The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Consultant
Rank 785 832 808
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Consultant 107 97 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.083% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.088% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 75 92 51
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £33,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +4.54%

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

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Project Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Project Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Project Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Consultant over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Project Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 93 £50,000 -16.66% 12
London +35 39 £55,000 -12.00% 8
South East +3 20 £67,500 -10.00%
South West -6 9 £27,500 -51.11% 1
Scotland +21 8 £42,000 +9.09%
Leeds +12 8 £50,000 +49.25%
West Yorkshire +5 8 £50,000 +49.25%
Yorkshire -2 8 £50,000 +49.25% 1
Surrey +18 7 £80,000 -8.57%
Cambridgeshire +18 7 £37,500 -
East of England -6 7 £37,500 -43.18%
Bristol -8 6 £27,500 -52.17% 1
Cambridge - 6 £36,250 -
Glasgow - 6 £42,000 -
City of London +25 4 £66,250 +10.41%
Leatherhead -1 4 £80,000 -8.57%
Wales +2 3 £50,000 +42.85%
South Wales -4 3 £50,000 +42.85%
West Midlands -16 3 £40,000 -46.66%
Cardiff - 3 £50,000 -
Newport - 3 £50,000 -
Leicestershire +13 2 £46,250 +54.16%
Manchester +5 2 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Edinburgh +3 2 £45,000 +16.88%
East Midlands +1 2 £46,250 +50.40%
Berkshire -4 2 £52,500 -30.00%
North West -6 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Gloucestershire -12 2 £63,750 +59.37%
Cobham - 2 £55,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £63,750 -

Project Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project 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 IT job ads sampled with Project Consultant in their job title.

1 113 (72.90%) Project Management
2 55 (35.48%) Finance
3 45 (29.03%) PRINCE2
4 38 (24.52%) Degree
5 27 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (15.48%) Programme Management
7 23 (14.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (13.55%) MS Project
9 20 (12.90%) Portfolio Management
10 19 (12.26%) Risk Management
11 16 (10.32%) Cognizant
11 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (9.68%) Legal
12 15 (9.68%) Banking
12 15 (9.68%) Retail
13 14 (9.03%) SAP
14 13 (8.39%) MS Excel
14 13 (8.39%) CISSP
14 13 (8.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 13 (8.39%) Law
15 11 (7.10%) Change Control
15 11 (7.10%) ISEB
15 11 (7.10%) Software Delivery
16 10 (6.45%) Data Centre
16 10 (6.45%) Oracle
16 10 (6.45%) Information Security
16 10 (6.45%) Primavera
16 10 (6.45%) Critical Path Analysis
16 10 (6.45%) Earned Value Management
17 9 (5.81%) Waterfall

Project Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project 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 IT job ads sampled with Project Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.81%) IIS
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.94%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.29%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (13.55%) MS Project
2 13 (8.39%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.52%) MS Office
5 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (6.45%) Primavera
2 7 (4.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (4.52%) Sage 200
3 3 (1.94%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.29%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.65%) Summit
5 1 (0.65%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) Force.com
2 2 (1.29%) SaaS
2 2 (1.29%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.29%) LAN
1 2 (1.29%) WAN
1 2 (1.29%) WebEx
2 1 (0.65%) MPLS
2 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 5 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.29%) Big Data
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (1.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (1.94%) ClearCase
1 3 (1.94%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (1.29%) JIRA
General
1 55 (35.48%) Finance
2 15 (9.68%) Legal
2 15 (9.68%) Banking
2 15 (9.68%) Retail
3 13 (8.39%) Law
4 7 (4.52%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.94%) Marketing
5 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.94%) Advertising
5 3 (1.94%) Back Office
6 2 (1.29%) Publishing
6 2 (1.29%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.29%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Automotive
7 1 (0.65%) French Language
7 1 (0.65%) German Language
7 1 (0.65%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.65%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.58%) .NET
2 3 (1.94%) HTML
3 2 (1.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.29%) CSS
3 2 (1.29%) XML
4 1 (0.65%) Java EE
4 1 (0.65%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.65%) HTML5
4 1 (0.65%) REST
4 1 (0.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.81%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.87%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.58%) NHS
6 3 (1.94%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.29%) Blog
8 1 (0.65%) iSeries
8 1 (0.65%) CESG
8 1 (0.65%) PMI
8 1 (0.65%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.58%) Windows
2 2 (1.29%) UNIX
3 1 (0.65%) Solaris
3 1 (0.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (72.90%) Project Management
2 45 (29.03%) PRINCE2
3 27 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (15.48%) Programme Management
5 23 (14.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (12.90%) Portfolio Management
7 19 (12.26%) Risk Management
8 11 (7.10%) Software Delivery
8 11 (7.10%) Change Control
9 10 (6.45%) Earned Value Management
9 10 (6.45%) Information Security
9 10 (6.45%) Critical Path Analysis
10 9 (5.81%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.81%) Waterfall
10 9 (5.81%) Resource Management
11 8 (5.16%) Performance Management
11 8 (5.16%) SDLC
11 8 (5.16%) ERP
11 8 (5.16%) Supplier Management
12 7 (4.52%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.52%) SQL
2 3 (1.94%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.29%) Java
3 2 (1.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.65%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (24.52%) Degree
2 13 (8.39%) CISSP
2 13 (8.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (7.10%) ISEB
4 7 (4.52%) CISM
5 6 (3.87%) PMP
5 6 (3.87%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.23%) APMP
7 4 (2.58%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.29%) MAPM
8 2 (1.29%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) MBA
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.65%) CCNP
9 1 (0.65%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.87%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.94%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (1.94%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (1.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (1.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (10.32%) Cognizant
2 14 (9.03%) SAP
3 10 (6.45%) Oracle
4 7 (4.52%) Sage
5 6 (3.87%) Splunk
5 6 (3.87%) ArcSight
6 5 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.94%) CA
8 2 (1.29%) Google
9 1 (0.65%) Brocade
9 1 (0.65%) F5
9 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.65%) McAfee
9 1 (0.65%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.65%) Apple
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco
9 1 (0.65%) IBM
9 1 (0.65%) SunGard
9 1 (0.65%) EMC
9 1 (0.65%) Juniper
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Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PA Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
United Kingdom
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Salary: Salary Depending on Experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Midlands
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago