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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 16 22 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 13 9 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.80% 4.13% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.96% 4.55% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 12
Median daily rate £350 £388 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -20.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £528 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £41.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.51% +83.33%
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
218 198 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 97.32% 90.83% 91.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 107 128
Median daily rate £413 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 11
Median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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
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 25 August 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 8 (34.78%) SAP
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) HTML
4 4 (17.39%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) XML
4 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
5 3 (13.04%) Advertising
5 3 (13.04%) Workflow
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) Sage
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.04%) ERP
5 3 (13.04%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 2 (8.70%) IIS
6 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.70%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) High Availability
6 2 (8.70%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
6 2 (8.70%) MCSE
6 2 (8.70%) MCDBA
6 2 (8.70%) MCP
6 2 (8.70%) ODBC
6 2 (8.70%) CSS
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) SAP MM

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 2 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 2 (8.70%) SAP MM
2 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (8.70%) Teamcenter
3 1 (4.35%) BPCS
3 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (4.35%) Sage 1000
3 1 (4.35%) SAP CRM
3 1 (4.35%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (4.35%) SAP GTS
3 1 (4.35%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (4.35%) SAP Travel Management
3 1 (4.35%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (8.70%) Taleo
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (8.70%) MS Access
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) TestNG
General
1 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Billing
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) ODBC
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) CMDB
1 2 (8.70%) Learning Management System
2 1 (4.35%) AS400
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) AIX
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) ERP
2 3 (13.04%) Workflow
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
3 2 (8.70%) Content Management
3 2 (8.70%) CRM
3 2 (8.70%) High Availability
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security
3 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) PLM
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
3 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) ABAP
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) MCDBA
1 2 (8.70%) MCP
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (4.35%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Sage
3 2 (8.70%) BMC
3 2 (8.70%) CA
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) OpenText
3 2 (8.70%) Remedy
3 2 (8.70%) Saba
3 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.70%) Siemens
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle