 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (10.68%) Performance Management
9 11 (10.68%) Application Performance Management
10 10 (9.71%) DevOps
10 10 (9.71%) Waterfall
10 10 (9.71%) Oracle Applications
10 10 (9.71%) Firewall
10 10 (9.71%) Management Information System
10 10 (9.71%) Risk Management
10 10 (9.71%) Linux
10 10 (9.71%) Java
10 10 (9.71%) ERP
11 9 (8.74%) IBM
11 9 (8.74%) AppDynamics
12 8 (7.77%) Data Analytics
12 8 (7.77%) Analytics
12 8 (7.77%) SCCM

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 5 (4.85%) Apache
1 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.91%) IIS
2 3 (2.91%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.94%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (1.94%) iPlanet
3 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.94%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (1.94%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) InfoPath
1 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (9.71%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (7.77%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.97%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.97%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.97%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.97%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.97%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.97%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) SaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.97%) Office 365
3 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) Firewall
2 8 (7.77%) Network Security
3 3 (2.91%) SSL
3 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.97%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.97%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.80%) Big Data
1 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.83%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.97%) DataStage
4 1 (0.97%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.97%) MS Access
4 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) AppScan
1 3 (2.91%) MSI
2 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (22.33%) Finance
2 3 (2.91%) Banking
2 3 (2.91%) General Ledger
2 3 (2.91%) Law
2 3 (2.91%) Retail
3 2 (1.94%) Games
3 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.77%) Middleware
2 5 (4.85%) HTML
3 4 (3.88%) Web Services
4 3 (2.91%) .NET
4 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.91%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (2.91%) Node.js
5 2 (1.94%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (1.94%) HTML5
5 2 (1.94%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (1.94%) React
5 2 (1.94%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.97%) CSS
6 1 (0.97%) Dojo
6 1 (0.97%) JSP
6 1 (0.97%) XML
6 1 (0.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.91%) Clustering
4 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.94%) DataPower
5 2 (1.94%) FMCG
6 1 (0.97%) CMDB
6 1 (0.97%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) Windows
2 10 (9.71%) Linux
3 3 (2.91%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.94%) AIX
4 2 (1.94%) Android
4 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.94%) Solaris
4 2 (1.94%) Unix
4 2 (1.94%) zOS
5 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.97%) SUSE
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (14.56%) Information Security
2 15 (14.56%) OWASP
3 14 (13.59%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (10.68%) Application Performance Management
4 11 (10.68%) Performance Management
4 11 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (9.71%) DevOps
5 10 (9.71%) ERP
5 10 (9.71%) Risk Management
5 10 (9.71%) Waterfall
6 8 (7.77%) Analytics
6 8 (7.77%) Data Analytics
6 8 (7.77%) Security Architecture
7 7 (6.80%) Big Data Analytics
7 7 (6.80%) Database Security
7 7 (6.80%) Information Assurance
7 7 (6.80%) Performance Engineering
7 7 (6.80%) Scalability Testing
7 7 (6.80%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.62%) SQL
2 10 (9.71%) Java
3 5 (4.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.88%) C#
4 4 (3.88%) Python
5 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.91%) Perl
5 3 (2.91%) Ruby
5 3 (2.91%) VB
5 3 (2.91%) VBA
6 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.97%) C
7 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.53%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.80%) Degree
4 4 (3.88%) CEH
4 4 (3.88%) CISM
4 4 (3.88%) CISSP
5 1 (0.97%) CCIE
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (3.88%) XenApp
3 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.94%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) SCCM
2 4 (3.88%) QRadar
3 3 (2.91%) Nexpose
4 2 (1.94%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.97%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.97%) TADDM
5 1 (0.97%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (25.24%) Oracle
2 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.74%) AppDynamics
3 9 (8.74%) IBM
4 7 (6.80%) Hyperion
5 6 (5.83%) F5
6 4 (3.88%) Splunk
7 3 (2.91%) Acunetix
7 3 (2.91%) BMC
7 3 (2.91%) Citrix
7 3 (2.91%) SAP
8 2 (1.94%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.97%) Cognos
9 1 (0.97%) Informatica
9 1 (0.97%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.97%) Siebel
9 1 (0.97%) Snow
9 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds
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