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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Consultant
England / London
Rank 380 386 373
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 18 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 20
Median daily rate £440 £500 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +29.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £586 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £430 £450
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £24.50

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
18428 19940 20069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.18% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13183 14000 14289
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £637 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 311 348
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.16% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £35.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 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
City of London -7 2 £430 +22.85% 2
Applications Consultant
England

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (18.42%) Java
4 7 (18.42%) Windows
5 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.16%) Project Management
6 5 (13.16%) Firewall
6 5 (13.16%) Linux
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.16%) SCCM
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Management
6 5 (13.16%) Application Performance Management
7 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
7 4 (10.53%) AppDynamics
7 4 (10.53%) Network Security
7 4 (10.53%) Release Management
7 4 (10.53%) Information Security
7 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.53%) Banking
7 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (10.53%) .NET
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle
7 4 (10.53%) ITIL
7 4 (10.53%) Python
7 4 (10.53%) SLA
7 4 (10.53%) IBM
7 4 (10.53%) Migration
8 3 (7.89%) 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 3 (7.89%) Apache
1 3 (7.89%) IIS
1 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.63%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (2.63%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.63%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) Network Security
3 3 (7.89%) SSL
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) DataStage
3 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MSI
2 2 (5.26%) AppScan
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) German Language
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) JSP
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) CMDB
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (13.16%) Application Performance Management
2 5 (13.16%) Performance Management
2 5 (13.16%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.53%) Information Security
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Migration
3 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (10.53%) Release Management
4 3 (7.89%) Application Packaging
4 3 (7.89%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.89%) Threat Modelling
4 3 (7.89%) Time Management
5 2 (5.26%) Coaching
5 2 (5.26%) OWASP
5 2 (5.26%) Refactoring
5 2 (5.26%) SDLC
5 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) Python
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
4 3 (7.89%) Ruby
5 2 (5.26%) VB
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) ABAP
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) CEH
1 2 (5.26%) CISM
1 2 (5.26%) CISSP
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (7.89%) XenApp
3 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) Nexpose
2 2 (5.26%) QRadar
3 1 (2.63%) TADDM
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) AppDynamics
2 4 (10.53%) IBM
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Acunetix
3 2 (5.26%) BMC
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix
3 2 (5.26%) F5
3 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.26%) Splunk
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos
4 1 (2.63%) Dynatrace
4 1 (2.63%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) SAP