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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Management Consultant
Rank 492 468 450
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Management Consultant 88 101 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 46 39
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£538 £469 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £555 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49763 47179 53563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.42% 92.54% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30243 27592 29833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2142 2712
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
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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 -21 79 £525 +10.52% 21
London -16 41 £550 +18.91% 13
South East +3 13 £580 -27.50% 6
West Midlands -13 7 £375 -21.05% 2
City of London +27 6 £424 -5.83% 3
North West -1 6 £603 +72.14%
Yorkshire +6 5 £433 +1.70%
Birmingham +5 5 £375 -26.82% 1
Manchester +4 5 £603 -
Berkshire +5 4 - -
Reading +11 3 - -
Surrey +1 3 £625 - 4
Scotland -20 3 £600 +60.00%
South West -27 3 £513 +57.69%
West Yorkshire +1 2 £433 -
Aberdeen - 2 £600 -
Uxbridge - 2 £510 -
East of England - 2 - -
Leeds +4 1 £433 -
Glasgow -4 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £525 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £525 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -

Management Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 64 (28.57%) SAP
2 45 (20.09%) Service Management
3 41 (18.30%) Oracle
4 38 (16.96%) Finance
5 33 (14.73%) Identity Management
6 29 (12.95%) Security Cleared
7 24 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (10.71%) ITIL
8 20 (8.93%) Java
8 20 (8.93%) Change Management
9 19 (8.48%) SC Cleared
10 16 (7.14%) NetIQ
11 15 (6.70%) Project Management
11 15 (6.70%) SailPoint
11 15 (6.70%) ForgeRock
12 14 (6.25%) OpenIDM
12 14 (6.25%) OpenAM
12 14 (6.25%) Microsoft
12 14 (6.25%) Hyperion
13 13 (5.80%) ITSM
13 13 (5.80%) Banking
13 13 (5.80%) Billing
13 13 (5.80%) HFM
13 13 (5.80%) Unit Testing
13 13 (5.80%) Integration Testing
14 12 (5.36%) Migration
15 11 (4.91%) Risk Management
15 11 (4.91%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (4.91%) ITIL V3
15 11 (4.91%) Hyperion Smart View

Management Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.34%) Apache
2 3 (1.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.89%) IIS
3 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.89%) Lync
4 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.45%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) MS Project
4 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.80%) HFM
2 10 (4.46%) SAP IS-U
3 7 (3.13%) SAP FI-CA
3 7 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (2.23%) SAP ERP
4 5 (2.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.79%) SAP SM
5 4 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.79%) SAP CRM
6 3 (1.34%) SAP MM
6 3 (1.34%) SAP HR
6 3 (1.34%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.89%) SAP SCM
7 2 (0.89%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.89%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.89%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.89%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.89%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.68%) LDAP
2 4 (1.79%) SNMP
3 2 (0.89%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.89%) Firewall
3 2 (0.89%) SSH
3 2 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (0.89%) Network Security
4 1 (0.45%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.45%) MRTG
4 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.45%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.45%) Internet
4 1 (0.45%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.45%) Broadband
4 1 (0.45%) GPRS
4 1 (0.45%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.91%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (4.91%) Hyperion Smart View
2 6 (2.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.89%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.89%) EDRMS
3 2 (0.89%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.45%) MySQL
4 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.45%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (16.96%) Finance
2 13 (5.80%) Billing
2 13 (5.80%) Banking
3 9 (4.02%) Retail
4 7 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.34%) Automotive
8 2 (0.89%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.89%) Legal
8 2 (0.89%) Publishing
9 1 (0.45%) Law
9 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.45%) Local Government
9 1 (0.45%) Marketing
9 1 (0.45%) German Language
9 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.70%) SailPoint
2 3 (1.34%) Web Services
3 2 (0.89%) .NET
3 2 (0.89%) J2EE
4 1 (0.45%) JSP
4 1 (0.45%) XML
4 1 (0.45%) XSL
4 1 (0.45%) EDI
4 1 (0.45%) SAML
4 1 (0.45%) Middleware
4 1 (0.45%) LAMP
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (0.45%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.45%) JSF
4 1 (0.45%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.45%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.68%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.23%) CMDB
4 3 (1.34%) NHS
4 3 (1.34%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.34%) Human Factors
5 2 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.89%) Derivative
6 1 (0.45%) SCADA
6 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.45%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.45%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.45%) Clustering
6 1 (0.45%) FMCG
6 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.45%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.46%) Windows
2 3 (1.34%) UNIX
2 3 (1.34%) Linux
2 3 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.89%) Solaris
4 1 (0.45%) AIX
4 1 (0.45%) NetWare
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.45%) SUSE
4 1 (0.45%) Android
4 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.09%) Service Management
2 33 (14.73%) Identity Management
3 24 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (10.71%) ITIL
4 20 (8.93%) Change Management
5 15 (6.70%) Project Management
6 13 (5.80%) ITSM
6 13 (5.80%) Unit Testing
6 13 (5.80%) Integration Testing
7 12 (5.36%) Migration
8 11 (4.91%) Risk Management
8 11 (4.91%) ITIL V3
9 10 (4.46%) Data Management
10 9 (4.02%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (4.02%) Asset Management
10 9 (4.02%) Business Transformation
11 8 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (3.57%) Configuration Management
11 8 (3.57%) ERP
12 7 (3.13%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.93%) Java
2 10 (4.46%) SQL
3 4 (1.79%) C
4 2 (0.89%) Perl
4 2 (0.89%) ABAP
4 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (12.95%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.48%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.23%) Degree
3 5 (2.23%) CISSP
4 4 (1.79%) CISM
5 3 (1.34%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.34%) GIAC
6 2 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.89%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.89%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.45%) CIMA
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.45%) CCNP
7 1 (0.45%) CCNA
7 1 (0.45%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.57%) COBIT
2 6 (2.68%) QA
3 3 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.89%) SLA
5 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.89%) Novell eDirectory
3 1 (0.45%) IAG
3 1 (0.45%) ACF2
3 1 (0.45%) RACF
3 1 (0.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (6.25%) OpenIDM
1 14 (6.25%) OpenAM
2 6 (2.68%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.89%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (0.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (0.89%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (0.89%) Novell Identity Manager
3 2 (0.89%) WMI
4 1 (0.45%) SCCM
4 1 (0.45%) SCOM
4 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 64 (28.57%) SAP
2 41 (18.30%) Oracle
3 16 (7.14%) NetIQ
4 15 (6.70%) ForgeRock
5 14 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 14 (6.25%) Hyperion
6 8 (3.57%) Open Text
7 5 (2.23%) Remedy
7 5 (2.23%) IBM
7 5 (2.23%) BMC
7 5 (2.23%) HP
8 4 (1.79%) CA
8 4 (1.79%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.34%) Novell
10 2 (0.89%) Cisco
10 2 (0.89%) Mercator
11 1 (0.45%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.45%) KANA
11 1 (0.45%) FrontRange
11 1 (0.45%) Retek
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