The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 413 400 410
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 27 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 14
Median daily rate £350 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.97 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £20.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+41.25% +15.94%
Support 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
21746 21911 23265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 94.98% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15443 15462 16112
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 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 348 444
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.91% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £39.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Support Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Support Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Support Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Support Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Support Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Support Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Support 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 Support Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 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 +6 3 £450 +80.00% 2
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Support 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 Support Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (27.59%) SAP
1 16 (27.59%) Finance
2 15 (25.86%) Change Management
3 13 (22.41%) ITIL
4 12 (20.69%) Oracle
4 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 10 (17.24%) Linux
5 10 (17.24%) Financial Institution
6 9 (15.52%) Unix
6 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database
7 8 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (13.79%) Siebel
7 8 (13.79%) SOA
7 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
8 7 (12.07%) Middleware
8 7 (12.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (12.07%) OO
8 7 (12.07%) WebLogic
8 7 (12.07%) Java
8 7 (12.07%) AOP
8 7 (12.07%) VMware
8 7 (12.07%) Manufacturing
8 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (12.07%) Documaker
8 7 (12.07%) WebCenter
8 7 (12.07%) Hedge funds
8 7 (12.07%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (12.07%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 7 (12.07%) JIRA
8 7 (12.07%) Java EE

Support 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 7 (12.07%) WebLogic
2 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.72%) CMS
5 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.72%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 1 (1.72%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Documaker
2 4 (6.90%) SAP MM
3 3 (5.17%) SAP CO
3 3 (5.17%) SAP FI
3 3 (5.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (5.17%) SAP HCM
3 3 (5.17%) SAP SRM
4 2 (3.45%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (3.45%) SAP MDM
4 2 (3.45%) SAP PP
4 2 (3.45%) SAP SD
4 2 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (1.72%) Infor M3
5 1 (1.72%) Movex
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.72%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.72%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.72%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) AdSense
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (3.45%) DHCP
1 2 (3.45%) DNS
1 2 (3.45%) Firewall
1 2 (3.45%) Skype
1 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.45%) WAAS
1 2 (3.45%) Wireless
1 2 (3.45%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.72%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.72%) FTP
2 1 (1.72%) Multicast
2 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (6.90%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.72%) DB2
5 1 (1.72%) Informix
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) JIRA
General
1 16 (27.59%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Financial Institution
3 7 (12.07%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.62%) Banking
4 5 (8.62%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.45%) Advertising
5 2 (3.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) Java EE
1 7 (12.07%) Middleware
1 7 (12.07%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.72%) EDI
2 1 (1.72%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Hedge funds
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) FMCG
3 2 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.72%) DataPower
4 1 (1.72%) Derivative
4 1 (1.72%) iSeries
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Unix
3 8 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (10.34%) Windows
6 3 (5.17%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.72%) Solaris
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Change Management
2 13 (22.41%) ITIL
3 8 (13.79%) SOA
4 7 (12.07%) AOP
4 7 (12.07%) OO
5 5 (8.62%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (6.90%) ERP
6 4 (6.90%) Project Management
7 3 (5.17%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) Fault Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (5.17%) Migration
7 3 (5.17%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.45%) Analytics
8 2 (3.45%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.45%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.45%) Presales
8 2 (3.45%) Product Management
8 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.45%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) Java
2 3 (5.17%) ABAP
2 3 (5.17%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.72%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.72%) Perl
3 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.72%) CISA
2 1 (1.72%) CRISC
2 1 (1.72%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) SAP
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
3 8 (13.79%) Siebel
4 7 (12.07%) VMware
5 3 (5.17%) Citrix
6 2 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (3.45%) Aruba
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco
6 2 (3.45%) DoubleClick
6 2 (3.45%) Northgate
6 2 (3.45%) OpenText
6 2 (3.45%) Polycom
6 2 (3.45%) Radianz
6 2 (3.45%) Riverbed
6 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.72%) F5
7 1 (1.72%) Tufin
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