The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 18 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 3 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.41% 2.88% 10.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 3.48% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £340 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -28.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £284 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £448 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +13.97%
Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region. 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
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
72 115 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 81.82% 82.73% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 83 78
Average daily rate £350 £320 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 2
Average hourly rate £13.09 £14.04 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% -9.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Consultant across the Uxbridge region.

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Consultant across the Uxbridge region.

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) FMCG
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) EDIFACT
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) XML Messaging
3 1 (16.67%) GIAC
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) EDI
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) SAP APO
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) SAP PP
3 1 (16.67%) SAP GRC
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Security
3 1 (16.67%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SCM
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Human Factors

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP APO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PP
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SCM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) EDI
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) EDIFACT
1 1 (16.67%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Logistics
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Security
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) GIAC
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP