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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 14 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 11 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.79% 8.52% 8.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.92% 9.15% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
Median daily rate £430 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% -7.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £369 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £496 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £38.25 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -11.56%
Consultant
South East

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
159 164 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 98.15% 93.18% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 91 121
Median daily rate £392 £350 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.92% -17.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £213 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £484 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 20
Median hourly rate £45.50 £17.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.33% -58.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 2016, 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 20 (55.56%) SAP
2 8 (22.22%) OpenText
3 7 (19.44%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 5 (13.89%) Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.89%) Finance
4 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) SAP Certification
4 5 (13.89%) SAP BW
5 4 (11.11%) jQuery
5 4 (11.11%) Learning Management System
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (11.11%) Kronos
5 4 (11.11%) CSS
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Change Management
5 4 (11.11%) SAP MM
5 4 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
6 3 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (8.33%) OCR
6 3 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (8.33%) Saba
6 3 (8.33%) SAP SD
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Tomcat

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 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.78%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 4 (11.11%) SAP MM
3 3 (8.33%) SAP SD
4 2 (5.56%) OpenText Process Suite
4 2 (5.56%) SAP CO
4 2 (5.56%) SAP FI
4 2 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (5.56%) SAP HR
4 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.78%) Sage 1000
5 1 (2.78%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (2.78%) SAP GRC
5 1 (2.78%) SAP GTS
5 1 (2.78%) SAP PM
5 1 (2.78%) SAP QM
5 1 (2.78%) SAP SRM
5 1 (2.78%) SAP Travel Management
5 1 (2.78%) SystmOne
5 1 (2.78%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
1 3 (8.33%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.78%) MS Access
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.56%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) CSS
1 4 (11.11%) jQuery
2 3 (8.33%) Ajax
2 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) BAPI
4 1 (2.78%) ODBC
4 1 (2.78%) SAPUI5
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) FMCG
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) AIX
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Procure-to-Pay
1 5 (13.89%) Project Management
1 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (11.11%) Change Management
2 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) OCR
3 3 (8.33%) Service Management
3 3 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (5.56%) Change Control
4 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.56%) ERP
4 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
4 2 (5.56%) Record to Report
4 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) ABAP
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) MCSE
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (2.78%) COBIT
1 1 (2.78%) GMP
1 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) SAP
2 8 (22.22%) OpenText
3 4 (11.11%) Kronos
4 3 (8.33%) Saba
5 1 (2.78%) BMC
5 1 (2.78%) CA
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Sage
5 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.78%) Siemens