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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
UK / England
Rank 469 488 465
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 101 104 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 52 78
Median daily rate £450 £450 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £330 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £598 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
38632 44173 43901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25327 28502 28056
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1597 1772
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 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 43 £528 +17.22% 12
South East +28 20 £450 +9.09% 3
Yorkshire +21 10 £350 -19.54% 2
South West +13 6 £481 +18.82% 1
West Midlands +7 6 £308 -18.00% 2
North West +31 5 £340 -24.44% 2
East of England +1 4 £375 -
East Midlands +4 2 £350 -12.50% 1
North East -16 1 £475 -
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 57 (26.15%) Finance
2 36 (16.51%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (15.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (14.68%) Business Analysis
5 30 (13.76%) SAP
6 27 (12.39%) SQL
7 24 (11.01%) BusinessObjects
8 23 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (10.09%) Skype for Business
9 22 (10.09%) Skype
10 21 (9.63%) Microsoft
11 20 (9.17%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (9.17%) Banking
12 18 (8.26%) Project Management
13 17 (7.80%) Unit4 Business World
14 16 (7.34%) C
15 15 (6.88%) Advertising
15 15 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (5.96%) Business Transformation
16 13 (5.96%) Migration
16 13 (5.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 12 (5.50%) Wealth Management
17 12 (5.50%) ETL
17 12 (5.50%) PBX
17 12 (5.50%) Office 365
17 12 (5.50%) Analytics
18 11 (5.05%) Oracle
18 11 (5.05%) Six Sigma
18 11 (5.05%) Requirements Analysis
18 11 (5.05%) Marketing

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 22 (10.09%) Skype for Business
2 6 (2.75%) SAS
3 5 (2.29%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.38%) CMS
5 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.92%) IIS
6 1 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.92%) MS Office
4 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (7.80%) Unit4 Business World
2 8 (3.67%) SAP Business One
3 5 (2.29%) Sonata
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.46%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.46%) Primavera
6 1 (0.46%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.46%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.46%) SAP Travel Management
6 1 (0.46%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.50%) Office 365
2 4 (1.83%) SaaS
3 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.92%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.46%) Force.com
5 1 (0.46%) IaaS
5 1 (0.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.09%) Skype
2 12 (5.50%) PBX
3 7 (3.21%) Unified Communications
4 6 (2.75%) Broadband
5 2 (0.92%) FTP
6 1 (0.46%) ISDN
6 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.01%) BusinessObjects
2 20 (9.17%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (5.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (4.59%) SAP BW
4 10 (4.59%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 6 (2.75%) OLAP
7 5 (2.29%) Power BI
7 5 (2.29%) SAP HANA
8 4 (1.83%) QlikView
8 4 (1.83%) SAS EBI
9 3 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.38%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
9 3 (1.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.92%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.92%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (26.15%) Finance
2 20 (9.17%) Banking
3 15 (6.88%) Advertising
4 11 (5.05%) Marketing
5 10 (4.59%) Manufacturing
6 9 (4.13%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.67%) Retail
8 7 (3.21%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.83%) Front Office
10 3 (1.38%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.92%) French Language
11 2 (0.92%) Games
11 2 (0.92%) Legal
11 2 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.92%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.46%) Back Office
12 1 (0.46%) Electronics
12 1 (0.46%) Law
12 1 (0.46%) Local Government
12 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.92%) .NET
2 1 (0.46%) Middleware
2 1 (0.46%) SAP TM
2 1 (0.46%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.13%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.67%) iPad
4 6 (2.75%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.29%) User Experience
6 4 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.92%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.92%) Fintech
8 2 (0.92%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.46%) Animation
9 1 (0.46%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.46%) Derivative
9 1 (0.46%) FMCG
9 1 (0.46%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.46%) Social Network
9 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.46%) Android
1 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.46%) Linux
1 1 (0.46%) Windows
1 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
1 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.51%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (15.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (14.68%) Business Analysis
4 23 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (8.26%) Project Management
6 13 (5.96%) Business Transformation
6 13 (5.96%) Migration
7 12 (5.50%) Analytics
7 12 (5.50%) ETL
7 12 (5.50%) Wealth Management
8 11 (5.05%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (5.05%) Six Sigma
9 10 (4.59%) Change Management
9 10 (4.59%) ERP
9 10 (4.59%) Presales
9 10 (4.59%) Process Improvement
9 10 (4.59%) Time Management
10 9 (4.13%) Business Continuity
11 8 (3.67%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.39%) SQL
2 16 (7.34%) C
3 5 (2.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.92%) C#
6 1 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.13%) Degree
3 7 (3.21%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.83%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (1.38%) MCSE
6 2 (0.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) CISA
7 1 (0.46%) CITP
7 1 (0.46%) HNC
7 1 (0.46%) HND
7 1 (0.46%) ISEB
7 1 (0.46%) MCITP
7 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.21%) ISO22301
2 3 (1.38%) MiFID
3 1 (0.46%) BS25999
3 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.46%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) SEPA
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (0.46%) Nagios
1 1 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (13.76%) SAP
2 21 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.05%) Oracle
4 7 (3.21%) Polycom
5 6 (2.75%) Mercator
5 6 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.29%) Avaloq
6 5 (2.29%) FNZ
7 4 (1.83%) Tableau
8 3 (1.38%) Cisco
8 3 (1.38%) Teradata
9 2 (0.92%) Google
9 2 (0.92%) IBM
9 2 (0.92%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 1 (0.46%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.46%) Apttus
10 1 (0.46%) FactSet
10 1 (0.46%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.46%) Splunk
10 1 (0.46%) Zuora
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