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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 20 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 10 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.78% 3.40% 10.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% 3.76% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 10
Median daily rate £368 £452 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £361 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £528 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £446 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.28% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.90 £54.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +111.76%
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
202 186 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 96.65% 90.29% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 99 130
Median daily rate £360 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £265 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £484 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 12
Median hourly rate £43.00 £30.31 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.85% +59.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £13.90 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £44.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 (33.33%) SAP
2 5 (20.83%) OpenText
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (12.50%) SAP Certification
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Saba
4 3 (12.50%) Taleo
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Workflow
4 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) Learning Management System
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (12.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (8.33%) OpenText Process Suite
5 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (8.33%) CMDB
5 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing

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 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 2 (8.33%) OpenText Process Suite
2 2 (8.33%) SAP MM
2 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (4.17%) Sage 1000
3 1 (4.17%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (4.17%) SAP GTS
3 1 (4.17%) SAP Travel Management
3 1 (4.17%) SystmOne
3 1 (4.17%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
1 3 (12.50%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (4.17%) MS Access
1 1 (4.17%) SAP BI
1 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) ODBC
3 1 (4.17%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Learning Management System
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Change Management
2 3 (12.50%) Project Management
2 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
2 3 (12.50%) Workflow
3 2 (8.33%) Content Management
3 2 (8.33%) ERP
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) ITSM
3 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCDBA
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (4.17%) GMP
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) SAP
2 5 (20.83%) OpenText
3 3 (12.50%) Saba
4 2 (8.33%) BMC
4 2 (8.33%) CA
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Remedy
4 2 (8.33%) Sage
4 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.17%) Siemens