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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 375 385 345
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 53 48 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 48
Median daily rate £475 £500 £491
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £401 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £705 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £453 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.07% +6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 - -
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
21075 22337 22455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.06% 94.76% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15093 15690 15395
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 370 420
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £52.17 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +40 2 £394 -21.25% 6
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 39 (31.45%) Finance
2 21 (16.94%) SQL
3 20 (16.13%) Migration
4 18 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (14.52%) Business Analysis
5 17 (13.71%) Project Management
6 16 (12.90%) Banking
6 16 (12.90%) Change Management
6 16 (12.90%) Office 365
7 12 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (8.87%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (8.06%) Telecoms
9 10 (8.06%) Microsoft
9 10 (8.06%) ERP
9 10 (8.06%) SAP
9 10 (8.06%) Business Transformation
9 10 (8.06%) Marketing
10 9 (7.26%) Analytics
10 9 (7.26%) Coaching
11 8 (6.45%) Degree
11 8 (6.45%) SharePoint
12 7 (5.65%) Retail
12 7 (5.65%) Oracle
12 7 (5.65%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (4.84%) Wealth Management
13 6 (4.84%) Avaloq
13 6 (4.84%) Data Migration

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 8 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.84%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.61%) SAS
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.81%) CMS
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.81%) IIS
4 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.84%) MS Project
3 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.81%) MS Office
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Sonata
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.42%) SAP Business One
2 3 (2.42%) Unit4 Business World
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
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.81%) Infor CloudSuite
4 1 (0.81%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.90%) Office 365
2 4 (3.23%) Yammer
3 1 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.81%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) Skype
2 4 (3.23%) IPv6
2 4 (3.23%) Network Security
3 2 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.87%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.61%) EDRMS
3 2 (1.61%) Essbase
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (1.61%) SAS EBI
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.61%) Xcelsius
4 1 (0.81%) Big Data
4 1 (0.81%) MS Access
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.81%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.81%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 39 (31.45%) Finance
2 16 (12.90%) Banking
3 10 (8.06%) Marketing
3 10 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.65%) Retail
5 4 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.42%) Games
7 2 (1.61%) Advertising
7 2 (1.61%) Legal
7 2 (1.61%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.84%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.23%) Derivative
3 4 (3.23%) iPad
3 4 (3.23%) User Experience
4 3 (2.42%) Fintech
4 3 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.61%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (1.61%) Equities
5 2 (1.61%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.61%) Social Network
6 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.81%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.81%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.81%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.13%) Migration
2 18 (14.52%) Business Analysis
2 18 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (13.71%) Project Management
4 16 (12.90%) Change Management
5 12 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.06%) Business Transformation
6 10 (8.06%) ERP
7 9 (7.26%) Analytics
7 9 (7.26%) Coaching
8 7 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.84%) Asset Management
9 6 (4.84%) Data Migration
9 6 (4.84%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.84%) Wealth Management
10 5 (4.03%) Business Continuity
10 5 (4.03%) Business Development
10 5 (4.03%) Data Modelling
10 5 (4.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.94%) SQL
2 2 (1.61%) C
2 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.81%) Java
3 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (6.45%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) MBA
2 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.61%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) SEPA
2 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) ISO22301
2 1 (0.81%) MiFID
2 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (8.06%) Microsoft
1 10 (8.06%) SAP
2 7 (5.65%) Oracle
3 6 (4.84%) Avaloq
3 6 (4.84%) FNZ
4 2 (1.61%) Adobe
4 2 (1.61%) Calypso
4 2 (1.61%) Informatica
4 2 (1.61%) Murex
5 1 (0.81%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.81%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.81%) IBM
5 1 (0.81%) Infor
5 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.81%) Pega
5 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.81%) Teradata
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