The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Applications Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Consultant
Rank 422 407 390
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 14 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.075% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.079% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 26
Median daily rate £406 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £383 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £410 £492
% change year-on-year
+18.90% -16.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Applications Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20235 21509 22822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.16% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14421 15222 16429
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 347 443
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Applications Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Applications Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Applications Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Applications Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Applications Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Applications Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Applications Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Applications Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Applications Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Croydon -20 1 £325 -35.00%
Applications Consultant
England

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Applications 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 London region featuring Applications Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) Windows
4 7 (18.92%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) .NET
5 6 (16.22%) Information Security
5 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Migration
6 5 (13.51%) Oracle
6 5 (13.51%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) Linux
7 4 (10.81%) IIS
7 4 (10.81%) Release Management
7 4 (10.81%) SCCM
7 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
8 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
8 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
8 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.11%) DevOps
8 3 (8.11%) Time Management
8 3 (8.11%) Degree
8 3 (8.11%) Application Packaging
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (8.11%) MSI
8 3 (8.11%) Risk Management

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (10.81%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.70%) iPlanet
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.70%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.70%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.70%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) G Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) DataStage
2 1 (2.70%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MSI
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) J2EE
3 1 (2.70%) JSP
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) CMDB
3 1 (2.70%) DataPower
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Unix
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.41%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) AIX
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) Information Security
3 5 (13.51%) Migration
3 5 (13.51%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 4 (10.81%) Release Management
5 3 (8.11%) Application Packaging
5 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.11%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) Application Performance Management
6 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.41%) OWASP
6 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.41%) Refactoring
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) C
3 2 (5.41%) VB
3 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.70%) ABAP
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) CISA
2 1 (2.70%) CISM
2 1 (2.70%) CISSP
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) XenApp
2 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) TADDM
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) IBM
4 2 (5.41%) AppDynamics
4 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.41%) Splunk
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) BMC
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) SAP