The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 350 305 334
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 54 99 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.43% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.46% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 67 41
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£456 £495 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.82% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £369 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £575 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business 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
20646 21359 20133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.10% 92.91% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14320 14994 13550
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 383 451
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.43 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Business Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Business Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Business Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
City of London +4 10 £500 +23.07% 9
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 35 (29.91%) Finance
2 30 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (23.08%) SQL
4 23 (19.66%) SAP
5 18 (15.38%) Oracle
5 18 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (13.68%) Project Management
7 14 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (11.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 12 (10.26%) ITIL
9 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
10 11 (9.40%) PL/SQL
10 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (7.69%) Banking
11 9 (7.69%) Business Development
11 9 (7.69%) Service Management
11 9 (7.69%) ETL
12 8 (6.84%) Java
12 8 (6.84%) Business Objects
12 8 (6.84%) Windows
12 8 (6.84%) MS Excel
12 8 (6.84%) Java EE
12 8 (6.84%) MDX
12 8 (6.84%) Business Analysis
12 8 (6.84%) Security Cleared

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.27%) Tomcat
1 5 (4.27%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.27%) Oracle BPEL
2 3 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.85%) SAS
3 1 (0.85%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.13%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 5 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.27%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.56%) ResourceLink
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.85%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) HTTP
1 2 (1.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (11.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.13%) MySQL
7 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (4.27%) OLAP
8 4 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.42%) MS Access
8 4 (3.42%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.56%) OLTP
9 3 (2.56%) Cognos Impromptu
10 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (1.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (1.71%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (1.71%) JDeveloper
1 2 (1.71%) JIRA
2 1 (0.85%) Toad
General
1 35 (29.91%) Finance
2 9 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (3.42%) Retail
3 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.56%) Legal
5 2 (1.71%) Advertising
5 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.84%) Java EE
1 8 (6.84%) MDX
2 5 (4.27%) .NET
3 2 (1.71%) SOAP
4 1 (0.85%) XML
4 1 (0.85%) Mason
4 1 (0.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.42%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (2.56%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.71%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.84%) Windows
2 6 (5.13%) UNIX
3 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (13.68%) Project Management
3 14 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 12 (10.26%) ITIL
6 9 (7.69%) ETL
6 9 (7.69%) Service Management
6 9 (7.69%) Business Development
7 8 (6.84%) Business Analysis
8 7 (5.98%) Analytics
8 7 (5.98%) Change Management
8 7 (5.98%) SDLC
9 6 (5.13%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (5.13%) ERP
9 6 (5.13%) CRM
9 6 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.27%) BPEL
10 5 (4.27%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (4.27%) Application Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.08%) SQL
2 11 (9.40%) PL/SQL
3 8 (6.84%) Java
4 7 (5.98%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.13%) C#
6 5 (4.27%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.56%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.71%) C
8 2 (1.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.85%) Python
9 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.13%) Degree
3 5 (4.27%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) ISEB
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PMP
5 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ACCA
5 1 (0.85%) CIMA
5 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) SLA
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 23 (19.66%) SAP
2 18 (15.38%) Oracle
3 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.84%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.27%) Cognos
6 4 (3.42%) Tableau
7 3 (2.56%) HP
8 2 (1.71%) Citrix
8 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.85%) Remedy
9 1 (0.85%) MKS
9 1 (0.85%) Teradata
9 1 (0.85%) Google
9 1 (0.85%) Yardi
9 1 (0.85%) Cisco
9 1 (0.85%) IBM
9 1 (0.85%) Adobe
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