The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
South East / Middlesex
Rank 12 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 11 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.33% 14.49% 10.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.40% 14.81% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 12
Median daily rate £480 £357 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.64% -10.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £258 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £485 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.10 £46.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-25.88% +85.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
117 135 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 88.64% 97.83% 90.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 76 114
Median daily rate £385 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +200.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Middlesex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) JBoss
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) PaaS
4 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) jBPM
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Advertising
4 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (5.00%) MS Access
5 1 (5.00%) MCP
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 3 (15.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.00%) BPCS
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (5.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
1 1 (5.00%) TestNG
General
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) jBPM
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) ODBC
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) AS400
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) OO
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) PLM
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Use Case
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) ABAP
2 1 (5.00%) RPG
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCDBA
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Epicor
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) Sage
3 1 (5.00%) Siemens
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk
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