The first table below looks at the demand for the Support 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 Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 383 361 404
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +43
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 29 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.13% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 12
Average daily rate £360 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £165 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £496 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £12.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+182.00% -50.00%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 4 £425 - 6
Hounslow +11 1 - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Support 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 Support Consultant in their job title.

1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 22 (35.48%) Oracle
3 16 (25.81%) Windows
4 13 (20.97%) UNIX
4 13 (20.97%) SQL
5 11 (17.74%) ITIL
6 10 (16.13%) Project Management
6 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
7 9 (14.52%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (14.52%) Service Management
7 9 (14.52%) Essbase
7 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 8 (12.90%) ETL
8 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
8 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
8 8 (12.90%) SAP
8 8 (12.90%) VMware
9 7 (11.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 7 (11.29%) Cognos TM1
9 7 (11.29%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (11.29%) ITIL V3
9 7 (11.29%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
9 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
9 7 (11.29%) Cognos
9 7 (11.29%) Solaris
9 7 (11.29%) IBM
10 6 (9.68%) Linux

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Support 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 Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) LiveLink
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (6.45%) SAP FI
2 4 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (6.45%) SAP CO
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (3.23%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (3.23%) HFM
4 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.61%) SAP Business One
5 1 (1.61%) Summit
5 1 (1.61%) Markit EDM
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) LAN
2 3 (4.84%) Multicast
2 3 (4.84%) WAN
2 3 (4.84%) HTTP
2 3 (4.84%) SSL
2 3 (4.84%) VPN
2 3 (4.84%) DNS
2 3 (4.84%) 3G
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) SAN
3 2 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.61%) FTP
4 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.61%) Broadband
4 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle BI EE
1 9 (14.52%) Essbase
1 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.23%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.61%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.68%) Front Office
3 6 (9.68%) Banking
4 5 (8.06%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.84%) Billing
6 2 (3.23%) Back Office
6 2 (3.23%) Retail
7 1 (1.61%) German Language
7 1 (1.61%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Marketing
7 1 (1.61%) Law
7 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.61%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.84%) Hedge funds
1 3 (4.84%) Equities
1 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.23%) Derivative
2 2 (3.23%) Statistics
3 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.61%) Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) UNIX
3 7 (11.29%) Solaris
4 6 (9.68%) Linux
5 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) ITIL
2 10 (16.13%) Project Management
3 9 (14.52%) Service Management
3 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (12.90%) ETL
4 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.29%) Data Cleansing
5 7 (11.29%) ITIL V3
5 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.84%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (4.84%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.23%) DRM
7 2 (3.23%) Workflow
7 2 (3.23%) Migration
7 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.23%) CRM
7 2 (3.23%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) Java
3 3 (4.84%) Perl
3 3 (4.84%) Tcl
3 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.61%) VBScript
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) MCTS
4 1 (1.61%) MCITP
4 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.61%) XenApp
4 1 (1.61%) XenServer
4 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.61%) vSphere
4 1 (1.61%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) DameWare
2 2 (3.23%) Control-M
2 2 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (1.61%) WSUS
3 1 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.61%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Oracle
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) SAP
2 8 (12.90%) VMware
3 7 (11.29%) Cognos
3 7 (11.29%) IBM
4 4 (6.45%) Bloomberg
4 4 (6.45%) Murex
5 3 (4.84%) Altiris
5 3 (4.84%) Fidessa
5 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.84%) Sybase
5 3 (4.84%) Veritas
5 3 (4.84%) Reuters
6 2 (3.23%) Symantec
6 2 (3.23%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.23%) NetApp
6 2 (3.23%) HP
6 2 (3.23%) Citrix
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco
West London
Dunnhumby
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago