The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Management Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Management Consultant
Rank 561 553 528
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Management Consultant 77 90 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 44 60
Median daily rate £500 £458 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -14.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £365 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £534 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +421.73%

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
50636 53208 51071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32918 33454 31276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1521 2018 2067
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Management Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 1 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Management Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -16 63 £550 +18.27% 15
London -21 36 £550 +18.27% 11
South East +5 9 £575 +21.05%
North West -3 5 £418 -20.47%
City of London +22 4 £538 +16.21% 5
Hampshire +9 4 £575 +15.00%
East of England +8 3 £438 +6.06% 2
South West +2 3 £410 +2.50% 1
Berkshire 0 3 £443 -
Essex +9 2 £275 -33.33%
West Yorkshire +3 2 £550 -
Yorkshire +1 2 £550 -
Manchester -1 2 £538 +2.38%
Edinburgh -1 2 £475 +58.33% 1
Wiltshire -3 2 £410 +2.50%
Swindon -5 2 £410 +2.50%
Scotland -23 2 £475 +58.33% 1
Merseyside - 2 £400 -
Kent - 2 £580 -
Liverpool - 2 £400 -
Cambridge +14 1 £600 +45.45% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 1 £600 +45.45% 1
East Midlands -2 1 £325 -35.00%
Lancashire - 1 £418 -
Braintree - 1 £275 -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £475 -
Blackpool - 1 £418 -
Leeds - 1 £550 -
Pudsey - 1 - -

Management Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Management 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 Management Consultant in the job title.

1 58 (30.69%) Finance
2 52 (27.51%) Service Management
3 48 (25.40%) ITIL
4 36 (19.05%) SAP
5 32 (16.93%) ITSM
6 31 (16.40%) Identity Access Management
7 29 (15.34%) Change Management
8 26 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (11.64%) Project Management
10 20 (10.58%) Process Improvement
11 18 (9.52%) Identity Management
11 18 (9.52%) MS Excel
12 17 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (8.47%) ITIL V3
13 16 (8.47%) Active Directory
14 15 (7.94%) Microsoft
14 15 (7.94%) ServiceNow
15 14 (7.41%) Problem Management
16 13 (6.88%) Incident Management
16 13 (6.88%) Degree
16 13 (6.88%) Data Management
16 13 (6.88%) Quality Management
17 12 (6.35%) Oracle
17 12 (6.35%) COBIT
17 12 (6.35%) Security Cleared
18 11 (5.82%) Coaching
18 11 (5.82%) Investment Management
18 11 (5.82%) Information Security
18 11 (5.82%) Java
18 11 (5.82%) Management Information System

Management 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 4 (2.12%) SAS
2 3 (1.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.23%) MS Office
3 8 (4.23%) MS Project
4 5 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.17%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.59%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.59%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (1.06%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.06%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.06%) SAP SM
4 2 (1.06%) SAP Travel Management
4 2 (1.06%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.53%) HFM
5 1 (0.53%) Maximo
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.53%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.53%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.53%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.53%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.53%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.65%) Office 365
3 4 (2.12%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.53%) PaaS
4 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.12%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (1.59%) LDAP
3 2 (1.06%) Firewall
3 2 (1.06%) HTTP
3 2 (1.06%) Wireless
4 1 (0.53%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) DSL
4 1 (0.53%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.12%) Base SAS
2 4 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.06%) Big Data
3 2 (1.06%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.53%) Power BI
4 1 (0.53%) QlikView
4 1 (0.53%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) MSI
General
1 58 (30.69%) Finance
2 10 (5.29%) Banking
3 6 (3.17%) Retail
4 4 (2.12%) Advertising
4 4 (2.12%) Law
5 3 (1.59%) Billing
5 3 (1.59%) German Language
5 3 (1.59%) Legal
5 3 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.06%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) French Language
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.65%) SAML
2 4 (2.12%) Middleware
2 4 (2.12%) SailPoint
3 3 (1.59%) OAuth
3 3 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.06%) .NET
4 2 (1.06%) J2EE
4 2 (1.06%) JAAS
5 1 (0.53%) OpenID
5 1 (0.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.82%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.59%) CMDB
5 3 (1.59%) Fintech
5 3 (1.59%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.06%) Clustering
6 2 (1.06%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (1.06%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.06%) Wiki
7 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.53%) FMCG
7 1 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.53%) LIMS
7 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.53%) PKI
7 1 (0.53%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.65%) Linux
2 4 (2.12%) Unix
3 1 (0.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (27.51%) Service Management
2 48 (25.40%) ITIL
3 32 (16.93%) ITSM
4 31 (16.40%) Identity Access Management
5 29 (15.34%) Change Management
6 26 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (11.64%) Project Management
8 20 (10.58%) Process Improvement
9 18 (9.52%) Identity Management
10 16 (8.47%) ITIL V3
11 14 (7.41%) Problem Management
12 13 (6.88%) Data Management
12 13 (6.88%) Incident Management
12 13 (6.88%) Quality Management
13 11 (5.82%) Coaching
13 11 (5.82%) Information Security
13 11 (5.82%) Investment Management
14 10 (5.29%) Configuration Management
14 10 (5.29%) PRINCE2
15 9 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.82%) Java
2 9 (4.76%) SQL
3 3 (1.59%) C
3 3 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.06%) ABAP
5 1 (0.53%) Groovy
5 1 (0.53%) Perl
5 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.53%) Python
5 1 (0.53%) VB
5 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (6.88%) Degree
2 12 (6.35%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.06%) PMP
5 2 (1.06%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.53%) ACCA
6 1 (0.53%) CISA
6 1 (0.53%) CISM
6 1 (0.53%) CISSP
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.35%) COBIT
2 9 (4.76%) SLA
3 5 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.65%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.53%) GAAP
5 1 (0.53%) GxP
5 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.12%) NDS
2 4 (2.12%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (1.06%) RACF
4 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.12%) CA Single Sign-On
1 4 (2.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (1.59%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.53%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.53%) Nagios
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.53%) Puppet
4 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.53%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 36 (19.05%) SAP
2 15 (7.94%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.94%) ServiceNow
3 12 (6.35%) Oracle
4 6 (3.17%) BMC
4 6 (3.17%) FrontRange
5 5 (2.65%) IBM
5 5 (2.65%) Remedy
6 3 (1.59%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (1.59%) ForgeRock
6 3 (1.59%) NetIQ
6 3 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.06%) CA
8 1 (0.53%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco
8 1 (0.53%) EMC
8 1 (0.53%) HP
8 1 (0.53%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.53%) Siebel
8 1 (0.53%) Veeam
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