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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 410 407 384
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 31 26 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 16
Median daily rate £400 £375 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.99 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.85 - -
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
20455 22168 22140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.14% 94.57% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14777 15491 15376
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 370 398
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £52.17 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Support Consultant Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 July 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 +33 9 £475 +52.00% 4
Brentford - 1 - -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 17 (30.91%) Oracle
1 17 (30.91%) SAP
2 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 14 (25.45%) Unix
3 13 (23.64%) Linux
4 12 (21.82%) Windows
5 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (18.18%) Siebel
7 9 (16.36%) ITIL
7 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
8 8 (14.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (14.55%) SQL
8 8 (14.55%) Java
8 8 (14.55%) SOA
8 8 (14.55%) Red Hat
9 7 (12.73%) VMware
9 7 (12.73%) Change Management
9 7 (12.73%) Financial Institution
9 7 (12.73%) Middleware
9 7 (12.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (12.73%) OO
9 7 (12.73%) WebLogic
9 7 (12.73%) Documaker
9 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (12.73%) AOP
9 7 (12.73%) JIRA
9 7 (12.73%) Java EE
9 7 (12.73%) WebCenter
9 7 (12.73%) Oracle Linux

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 (12.73%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Documaker
2 3 (5.45%) SAP MM
2 3 (5.45%) SAP SD
2 3 (5.45%) SAP SRM
3 2 (3.64%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (3.64%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.64%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.64%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (3.64%) SAP HCM
3 2 (3.64%) SAP MDM
4 1 (1.82%) Infor M3
4 1 (1.82%) Movex
4 1 (1.82%) SAP AFS
4 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.82%) SAP GRC
4 1 (1.82%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.82%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.82%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.82%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) AdSense
2 1 (1.82%) IaaS
2 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Network Security
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) FTP
2 1 (1.82%) Multicast
2 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (10.91%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (7.27%) BusinessObjects XI
5 4 (7.27%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.64%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.82%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.82%) DB2
8 1 (1.82%) Informix
8 1 (1.82%) OLAP
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) JIRA
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Financial Institution
3 5 (9.09%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Java EE
1 7 (12.73%) Middleware
1 7 (12.73%) WebCenter
2 2 (3.64%) EDI
3 1 (1.82%) Murex MxML
3 1 (1.82%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Hedge funds
2 6 (10.91%) Derivative
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.27%) Equities
3 4 (7.27%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.82%) DataPower
5 1 (1.82%) iSeries
5 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Unix
2 13 (23.64%) Linux
3 12 (21.82%) Windows
4 8 (14.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (12.73%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.82%) AIX
8 1 (1.82%) VMS
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) SOA
3 7 (12.73%) AOP
3 7 (12.73%) Change Management
3 7 (12.73%) OO
4 6 (10.91%) Workflow
5 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (7.27%) ETL
6 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.45%) Fault Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.45%) Six Sigma
7 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.64%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Document Management
8 2 (3.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) Java
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) Perl
2 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.64%) ABAP
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.82%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.82%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.82%) CISA
3 1 (1.82%) CRISC
3 1 (1.82%) ISACA
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.82%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
1 17 (30.91%) SAP
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.18%) Siebel
4 8 (14.55%) Red Hat
5 7 (12.73%) VMware
6 4 (7.27%) Informatica
6 4 (7.27%) Sybase
7 2 (3.64%) Northgate
7 2 (3.64%) OpenText
8 1 (1.82%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.82%) Calypso
8 1 (1.82%) Citrix
8 1 (1.82%) DoubleClick
8 1 (1.82%) IBM
8 1 (1.82%) Lotus
8 1 (1.82%) Murex
8 1 (1.82%) Reuters
8 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.82%) TIBCO
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