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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 336 315 316
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 55 78 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 45 32
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£500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £550 £792
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £395
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £80.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £59.00
% change year-on-year
- -67.79%
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
19419 20386 17954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.45% 93.10% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13766 13980 12108
Average daily rate £438 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 330 383 508
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 12 £463 +6.93% 11
Greenford - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 47 (36.72%) Finance
2 39 (30.47%) SAP
3 36 (28.13%) SQL
4 33 (25.78%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (17.97%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (16.41%) Oracle
7 16 (12.50%) Business Objects
7 16 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (11.72%) Degree
9 14 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (10.16%) Banking
11 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
11 12 (9.38%) Project Management
12 10 (7.81%) Business Analysis
12 10 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (7.81%) SharePoint
12 10 (7.81%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (7.03%) ERP
13 9 (7.03%) Data Modelling
13 9 (7.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (6.25%) Business Development
14 8 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (6.25%) Migration
14 8 (6.25%) ETL
14 8 (6.25%) Tableau
15 7 (5.47%) Analytics
15 7 (5.47%) SAP Business ByDesign
15 7 (5.47%) PL/SQL
15 7 (5.47%) ITIL

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.34%) Apache Solr
2 3 (2.34%) Oracle BPEL
2 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.78%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.34%) MS Project
4 2 (1.56%) Windchill
4 2 (1.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (5.47%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 5 (3.91%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.34%) Fredhopper
3 3 (2.34%) SAP Business One
3 3 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.56%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (1.56%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.78%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.78%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.78%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.78%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) Intranet
2 2 (1.56%) HTTP
2 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.81%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (7.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.91%) SAP BW
6 4 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.13%) MySQL
6 4 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.34%) OLTP
7 3 (2.34%) OLAP
8 2 (1.56%) SAP BI
8 2 (1.56%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.56%) Big Data
8 2 (1.56%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.56%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 47 (36.72%) Finance
2 13 (10.16%) Banking
3 6 (4.69%) Retail
4 3 (2.34%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.34%) Advertising
4 3 (2.34%) Publishing
5 2 (1.56%) German Language
6 1 (0.78%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (0.78%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.78%) Front Office
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.69%) Java EE
2 4 (3.13%) .NET
3 2 (1.56%) SOAP
4 1 (0.78%) MDX
4 1 (0.78%) CGI
4 1 (0.78%) EDI
4 1 (0.78%) XML
4 1 (0.78%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.97%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.69%) User Experience
3 5 (3.91%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.34%) iPad
4 3 (2.34%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.34%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.34%) Taxonomies
4 3 (2.34%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.56%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.56%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.56%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.78%) Social Media
6 1 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.78%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.78%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.69%) Windows
2 5 (3.91%) UNIX
3 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.78%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (9.38%) Project Management
4 10 (7.81%) Business Analysis
5 9 (7.03%) ERP
5 9 (7.03%) Data Modelling
6 8 (6.25%) Business Development
6 8 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.25%) Migration
6 8 (6.25%) ETL
7 7 (5.47%) Analytics
7 7 (5.47%) ITIL
7 7 (5.47%) Change Management
7 7 (5.47%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (4.69%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.69%) Business Continuity
8 6 (4.69%) Investment Management
9 5 (3.91%) Fund Accounting
9 5 (3.91%) Fund Management
9 5 (3.91%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.13%) SQL
2 7 (5.47%) PL/SQL
3 6 (4.69%) Java
4 4 (3.13%) C#
5 3 (2.34%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.78%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (0.78%) ABAP
6 1 (0.78%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.78%) VBA
6 1 (0.78%) C
6 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) Degree
2 6 (4.69%) ISEB
3 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.78%) APMP
5 1 (0.78%) MCITP
5 1 (0.78%) MCTS
5 1 (0.78%) CCA
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.78%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (0.78%) QA
1 1 (0.78%) SLA
1 1 (0.78%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 39 (30.47%) SAP
2 21 (16.41%) Oracle
3 16 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 8 (6.25%) Tableau
5 6 (4.69%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.69%) Yardi
6 3 (2.34%) Endeca
7 2 (1.56%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.56%) Informatica
7 2 (1.56%) IBM
7 2 (1.56%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.56%) Cognos
7 2 (1.56%) HP
7 2 (1.56%) Adobe
7 2 (1.56%) Citrix
8 1 (0.78%) jBASE
8 1 (0.78%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.78%) Misys
8 1 (0.78%) Temenos
8 1 (0.78%) Siebel
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £400-450 Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £650 - £720 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £460.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago