The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Development 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
Development Consultant
Rank 434 407 419
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Development Consultant 8 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.035% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.037% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 8
Median daily rate £438 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £575 £450
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Development 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%

Development Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Development Consultant in the job title.

Development Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Development Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Development Consultant across the London region.

Development Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Development Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Development Consultant across the London region.

Development Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Development 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 Development 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
Bromley - 1 £475 -
Development Consultant
England

Development Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Development 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 Development Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (52.38%) Migration
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) Coaching
3 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) MS Project
4 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (19.05%) vSphere
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Management
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.76%) Time Management
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
7 1 (4.76%) Degree
7 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (4.76%) QA
7 1 (4.76%) Fund Management

Development 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 (19.05%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (28.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.76%) JMeter
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Ajax
1 1 (4.76%) D3.js
1 1 (4.76%) Lucene
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) e-Learning
1 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Migration
2 10 (47.62%) Coaching
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) Case Management
6 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (4.76%) E-Discovery
6 1 (4.76%) Information Governance
6 1 (4.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Presales
6 1 (4.76%) Test Management
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
1 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CISM
1 1 (4.76%) CISSP
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Citrix
1 1 (4.76%) HP
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Nuix
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle