The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Consultant
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £373 £438
% change year-on-year
-12.75% -14.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
831 616 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.92% 94.48% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 294 280
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.07% +7.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £219 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 58 44
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.32 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
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Applications Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Applications Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Applications Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Applications Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Applications Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Applications Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Applications Consultant
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Applications 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 Applications Consultant in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

Applications Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Applications 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 Applications Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP