The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Junior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Consultant
UK
Rank 592 620 626
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Consultant 10 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.013% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.014% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Median daily rate £245 £185 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.43% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £245 £185 -
% change year-on-year
+32.43% -
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 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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Junior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Junior Consultant in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Junior Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 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
England +41 10 £245 +32.43% 14
London - 6 £275 - 6
South East +20 1 £170 -22.72% 1
City of London - 1 £275 - 3
Bracknell - 1 £170 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £170 - 1
North West - 1 - - 1

Junior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Junior 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 featuring Junior Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (35.00%) SAP
1 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Statistics
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 5 (25.00%) Big Data
2 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 4 (20.00%) D3.js
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) Scala
3 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (20.00%) R
3 4 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (20.00%) Tableau
3 4 (20.00%) SAP MM
3 4 (20.00%) Validation
3 4 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) PhD
3 4 (20.00%) SAP SD
3 4 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Spotfire
3 4 (20.00%) QlikView
3 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
3 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) SQL

Junior Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP MM
1 4 (20.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (5.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Force.com
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (5.00%) CTI
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
1 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (20.00%) QlikView
2 4 (20.00%) Spotfire
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) D3.js
1 4 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (5.00%) SAPUI5
2 1 (5.00%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 5 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Statistics
3 4 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
3 4 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (20.00%) Validation
3 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.00%) Deep Learning
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Python
1 4 (20.00%) R
1 4 (20.00%) Scala
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) Tableau
3 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) HP