The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions 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 Solutions Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Consultant
Rank 607 576 551
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 26 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.061% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.066% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 25
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£500 £453 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.49% +7.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £358 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £523 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £430 £450
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
54235 51432 48394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.81% 92.07% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34663 31190 28805
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
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 1992 1996 2114
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Solutions Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solutions Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Solutions Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Solutions Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Solutions Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Solutions Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Solutions Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Solutions Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Solutions Consultant
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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 -9 26 £500 +10.49% 14
London +6 11 £450 -5.26% 7
South East -19 8 £550 +37.50% 2
Hampshire - 7 £550 - 1
North West -32 5 £415 -3.48% 1
Southampton - 3 £600 - 1
Manchester -20 2 £430 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £400 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £525 -
East of England - 2 £525 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £525 -
Berkshire -3 1 £363 -23.68% 1
Chester - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 £575 -
Portsmouth - 1 £550 -
Hook - 1 £350 -

Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Consultant in their job title.

1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Oracle
3 10 (13.16%) SAP
4 9 (11.84%) SQL
4 9 (11.84%) Linux
4 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 8 (10.53%) CRM
5 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
6 7 (9.21%) Migration
6 7 (9.21%) Windows
6 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
6 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
7 6 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (7.89%) .NET
7 6 (7.89%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.89%) IBM
7 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
7 6 (7.89%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.89%) Workflow
8 5 (6.58%) Project Management
8 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.58%) ITIL
8 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (5.26%) Marketing
9 4 (5.26%) VMware

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.63%) Drupal
3 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.63%) JBoss
3 2 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) SAS
4 1 (1.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 6 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.95%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.63%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.32%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.32%) SAP SM
4 1 (1.32%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.95%) SaaS
4 2 (2.63%) Office 365
4 2 (2.63%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) VoLTE
2 3 (3.95%) LAN
2 3 (3.95%) HTTP
2 3 (3.95%) Internet
3 2 (2.63%) Firewall
3 2 (2.63%) 4G
3 2 (2.63%) FTP
4 1 (1.32%) ISDN
4 1 (1.32%) DNS
4 1 (1.32%) PBX
4 1 (1.32%) WAN
4 1 (1.32%) DHCP
4 1 (1.32%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.32%) Wireless
4 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.32%) DPNSS
4 1 (1.32%) ISUP
4 1 (1.32%) Q.931
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.32%) QlikView
4 1 (1.32%) DB2
4 1 (1.32%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.32%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.63%) SonarQube
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Billing
4 2 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) .NET
2 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.95%) Web Services
4 2 (2.63%) XML
4 2 (2.63%) XSLT
4 2 (2.63%) J2EE
4 2 (2.63%) Ajax
4 2 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.63%) WCF
4 2 (2.63%) WPF
4 2 (2.63%) Django
4 2 (2.63%) WebCenter
4 2 (2.63%) LAMP
4 2 (2.63%) REST
4 2 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (1.32%) CSS3
5 1 (1.32%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.32%) HTML5
5 1 (1.32%) CSS
5 1 (1.32%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.63%) Tandem
2 2 (2.63%) Economics
2 2 (2.63%) FMCG
2 2 (2.63%) Video on Demand
2 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.32%) BYOD
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) UNIX
3 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (10.53%) CRM
3 7 (9.21%) Migration
4 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (7.89%) Workflow
5 5 (6.58%) ITIL
5 5 (6.58%) Project Management
6 4 (5.26%) Information Security
7 3 (3.95%) SDLC
7 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.95%) SOA
8 2 (2.63%) B2B
8 2 (2.63%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.63%) E-business
8 2 (2.63%) Scrum
8 2 (2.63%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.63%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) SQL
2 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.26%) C#
3 4 (5.26%) Java
3 4 (5.26%) Python
4 2 (2.63%) Ruby
5 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.95%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) HNC
4 2 (2.63%) HND
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PMP
5 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) Varnish
3 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
1 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.63%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Oracle
2 10 (13.16%) SAP
3 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.89%) PeopleSoft
4 6 (7.89%) IBM
5 4 (5.26%) VMware
6 3 (3.95%) OpenText
6 3 (3.95%) Citrix
7 2 (2.63%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.63%) CA
7 2 (2.63%) Ericsson
7 2 (2.63%) HP
7 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.63%) Varonis
7 2 (2.63%) Nintex
7 2 (2.63%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.63%) Google
7 2 (2.63%) Huawei
7 2 (2.63%) Pega
7 2 (2.63%) Tektronix
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