The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 9 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 4.88% 6.90% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% 7.14% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £488 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 £24.75 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+93.93% -5.71%
Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hammersmith 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
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
35 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 85.37% 96.55% 89.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 14
Average daily rate £410 £425 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.87 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.69% +48.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Perforce
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Rally
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Online Games
3 3 (60.00%) Games
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Confluence
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Informix
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (40.00%) FishEye
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) GitLab
2 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) VisualVM
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) SailPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Online Games
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Memory Management
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) BeanShell
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) IAG
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Perforce
1 4 (80.00%) Rally
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Atlassian