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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
England / London
Rank 357 341 351
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 46 70 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 38
Median daily rate £513 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £358 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £626 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18436 19902 19695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 95.17% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13175 13974 14026
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 313 343
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -12 4 £538 -6.52% 3
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 (33.33%) Finance
2 28 (23.93%) Business Analysis
3 23 (19.66%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (19.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (15.38%) SAP
5 17 (14.53%) Banking
6 16 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (12.82%) SQL
8 13 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (9.40%) C
9 11 (9.40%) Wealth Management
10 10 (8.55%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (8.55%) Project Management
10 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (7.69%) Analytics
11 9 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
11 9 (7.69%) Time Management
11 9 (7.69%) Marketing
12 8 (6.84%) Investment Banking
12 8 (6.84%) iPad
12 8 (6.84%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.84%) Migration
12 8 (6.84%) Change Management
13 7 (5.98%) ERP
13 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
13 7 (5.98%) SAP BW
14 6 (5.13%) Mercator
14 6 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (5.13%) Six Sigma
14 6 (5.13%) ETL

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 (4.27%) SAS
2 4 (3.42%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.42%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.56%) CMS
4 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.71%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.85%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (5.13%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
2 5 (4.27%) SAP Business One
2 5 (4.27%) Sonata
3 3 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.85%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.85%) SAP Travel Management
5 1 (0.85%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.56%) Office 365
1 3 (2.56%) SaaS
2 2 (1.71%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) IaaS
3 1 (0.85%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.85%) PaaS
3 1 (0.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) Skype
2 3 (2.56%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.71%) FTP
4 1 (0.85%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.98%) SAP BW
3 6 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (5.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.42%) Power BI
5 4 (3.42%) SAS EBI
5 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (2.56%) QlikView
6 3 (2.56%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.71%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.71%) OLAP
7 2 (1.71%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 39 (33.33%) Finance
2 17 (14.53%) Banking
3 9 (7.69%) Marketing
4 8 (6.84%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.42%) Advertising
5 4 (3.42%) Front Office
5 4 (3.42%) Retail
6 2 (1.71%) Games
6 2 (1.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.85%) French Language
7 1 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.71%) .NET
2 1 (0.85%) Middleware
2 1 (0.85%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.84%) iPad
3 6 (5.13%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.27%) User Experience
5 4 (3.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.71%) Fintech
7 1 (0.85%) Animation
7 1 (0.85%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.85%) Derivative
7 1 (0.85%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.85%) FMCG
7 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.85%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.85%) Linux
1 1 (0.85%) Windows
1 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
1 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.93%) Business Analysis
2 23 (19.66%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (19.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (9.40%) Wealth Management
5 10 (8.55%) Project Management
5 10 (8.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (7.69%) Analytics
6 9 (7.69%) Time Management
7 8 (6.84%) Change Management
7 8 (6.84%) E-Commerce
7 8 (6.84%) Migration
8 7 (5.98%) ERP
9 6 (5.13%) BPMN
9 6 (5.13%) Business Process Mapping
9 6 (5.13%) ETL
9 6 (5.13%) Six Sigma
10 5 (4.27%) Presales
10 5 (4.27%) Target Operating Model
10 5 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.82%) SQL
2 11 (9.40%) C
3 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.71%) C#
5 1 (0.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) CISA
3 1 (0.85%) CITP
3 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) MCSE
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) MiFID
2 1 (0.85%) BS25999
2 1 (0.85%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.85%) ISO22301
2 1 (0.85%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (0.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (15.38%) SAP
2 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.13%) Mercator
4 5 (4.27%) Avaloq
4 5 (4.27%) FNZ
4 5 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.56%) Tableau
6 2 (1.71%) Google
6 2 (1.71%) IBM
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle
6 2 (1.71%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe
7 1 (0.85%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.85%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco
7 1 (0.85%) Citrix
7 1 (0.85%) Cognos
7 1 (0.85%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.85%) FactSet
7 1 (0.85%) Temenos
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