The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank - 53 50
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.38% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.40% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
747 495 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 94.92% 93.93% 91.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 281 230
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £220 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 29
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £19.17 £28.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Business Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Business Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Business Consultant
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Xcelsius
2 2 (50.00%) SAP BPC
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BI
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Xcelsius
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft