The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solutions Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Consultant
Rank 537 514 540
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 29 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.054% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.058% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 8
Average daily rate
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£430 £425 £459
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £390 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £597 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £443 £434
% change year-on-year
-2.82% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45701 43157 49006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28204 25919 28009
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1841 1967 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Solutions Consultant
UK

Solutions Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solutions Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 10 £450 +12.50% 8
North West +3 6 £430 -9.47% 2
South East -11 4 £475 -2.56% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £498 - 2
West Midlands -20 2 £325 -40.14%
East of England - - - - 1
South West - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
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Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Solutions Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Solutions Consultant in their job title.

1 18 (28.57%) SAP
2 17 (26.98%) Telecoms
3 14 (22.22%) Finance
4 12 (19.05%) Oracle
5 9 (14.29%) Degree
6 8 (12.70%) Retail
7 7 (11.11%) Service Management
7 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 6 (9.52%) CRM
8 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
8 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
9 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
9 5 (7.94%) QA
9 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.94%) Project Management
9 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
9 5 (7.94%) LAN
9 5 (7.94%) WAN
10 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (6.35%) ERP
10 4 (6.35%) Cisco
10 4 (6.35%) Java
10 4 (6.35%) SQL
10 4 (6.35%) .NET
10 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
10 4 (6.35%) Web Services
10 4 (6.35%) Windows
10 4 (6.35%) Security Management
10 4 (6.35%) Migration

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Solutions Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Solutions Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.76%) CMS
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.59%) FileNet
3 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Project
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.76%) Summit
1 3 (4.76%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.17%) SAP Retail
2 2 (3.17%) SAP SCM
3 1 (1.59%) SAP PLM
3 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.59%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.59%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.59%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.59%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.59%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.59%) SAP SM
3 1 (1.59%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) LAN
1 5 (7.94%) WAN
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
3 2 (3.17%) Wireless
3 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (1.59%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.59%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (26.98%) Telecoms
2 14 (22.22%) Finance
3 8 (12.70%) Retail
4 3 (4.76%) Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Front Office
4 3 (4.76%) Back Office
5 2 (3.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) German Language
6 1 (1.59%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.59%) Billing
6 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Web Services
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) CSS
2 3 (4.76%) HTML
2 3 (4.76%) DOM
3 1 (1.59%) SAML
3 1 (1.59%) Middleware
3 1 (1.59%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.59%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.59%) WCF
3 1 (1.59%) WPF
3 1 (1.59%) jQuery
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.59%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.59%) HTML5
3 1 (1.59%) REST
3 1 (1.59%) SOAP
3 1 (1.59%) J2EE
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.17%) Handset
2 2 (3.17%) iPhone
2 2 (3.17%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.59%) Open Source
3 1 (1.59%) iPad
3 1 (1.59%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) AIX
2 2 (3.17%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.11%) Service Management
2 6 (9.52%) CRM
3 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (7.94%) Project Management
4 4 (6.35%) Migration
4 4 (6.35%) Network Planning
4 4 (6.35%) Information Security
4 4 (6.35%) ERP
4 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.35%) Security Management
5 3 (4.76%) Process Management
5 3 (4.76%) ITIL
5 3 (4.76%) SOA
5 3 (4.76%) Time Management
6 2 (3.17%) eTOM
6 2 (3.17%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.17%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (3.17%) Data Analytics
6 2 (3.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) Java
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) C
4 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.59%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.17%) MCTS
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) CCNP
5 1 (1.59%) ISEB
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) SAP
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco
5 3 (4.76%) Juniper
6 2 (3.17%) IBM
6 2 (3.17%) Cognos
7 1 (1.59%) Siebel
7 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.59%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) Avaya
7 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.59%) McAfee
7 1 (1.59%) FatWire
7 1 (1.59%) Alterian
7 1 (1.59%) IronPort
7 1 (1.59%) Pega
7 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.59%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £521 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £498 per day
Posted: 6 days ago