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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 331 310 348
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 96 114 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.50% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.52% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 72 44
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £337 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.97 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50
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
20697 21745 22109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.60% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15018 15188 15374
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 £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 363 401
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +15 10 £456 -1.35% 10
Hounslow +2 5 £415 -
Docklands, London - 2 £430 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 46 (27.38%) Microsoft
1 46 (27.38%) SQL
2 43 (25.60%) Oracle
3 35 (20.83%) Migration
4 33 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (19.64%) CRM
5 29 (17.26%) Java
6 26 (15.48%) HTML
6 26 (15.48%) Active Directory
6 26 (15.48%) Dynamics CRM
7 25 (14.88%) JavaScript
7 25 (14.88%) Finance
8 24 (14.29%) .NET
9 23 (13.69%) C#
9 23 (13.69%) Document Management
9 23 (13.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 22 (13.10%) Windows
11 21 (12.50%) Linux
11 21 (12.50%) Workflow
12 20 (11.90%) SAP
13 18 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (10.12%) Scrum
14 17 (10.12%) Business Analysis
14 17 (10.12%) Security Cleared
14 17 (10.12%) Data Migration
14 17 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (9.52%) SQL Server
15 16 (9.52%) SharePoint
16 15 (8.93%) CSS

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 16 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (5.36%) WebLogic
4 8 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (4.17%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.98%) LiveCycle
7 4 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.38%) IIS
8 3 (1.79%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.19%) Apache
9 2 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.19%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.19%) WebLogic Integration
10 1 (0.60%) Confluence
10 1 (0.60%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.60%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 15 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Project
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (15.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (7.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (6.55%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (2.38%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (1.79%) Oracle FAH
6 3 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (1.19%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 2 (1.19%) Radian6
7 2 (1.19%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.60%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.60%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.95%) Office 365
3 8 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.17%) IaaS
5 4 (2.38%) PaaS
5 4 (2.38%) Yammer
6 3 (1.79%) Force.com
6 3 (1.79%) SaaS
6 3 (1.79%) Taleo
7 1 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.60%) AdSense
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.60%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.60%) Route 53
7 1 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.55%) Firewall
2 10 (5.95%) LDAP
3 7 (4.17%) SAN
3 7 (4.17%) VPN
4 6 (3.57%) HTTP
5 5 (2.98%) Internet
5 5 (2.98%) iSCSI
5 5 (2.98%) SSL
6 3 (1.79%) AMQP
6 3 (1.79%) MQTT
6 3 (1.79%) Network Security
6 3 (1.79%) Skype
7 2 (1.19%) DNS
8 1 (0.60%) FTP
8 1 (0.60%) LAN
8 1 (0.60%) MPLS
8 1 (0.60%) S/MIME
8 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.60%) VoIP
8 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.38%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.19%) Big Data
7 2 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.19%) DataStage
7 2 (1.19%) DB2
7 2 (1.19%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.19%) MS Access
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.19%) Power BI
7 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (4.76%) MSTest
1 8 (4.76%) NUnit
2 7 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.38%) LSMW
4 3 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.19%) JIRA
5 2 (1.19%) MorphX
6 1 (0.60%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.60%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (14.88%) Finance
2 14 (8.33%) Retail
3 8 (4.76%) Marketing
4 7 (4.17%) Banking
5 6 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.98%) Advertising
7 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.19%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.19%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.60%) Front Office
8 1 (0.60%) Local Government
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.48%) HTML
2 24 (14.29%) .NET
3 15 (8.93%) CSS
3 15 (8.93%) Web Services
4 13 (7.74%) SOAP
5 12 (7.14%) WCF
6 11 (6.55%) COM
7 9 (5.36%) .NET Framework
7 9 (5.36%) REST
8 8 (4.76%) Entity Framework
8 8 (4.76%) Middleware
8 8 (4.76%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (4.76%) XML
9 4 (2.38%) Ajax
9 4 (2.38%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.38%) jQuery
9 4 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (1.79%) Backbone.js
10 3 (1.79%) RESTful
10 3 (1.79%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.98%) Clustering
3 5 (2.98%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.98%) EqualLogic
3 5 (2.98%) Replication
4 4 (2.38%) CMDB
4 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.79%) Pharmacovigilance
5 3 (1.79%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.19%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.60%) Derivative
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) FMCG
7 1 (0.60%) PKI
7 1 (0.60%) Statistics
7 1 (0.60%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.10%) Windows
2 21 (12.50%) Linux
3 13 (7.74%) Unix
4 6 (3.57%) VMS
5 5 (2.98%) AIX
5 5 (2.98%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.79%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.79%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.19%) Android
7 2 (1.19%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.19%) HPUX
7 2 (1.19%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.19%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.60%) Solaris
8 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.83%) Migration
2 33 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (19.64%) CRM
3 23 (13.69%) Document Management
4 21 (12.50%) Workflow
5 18 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (10.12%) Business Analysis
6 17 (10.12%) Data Migration
6 17 (10.12%) Scrum
7 13 (7.74%) Technical Architecture
7 13 (7.74%) TOGAF
8 12 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
9 11 (6.55%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (6.55%) Security Architecture
10 10 (5.95%) Waterfall
11 9 (5.36%) ETL
11 9 (5.36%) Project Management
12 8 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 46 (27.38%) SQL
2 29 (17.26%) Java
3 25 (14.88%) JavaScript
4 23 (13.69%) C#
5 15 (8.93%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.98%) ABAP
7 5 (2.98%) C
8 4 (2.38%) Perl
8 4 (2.38%) Python
9 3 (1.79%) Apex Code
9 3 (1.79%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.19%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.19%) Korn
10 2 (1.19%) Ruby
10 2 (1.19%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.19%) VBA
10 2 (1.19%) X++
11 1 (0.60%) Jython
11 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (10.12%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.33%) Degree
2 14 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.38%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.79%) CBAP
4 3 (1.79%) CISSP
5 2 (1.19%) CEH
5 2 (1.19%) CEPT
5 2 (1.19%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.60%) CISA
6 1 (0.60%) CISM
6 1 (0.60%) CPTE
6 1 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) GPEN
6 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.60%) PMP
6 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.79%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.79%) WAI
1 3 (1.79%) WCAG
2 1 (0.60%) COBIT
2 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.60%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (2.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.98%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.98%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.98%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (1.79%) Control-M
2 3 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.19%) Grafana
3 2 (1.19%) Graphite
3 2 (1.19%) Nagios
4 1 (0.60%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.60%) Ansible
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.60%) Nessus
4 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.60%) Puppet
4 1 (0.60%) SCOM
4 1 (0.60%) Terraform
4 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 46 (27.38%) Microsoft
2 43 (25.60%) Oracle
3 20 (11.90%) SAP
4 10 (5.95%) VMware
5 9 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.57%) Adobe
7 5 (2.98%) Citrix
7 5 (2.98%) Dell
7 5 (2.98%) Infor
7 5 (2.98%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.38%) Varonis
9 3 (1.79%) Apple
9 3 (1.79%) Conga
9 3 (1.79%) Google
9 3 (1.79%) Informatica
9 3 (1.79%) Mercator
9 3 (1.79%) Pardot
9 3 (1.79%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 2 (1.19%) Apttus
10 2 (1.19%) webMethods
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