The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Project Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Consultant
Rank 620 604 613
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Consultant 21 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.063% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.066% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 7
Median daily rate £400 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £321 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £565 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £440 £365
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +20.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
50897 51337 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.72% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 31650 30786
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1482 2063 2112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Project Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Project Consultant in the job title.

Project Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Consultant within the UK.

Project Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Project Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Project Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Consultant within the UK.

Project Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Project Consultant
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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 -31 18 £406 -9.72% 4
London -8 5 £456 +1.38% 3
South East -11 4 £394 +6.41%
North East - 3 £475 -
Durham - 3 £475 -
Maidenhead +1 2 £400 +8.10%
Berkshire -3 2 £400 -5.32%
City of London - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £300 -
Scotland - 2 £300 -
Somerset +10 1 £425 -19.04%
Hampshire +2 1 £350 -
Birmingham 0 1 £300 -4.00%
Yorkshire 0 1 £400 -
West Yorkshire -3 1 £400 -
Midlands -4 1 - -
Manchester -6 1 - -
South West -7 1 £425 -8.10%
West Midlands -12 1 £300 -34.42%
North West -12 1 - -
Kent - 1 £388 -
Hook - 1 £350 -
Bath - 1 £425 -

Project Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Project 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 Project Consultant in the job title.

1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 17 (29.31%) Project Management
2 17 (29.31%) PRINCE2
3 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
5 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
6 10 (17.24%) Oracle
6 10 (17.24%) SAP
6 10 (17.24%) SDLC
7 9 (15.52%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (13.79%) MS Visio
8 8 (13.79%) JIRA
9 7 (12.07%) Confluence
10 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (10.34%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (8.62%) Degree
11 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (8.62%) ERP
11 5 (8.62%) CISSP
11 5 (8.62%) Information Security
11 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
12 4 (6.90%) SAP CO
12 4 (6.90%) Billing
12 4 (6.90%) Workflow
12 4 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.90%) SAP FI/CO
12 4 (6.90%) SAP Certification
12 4 (6.90%) SQL

Project 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 7 (12.07%) Confluence
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (13.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) MS Office
4 1 (1.72%) MS Project
4 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (6.90%) SAP BPC
2 4 (6.90%) SAP CO
2 4 (6.90%) SAP FI
2 4 (6.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (3.45%) Primavera
4 2 (3.45%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.72%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.72%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.72%) SAP hybris
5 1 (1.72%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) Basecamp
1 1 (1.72%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) VoIP
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) Wireless
2 1 (1.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SAP BW
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.72%) LSMW
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Billing
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Back Office
4 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Middleware
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (1.72%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) FMCG
3 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.72%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Linux
1 1 (1.72%) Solaris
1 1 (1.72%) Unix
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) PRINCE2
1 17 (29.31%) Project Management
2 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.24%) SDLC
4 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.62%) ERP
5 5 (8.62%) Information Security
5 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.90%) Change Management
6 4 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (6.90%) Security Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Workflow
7 3 (5.17%) Analytics
7 3 (5.17%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) ITIL
7 3 (5.17%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (8.62%) CISSP
2 5 (8.62%) Degree
3 4 (6.90%) CISM
3 4 (6.90%) SAP Certification
4 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.45%) PMP
6 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle
2 10 (17.24%) SAP
3 2 (3.45%) Forcepoint
3 2 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.72%) Ariba
4 1 (1.72%) Aruba
4 1 (1.72%) Avaya
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.72%) hybris
4 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.72%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.72%) Mitel
4 1 (1.72%) Qualys
4 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.72%) Tableau
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