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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 344 293 337
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +44
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 87 128 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.58% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.61% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 71 52
Median daily rate £450 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.97 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.75
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
20552 20961 21857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.85% 94.65% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14945 14461 15395
Median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 381 390
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +5 6 £456 -1.35% 18
Hounslow - 4 £415 -
Docklands, London - 3 £430 -
Brentford +5 1 - -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 41 (27.52%) Microsoft
2 34 (22.82%) Oracle
3 31 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (19.46%) Migration
4 29 (19.46%) SQL
5 27 (18.12%) CRM
6 25 (16.78%) JavaScript
6 25 (16.78%) Document Management
7 24 (16.11%) HTML
7 24 (16.11%) Java
8 23 (15.44%) Dynamics CRM
9 22 (14.77%) Active Directory
10 21 (14.09%) Finance
11 20 (13.42%) SAP
11 20 (13.42%) Linux
12 19 (12.75%) .NET
12 19 (12.75%) Windows
12 19 (12.75%) Scrum
12 19 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (12.08%) CSS
14 17 (11.41%) C#
14 17 (11.41%) Degree
14 17 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (10.74%) MS Excel
16 15 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (10.07%) SQL Server
16 15 (10.07%) Business Analysis
17 14 (9.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 14 (9.40%) Workflow
17 14 (9.40%) COM

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 14 (9.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 12 (8.05%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.71%) WebLogic
4 8 (5.37%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.36%) LiveCycle
6 4 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.01%) IIS
7 3 (2.01%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.01%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (1.34%) Apache
8 2 (1.34%) CMS
8 2 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.67%) Confluence
9 1 (0.67%) nginx
9 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.67%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 16 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Project
2 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (15.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.34%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 2 (1.34%) Radian6
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.67%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.67%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.67%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.67%) Summit
4 1 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.38%) Office 365
3 9 (6.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.68%) Force.com
4 4 (2.68%) IaaS
4 4 (2.68%) Taleo
4 4 (2.68%) Yammer
5 2 (1.34%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.67%) AdSense
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.67%) Boomi
6 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.67%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.67%) PaaS
6 1 (0.67%) Route 53
6 1 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.38%) LDAP
2 9 (6.04%) VPN
3 8 (5.37%) Firewall
4 7 (4.70%) SSL
5 6 (4.03%) HTTP
5 6 (4.03%) SAN
6 5 (3.36%) Internet
7 4 (2.68%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.01%) Network Security
8 3 (2.01%) Skype
9 2 (1.34%) DNS
10 1 (0.67%) IPsec
10 1 (0.67%) MPLS
10 1 (0.67%) S/MIME
10 1 (0.67%) SWIFTNet
10 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (6.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.03%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.68%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (2.01%) DataStage
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.34%) Big Data
6 2 (1.34%) DB2
6 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.34%) MS Access
6 2 (1.34%) OLAP
6 2 (1.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.34%) Power BI
6 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (3.36%) MSTest
1 5 (3.36%) NUnit
1 5 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.68%) LSMW
3 2 (1.34%) JIRA
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (14.09%) Finance
2 10 (6.71%) Marketing
3 9 (6.04%) Retail
4 8 (5.37%) Banking
5 7 (4.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (3.36%) Advertising
7 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.67%) Electronics
8 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.67%) Front Office
8 1 (0.67%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.67%) International Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Legal
8 1 (0.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.11%) HTML
2 19 (12.75%) .NET
3 18 (12.08%) CSS
4 14 (9.40%) COM
5 13 (8.72%) Web Services
6 12 (8.05%) SOAP
7 10 (6.71%) XML
8 9 (6.04%) WCF
9 7 (4.70%) Middleware
10 6 (4.03%) .NET Framework
10 6 (4.03%) Ajax
11 5 (3.36%) Entity Framework
11 5 (3.36%) REST
11 5 (3.36%) Unity DI Container
12 4 (2.68%) ASP.NET
12 4 (2.68%) Visualforce
13 3 (2.01%) jQuery
13 3 (2.01%) Oracle Fusion
14 2 (1.34%) JSON
15 1 (0.67%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.70%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.03%) CMDB
4 5 (3.36%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.36%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.68%) Clustering
5 4 (2.68%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.68%) Pharmacovigilance
5 4 (2.68%) Replication
6 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.01%) SWIFT
6 3 (2.01%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.34%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.67%) FMCG
8 1 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.67%) iSeries
8 1 (0.67%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.42%) Linux
2 19 (12.75%) Windows
3 11 (7.38%) Unix
4 5 (3.36%) AIX
4 5 (3.36%) VMS
5 4 (2.68%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.01%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.34%) HPUX
7 2 (1.34%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.67%) Android
8 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.67%) Solaris
8 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.46%) Migration
3 27 (18.12%) CRM
4 25 (16.78%) Document Management
5 19 (12.75%) Scrum
6 15 (10.07%) Business Analysis
6 15 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (9.40%) Workflow
8 13 (8.72%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (8.72%) Data Migration
8 13 (8.72%) Security Architecture
9 12 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (8.05%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (7.38%) Waterfall
11 10 (6.71%) TOGAF
12 9 (6.04%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (6.04%) ETL
12 9 (6.04%) Project Management
12 9 (6.04%) Zachman Framework
13 8 (5.37%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.46%) SQL
2 25 (16.78%) JavaScript
3 24 (16.11%) Java
4 17 (11.41%) C#
5 6 (4.03%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.03%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.68%) Apex Code
6 4 (2.68%) C
6 4 (2.68%) Perl
6 4 (2.68%) Python
7 3 (2.01%) ABAP
8 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.34%) Korn
8 2 (1.34%) Ruby
8 2 (1.34%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.34%) VBA
9 1 (0.67%) C++
9 1 (0.67%) COBOL
9 1 (0.67%) PeopleCode
9 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (11.41%) Degree
2 13 (8.72%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.38%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.68%) CBAP
4 4 (2.68%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.34%) CISSP
6 1 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.67%) CISA
6 1 (0.67%) CISM
6 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.67%) PMP
6 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.01%) WAI
1 3 (2.01%) WCAG
2 2 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.67%) COBIT
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.67%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.67%) SEPA
System Software
1 22 (14.77%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.70%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.68%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) Control-M
2 3 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.34%) Grafana
3 2 (1.34%) Graphite
3 2 (1.34%) Nagios
4 1 (0.67%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.67%) Ansible
4 1 (0.67%) Nessus
4 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.67%) Puppet
4 1 (0.67%) Terraform
4 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 41 (27.52%) Microsoft
2 34 (22.82%) Oracle
3 20 (13.42%) SAP
4 10 (6.71%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (5.37%) VMware
6 7 (4.70%) ServiceNow
7 6 (4.03%) Adobe
7 6 (4.03%) Infor
8 5 (3.36%) Dell
9 4 (2.68%) Citrix
9 4 (2.68%) Conga
9 4 (2.68%) Pardot
9 4 (2.68%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 3 (2.01%) Ab Initio
10 3 (2.01%) Apple
10 3 (2.01%) Informatica
10 3 (2.01%) Varonis
10 3 (2.01%) webMethods
11 2 (1.34%) Google
11 2 (1.34%) Mercator
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