The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Business Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 368 382 359
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 67 55 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 31 49
Median daily rate £525 £484 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% +1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £453 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.43 - -
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
21443 22185 23279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15237 15665 16113
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £617 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 350 441
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
City of London +13 2 £456 -29.80% 7
Canary Wharf - 1 £463 -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Business 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 Business Consultant in the job title.

1 36 (29.03%) Finance
2 27 (21.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (20.16%) Business Analysis
4 19 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (14.52%) SAP
6 17 (13.71%) Change Management
7 15 (12.10%) SQL
7 15 (12.10%) Office 365
8 14 (11.29%) Banking
9 13 (10.48%) Project Management
10 12 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (9.68%) Marketing
11 11 (8.87%) ERP
11 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
12 10 (8.06%) Migration
13 9 (7.26%) Wealth Management
13 9 (7.26%) Business Transformation
14 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (6.45%) Time Management
14 8 (6.45%) C
15 7 (5.65%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (5.65%) ETL
15 7 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (5.65%) Degree
15 7 (5.65%) Analytics
16 6 (4.84%) Requirements Analysis
16 6 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
16 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
16 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
16 6 (4.84%) MS Excel

Business 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 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.03%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.23%) SAS
4 2 (1.61%) IIS
4 2 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.81%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
1 6 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.61%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) MS Office
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Sonata
1 5 (4.03%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (2.42%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.61%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.61%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.81%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.81%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.10%) Office 365
2 4 (3.23%) Yammer
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.81%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) Skype
2 4 (3.23%) IPv6
2 4 (3.23%) Network Security
3 2 (1.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.65%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.03%) SAP BI
2 5 (4.03%) SAP BW
3 4 (3.23%) SAS EBI
4 3 (2.42%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (2.42%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.61%) Big Data
5 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.81%) BODI
6 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.81%) Essbase
6 1 (0.81%) MS Access
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.81%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 36 (29.03%) Finance
2 14 (11.29%) Banking
3 12 (9.68%) Marketing
4 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.03%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.23%) Retail
7 3 (2.42%) Games
8 2 (1.61%) Back Office
8 2 (1.61%) Front Office
9 1 (0.81%) Advertising
9 1 (0.81%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.81%) French Language
9 1 (0.81%) Law
9 1 (0.81%) Legal
9 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.03%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.42%) Derivative
3 3 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (2.42%) User Experience
4 2 (1.61%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (1.61%) Equities
4 2 (1.61%) Fintech
4 2 (1.61%) iPad
5 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.81%) EPoS
5 1 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.81%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.81%) FMCG
5 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.81%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.61%) Unix
2 1 (0.81%) Windows
2 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (20.16%) Business Analysis
3 19 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (13.71%) Change Management
5 13 (10.48%) Project Management
6 12 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.87%) ERP
8 10 (8.06%) Migration
9 9 (7.26%) Business Transformation
9 9 (7.26%) Wealth Management
10 8 (6.45%) Time Management
11 7 (5.65%) Analytics
11 7 (5.65%) ETL
11 7 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (4.84%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (4.03%) Business Continuity
13 5 (4.03%) Data Modelling
13 5 (4.03%) Process Improvement
14 4 (3.23%) E-Commerce
14 4 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.10%) SQL
2 8 (6.45%) C
3 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.65%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) MBA
3 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) MiFID
1 3 (2.42%) SEPA
2 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) ISO22301
2 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (14.52%) SAP
2 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.03%) Avaloq
3 5 (4.03%) FNZ
4 3 (2.42%) Mercator
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle
5 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.81%) Adobe
6 1 (0.81%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco
6 1 (0.81%) Citrix
6 1 (0.81%) Google
6 1 (0.81%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Informatica
6 1 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.81%) Northgate
6 1 (0.81%) Pega
6 1 (0.81%) Temenos
6 1 (0.81%) Teradata
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