The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 308 313 313
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 91 99 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.44% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 37 58
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £535 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £418
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £24.38 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21859 22413 24498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.70% 92.41% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14991 15271 15886
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 461 651
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Technical Consultant
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
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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 +2 17 £450 +2.85% 22
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 48 (28.92%) Oracle
2 35 (21.08%) Finance
3 32 (19.28%) Microsoft
4 29 (17.47%) SQL
5 26 (15.66%) SAP
6 19 (11.45%) Migration
7 18 (10.84%) PL/SQL
8 17 (10.24%) Retail
9 15 (9.04%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (9.04%) MS Excel
9 15 (9.04%) CRM
10 14 (8.43%) Java
10 14 (8.43%) Data Migration
11 13 (7.83%) Oracle EBS R12
11 13 (7.83%) XML
11 13 (7.83%) Oracle Forms
12 12 (7.23%) UNIX
12 12 (7.23%) ERP
12 12 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (6.63%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (6.63%) J2EE
13 11 (6.63%) Banking
14 10 (6.02%) VMware
14 10 (6.02%) Workflow
14 10 (6.02%) Validation
14 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
14 10 (6.02%) MS Office
14 10 (6.02%) Windows
14 10 (6.02%) Time Management
14 10 (6.02%) Oracle Retail

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 8 (4.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.01%) Lync
4 4 (2.41%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.41%) IIS
5 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.81%) SAS
5 3 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.60%) CMS
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.60%) CICS
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.60%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 15 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.02%) MS Office
3 6 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.41%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (9.04%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (7.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (6.02%) Oracle Retail
4 9 (5.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (3.61%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (3.61%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (3.01%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (3.01%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (3.01%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (2.41%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (2.41%) Oracle HRMS
8 3 (1.81%) SAP CO
8 3 (1.81%) SunGard GMI
8 3 (1.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.60%) Agresso
10 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.20%) Force.com
3 1 (0.60%) PaaS
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
3 1 (0.60%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) IP Telephony
2 3 (1.81%) InfiniBand
2 3 (1.81%) SMTP
2 3 (1.81%) SAN
2 3 (1.81%) Internet
2 3 (1.81%) DNS
2 3 (1.81%) Wireless
3 2 (1.20%) VoIP
3 2 (1.20%) DHCP
3 2 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.60%) 4G
4 1 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.60%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.60%) WiMAX
4 1 (0.60%) VLAN
4 1 (0.60%) IMAP
4 1 (0.60%) SGSN
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.60%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.42%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (4.82%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (3.01%) SAP BI
6 4 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.20%) OLAP
8 2 (1.20%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.20%) EDRMS
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (7.83%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (4.22%) LSMW
3 6 (3.61%) ProC
4 2 (1.20%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.60%) Maven
5 1 (0.60%) MorphX
5 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (21.08%) Finance
2 17 (10.24%) Retail
3 11 (6.63%) Banking
4 8 (4.82%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.01%) Publishing
5 5 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.41%) Advertising
6 4 (2.41%) Front Office
6 4 (2.41%) Marketing
7 3 (1.81%) Back Office
7 3 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.60%) French Language
9 1 (0.60%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.83%) XML
2 11 (6.63%) J2EE
3 8 (4.82%) HTML
3 8 (4.82%) .NET
4 7 (4.22%) SOAP
5 6 (3.61%) Swing
5 6 (3.61%) REST
6 5 (3.01%) CSS
6 5 (3.01%) Web Services
7 4 (2.41%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.41%) SAML
7 4 (2.41%) Middleware
8 3 (1.81%) DOM
8 3 (1.81%) Mason
8 3 (1.81%) SAP PI
9 2 (1.20%) Visualforce
9 2 (1.20%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (1.20%) FpML
10 1 (0.60%) Web Dynpro
10 1 (0.60%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.22%) Open Source
2 6 (3.61%) Data Conversion
3 4 (2.41%) Replication
4 3 (1.81%) FMCG
4 3 (1.81%) Kindle
5 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.20%) Clustering
5 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.60%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.60%) HACMP
6 1 (0.60%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) Celerra
6 1 (0.60%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.60%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.23%) UNIX
2 10 (6.02%) Windows
3 8 (4.82%) Linux
4 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.41%) Solaris
7 3 (1.81%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.60%) Android
9 1 (0.60%) CentOS
9 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.60%) zOS
9 1 (0.60%) AIX
9 1 (0.60%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (11.45%) Migration
2 15 (9.04%) CRM
3 14 (8.43%) Data Migration
4 12 (7.23%) ERP
4 12 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (6.02%) Workflow
5 10 (6.02%) Validation
5 10 (6.02%) Time Management
6 8 (4.82%) Asset Management
7 6 (3.61%) Test Scripting
7 6 (3.61%) Business Analysis
8 5 (3.01%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (3.01%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (2.41%) Data Governance
9 4 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (2.41%) Business Development
9 4 (2.41%) Data Analysis
9 4 (2.41%) B2B
9 4 (2.41%) ITIL
9 4 (2.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.47%) SQL
2 18 (10.84%) PL/SQL
3 14 (8.43%) Java
4 8 (4.82%) C
4 8 (4.82%) C++
5 6 (3.61%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.01%) C#
7 4 (2.41%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.41%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.41%) ABAP
8 3 (1.81%) Ruby
8 3 (1.81%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.20%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.20%) Perl
9 2 (1.20%) VB
10 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.60%) COBOL
10 1 (0.60%) Python
10 1 (0.60%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (5.42%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.82%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.41%) CCNA
5 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.81%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.81%) MCSE
5 3 (1.81%) CCIE
5 3 (1.81%) CCNP
6 2 (1.20%) CCDA
6 2 (1.20%) Degree
7 1 (0.60%) CCA
7 1 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.60%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.60%) VCP4
7 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.60%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) GxP
4 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.61%) vSphere
3 5 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.20%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.60%) RACF
5 1 (0.60%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) Puppet
2 4 (2.41%) Nagios
2 4 (2.41%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (1.81%) SCCM
4 2 (1.20%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.20%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (1.20%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.20%) Legato
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.60%) OpenView
5 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.60%) WSUS
5 1 (0.60%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (28.92%) Oracle
2 32 (19.28%) Microsoft
3 26 (15.66%) SAP
4 11 (6.63%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (6.02%) VMware
6 8 (4.82%) IBM
7 7 (4.22%) Cisco
8 5 (3.01%) Business Objects
8 5 (3.01%) HP
9 4 (2.41%) Symantec
9 4 (2.41%) Retek
10 3 (1.81%) Websense
10 3 (1.81%) Citrix
10 3 (1.81%) SunGard
10 3 (1.81%) Mercator
11 2 (1.20%) Sage
11 2 (1.20%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.20%) RightFax
11 2 (1.20%) Nintex
11 2 (1.20%) Adobe
London
Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £601.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago