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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Management Consultant
Rank 528 495 476
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Management Consultant 85 97 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 54 38
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£458 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.81% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £675 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £468 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +24.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
UK excluding London average 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
51627 49001 45588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.58% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32558 29967 26404
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1943 1955 2128
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £38.59 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Management Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Management Consultant Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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 -38 78 £465 -15.45% 24
London -8 46 £465 -22.50% 10
City of London -1 13 £463 -13.75% 6
South East -20 8 £475 -13.63% 4
East of England +5 6 £413 +4.43% 1
West Midlands -4 6 £475 +26.66% 1
Scotland +4 4 £300 -50.00%
Warwickshire - 4 £475 -
Edinburgh +4 3 £300 -34.78%
South West -6 3 £400 - 4
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £413 +4.43%
Manchester -10 2 £525 -12.86% 2
Essex -11 2 £413 -
Yorkshire -20 2 - - 1
North West -21 2 £525 -12.68% 2
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £400 -
Bradford - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £413 -
Berkshire +7 1 - -
Somerset +6 1 - - 1
Glasgow 0 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -1 1 - -
Midlands -2 1 - -
Birmingham -6 1 - -
Bracknell -6 1 - -
Surrey -8 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £400 -
East Midlands - 1 £500 - 1

Management Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 48 (24.37%) SAP
2 47 (23.86%) Finance
3 42 (21.32%) Service Management
4 39 (19.80%) Oracle
5 36 (18.27%) ITIL
6 22 (11.17%) Project Management
7 20 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (9.64%) Workflow
8 19 (9.64%) IBM
9 17 (8.63%) Identity Management
10 14 (7.11%) Data Management
11 13 (6.60%) Asset Management
11 13 (6.60%) ITSM
11 13 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (6.09%) Microsoft
12 12 (6.09%) Dell
12 12 (6.09%) SQL
13 11 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.58%) Risk Management
14 10 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
14 10 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (4.57%) QA
15 9 (4.57%) Use Case
15 9 (4.57%) Data Governance
15 9 (4.57%) Banking
15 9 (4.57%) Logistics
15 9 (4.57%) Business Analysis
15 9 (4.57%) Service Delivery
15 9 (4.57%) Change Management
15 9 (4.57%) Telecoms

Management Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (3.55%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (3.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.02%) Lync
4 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.51%) IIS
5 1 (0.51%) JBoss
5 1 (0.51%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (2.54%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.54%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.55%) Oracle TCA
2 6 (3.05%) SAP EWM
3 4 (2.03%) SAP SM
3 4 (2.03%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.52%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.02%) SAP FI-AP
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.02%) SAP MM
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.51%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.51%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.51%) RMDS
6 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.51%) SAP Travel Management
6 1 (0.51%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.02%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.51%) Taleo
3 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.03%) HTTP
2 3 (1.52%) LDAP
2 3 (1.52%) Network Security
3 2 (1.02%) VLAN
3 2 (1.02%) LAN
3 2 (1.02%) WAN
3 2 (1.02%) FTP
4 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.51%) SSL
4 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.03%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (2.03%) MySQL
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.02%) ObjectStore
3 2 (1.02%) DB2
3 2 (1.02%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.51%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.51%) Big Data
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (1.52%) LSMW
2 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.02%) Ant
2 2 (1.02%) JIRA
3 1 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.51%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.51%) ERwin
3 1 (0.51%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.51%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 47 (23.86%) Finance
2 9 (4.57%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.57%) Banking
3 8 (4.06%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.55%) Marketing
5 5 (2.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.02%) Automotive
6 2 (1.02%) Law
6 2 (1.02%) German Language
6 2 (1.02%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.51%) French Language
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.57%) .NET
2 5 (2.54%) SOAP
2 5 (2.54%) XML
3 4 (2.03%) Middleware
3 4 (2.03%) HTML
3 4 (2.03%) SailPoint
4 3 (1.52%) J2EE
5 2 (1.02%) JSP
5 2 (1.02%) Servlets
5 2 (1.02%) Web Services
5 2 (1.02%) BAPI
5 2 (1.02%) SAML
5 2 (1.02%) OAuth
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.02%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 2 (1.02%) SPML
6 1 (0.51%) OpenID
6 1 (0.51%) SAP TM
6 1 (0.51%) Spring
6 1 (0.51%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.57%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.06%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.54%) CMDB
4 5 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.03%) BYOD
6 3 (1.52%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.52%) FMCG
7 2 (1.02%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.02%) NHS
7 2 (1.02%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.02%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.51%) Derivative
8 1 (0.51%) SCADA
8 1 (0.51%) Life Science
8 1 (0.51%) DTV
8 1 (0.51%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.51%) Equities
8 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.55%) UNIX
1 7 (3.55%) Windows
2 2 (1.02%) AIX
2 2 (1.02%) Linux
2 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.32%) Service Management
2 36 (18.27%) ITIL
3 22 (11.17%) Project Management
4 20 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (9.64%) Workflow
6 17 (8.63%) Identity Management
7 14 (7.11%) Data Management
8 13 (6.60%) Asset Management
8 13 (6.60%) ITSM
9 11 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (5.58%) Risk Management
10 10 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (4.57%) Service Delivery
11 9 (4.57%) Change Management
11 9 (4.57%) Business Analysis
11 9 (4.57%) Logistics
11 9 (4.57%) Use Case
11 9 (4.57%) Data Governance
12 8 (4.06%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.09%) SQL
2 8 (4.06%) C#
3 5 (2.54%) Java
4 3 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.02%) XPath
5 2 (1.02%) C
5 2 (1.02%) BeanShell
5 2 (1.02%) ABAP
5 2 (1.02%) XQuery
6 1 (0.51%) VB
6 1 (0.51%) Perl
6 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (3.55%) Degree
2 6 (3.05%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.03%) CISSP
4 3 (1.52%) ISEB
4 3 (1.52%) PMP
4 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.52%) SAP Certification
5 2 (1.02%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.51%) CISM
6 1 (0.51%) CIMA
6 1 (0.51%) MCP
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.57%) QA
2 7 (3.55%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.03%) SLA
4 2 (1.02%) COBIT
5 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.02%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.51%) UAG
4 1 (0.51%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.03%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (1.52%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.02%) SCCM
3 2 (1.02%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.51%) OpenIDM
4 1 (0.51%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.51%) Ansible
4 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.51%) Puppet
4 1 (0.51%) Nagios
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 48 (24.37%) SAP
2 39 (19.80%) Oracle
3 19 (9.64%) IBM
4 12 (6.09%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.09%) Dell
5 9 (4.57%) HP
6 8 (4.06%) Amdocs
7 7 (3.55%) BMC
7 7 (3.55%) Citrix
8 5 (2.54%) Netezza
9 4 (2.03%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.03%) Adobe
9 4 (2.03%) Sun
9 4 (2.03%) Cognos
9 4 (2.03%) VMware
9 4 (2.03%) OpenText
10 3 (1.52%) Symantec
10 3 (1.52%) Remedy
10 3 (1.52%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (1.52%) Huawei
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