The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Solutions Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Consultant
Rank 406 411 410
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 12 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.061% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.064% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 5
Median daily rate £500 £511 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.20% +13.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £449
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £725 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £475 £430
% change year-on-year
-14.73% +10.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Solutions 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
20640 21725 21929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.90% 94.58% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15039 15000 15432
Median daily rate £463 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £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 218 406 397
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.01 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +8.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Solutions Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Solutions Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Solutions Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Solutions Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Solutions Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Solutions Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Solutions Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Solutions Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Solutions Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Solutions 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 Solutions Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Business Development
4 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Use Case
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) PMI
5 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) ITSM
5 2 (12.50%) Presales
6 1 (6.25%) Service Design
6 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp

Solutions 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) MPLS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) PMI
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) HPUX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Business Development
2 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) ITSM
3 2 (12.50%) Presales
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) API Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Service Design
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Alteryx
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Facebook
2 1 (6.25%) NetApp
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.25%) Tableau
2 1 (6.25%) VMware