The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 325 335 334
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 114 90 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.39% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.41% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 50 56
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £578 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £444 £419
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.92 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £47.50
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
21884 22032 23026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.89% 94.74% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15568 15452 15629
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 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 330 437
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 29 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 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 +24 10 £510 +7.36% 12
Hounslow - 1 £415 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £490 -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 63 (30.88%) SQL
2 53 (25.98%) Oracle
3 48 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 45 (22.06%) Migration
5 40 (19.61%) Finance
6 39 (19.12%) CRM
7 38 (18.63%) Java
8 37 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (16.18%) Linux
10 32 (15.69%) Dynamics CRM
11 31 (15.20%) Windows
12 29 (14.22%) .NET
13 27 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (13.24%) C#
13 27 (13.24%) HTML
14 24 (11.76%) Security Cleared
14 24 (11.76%) JavaScript
14 24 (11.76%) Workflow
15 23 (11.27%) Firewall
15 23 (11.27%) Active Directory
16 22 (10.78%) SC Cleared
16 22 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (10.29%) Data Migration
17 21 (10.29%) PL/SQL
18 20 (9.80%) Scrum
19 19 (9.31%) Document Management
19 19 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
19 19 (9.31%) Oracle EBS R12
20 17 (8.33%) Unix
21 16 (7.84%) SQL Server

Technical 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 13 (6.37%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (4.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (3.43%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.94%) IIS
5 6 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.45%) LiveCycle
7 2 (0.98%) Apache
7 2 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.98%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.98%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.98%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.49%) Confluence
8 1 (0.49%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.49%) JBoss
8 1 (0.49%) nginx
8 1 (0.49%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.49%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 9 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Office
2 1 (0.49%) MS Project
2 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (15.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (9.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (6.86%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (2.45%) Oracle CRM
6 4 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (1.47%) Oracle HRMS
7 3 (1.47%) Oracle Payroll
8 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle FAH
8 2 (0.98%) Radian6
9 1 (0.49%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.49%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 1 (0.49%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.49%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.41%) IaaS
3 9 (4.41%) Office 365
4 8 (3.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.94%) PaaS
6 5 (2.45%) SaaS
7 3 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.98%) AdSense
8 2 (0.98%) Force.com
8 2 (0.98%) Yammer
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.49%) Route 53
9 1 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.27%) Firewall
2 7 (3.43%) SAN
3 6 (2.94%) LDAP
4 5 (2.45%) AMQP
4 5 (2.45%) HTTP
4 5 (2.45%) Internet
4 5 (2.45%) iSCSI
4 5 (2.45%) MQTT
5 4 (1.96%) BIG-IP
5 4 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.96%) Skype
5 4 (1.96%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.47%) DNS
6 3 (1.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (1.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (1.47%) WAAS
6 3 (1.47%) Wireless
6 3 (1.47%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.96%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.47%) Power BI
8 2 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.98%) DB2
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.49%) Essbase
9 1 (0.49%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.49%) KDB
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.49%) MySQL
9 1 (0.49%) QlikView
9 1 (0.49%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (3.43%) MSTest
1 7 (3.43%) NUnit
1 7 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.96%) LSMW
3 2 (0.98%) JIRA
3 2 (0.98%) MorphX
3 2 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.49%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (19.61%) Finance
2 13 (6.37%) Banking
3 11 (5.39%) Marketing
3 11 (5.39%) Retail
4 7 (3.43%) Advertising
5 5 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.47%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.98%) Front Office
7 2 (0.98%) Legal
7 2 (0.98%) Publishing
7 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.49%) Local Government
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.22%) .NET
2 27 (13.24%) HTML
3 15 (7.35%) Web Services
4 11 (5.39%) Middleware
4 11 (5.39%) WCF
5 10 (4.90%) CSS
6 8 (3.92%) .NET Framework
6 8 (3.92%) REST
6 8 (3.92%) SOAP
6 8 (3.92%) XML
7 7 (3.43%) Entity Framework
7 7 (3.43%) Unity DI Container
8 6 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.94%) jQuery
8 6 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (2.94%) RESTful
9 5 (2.45%) Backbone.js
9 5 (2.45%) HTML5
9 5 (2.45%) React
10 3 (1.47%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.41%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.43%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.45%) Clustering
4 5 (2.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.45%) EqualLogic
4 5 (2.45%) Replication
5 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.47%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (0.98%) Fintech
7 2 (0.98%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.49%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.49%) FMCG
8 1 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.49%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.18%) Linux
2 31 (15.20%) Windows
3 17 (8.33%) Unix
4 6 (2.94%) AIX
4 6 (2.94%) VMS
5 5 (2.45%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.47%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.98%) Android
7 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.98%) HPUX
7 2 (0.98%) Solaris
7 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (22.06%) Migration
2 39 (19.12%) CRM
3 37 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (11.76%) Workflow
6 21 (10.29%) Data Migration
7 20 (9.80%) Scrum
8 19 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (9.31%) Document Management
9 13 (6.37%) ETL
10 12 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (5.39%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (5.39%) Security Architecture
12 10 (4.90%) Business Analysis
12 10 (4.90%) Project Management
12 10 (4.90%) TOGAF
13 8 (3.92%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (3.92%) ITIL
13 8 (3.92%) Unit Testing
13 8 (3.92%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 63 (30.88%) SQL
2 38 (18.63%) Java
3 27 (13.24%) C#
4 24 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 21 (10.29%) PL/SQL
6 7 (3.43%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.45%) ABAP
7 5 (2.45%) C
8 4 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.98%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.98%) Korn
9 2 (0.98%) Perl
9 2 (0.98%) Python
9 2 (0.98%) Ruby
9 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.98%) X++
10 1 (0.49%) C++
10 1 (0.49%) Jython
10 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 22 (10.78%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.35%) Degree
4 5 (2.45%) CISSP
5 3 (1.47%) CEH
5 3 (1.47%) CEPT
5 3 (1.47%) CREST Certified
6 2 (0.98%) CBAP
6 2 (0.98%) CPTE
6 2 (0.98%) GPEN
6 2 (0.98%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.98%) PMP
7 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.49%) CISM
7 1 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.49%) MCSE
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.43%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.47%) WAI
3 3 (1.47%) WCAG
4 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.98%) SLA
5 1 (0.49%) COBIT
5 1 (0.49%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.49%) MiFID
5 1 (0.49%) QA
5 1 (0.49%) RMADS
System Software
1 23 (11.27%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.84%) Virtual Servers
3 8 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.45%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.49%) UAG
6 1 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (2.45%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.98%) SCOM
3 2 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.49%) Ansible
4 1 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.49%) Nagios
4 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.49%) Puppet
4 1 (0.49%) SCCM
4 1 (0.49%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (25.98%) Oracle
2 48 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.84%) SAP
4 10 (4.90%) VMware
5 9 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.43%) Cisco
6 7 (3.43%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 7 (3.43%) Varonis
7 5 (2.45%) Adobe
7 5 (2.45%) Citrix
7 5 (2.45%) Dell
8 4 (1.96%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.96%) F5
8 4 (1.96%) Riverbed
8 4 (1.96%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.47%) Aruba
9 3 (1.47%) Blue Coat
9 3 (1.47%) DoubleClick
9 3 (1.47%) LogLogic
9 3 (1.47%) TippingPoint
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