The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Management Consultant
Rank 541 525 473
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -52
Contract jobs requiring a Management Consultant 84 91 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 48 44
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£500 £500 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £683 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £466 £492
% change year-on-year
+7.23% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 - -

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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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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 -19 72 £503 +5.78% 28
London +20 39 £505 -5.60% 12
City of London +14 11 £475 +11.76% 5
East of England +8 7 £531 - 3
North West -26 7 £500 - 1
South East -25 6 £550 -5.17% 4
Berkshire -3 4 - -
Scotland -5 3 £463 -22.91% 1
Reading -6 3 - -
West Midlands -8 3 £365 -2.66%
West Yorkshire -22 3 £425 -1.73% 1
Yorkshire -31 3 £425 -1.73% 1
Edinburgh - 3 £463 -
Cheshire - 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 3 £400 -
Manchester -18 2 £525 - 1
Tyne and Wear -24 2 - -
North East -25 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £430 -
Lancashire - 2 £500 -
Bradford - 2 - -
Dunstable - 2 £400 -
Knutsford - 2 - -
Lytham St Annes - 2 £500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £545 -
Uxbridge +4 1 £513 +0.49%
Somerset +4 1 - -
Hertfordshire +2 1 £525 - 3
Bracknell -8 1 - -

Management Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 51 (27.42%) Finance
2 42 (22.58%) Oracle
3 40 (21.51%) SAP
4 32 (17.20%) ITIL
5 31 (16.67%) Service Management
6 24 (12.90%) Project Management
7 22 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (10.22%) IBM
9 17 (9.14%) Asset Management
10 16 (8.60%) Banking
11 13 (6.99%) Change Management
11 13 (6.99%) Management Information System
12 12 (6.45%) Microsoft
13 11 (5.91%) ITSM
13 11 (5.91%) Identity Management
13 11 (5.91%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (5.38%) Dell
14 10 (5.38%) Marketing
15 9 (4.84%) Use Case
15 9 (4.84%) Data Management
15 9 (4.84%) GAP Analysis
15 9 (4.84%) Workflow
15 9 (4.84%) Configuration Management
15 9 (4.84%) ERP
15 9 (4.84%) SQL
15 9 (4.84%) Analytics
16 8 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (4.30%) SAP IS-U
17 7 (3.76%) Oracle Workflow

Management Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (3.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.61%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.61%) CMS
3 2 (1.08%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.54%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.54%) JBoss
4 1 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.54%) Apache
4 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (3.76%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.15%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.61%) DOC1
3 3 (1.61%) MS Office
4 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.30%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (3.76%) Oracle TCA
3 4 (2.15%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.15%) SAP EWM
3 4 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.61%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.61%) SAP MM
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (1.08%) SAP FSCM
5 2 (1.08%) SAP PSCD
5 2 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (1.08%) SAP SM
6 1 (0.54%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.54%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.54%) Taleo
3 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.61%) LDAP
2 2 (1.08%) FTP
2 2 (1.08%) HTTP
2 2 (1.08%) Internet
3 1 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.15%) MySQL
1 4 (2.15%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (1.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.61%) EDRMS
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.08%) ObjectStore
4 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.54%) DB2
4 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.54%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Ant
1 1 (0.54%) LSMW
1 1 (0.54%) Subversion
1 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
General
1 51 (27.42%) Finance
2 16 (8.60%) Banking
3 10 (5.38%) Marketing
4 6 (3.23%) Retail
4 6 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.61%) German Language
6 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.61%) Billing
6 3 (1.61%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.08%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.08%) Legal
7 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.54%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.23%) SailPoint
2 5 (2.69%) SOAP
2 5 (2.69%) XML
3 4 (2.15%) Middleware
3 4 (2.15%) HTML
4 3 (1.61%) .NET
4 3 (1.61%) J2EE
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.08%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 2 (1.08%) SPML
5 2 (1.08%) Web Services
5 2 (1.08%) JSP
5 2 (1.08%) Servlets
6 1 (0.54%) Struts
6 1 (0.54%) CSS
6 1 (0.54%) JDBC
6 1 (0.54%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.54%) Spring
6 1 (0.54%) JSF
6 1 (0.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.99%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.23%) CMDB
5 4 (2.15%) BYOD
6 3 (1.61%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.61%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.08%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.08%) NHS
7 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.54%) Derivative
8 1 (0.54%) Life Science
8 1 (0.54%) Blog
8 1 (0.54%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.54%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.54%) Equities
8 1 (0.54%) Social Media
8 1 (0.54%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.54%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.69%) UNIX
1 5 (2.69%) Windows
2 2 (1.08%) AIX
2 2 (1.08%) Linux
2 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.20%) ITIL
2 31 (16.67%) Service Management
3 24 (12.90%) Project Management
4 22 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (9.14%) Asset Management
6 13 (6.99%) Change Management
7 11 (5.91%) ITSM
7 11 (5.91%) Identity Management
8 9 (4.84%) Workflow
8 9 (4.84%) GAP Analysis
8 9 (4.84%) Data Management
8 9 (4.84%) Configuration Management
8 9 (4.84%) ERP
8 9 (4.84%) Use Case
8 9 (4.84%) Analytics
9 8 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (3.76%) Quality Management
10 7 (3.76%) Risk Management
10 7 (3.76%) Master Data Management
10 7 (3.76%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.84%) SQL
2 5 (2.69%) C
2 5 (2.69%) Java
3 4 (2.15%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.61%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.08%) XPath
5 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.08%) BeanShell
5 2 (1.08%) XQuery
5 2 (1.08%) C#
6 1 (0.54%) VB
6 1 (0.54%) ABAP
6 1 (0.54%) Perl
6 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (5.91%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.15%) CISSP
2 4 (2.15%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.61%) ISEB
4 2 (1.08%) PMP
4 2 (1.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.08%) CISM
4 2 (1.08%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.54%) Degree
5 1 (0.54%) MCP
5 1 (0.54%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.76%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.69%) SLA
3 4 (2.15%) QA
4 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.54%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.08%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.54%) UAG
3 1 (0.54%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.08%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (1.08%) SCCM
3 1 (0.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.54%) Nagios
3 1 (0.54%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.54%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.54%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 42 (22.58%) Oracle
2 40 (21.51%) SAP
3 19 (10.22%) IBM
4 12 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.38%) Dell
6 6 (3.23%) BMC
6 6 (3.23%) OpenText
6 6 (3.23%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.69%) Cyber-Ark
7 5 (2.69%) Symantec
7 5 (2.69%) HP
7 5 (2.69%) Adobe
8 4 (2.15%) CA
8 4 (2.15%) Citrix
8 4 (2.15%) Cognos
8 4 (2.15%) VMware
8 4 (2.15%) ForgeRock
8 4 (2.15%) Netezza
9 3 (1.61%) Cincom
9 3 (1.61%) Altiris
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