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 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
Business Consultant
Rank 509 500 459
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 120 115 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 63 77
Median daily rate £450 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £453 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.45% +6.47%
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
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%

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 27 July 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 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 +9 53 £475 -5.00% 14
South East +12 26 £450 -3.22% 3
North West -12 11 £375 +7.14% 5
South West +5 10 £400 +6.66% 4
West Midlands -31 9 £400 -11.60% 4
East Midlands - 4 £475 - 1
East of England +21 3 £375 -21.25%
Yorkshire -6 3 - - 2
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 61 (25.74%) Finance
2 39 (16.46%) SQL
3 35 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (13.08%) Business Analysis
4 31 (13.08%) Project Management
5 29 (12.24%) Migration
5 29 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (10.55%) Change Management
8 22 (9.28%) SAP
9 20 (8.44%) BusinessObjects
9 20 (8.44%) Banking
10 19 (8.02%) Oracle
10 19 (8.02%) Analytics
11 18 (7.59%) Office 365
12 17 (7.17%) Security Cleared
12 17 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (6.75%) Coaching
14 15 (6.33%) Marketing
14 15 (6.33%) Microsoft
15 14 (5.91%) Data Modelling
15 14 (5.91%) MS Project
15 14 (5.91%) CRM
15 14 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
16 13 (5.49%) Telecoms
16 13 (5.49%) ERP
17 12 (5.06%) SC Cleared
17 12 (5.06%) Business Transformation
18 11 (4.64%) 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 (4.64%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.80%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.84%) Live Communications Server
3 2 (0.84%) SAS
3 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.42%) CMS
4 1 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (5.91%) MS Project
2 13 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.11%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) MS Office
5 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.38%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.53%) SAP Business One
3 6 (2.53%) Sonata
4 4 (1.69%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.84%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.84%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.42%) Infor CloudSuite
7 1 (0.42%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.42%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.59%) Office 365
2 5 (2.11%) Yammer
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.42%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.42%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.80%) Skype
2 4 (1.69%) IPv6
2 4 (1.69%) Network Security
3 2 (0.84%) DNS
3 2 (0.84%) PBX
3 2 (0.84%) PSTN
3 2 (0.84%) RTP
3 2 (0.84%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.44%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (3.80%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (2.11%) BusinessObjects XI
5 5 (2.11%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.27%) Big Data
7 3 (1.27%) Data Mart
7 3 (1.27%) EDRMS
7 3 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.27%) Power BI
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.84%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (0.84%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.84%) SAS EBI
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.84%) JIRA
2 1 (0.42%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 61 (25.74%) Finance
2 20 (8.44%) Banking
3 15 (6.33%) Marketing
4 13 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.53%) Retail
6 5 (2.11%) Advertising
6 5 (2.11%) Back Office
6 5 (2.11%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.69%) Legal
8 3 (1.27%) Games
8 3 (1.27%) Local Government
9 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.42%) Front Office
10 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.11%) HTML
2 4 (1.69%) .NET
2 4 (1.69%) XML
3 2 (0.84%) Web Services
4 1 (0.42%) Mason
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.42%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.53%) Client/Server
3 4 (1.69%) Derivative
3 4 (1.69%) iPad
3 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.69%) Smart Meter
3 4 (1.69%) User Experience
4 3 (1.27%) EPoS
4 3 (1.27%) Fintech
4 3 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.84%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (0.84%) Equities
5 2 (0.84%) Fixed Income
5 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (0.84%) Social Network
5 2 (0.84%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.42%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.42%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.53%) Unix
2 2 (0.84%) Windows
2 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (13.08%) Business Analysis
2 31 (13.08%) Project Management
3 29 (12.24%) Migration
3 29 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (10.55%) Change Management
5 19 (8.02%) Analytics
6 17 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (6.75%) Coaching
8 14 (5.91%) CRM
8 14 (5.91%) Data Modelling
8 14 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (5.49%) ERP
10 12 (5.06%) Business Transformation
11 10 (4.22%) ETL
11 10 (4.22%) Process Management
12 9 (3.80%) Data Migration
12 9 (3.80%) Time Management
13 8 (3.38%) E-Commerce
13 8 (3.38%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (16.46%) SQL
2 6 (2.53%) C
3 5 (2.11%) Java
3 5 (2.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.27%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (7.17%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.80%) Degree
4 8 (3.38%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.69%) MBA
7 2 (0.84%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.42%) MCSD
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.69%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.84%) SEPA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.42%) MiFID
3 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Control-M
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (9.28%) SAP
2 19 (8.02%) Oracle
3 15 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.53%) Avaloq
4 6 (2.53%) FNZ
5 5 (2.11%) Adobe
5 5 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.27%) Informatica
6 3 (1.27%) Tableau
7 2 (0.84%) Calypso
7 2 (0.84%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.84%) Murex
7 2 (0.84%) Northgate
7 2 (0.84%) Siebel
8 1 (0.42%) Civica
8 1 (0.42%) IBM
8 1 (0.42%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.42%) Teradata
London
GCI Consulting Ltd
Rate: Excellent daily rates plus out of pocket expenses
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £550 per day market rates
Posted: 6 days ago