The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 8 3 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 17 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.60% 15.28% 6.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.06% 16.43% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 3
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£428 £444 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.66% -11.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £416
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
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
169 213 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 95.48% 93.01% 89.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 126 82
Average daily rate £363 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.58% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 March 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 11 (28.21%) SAP
2 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) HTML
3 8 (20.51%) CSS
4 6 (15.38%) Information Security
4 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 6 (15.38%) Finance
4 6 (15.38%) OO
4 6 (15.38%) HTML5
4 6 (15.38%) CSS3
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.82%) Asset Management
6 4 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
6 4 (10.26%) CISSP
7 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (7.69%) Office 365
7 3 (7.69%) CRM
7 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 3 (7.69%) SQL
7 3 (7.69%) Security Management
7 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 3 (7.69%) CISM
7 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 3 (7.69%) FMCG

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.13%) Lync
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.56%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.56%) SAP Portal
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Utilities
2 2 (5.13%) SAP FI-GL
2 2 (5.13%) SAP APO
3 1 (2.56%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.56%) SAP MDM
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Wireless
2 1 (2.56%) Multicast
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) DMZ
2 1 (2.56%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) CSS
1 8 (20.51%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) HTML5
2 6 (15.38%) CSS3
3 2 (5.13%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.56%) EDI
4 1 (2.56%) BAPI
4 1 (2.56%) Ajax
4 1 (2.56%) SAP ALE
4 1 (2.56%) JSON
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.69%) FMCG
2 2 (5.13%) Smart Meter
2 2 (5.13%) Cryptography
2 2 (5.13%) PKI
2 2 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.56%) SCADA
3 1 (2.56%) Human Factors
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) OO
1 6 (15.38%) Risk Management
1 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (15.38%) Information Security
2 5 (12.82%) Asset Management
2 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 4 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
4 3 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 3 (7.69%) Security Management
4 3 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
5 2 (5.13%) Information Security Management
5 2 (5.13%) Data Security
5 2 (5.13%) Workflow
5 2 (5.13%) Information Management
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.13%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) ABAP
4 1 (2.56%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) CISSP
2 3 (7.69%) CISM
3 2 (5.13%) CISA
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) CCNP
4 1 (2.56%) GIAC
4 1 (2.56%) ISSAP
4 1 (2.56%) MCTS
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) CRISC
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.13%) COBIT
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) SAP
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) McAfee
4 1 (2.56%) Kronos
4 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.56%) Aruba
4 1 (2.56%) F5
4 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.56%) Avaya
4 1 (2.56%) Juniper
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) Remedy
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