The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Business Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
England / South East
Rank 215 248 243
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 19 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.095% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.10% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 13
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £303 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6821 7896 8507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.22% 94.22% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3941 4626 4618
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 412 416
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £11.48 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Consultant across the South East region.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Business Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Consultant across the South East region.

Business Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Business Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +16 12 £450 - 2
Buckinghamshire +10 4 - -
Surrey +22 3 £338 -18.18% 1
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Business 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 South East region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (27.27%) Business Transformation
2 8 (24.24%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 6 (18.18%) Finance
4 6 (18.18%) Process Management
4 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (18.18%) Broadband
5 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (12.12%) ISO22301
6 4 (12.12%) Presales
6 4 (12.12%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
6 4 (12.12%) ETL
6 4 (12.12%) SAP
6 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL
7 3 (9.09%) C
7 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (9.09%) Skype
8 2 (6.06%) Analytics
8 2 (6.06%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (6.06%) Service Design
8 2 (6.06%) Project Planning

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Eloqua
1 1 (3.03%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Broadband
2 3 (9.09%) Skype
3 2 (6.06%) PBX
3 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.03%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.06%) OLAP
4 1 (3.03%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.03%) SAP HANA
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
1 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.03%) Local Government
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Business Transformation
2 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.18%) Process Management
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
5 4 (12.12%) Business Process Improvement
5 4 (12.12%) ETL
5 4 (12.12%) Presales
5 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Data Governance
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C
2 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) ISO22301
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) Aprimo
3 1 (3.03%) Apttus
3 1 (3.03%) Informatica
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) Zuora
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