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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Management Consultant
Rank 547 524 486
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Management Consultant 79 88 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 49 56
Average daily rate £470 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £395 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50

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
48620 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31221 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Management Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -13 67 £470 -6.00% 11
London -1 26 £500 - 5
South East +12 15 £470 +13.25% 1
Berkshire +4 8 £470 -24.80%
North West -12 7 £343 -2.14%
Scotland -1 5 £450 +12.50%
South West +6 4 £381 -10.29% 2
Edinburgh -11 4 - -
Yorkshire -18 4 £600 - 1
Brentford +9 3 £475 -13.63%
Bracknell -4 3 - -
Reading -4 3 £550 -
West Yorkshire -8 3 £600 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £450 -
Nottingham - 3 £450 -
East Midlands - 3 £450 -
North East - 3 £420 -
East of England +3 2 £425 - 1
Essex +2 2 £425 -
West Midlands -11 2 £900 +56.52% 1
Manchester -14 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £550 -
Cumbria - 2 £341 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £900 -
Bradford - 2 £600 - 1
Warrington - 2 £550 -
City of London +23 1 £475 -5.00% 3
Bristol 0 1 £325 - 2

Management Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 45 (24.32%) Service Management
2 42 (22.70%) SAP
3 40 (21.62%) Finance
4 35 (18.92%) ITIL
5 27 (14.59%) Banking
6 25 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (12.97%) Change Management
8 23 (12.43%) Project Management
9 22 (11.89%) Identity Access Management
10 20 (10.81%) Management Information System
11 19 (10.27%) ITSM
12 17 (9.19%) Programme Management
12 17 (9.19%) ITIL V3
13 16 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (8.65%) C
14 15 (8.11%) QA
15 14 (7.57%) Financial Institution
15 14 (7.57%) People Management
15 14 (7.57%) Project Governance
16 13 (7.03%) Portfolio Management
17 12 (6.49%) Oracle
18 11 (5.95%) Security Cleared
18 11 (5.95%) SAP PSCD
18 11 (5.95%) Revenue Management
19 10 (5.41%) SLA
20 9 (4.86%) ITIL Certification
20 9 (4.86%) Identity Management
20 9 (4.86%) Service Delivery
20 9 (4.86%) Configuration Management
20 9 (4.86%) Asset Management

Management Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.54%) CMS
1 1 (0.54%) IBM Domino
1 1 (0.54%) LiveLink
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (0.54%) SAS
1 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.62%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.08%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (5.95%) SAP PSCD
2 8 (4.32%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (2.70%) SAP WM
4 3 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.54%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.54%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.54%) SAP PP-PI
6 1 (0.54%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.08%) Office 365
2 1 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.16%) Wireless
2 2 (1.08%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (1.08%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (1.08%) Firewall
2 2 (1.08%) Internet
3 1 (0.54%) LDAP
3 1 (0.54%) VPN
3 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database
1 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.08%) SQLPlus
3 1 (0.54%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.54%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) MSTest
1 1 (0.54%) NuGet
1 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (21.62%) Finance
2 27 (14.59%) Banking
3 14 (7.57%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.24%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.24%) Retail
5 4 (2.16%) Law
6 3 (1.62%) Billing
6 3 (1.62%) Legal
6 3 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.08%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.08%) German Language
7 2 (1.08%) Marketing
7 2 (1.08%) Publishing
7 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Back Office
8 1 (0.54%) Front Office
8 1 (0.54%) Games
8 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.78%) SailPoint
2 3 (1.62%) REST
2 3 (1.62%) SOAP
3 2 (1.08%) OAuth
3 2 (1.08%) SAML
3 2 (1.08%) Web Services
3 2 (1.08%) XML
4 1 (0.54%) .NET
4 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.54%) EDI
4 1 (0.54%) EJB
4 1 (0.54%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (0.54%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.54%) J2EE
4 1 (0.54%) JPA
4 1 (0.54%) ODBC
4 1 (0.54%) UDDI
4 1 (0.54%) WSDL
4 1 (0.54%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.16%) FMCG
4 3 (1.62%) CMDB
4 3 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.62%) iPad
5 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.54%) Handset
6 1 (0.54%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.54%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.54%) Online Games
6 1 (0.54%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.70%) Linux
2 3 (1.62%) Unix
3 2 (1.08%) Android
3 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.32%) Service Management
2 35 (18.92%) ITIL
3 25 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (12.97%) Change Management
5 23 (12.43%) Project Management
6 22 (11.89%) Identity Access Management
7 19 (10.27%) ITSM
8 17 (9.19%) ITIL V3
8 17 (9.19%) Programme Management
9 14 (7.57%) People Management
9 14 (7.57%) Project Governance
10 13 (7.03%) Portfolio Management
11 11 (5.95%) Revenue Management
12 9 (4.86%) Asset Management
12 9 (4.86%) Configuration Management
12 9 (4.86%) Identity Management
12 9 (4.86%) Investment Management
12 9 (4.86%) Service Delivery
12 9 (4.86%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (4.32%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.65%) C
2 6 (3.24%) Java
3 5 (2.70%) SQL
4 2 (1.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.54%) ABAP
5 1 (0.54%) BeanShell
5 1 (0.54%) C#
5 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.54%) SAS Macro
5 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.86%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (3.78%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.24%) CISSP
5 5 (2.70%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.16%) Degree
7 3 (1.62%) CISM
7 3 (1.62%) SAP Certification
8 2 (1.08%) CCIE
8 2 (1.08%) CCNP
8 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.54%) ACCA
9 1 (0.54%) CISA
9 1 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.54%) ISEB
9 1 (0.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.11%) QA
2 10 (5.41%) SLA
3 5 (2.70%) COBIT
4 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.54%) MiFID
4 1 (0.54%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) IAG
Systems Management
1 5 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.08%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.08%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.54%) SCCM
3 1 (0.54%) SCOM
3 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (22.70%) SAP
2 12 (6.49%) Oracle
3 8 (4.32%) ServiceNow
4 6 (3.24%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.70%) BMC
5 5 (2.70%) IBM
6 4 (2.16%) CA
7 3 (1.62%) Cisco
7 3 (1.62%) Cognos
7 3 (1.62%) Dell
7 3 (1.62%) FrontRange
8 2 (1.08%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (1.08%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.08%) Infovista
8 2 (1.08%) Lotus
8 2 (1.08%) MobileIron
8 2 (1.08%) NetWitness
8 2 (1.08%) OpenText
9 1 (0.54%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.54%) Tableau
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