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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Consultant
Rank 875 878 869
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Consultant 60 59 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.055% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.057% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 66
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £31,150 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £74,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -15.38%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016 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 11 February 2016. 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 58 £50,000 -13.04% 8
West Midlands +4 19 £47,500 -26.92%
London +4 17 £53,750 -17.30% 5
Warwickshire - 14 £47,500 -
North West +34 11 £47,500 -25.49% 1
Manchester +26 10 - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 10 £47,500 -
South East +10 9 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Surrey +15 6 £52,500 -16.00%
Woking +5 6 £52,500 -19.23%
Coventry - 4 £50,000 -
East of England -2 3 £55,000 -
Berkshire -7 3 £60,000 -42.85%
Essex - 3 £55,000 -
Hampshire +16 2 £60,000 +77.77%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £60,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £60,000 -
Reading - 2 £60,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £60,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £60,000 -
City of London +50 1 £77,500 +6.89%
Yorkshire +8 1 £37,500 -42.30% 1
Leeds +3 1 £37,500 -42.30%
West Yorkshire -5 1 £37,500 -42.30%
Somerset -10 1 £47,500 +72.72%
South West -18 1 £47,500 +72.72%
Staffordshire - 1 £32,500 -
Slough - 1 £47,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £47,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 -

Project Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 100 (77.52%) Project Management
2 57 (44.19%) PRINCE2
3 41 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (23.26%) Business Analysis
5 28 (21.71%) Presales
6 27 (20.93%) CRM
7 26 (20.16%) SaaS
8 24 (18.60%) Microsoft
9 23 (17.83%) Finance
10 21 (16.28%) MS Excel
11 19 (14.73%) Degree
12 16 (12.40%) SQL
12 16 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (12.40%) Retail
13 15 (11.63%) Waterfall
13 15 (11.63%) Risk Management
13 15 (11.63%) ERP
13 15 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 14 (10.85%) Project Planning
15 13 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (10.08%) .NET
15 13 (10.08%) Scrum
16 12 (9.30%) Oracle
16 12 (9.30%) Change Control
17 11 (8.53%) Salesforce.com
17 11 (8.53%) PMI Certification
17 11 (8.53%) Cognizant
18 10 (7.75%) Change Management
19 9 (6.98%) Banking
19 9 (6.98%) SAP

Project Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (2.33%) SAS
2 2 (1.55%) CMS
2 2 (1.55%) MS Project Server
2 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.78%) Drupal
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.65%) MS Project
3 3 (2.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (3.10%) SAP ERP
2 4 (3.10%) SAP SM
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.78%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.78%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.78%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.16%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.78%) Force.com
2 1 (0.78%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.10%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.78%) Selenium
2 1 (0.78%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (17.83%) Finance
2 16 (12.40%) Retail
3 9 (6.98%) Banking
4 6 (4.65%) Law
5 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.10%) Games
6 4 (3.10%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.33%) Legal
8 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.55%) Marketing
9 1 (0.78%) Billing
9 1 (0.78%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.08%) .NET
2 5 (3.88%) CSS
2 5 (3.88%) HTML
3 3 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.78%) Django
4 1 (0.78%) LAMP
4 1 (0.78%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.88%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.10%) PMI
4 4 (3.10%) Social Media
4 4 (3.10%) User Experience
5 2 (1.55%) EPoS
6 1 (0.78%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.78%) iSeries
6 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.55%) Linux
2 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (77.52%) Project Management
2 57 (44.19%) PRINCE2
3 41 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (23.26%) Business Analysis
5 28 (21.71%) Presales
6 27 (20.93%) CRM
7 16 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (11.63%) ERP
8 15 (11.63%) Risk Management
8 15 (11.63%) Waterfall
9 14 (10.85%) Project Planning
10 13 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (10.08%) Scrum
11 12 (9.30%) Change Control
12 10 (7.75%) Change Management
13 9 (6.98%) Portfolio Management
13 9 (6.98%) Resource Management
13 9 (6.98%) Time Management
14 8 (6.20%) Information Security
14 8 (6.20%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.40%) SQL
2 3 (2.33%) Java
3 2 (1.55%) C#
3 2 (1.55%) C++
4 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.78%) Python
4 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (14.73%) Degree
2 15 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (8.53%) PMI Certification
4 8 (6.20%) PMP
5 6 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (3.10%) SAP Certification
7 3 (2.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.30%) Oracle
3 11 (8.53%) Cognizant
3 11 (8.53%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (6.98%) SAP
5 4 (3.10%) Infor
6 2 (1.55%) Demandware
6 2 (1.55%) hybris
6 2 (1.55%) IBM
6 2 (1.55%) Progress
7 1 (0.78%) CA
7 1 (0.78%) Coverity
7 1 (0.78%) Ektron
7 1 (0.78%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.78%) HP
7 1 (0.78%) Kofax
7 1 (0.78%) Nintex
7 1 (0.78%) Pega
7 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.78%) SunGard
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + & an Outstanding Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £49000 - £61000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Langley James Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Company benefits
Posted: 23 days ago