The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Business Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 504 493 462
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 115 125 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.26% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 68 90
Median daily rate £425 £453 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.07% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £556 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £455 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.34% +7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.35 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 - -
Business 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
46192 48206 46494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30537 30869 29074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1851 1907
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Consultant across the England region.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Consultant across the England region.

Business Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business 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 Business Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +12 57 £438 -6.66% 12
South East +5 20 £450 -4.25% 4
West Midlands -13 11 £400 +22.92% 2
North West -18 10 £363 +9.02% 5
South West +3 7 £413 - 1
East of England +17 4 £300 -39.24% 2
Yorkshire +1 4 £300 -20.00%
East Midlands - 1 £525 - 1
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Business 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 Business Consultant in the job title.

1 68 (29.82%) Finance
2 37 (16.23%) SQL
3 33 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (13.60%) Business Analysis
5 30 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (12.72%) Migration
7 28 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (10.53%) Project Management
8 24 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
8 24 (10.53%) SAP
9 20 (8.77%) Change Management
10 19 (8.33%) Banking
11 18 (7.89%) Oracle
12 17 (7.46%) Office 365
12 17 (7.46%) Analytics
13 16 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (6.58%) CRM
14 15 (6.58%) Data Modelling
14 15 (6.58%) Security Cleared
15 14 (6.14%) Business Transformation
15 14 (6.14%) ERP
15 14 (6.14%) Microsoft
15 14 (6.14%) Telecoms
15 14 (6.14%) Marketing
16 12 (5.26%) Use Case
17 11 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (4.82%) SC Cleared
17 11 (4.82%) Coaching
17 11 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
17 11 (4.82%) SharePoint

Business 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 11 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.39%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.88%) Live Communications Server
3 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.44%) CMS
4 1 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
1 11 (4.82%) MS Project
2 6 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.44%) MS Office
4 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.63%) Sonata
3 5 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (2.19%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (1.75%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (1.75%) SAP CO
4 4 (1.75%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.32%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.44%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.44%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.44%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 1 (0.44%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.46%) Office 365
2 5 (2.19%) Yammer
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.44%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.39%) Skype
2 4 (1.75%) IPv6
2 4 (1.75%) Network Security
3 3 (1.32%) PBX
4 2 (0.88%) DNS
4 2 (0.88%) PSTN
4 2 (0.88%) RTP
4 2 (0.88%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.44%) Converged Networks
5 1 (0.44%) Internet
5 1 (0.44%) NAS
5 1 (0.44%) SAN
5 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.07%) Data Mining
5 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (2.19%) BusinessObjects XI
6 5 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.75%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (1.32%) Data Mart
8 3 (1.32%) EDRMS
8 3 (1.32%) Power BI
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.88%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (0.88%) QlikView
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.88%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) JDeveloper
1 1 (0.44%) JIRA
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 68 (29.82%) Finance
2 19 (8.33%) Banking
3 14 (6.14%) Marketing
3 14 (6.14%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.95%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.07%) Retail
6 6 (2.63%) Front Office
7 5 (2.19%) Advertising
7 5 (2.19%) Back Office
8 4 (1.75%) Legal
9 2 (0.88%) Local Government
9 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.44%) Games
10 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.19%) .NET
1 5 (2.19%) HTML
2 4 (1.75%) XML
3 1 (0.44%) Mason
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.44%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.95%) Derivative
3 7 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.63%) Credit Risk
4 6 (2.63%) Market Risk
5 5 (2.19%) iPad
5 5 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.75%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.32%) EPoS
7 3 (1.32%) Fintech
7 3 (1.32%) User Experience
7 3 (1.32%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (0.88%) FMCG
8 2 (0.88%) Social Network
9 1 (0.44%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.19%) Unix
2 2 (0.88%) Windows
2 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (13.60%) Business Analysis
3 29 (12.72%) Migration
4 28 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (10.53%) Project Management
6 20 (8.77%) Change Management
7 17 (7.46%) Analytics
8 16 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (6.58%) CRM
9 15 (6.58%) Data Modelling
10 14 (6.14%) Business Transformation
10 14 (6.14%) ERP
11 12 (5.26%) Use Case
12 11 (4.82%) Coaching
12 11 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (3.95%) E-Commerce
13 9 (3.95%) ETL
13 9 (3.95%) ITIL
13 9 (3.95%) Time Management
14 8 (3.51%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.23%) SQL
2 6 (2.63%) C
2 6 (2.63%) Java
3 5 (2.19%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (6.58%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.82%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.95%) Degree
4 6 (2.63%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.75%) MBA
7 2 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.44%) ACCA
8 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.44%) CIMA
8 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.44%) MCSD
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.19%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.88%) SEPA
3 1 (0.44%) COBIT
3 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.44%) Val IT
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (10.53%) SAP
2 18 (7.89%) Oracle
3 14 (6.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.07%) Calypso
4 7 (3.07%) Murex
5 6 (2.63%) Avaloq
5 6 (2.63%) FNZ
6 5 (2.19%) Adobe
7 3 (1.32%) Informatica
7 3 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.32%) Tableau
8 2 (0.88%) hybris
8 2 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.88%) Northgate
8 2 (0.88%) Siebel
9 1 (0.44%) Civica
9 1 (0.44%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.44%) Kronos
9 1 (0.44%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.44%) Teradata
West Midlands
Costello & Reyes Limited
Rate: Negotiable
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