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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 370 367 322
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 61 54 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.24% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.26% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 65
Median daily rate £438 £481 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £375 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £576 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £460 £425
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +8.23%
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
20552 20961 21857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.85% 94.65% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14945 14461 15395
Median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 381 390
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +25 4 £394 -21.25% 12
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 62 (43.66%) Finance
2 27 (19.01%) Migration
3 23 (16.20%) Banking
3 23 (16.20%) Business Analysis
4 22 (15.49%) SQL
5 20 (14.08%) SAP
6 17 (11.97%) Project Management
6 17 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (11.27%) ERP
7 16 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (9.86%) Change Management
8 14 (9.86%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (9.15%) Investment Banking
10 12 (8.45%) Office 365
10 12 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (7.75%) Derivative
12 10 (7.04%) Business Transformation
12 10 (7.04%) Telecoms
12 10 (7.04%) Microsoft
12 10 (7.04%) Oracle
13 9 (6.34%) Murex
13 9 (6.34%) Calypso
13 9 (6.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (6.34%) Use Case
13 9 (6.34%) Marketing
13 9 (6.34%) MS PowerPoint
13 9 (6.34%) Translating Business Requirements
14 8 (5.63%) Coaching
14 8 (5.63%) Market Risk

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 5 (3.52%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.52%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.70%) CMS
2 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (6.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.23%) MS Project
3 3 (2.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.41%) MS Office
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Sonata
2 4 (2.82%) SAP CO
2 4 (2.82%) SAP FI
2 4 (2.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.41%) SAP Business One
4 2 (1.41%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.70%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.70%) Infor CloudSuite
5 1 (0.70%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.70%) Magento
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.70%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.45%) Office 365
2 2 (1.41%) Yammer
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) Skype
2 4 (2.82%) IPv6
2 4 (2.82%) Network Security
3 2 (1.41%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.70%) PBX
4 1 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.86%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (3.52%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.82%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (2.82%) Xcelsius
4 3 (2.11%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (1.41%) EDRMS
5 2 (1.41%) Essbase
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.41%) QlikView
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.70%) MS Access
6 1 (0.70%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.70%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.70%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 62 (43.66%) Finance
2 23 (16.20%) Banking
3 13 (9.15%) Investment Banking
4 10 (7.04%) Telecoms
5 9 (6.34%) Marketing
6 8 (5.63%) Front Office
6 8 (5.63%) Retail
7 3 (2.11%) Back Office
8 2 (1.41%) Advertising
8 2 (1.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.70%) Games
9 1 (0.70%) Local Government
9 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.75%) Derivative
3 9 (6.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (5.63%) Credit Risk
4 8 (5.63%) Market Risk
5 6 (4.23%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.52%) FMCG
6 5 (3.52%) iPad
7 3 (2.11%) Fintech
8 2 (1.41%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.41%) Social Network
8 2 (1.41%) User Experience
9 1 (0.70%) EPoS
9 1 (0.70%) Equities
9 1 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.70%) Photography
9 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.01%) Migration
2 23 (16.20%) Business Analysis
3 17 (11.97%) Project Management
3 17 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (11.27%) ERP
5 14 (9.86%) Change Management
6 12 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.04%) Business Transformation
8 9 (6.34%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (6.34%) Use Case
9 8 (5.63%) Asset Management
9 8 (5.63%) Coaching
9 8 (5.63%) Data Modelling
9 8 (5.63%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.63%) Risk Management
9 8 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (4.93%) Analytics
11 6 (4.23%) Wealth Management
12 5 (3.52%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.49%) SQL
2 2 (1.41%) C
2 2 (1.41%) Java
2 2 (1.41%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (5.63%) Degree
2 4 (2.82%) MBA
3 3 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) ACCA
5 1 (0.70%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) CIMA
5 1 (0.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.82%) QA
2 2 (1.41%) MiFID
2 2 (1.41%) SEPA
3 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.70%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (14.08%) SAP
2 10 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.04%) Oracle
3 9 (6.34%) Calypso
3 9 (6.34%) Murex
4 6 (4.23%) Avaloq
4 6 (4.23%) FNZ
5 3 (2.11%) Adobe
5 3 (2.11%) Informatica
6 2 (1.41%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.41%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.41%) Tableau
6 2 (1.41%) Teradata
6 2 (1.41%) Yardi
7 1 (0.70%) hybris
7 1 (0.70%) Infor
7 1 (0.70%) Mitel
7 1 (0.70%) OpenText
7 1 (0.70%) Sitecore
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