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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Consultant
England / London
Rank 370 388 381
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 27 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 20
Median daily rate £543 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £350 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £602
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £364
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +23.71%
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
18371 20379 20271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.83% 95.05% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13156 14451 14262
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 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 308 344
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -8 2 £430 +7.50% 5
Applications Consultant
England

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 (25.58%) Performance Management
1 11 (25.58%) Application Performance Management
2 9 (20.93%) AppDynamics
2 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) Linux
3 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 8 (18.60%) IBM
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.95%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) Firewall
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.63%) Apache
5 5 (11.63%) SCCM
6 4 (9.30%) Network Security
6 4 (9.30%) Degree
6 4 (9.30%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Python
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle
6 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.30%) SLA
6 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.98%) Threat Modelling
7 3 (6.98%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (6.98%) SSL
7 3 (6.98%) MSI
7 3 (6.98%) Migration

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 5 (11.63%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (4.65%) iPlanet
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) InfoPath
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Firewall
2 4 (9.30%) Network Security
3 3 (6.98%) SSL
3 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) DataStage
3 1 (2.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MSI
2 2 (4.65%) AppScan
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) DataPower
3 2 (4.65%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) CMDB
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.65%) AIX
4 2 (4.65%) Solaris
4 2 (4.65%) Unix
4 2 (4.65%) zOS
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) SUSE
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Application Performance Management
1 11 (25.58%) Performance Management
2 4 (9.30%) ITIL
2 4 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (6.98%) Application Packaging
3 3 (6.98%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (6.98%) Migration
3 3 (6.98%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.65%) Coaching
4 2 (4.65%) ETL
4 2 (4.65%) OWASP
4 2 (4.65%) Project Management
4 2 (4.65%) Release Management
4 2 (4.65%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (4.65%) SDLC
4 2 (4.65%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) Java
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) Python
4 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.98%) Perl
4 3 (6.98%) Ruby
5 2 (4.65%) VB
6 1 (2.33%) C
6 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) CEH
2 2 (4.65%) CISM
2 2 (4.65%) CISSP
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (6.98%) XenApp
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) Nexpose
2 2 (4.65%) QRadar
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (2.33%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.33%) TADDM
3 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) AppDynamics
2 8 (18.60%) IBM
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) Acunetix
5 2 (4.65%) BMC
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) Dynatrace
5 2 (4.65%) F5
5 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.65%) Splunk
6 1 (2.33%) Cognos
6 1 (2.33%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat