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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Management Consultant
Rank 585 567 536
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Management Consultant 68 96 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 53 51
Median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £403 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £900 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £538 £500
% change year-on-year
-12.55% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -13 60 £550 - 18
London -7 40 £556 -5.31% 11
South East +13 7 £303 -45.00% 3
Berkshire +1 6 £303 -
Scotland +17 5 £450 -2.70%
City of London +11 5 £563 +12.50% 3
Glasgow - 5 £450 -
East of England +5 4 £513 -3.52% 1
Reading +20 3 £450 -
South West +15 3 £450 - 1
Bracknell -2 2 - -
West Midlands -33 2 £563 +30.81% 1
Wiltshire - 2 £450 -
Swindon - 2 £450 -
Cambridge +21 1 £600 +9.09%
Cambridgeshire +21 1 £600 +10.09%
North West +5 1 £600 +20.00% 1
Hertfordshire +2 1 - - 1
East Midlands -7 1 - -
Bedfordshire -10 1 £425 +6.25%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £155 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - - 1
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £425 -
Manchester - 1 £600 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £575 - 1

Management Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 40 (27.03%) Finance
2 37 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 27 (18.24%) Service Management
3 27 (18.24%) ITIL
4 25 (16.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (15.54%) Change Management
6 22 (14.86%) SAP
7 18 (12.16%) Project Management
7 18 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (10.14%) Quality Management
8 15 (10.14%) ITSM
8 15 (10.14%) Oracle
9 14 (9.46%) Management Information System
10 13 (8.78%) Identity Management
10 13 (8.78%) MS Excel
10 13 (8.78%) IBM
10 13 (8.78%) Information Security
11 12 (8.11%) Process Improvement
12 11 (7.43%) Java
13 10 (6.76%) Microsoft
13 10 (6.76%) Active Directory
13 10 (6.76%) Banking
13 10 (6.76%) Time Management
13 10 (6.76%) Incident Management
14 9 (6.08%) MS Visio
14 9 (6.08%) MS Project
14 9 (6.08%) PRINCE2
15 8 (5.41%) MS Office
15 8 (5.41%) Business Analysis
15 8 (5.41%) Agile Software Development

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 (2.70%) SAS
2 1 (0.68%) Liferay
2 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.08%) MS Project
2 9 (6.08%) MS Visio
3 8 (5.41%) MS Office
4 4 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.70%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (2.03%) Markit EDM
2 3 (2.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.35%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.35%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.35%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.35%) SAP HCM
3 2 (1.35%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.35%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.68%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.68%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.68%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.68%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.68%) SAP SM
4 1 (0.68%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) PaaS
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.38%) Firewall
2 4 (2.70%) LDAP
3 3 (2.03%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.35%) HTTP
5 1 (0.68%) DNS
5 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.68%) LAN
5 1 (0.68%) SSL
5 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.70%) Base SAS
2 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.03%) Siebel EIM
4 2 (1.35%) Big Data
4 2 (1.35%) DB2
4 2 (1.35%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.68%) QlikView
5 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Ant
1 2 (1.35%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.35%) ClearQuest
1 2 (1.35%) Maven
2 1 (0.68%) LSMW
General
1 40 (27.03%) Finance
2 10 (6.76%) Banking
3 6 (4.05%) Retail
4 4 (2.70%) Law
4 4 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.03%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.35%) Advertising
6 2 (1.35%) Billing
6 2 (1.35%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) French Language
7 1 (0.68%) German Language
7 1 (0.68%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.38%) SailPoint
2 4 (2.70%) Middleware
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (2.03%) SAML
4 2 (1.35%) .NET
4 2 (1.35%) CGI
4 2 (1.35%) HTML
4 2 (1.35%) J2EE
4 2 (1.35%) JAAS
5 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.68%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.68%) OAuth
5 1 (0.68%) OpenID
5 1 (0.68%) Spring
5 1 (0.68%) Struts
5 1 (0.68%) Velocity
5 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.46%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.73%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.35%) Clustering
5 2 (1.35%) CMDB
5 2 (1.35%) RIA
6 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.68%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.68%) Life Science
6 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.68%) PKI
6 1 (0.68%) Psychology
6 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.70%) Unix
2 3 (2.03%) Linux
3 2 (1.35%) AIX
3 2 (1.35%) Solaris
3 2 (1.35%) Windows
3 2 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 27 (18.24%) ITIL
2 27 (18.24%) Service Management
3 25 (16.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (15.54%) Change Management
5 18 (12.16%) Project Management
6 15 (10.14%) ITSM
6 15 (10.14%) Quality Management
7 13 (8.78%) Identity Management
7 13 (8.78%) Information Security
8 12 (8.11%) Process Improvement
9 10 (6.76%) Incident Management
9 10 (6.76%) Time Management
10 9 (6.08%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.41%) Analytics
11 8 (5.41%) Business Analysis
11 8 (5.41%) Coaching
12 7 (4.73%) ITIL V3
12 7 (4.73%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.43%) Java
2 4 (2.70%) SQL
3 3 (2.03%) ABAP
3 3 (2.03%) C
3 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.03%) Perl
4 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.68%) C#
5 1 (0.68%) Groovy
5 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.68%) Python
5 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.38%) PMP
1 5 (3.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.70%) Degree
2 4 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) CISA
3 1 (0.68%) CISM
3 1 (0.68%) CISSP
3 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.38%) COBIT
3 3 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.03%) PMBOK
3 3 (2.03%) SLA
4 2 (1.35%) QA
5 1 (0.68%) GAAP
5 1 (0.68%) GxP
5 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.03%) NDS
2 3 (2.03%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (1.35%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (3.38%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.70%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (14.86%) SAP
2 15 (10.14%) Oracle
3 13 (8.78%) IBM
4 10 (6.76%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.05%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.70%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (2.03%) NetIQ
7 3 (2.03%) Remedy
7 3 (2.03%) Siebel
8 2 (1.35%) BMC
8 2 (1.35%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.35%) HP
9 1 (0.68%) CA
9 1 (0.68%) Capita
9 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.68%) Google
9 1 (0.68%) New Relic
9 1 (0.68%) Qualys
9 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.68%) Tableau
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