The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Solutions Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Consultant
Rank 583 572 551
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 38 40 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.081% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.086% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 15
Median daily rate £453 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.73% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £379 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £740 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £475 £446
% change year-on-year
-12.63% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Solutions 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
46810 46709 45359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.91% 94.75% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30921 29327 28458
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1329 1862 1932
Median hourly rate £17.98 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Solutions Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Solutions Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Solutions Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Solutions Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Solutions Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Solutions Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Solutions Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Solutions Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Solutions 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 Solutions Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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 11 £500 +0.50% 6
Midlands - 8 - -
South East -18 7 £450 -5.26% 7
West Midlands - 4 £427 -
North East - 3 £390 -
East Midlands +10 2 £438 -
South West -11 1 £425 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 2
Solutions Consultant
UK

Solutions Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Solutions 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 Solutions Consultant in the job title.

1 24 (42.86%) Oracle
2 14 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (17.86%) Oracle UPK
4 10 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (17.86%) Time Management
5 9 (16.07%) System Testing
5 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
5 9 (16.07%) Functional Testing
5 9 (16.07%) Hyperion
5 9 (16.07%) JD Edwards
5 9 (16.07%) PeopleSoft
5 9 (16.07%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 6 (10.71%) SAP
7 6 (10.71%) Business Development
8 5 (8.93%) Degree
8 5 (8.93%) SQL
8 5 (8.93%) Migration
8 5 (8.93%) Retail
9 4 (7.14%) Finance
9 4 (7.14%) Linux
9 4 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
10 3 (5.36%) Presales
10 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
10 3 (5.36%) Use Case
10 3 (5.36%) VPN
10 3 (5.36%) ERP

Solutions 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 10 (17.86%) Oracle UPK
2 2 (3.57%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.79%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (3.57%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.79%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.79%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) VPN
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) Network Security
2 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) LDAP
3 1 (1.79%) MPLS
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.79%) DB2
1 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.93%) Retail
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Billing
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.57%) Publishing
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) HTML
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) Mason
2 1 (1.79%) OAuth
2 1 (1.79%) OAuth2
2 1 (1.79%) OpenID
2 1 (1.79%) Spring
2 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) BBC
3 2 (3.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.57%) PKI
3 2 (3.57%) PMI
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.79%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Solaris
3 2 (3.57%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.79%) AIX
4 1 (1.79%) HPUX
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (17.86%) Time Management
2 10 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (16.07%) Functional Testing
3 9 (16.07%) System Testing
3 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
4 6 (10.71%) Business Development
5 5 (8.93%) Migration
6 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.36%) ERP
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
6 3 (5.36%) Presales
6 3 (5.36%) Project Management
6 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.36%) Use Case
7 2 (3.57%) ITSM
7 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.57%) Service Management
7 2 (3.57%) Threat Analysis
7 2 (3.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) C
2 1 (1.79%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.79%) CISM
4 1 (1.79%) CISSP
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Nessus
1 2 (3.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) Hyperion
2 9 (16.07%) JD Edwards
2 9 (16.07%) PeopleSoft
3 6 (10.71%) SAP
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) Pegasus
4 2 (3.57%) Qualys
4 2 (3.57%) Syclo
5 1 (1.79%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.79%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.79%) Facebook
5 1 (1.79%) Lotus
5 1 (1.79%) OpenText
5 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.79%) Tableau
5 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.79%) VMware
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