The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Consultant
Rank 616 591 567
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Consultant 7 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.004% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.004% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate £220 £60 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+266.66% -73.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £60 £225
% change year-on-year
+266.66% -73.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47935 48321 46997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.47% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30815 30072 27703
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1687 1903 2072
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Junior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Junior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junior Consultant within the UK.

Junior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Junior Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior Consultant within the UK.

Junior Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Junior Consultant
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 6 £220 +266.66% 24
West Midlands - 5 - -
Coventry - 3 - -
Warwick - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Wrexham - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £220 -
North Wales - 1 - -
South East - 1 £220 - 5
Wales - 1 - -

Junior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Consultant in their job title.

1 13 (50.00%) SAP
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 5 (19.23%) Finance
5 4 (15.38%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (15.38%) WCAG
5 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) Time Management
5 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) Ajax
5 4 (15.38%) Psychology
5 4 (15.38%) Blog
5 4 (15.38%) ECDL
5 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) MS Office
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
5 4 (15.38%) Mac OS X
6 3 (11.54%) HP
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) SAP BPC
6 3 (11.54%) User Experience
7 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.69%) SAP Security
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Analytics

Junior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.85%) SAP GRC
2 1 (3.85%) SAP HR
2 1 (3.85%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP PM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP QM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.69%) OLAP
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.69%) SAP BW
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (7.69%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.85%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Ajax
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) SAP PI
3 1 (3.85%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Blog
1 4 (15.38%) Psychology
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Mac OS X
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Time Management
1 4 (15.38%) Web Accessibility
2 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.69%) Analytics
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
3 2 (7.69%) Data Validation
3 2 (7.69%) ETL
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) SAP Security
3 2 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Internal Audit
4 1 (3.85%) SDLC
4 1 (3.85%) System Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) ABAP
4 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) ECDL
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) CISM
4 1 (3.85%) CISSP
4 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) WCAG
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) SAP
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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