The first table below looks at the demand for the Management 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 Management Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Management Consultant
Rank 450 462 471
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Management Consultant 138 82 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 43 31
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £364 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £460 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £62.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

Management Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Management Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Management Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Management Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Management Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Management Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Management Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Management Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Management Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Management Consultant
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Management Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -33 116 £475 -2.06% 17
London +13 58 £575 +15.00% 11
South East -7 21 £475 +8.57% 2
Berkshire +6 16 £500 +11.11% 1
City of London -10 11 £420 -16.00% 1
West Midlands -9 8 £400 -7.24%
Reading +3 7 £550 -
South West -20 5 £433 -1.98%
East of England - 5 £550 -
Buckinghamshire -16 4 £425 -
North West -19 4 £331 -26.38% 1
Swindon -9 3 £500 -2.43%
Wiltshire -18 3 £500 +13.31%
West Yorkshire -19 3 £450 -
Yorkshire -22 3 £450 -10.00%
Scotland - 3 £460 -
Edinburgh - 2 £460 -
Manchester -13 1 - - 1
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Aldershot - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - -

Management Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Management 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 Management Consultant in their job title.

1 70 (30.17%) SAP
2 44 (18.97%) Service Management
2 44 (18.97%) Finance
3 39 (16.81%) Oracle
4 32 (13.79%) ITIL
5 29 (12.50%) Identity Management
6 24 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (10.34%) Security Cleared
7 19 (8.19%) Banking
7 19 (8.19%) SQL
8 18 (7.76%) Microsoft
8 18 (7.76%) SC Cleared
9 17 (7.33%) Change Management
9 17 (7.33%) Asset Management
9 17 (7.33%) Billing
10 16 (6.90%) MS Excel
11 14 (6.03%) SAP IS-U
11 14 (6.03%) Windows
11 14 (6.03%) ITSM
11 14 (6.03%) Telecoms
11 14 (6.03%) Hyperion
11 14 (6.03%) Project Management
11 14 (6.03%) Integration Testing
12 13 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (5.60%) Unit Testing
13 12 (5.17%) Data Management
13 12 (5.17%) ITIL V3
14 11 (4.74%) Migration
14 11 (4.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 11 (4.74%) IBM

Management Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Management 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 Management Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.86%) Apache
1 2 (0.86%) MS Exchange
1 2 (0.86%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.43%) Lync
2 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.86%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (6.03%) SAP IS-U
2 11 (4.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (4.31%) HFM
4 7 (3.02%) SAP FI-CA
5 5 (2.16%) SAP MM
5 5 (2.16%) SAP SD
6 4 (1.72%) SAP HR
6 4 (1.72%) SAP R/3
6 4 (1.72%) SAP SM
6 4 (1.72%) SAP WM
6 4 (1.72%) SAP CRM
6 4 (1.72%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (1.29%) SAP EM
7 3 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (1.29%) SAP ERP
7 3 (1.29%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.86%) SAP SCM
8 2 (0.86%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.16%) SaaS
2 4 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (1.29%) Office 365
4 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.29%) LDAP
2 2 (0.86%) LAN
2 2 (0.86%) WAN
2 2 (0.86%) SNMP
2 2 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.43%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.43%) MRTG
3 1 (0.43%) Network Security
3 1 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.43%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.88%) Hyperion Smart View
1 9 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (1.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.86%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.86%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.43%) Essbase
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.43%) DB2
4 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.43%) Maven
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.43%) Ant
General
1 44 (18.97%) Finance
2 19 (8.19%) Banking
3 17 (7.33%) Billing
4 14 (6.03%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.02%) Retail
6 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.29%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.29%) Front Office
7 2 (0.86%) Legal
7 2 (0.86%) Automotive
7 2 (0.86%) German Language
7 2 (0.86%) Publishing
8 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.88%) SailPoint
2 2 (0.86%) SAML
2 2 (0.86%) SAP TM
3 1 (0.43%) OpenID
3 1 (0.43%) OAuth
3 1 (0.43%) LAMP
3 1 (0.43%) SAP ALE
3 1 (0.43%) Middleware
3 1 (0.43%) EDI
3 1 (0.43%) Web Services
3 1 (0.43%) XML
3 1 (0.43%) .NET
3 1 (0.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.31%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.59%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.16%) Learning Management System
3 5 (2.16%) CMDB
4 3 (1.29%) FMCG
5 2 (0.86%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.43%) Open Source
6 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.43%) Derivative
6 1 (0.43%) Statistics
6 1 (0.43%) SCADA
6 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.43%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.43%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.43%) NHS
6 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.03%) Windows
2 5 (2.16%) Linux
3 4 (1.72%) UNIX
4 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.43%) SUSE
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.43%) NetWare
5 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (18.97%) Service Management
2 32 (13.79%) ITIL
3 29 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 24 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (7.33%) Change Management
5 17 (7.33%) Asset Management
6 14 (6.03%) ITSM
6 14 (6.03%) Project Management
6 14 (6.03%) Integration Testing
7 13 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (5.60%) Unit Testing
8 12 (5.17%) Data Management
8 12 (5.17%) ITIL V3
9 11 (4.74%) Migration
10 9 (3.88%) CRM
11 8 (3.45%) Configuration Management
11 8 (3.45%) Regression Testing
11 8 (3.45%) Performance Management
12 7 (3.02%) Service Delivery
13 6 (2.59%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.19%) SQL
2 10 (4.31%) Java
3 3 (1.29%) ABAP
4 2 (0.86%) C
5 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.43%) Perl
5 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 18 (7.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.59%) Degree
4 3 (1.29%) CISSP
4 3 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.86%) CCNP
5 2 (0.86%) CCNA
6 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) CISM
6 1 (0.43%) CCA
6 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.88%) COBIT
2 6 (2.59%) QA
3 5 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.72%) SLA
5 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.86%) Novell eDirectory
3 1 (0.43%) IAG
3 1 (0.43%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (3.02%) OpenIDM
1 7 (3.02%) OpenAM
2 6 (2.59%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.86%) Novell Identity Manager
5 1 (0.43%) SCCM
5 1 (0.43%) SCOM
5 1 (0.43%) MIIS
5 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.43%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 70 (30.17%) SAP
2 39 (16.81%) Oracle
3 18 (7.76%) Microsoft
4 14 (6.03%) Hyperion
5 11 (4.74%) IBM
6 9 (3.88%) NetIQ
7 7 (3.02%) ForgeRock
8 6 (2.59%) Open Text
9 4 (1.72%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.29%) Aveksa
10 3 (1.29%) Novell
10 3 (1.29%) CA
11 2 (0.86%) HP
11 2 (0.86%) Cisco
11 2 (0.86%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.43%) F5
12 1 (0.43%) DataFlux
12 1 (0.43%) FrontRange
12 1 (0.43%) Unica
12 1 (0.43%) Remedy
East London
A&O IT Group Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £330 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + expenses
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
North East England
Real Staffing
Posted: 16 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £480 - £495 per day
Posted: 22 days ago