The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Home Counties region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 7 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 4.00% 30.43% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Home Counties 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 permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
25 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 100.00% 91.30% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 13
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of job ads across the Home Counties region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Consultant
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Home Counties region.

Consultant Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Home Counties region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Informatica
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Information Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Netezza
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (50.00%) DataStage
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) ETL

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (50.00%) DataStage
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Licensing
2 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Information Management
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 3 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Informatica
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (50.00%) Netezza
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix