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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 358 360 328
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 57 62 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.27% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 32
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£500 £461 £564
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £379 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.81% -5.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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
22207 23085 20644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.30% 93.17% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15998 15957 13766
Average daily rate £425 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £263
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 438 375 536
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 +20 12 £488 +21.93% 9
Docklands, London +20 4 £575 -6.12%
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 50 (37.04%) Finance
2 36 (26.67%) SAP
3 35 (25.93%) SQL
4 32 (23.70%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (16.30%) Business Objects
6 18 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (11.85%) Oracle
8 16 (11.85%) Banking
9 15 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 14 (10.37%) BusinessObjects
10 14 (10.37%) Project Management
11 13 (9.63%) Retail
12 12 (8.89%) ETL
13 11 (8.15%) Data Modelling
13 11 (8.15%) Migration
13 11 (8.15%) Degree
14 10 (7.41%) E-Commerce
14 10 (7.41%) SQL Server
14 10 (7.41%) SharePoint
15 9 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (6.67%) Change Management
15 9 (6.67%) Wealth Management
15 9 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (5.93%) SAP BW
17 7 (5.19%) GAP Analysis
17 7 (5.19%) CRM
17 7 (5.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 7 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (5.19%) Data Management

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.22%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (0.74%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.74%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.22%) MS Project
2 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.48%) Windchill
4 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.22%) SAP Business One
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.22%) Fredhopper
4 2 (1.48%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.48%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 2 (1.48%) HFM
4 2 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.48%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.74%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.74%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.74%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.74%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) Intranet
2 3 (2.22%) Internet
3 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.37%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.93%) SAP BW
5 7 (5.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (3.70%) SAP BI
6 5 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.70%) SAP HANA
7 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.48%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (1.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.48%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.48%) MySQL
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 50 (37.04%) Finance
2 16 (11.85%) Banking
3 13 (9.63%) Retail
4 5 (3.70%) Advertising
5 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.22%) Back Office
6 3 (2.22%) Publishing
6 3 (2.22%) Marketing
7 2 (1.48%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.48%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.48%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.48%) German Language
7 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Front Office
8 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.22%) XML
2 2 (1.48%) Java EE
2 2 (1.48%) JSON
2 2 (1.48%) RSS
2 2 (1.48%) .NET
2 2 (1.48%) HTML
3 1 (0.74%) EDIFACT
3 1 (0.74%) EDI
3 1 (0.74%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.70%) User Experience
4 4 (2.96%) Taxonomies
4 4 (2.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.22%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.22%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.22%) iPad
6 2 (1.48%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.48%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.48%) Derivative
6 2 (1.48%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.74%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.74%) Equities
7 1 (0.74%) PMI
7 1 (0.74%) NHS
7 1 (0.74%) FMCG
7 1 (0.74%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.22%) UNIX
1 3 (2.22%) Windows
2 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.70%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 14 (10.37%) Project Management
5 12 (8.89%) ETL
6 11 (8.15%) Data Modelling
6 11 (8.15%) Migration
7 10 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 9 (6.67%) Change Management
8 9 (6.67%) Wealth Management
8 9 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (5.19%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (5.19%) CRM
9 7 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.19%) Data Management
9 7 (5.19%) Analytics
10 6 (4.44%) Investment Management
10 6 (4.44%) Business Development
10 6 (4.44%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.44%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.93%) SQL
2 4 (2.96%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.48%) ABAP
3 2 (1.48%) C
3 2 (1.48%) C#
3 2 (1.48%) Java
4 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.74%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.74%) VBA
4 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.74%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 11 (8.15%) Degree
2 4 (2.96%) ISEB
3 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.48%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.74%) ACCA
4 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.74%) CCA
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.74%) MCITP
4 1 (0.74%) MCTS
4 1 (0.74%) APMP
4 1 (0.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) Basel II
1 1 (0.74%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (26.67%) SAP
2 22 (16.30%) Business Objects
3 16 (11.85%) Oracle
4 6 (4.44%) IBM
5 5 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.70%) Yardi
5 5 (3.70%) Tableau
6 4 (2.96%) Endeca
7 3 (2.22%) Informatica
8 2 (1.48%) Unica
8 2 (1.48%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.74%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.74%) Adobe
9 1 (0.74%) Misys
9 1 (0.74%) Temenos
9 1 (0.74%) Cognos
9 1 (0.74%) Siebel
9 1 (0.74%) jBASE
9 1 (0.74%) Talend
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