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 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 517 546 496
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 116 92 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 49 72
Median daily rate £450 £453 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% +0.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
47525 49547 47656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31298 32087 29344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1474 1872 1909
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.06 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% +2.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -1 54 £500 +1.62% 16
South East +31 22 £450 -1.63% 5
South West +16 10 £438 +16.66% 1
Yorkshire -6 8 £350 -12.50% 3
West Midlands -30 8 £450 -7.92% 1
East Midlands - 5 £475 -
North West 0 4 £475 +18.75%
East of England +19 3 £450 -3.22% 1
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 51 (22.57%) Finance
2 40 (17.70%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (13.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (13.27%) SQL
4 30 (13.27%) SAP
5 29 (12.83%) Project Management
6 27 (11.95%) Business Analysis
7 24 (10.62%) Migration
8 23 (10.18%) Change Management
9 20 (8.85%) Microsoft
10 19 (8.41%) BusinessObjects
10 19 (8.41%) Oracle
10 19 (8.41%) Office 365
10 19 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (7.96%) ERP
11 18 (7.96%) Banking
12 16 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (6.19%) Data Modelling
13 14 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (5.75%) Security Cleared
14 13 (5.75%) Skype for Business
14 13 (5.75%) Skype
14 13 (5.75%) ETL
15 12 (5.31%) Telecoms
15 12 (5.31%) Unit4 Business World
15 12 (5.31%) Marketing
15 12 (5.31%) Coaching
15 12 (5.31%) Analytics
16 11 (4.87%) Time Management
16 11 (4.87%) MS Project

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 13 (5.75%) Skype for Business
2 8 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.77%) SAS
4 2 (0.88%) IIS
4 2 (0.88%) Live Communications Server
4 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (4.87%) MS Project
2 10 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.10%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.88%) MS Office
6 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (5.31%) Unit4 Business World
2 10 (4.42%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (3.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (3.10%) SAP Business One
5 3 (1.33%) Sonata
6 2 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.88%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.88%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.44%) Primavera
7 1 (0.44%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.44%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.44%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.41%) Office 365
2 5 (2.21%) Yammer
3 1 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.75%) Skype
2 6 (2.65%) PBX
3 4 (1.77%) IPv6
3 4 (1.77%) Network Security
4 2 (0.88%) DNS
4 2 (0.88%) FTP
4 2 (0.88%) PSTN
4 2 (0.88%) RTP
5 1 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.41%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (3.98%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.10%) SAP BW
6 6 (2.65%) SAP HANA
7 5 (2.21%) SAP BI
7 5 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (1.77%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.77%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (1.33%) Big Data
9 3 (1.33%) OLAP
9 3 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.33%) SAS EBI
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (0.88%) Data Mart
10 2 (0.88%) Essbase
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
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 51 (22.57%) Finance
2 18 (7.96%) Banking
3 12 (5.31%) Marketing
3 12 (5.31%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.10%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.10%) Retail
5 6 (2.65%) Back Office
6 4 (1.77%) Advertising
6 4 (1.77%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.77%) Local Government
7 3 (1.33%) Games
8 2 (0.88%) Legal
8 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.44%) French Language
9 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.21%) HTML
2 4 (1.77%) .NET
2 4 (1.77%) XML
3 2 (0.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.33%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.33%) Derivative
3 3 (1.33%) EPoS
3 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.33%) Smart Meter
3 3 (1.33%) User Experience
4 2 (0.88%) Credit Risk
4 2 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (0.88%) Data Integration
4 2 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (0.88%) Equities
4 2 (0.88%) Fixed Income
4 2 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (0.88%) iPad
4 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (0.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.33%) Unix
2 2 (0.88%) Windows
2 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (17.70%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (13.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (12.83%) Project Management
4 27 (11.95%) Business Analysis
5 24 (10.62%) Migration
6 23 (10.18%) Change Management
7 18 (7.96%) ERP
8 16 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (6.19%) Data Modelling
9 14 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (5.75%) ETL
11 12 (5.31%) Analytics
11 12 (5.31%) Coaching
12 11 (4.87%) Time Management
13 10 (4.42%) PRINCE2
13 10 (4.42%) Process Improvement
13 10 (4.42%) Process Management
14 9 (3.98%) Business Transformation
15 7 (3.10%) CRM
15 7 (3.10%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.27%) SQL
2 10 (4.42%) C
3 5 (2.21%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.77%) Java
4 4 (1.77%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (5.75%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.10%) Degree
2 7 (3.10%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.65%) DV Cleared
3 6 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.77%) MBA
6 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.44%) HNC
6 1 (0.44%) HND
6 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.44%) MCSD
6 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) SEPA
2 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.44%) MiFID
3 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Control-M
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (13.27%) SAP
2 20 (8.85%) Microsoft
3 19 (8.41%) Oracle
4 5 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.77%) Polycom
5 4 (1.77%) Tableau
6 3 (1.33%) Avaloq
6 3 (1.33%) FNZ
6 3 (1.33%) Informatica
7 2 (0.88%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.88%) Mercator
7 2 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.88%) Siebel
7 2 (0.88%) Teradata
8 1 (0.44%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.44%) Civica
8 1 (0.44%) hybris
8 1 (0.44%) Northgate
8 1 (0.44%) Pega
8 1 (0.44%) Talend
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