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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 374 362 328
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 68 53 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.23% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.25% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 65
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £376 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £80.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
21749 21579 22460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 94.80% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15746 14835 15668
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 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 393 405
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.69 £55.00 £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 2 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 2 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 +30 7 £525 +10.52% 3
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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 64 (45.71%) Finance
2 31 (22.14%) Migration
3 26 (18.57%) Banking
4 21 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (14.29%) SQL
6 19 (13.57%) Business Analysis
7 17 (12.14%) Project Management
8 16 (11.43%) SAP
8 16 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (10.71%) ERP
10 14 (10.00%) Oracle
10 14 (10.00%) Investment Banking
11 13 (9.29%) Change Management
12 11 (7.86%) Derivative
13 10 (7.14%) Use Case
13 10 (7.14%) Murex
13 10 (7.14%) Calypso
13 10 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
14 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
14 9 (6.43%) Retail
14 9 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (6.43%) Risk Management
14 9 (6.43%) Telecoms
14 9 (6.43%) Front Office
14 9 (6.43%) Market Risk
14 9 (6.43%) Security Cleared
14 9 (6.43%) Credit 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 4 (2.86%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.71%) CMS
3 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.29%) MS Project
3 2 (1.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.86%) Sonata
3 3 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.43%) SAP Business One
4 2 (1.43%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.43%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.43%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.71%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.71%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.71%) Magento
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.71%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.71%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.86%) Skype
2 2 (1.43%) IPv6
2 2 (1.43%) Network Security
2 2 (1.43%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.71%) PBX
3 1 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.86%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.86%) Xcelsius
4 3 (2.14%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (1.43%) EDRMS
5 2 (1.43%) Essbase
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.43%) QlikView
6 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.71%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.71%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 64 (45.71%) Finance
2 26 (18.57%) Banking
3 14 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.43%) Front Office
4 9 (6.43%) Retail
4 9 (6.43%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.00%) Marketing
6 3 (2.14%) Back Office
7 2 (1.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Local Government
8 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.86%) Derivative
2 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (6.43%) Credit Risk
3 9 (6.43%) Market Risk
4 5 (3.57%) FMCG
4 5 (3.57%) iPad
5 4 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.14%) Fintech
7 2 (1.43%) Social Network
7 2 (1.43%) User Experience
8 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.71%) EPoS
8 1 (0.71%) Equities
8 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) Photography
8 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.14%) Migration
2 21 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (13.57%) Business Analysis
4 17 (12.14%) Project Management
5 15 (10.71%) ERP
5 15 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (9.29%) Change Management
7 10 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (7.14%) Use Case
8 9 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (6.43%) Analytics
8 9 (6.43%) Business Transformation
8 9 (6.43%) Risk Management
9 8 (5.71%) Coaching
9 8 (5.71%) Data Migration
9 8 (5.71%) Data Modelling
9 8 (5.71%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (4.29%) Asset Management
10 6 (4.29%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (3.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.43%) Java
4 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (6.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.71%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.29%) Degree
4 5 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.14%) MBA
6 1 (0.71%) ACCA
6 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) CIMA
6 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.71%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.86%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) MiFID
3 2 (1.43%) SEPA
4 1 (0.71%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (11.43%) SAP
2 14 (10.00%) Oracle
3 10 (7.14%) Calypso
3 10 (7.14%) Murex
4 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.86%) Avaloq
5 4 (2.86%) FNZ
6 3 (2.14%) Adobe
6 3 (2.14%) Informatica
7 2 (1.43%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.43%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.43%) Tableau
7 2 (1.43%) Teradata
7 2 (1.43%) Yardi
8 1 (0.71%) hybris
8 1 (0.71%) Infor
8 1 (0.71%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) TARGIT
8 1 (0.71%) WorldPay
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