The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 342 289 338
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +49
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 64 123 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.59% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.62% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 69 44
Average daily rate £495 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £546
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £438 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.28% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £95.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Technical 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
20120 19835 20493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.52% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14240 14068 13851
Average daily rate £450 £445 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 331 399
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Technical 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 Technical Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 6 £440 -7.36% 17
Harrow - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
Greenwich - 1 £320 -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 43 (24.43%) Oracle
2 41 (23.30%) Finance
3 37 (21.02%) Microsoft
4 34 (19.32%) Java
5 33 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (17.05%) SQL
7 29 (16.48%) Migration
8 27 (15.34%) JavaScript
8 27 (15.34%) Windows
9 26 (14.77%) Linux
10 25 (14.20%) Banking
11 24 (13.64%) Scrum
11 24 (13.64%) Document Management
12 20 (11.36%) CSS
12 20 (11.36%) C#
12 20 (11.36%) Security Architecture
12 20 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (10.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 19 (10.80%) Capacity Planning
14 18 (10.23%) HTML
14 18 (10.23%) Degree
15 17 (9.66%) Presales
15 17 (9.66%) .NET
15 17 (9.66%) CRM
16 16 (9.09%) XML
16 16 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
17 15 (8.52%) Security Cleared
18 14 (7.95%) ITIL
18 14 (7.95%) Web Services
18 14 (7.95%) Firewall

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (10.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (3.98%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.98%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.27%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.70%) LiveCycle
5 3 (1.70%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.70%) WebLogic Integration
5 3 (1.70%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.14%) CMS
6 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.57%) IIS
7 1 (0.57%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (7.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (5.11%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (3.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (2.84%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (2.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.70%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.14%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.57%) Misys Midas
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle FAH
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.57%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.57%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.39%) Office 365
2 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (2.27%) Taleo
4 2 (1.14%) Force.com
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.57%) Boomi
5 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.57%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.95%) Firewall
2 13 (7.39%) LDAP
3 11 (6.25%) VPN
4 10 (5.68%) SSL
5 5 (2.84%) MPLS
6 4 (2.27%) Extranet
6 4 (2.27%) Internet
7 3 (1.70%) HTTP
8 2 (1.14%) LAN
8 2 (1.14%) SAN
8 2 (1.14%) Skype
8 2 (1.14%) VoIP
8 2 (1.14%) WAN
9 1 (0.57%) DHCP
9 1 (0.57%) DNS
9 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.98%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.70%) DataStage
6 2 (1.14%) Big Data
6 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.14%) Informix
6 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.14%) MS Access
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.57%) OLAP
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.57%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.98%) JIRA
1 7 (3.98%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (3.41%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.84%) Bugzilla
3 5 (2.84%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.84%) Subversion
4 4 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.27%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.70%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.14%) LSMW
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.57%) CruiseControl
General
1 41 (23.30%) Finance
2 25 (14.20%) Banking
3 9 (5.11%) Advertising
3 9 (5.11%) Marketing
4 7 (3.98%) Retail
5 5 (2.84%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.57%) Electronics
9 1 (0.57%) Games
9 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.57%) International Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Law
9 1 (0.57%) Legal
9 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.36%) CSS
2 18 (10.23%) HTML
3 17 (9.66%) .NET
4 16 (9.09%) XML
5 14 (7.95%) Web Services
6 13 (7.39%) COM
7 11 (6.25%) Ajax
8 10 (5.68%) SOAP
9 8 (4.55%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.70%) Middleware
10 3 (1.70%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (1.14%) EJB
11 2 (1.14%) J2EE
11 2 (1.14%) JSP
11 2 (1.14%) SailPoint
11 2 (1.14%) Struts
11 2 (1.14%) Taglibs
11 2 (1.14%) Visualforce
11 2 (1.14%) WebSphere MQ
12 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.25%) CMDB
3 8 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.70%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.70%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.14%) FMCG
7 1 (0.57%) AS400
7 1 (0.57%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.57%) Derivative
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.57%) iSeries
7 1 (0.57%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.57%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.57%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (0.57%) User Experience
7 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.34%) Windows
2 26 (14.77%) Linux
3 7 (3.98%) Unix
4 6 (3.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.14%) Android
6 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.57%) AIX
7 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (16.48%) Migration
3 24 (13.64%) Document Management
3 24 (13.64%) Scrum
4 20 (11.36%) Security Architecture
5 19 (10.80%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (9.66%) CRM
6 17 (9.66%) Presales
7 14 (7.95%) ITIL
8 13 (7.39%) Business Analysis
8 13 (7.39%) Project Management
8 13 (7.39%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (6.25%) Service Management
9 11 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (5.68%) Customer Engagement
10 10 (5.68%) IT Asset Management
10 10 (5.68%) ITIL V2
10 10 (5.68%) ITSM
11 9 (5.11%) Data Migration
12 8 (4.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.32%) Java
2 30 (17.05%) SQL
3 27 (15.34%) JavaScript
4 20 (11.36%) C#
5 9 (5.11%) PL/SQL
5 9 (5.11%) Python
6 5 (2.84%) C
6 5 (2.84%) C++
6 5 (2.84%) Ruby
7 4 (2.27%) Perl
7 4 (2.27%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.27%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.70%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.70%) PHP
9 2 (1.14%) VBA
10 1 (0.57%) AWK
10 1 (0.57%) sed
Qualifications
1 18 (10.23%) Degree
2 15 (8.52%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.27%) CCDP
5 4 (2.27%) CCNP
6 3 (1.70%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.14%) CBAP
7 2 (1.14%) MCSE
7 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.57%) CCNA
8 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.98%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.57%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (3.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.14%) XenApp
3 1 (0.57%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.27%) Control-M
1 4 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.27%) yum
2 2 (1.14%) Grafana
2 2 (1.14%) Graphite
2 2 (1.14%) Nagios
2 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (24.43%) Oracle
2 37 (21.02%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.82%) ServiceNow
4 9 (5.11%) SAP
5 8 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (4.55%) Varonis
6 7 (3.98%) Symantec
7 6 (3.41%) Cisco
8 5 (2.84%) Rally
9 4 (2.27%) Adobe
9 4 (2.27%) HP
9 4 (2.27%) IBM
9 4 (2.27%) Perforce
10 3 (1.70%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.70%) Infor
10 3 (1.70%) VMware
10 3 (1.70%) webMethods
11 2 (1.14%) Google
11 2 (1.14%) Pardot
11 2 (1.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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