The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 36 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 26 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.25% 4.40% 9.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.45% 4.54% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 35
Median salary £55,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,250 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £57,950 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Consultant
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
477 507 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.36% 96.94% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 398 419 389
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Watford

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Watford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Watford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 39 (51.32%) Finance
2 23 (30.26%) Java
3 21 (27.63%) SAP
4 20 (26.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 20 (26.32%) SAP CO
4 20 (26.32%) SAP FI
5 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (25.00%) HTML
6 18 (23.68%) Windows
7 17 (22.37%) Retail
8 15 (19.74%) XML
8 15 (19.74%) SAP PS
8 15 (19.74%) SAP SD
9 13 (17.11%) Banking
10 12 (15.79%) Windows Server
10 12 (15.79%) WebSphere
10 12 (15.79%) Degree
10 12 (15.79%) SAP FI-AP
10 12 (15.79%) SAP FI-AR
10 12 (15.79%) Hyper-V
10 12 (15.79%) SAP BPC
10 12 (15.79%) Process Improvement
10 12 (15.79%) VMware
10 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (15.79%) ACCA
10 12 (15.79%) MCSE
10 12 (15.79%) J2EE
11 11 (14.47%) SAN
11 11 (14.47%) Citrix
11 11 (14.47%) CCA

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 12 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 10 (13.16%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.95%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (26.32%) SAP CO
1 20 (26.32%) SAP FI
1 20 (26.32%) SAP FI/CO
2 15 (19.74%) SAP PS
2 15 (19.74%) SAP SD
3 12 (15.79%) SAP BPC
3 12 (15.79%) SAP FI-AP
3 12 (15.79%) SAP FI-AR
4 4 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (3.95%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) iSCSI
1 11 (14.47%) NetScaler
1 11 (14.47%) SAN
2 10 (13.16%) Internet
3 2 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SAP BI
2 3 (3.95%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.63%) Informix
3 2 (2.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (51.32%) Finance
2 17 (22.37%) Retail
3 13 (17.11%) Banking
4 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.63%) German Language
5 2 (2.63%) Military
6 1 (1.32%) French Language
6 1 (1.32%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.32%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.00%) HTML
2 15 (19.74%) XML
3 12 (15.79%) J2EE
4 10 (13.16%) CSS
4 10 (13.16%) EJB
4 10 (13.16%) JSP
4 10 (13.16%) Servlets
4 10 (13.16%) XHTML
5 7 (9.21%) HTML5
6 2 (2.63%) .NET
6 2 (2.63%) Classic ASP
6 2 (2.63%) JFC
6 2 (2.63%) jQuery
6 2 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.95%) Data Extraction
2 3 (3.95%) PKI
3 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.32%) iPad
3 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Windows
2 12 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 10 (13.16%) Unix
4 2 (2.63%) Linux
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.79%) Process Improvement
2 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
2 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
2 10 (13.16%) MVC
2 10 (13.16%) Project Management
3 7 (9.21%) ETL
3 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
3 7 (9.21%) Migration
4 6 (7.89%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (7.89%) Data Migration
4 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.58%) Change Control
5 5 (6.58%) CRM
5 5 (6.58%) Risk Management
6 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.26%) Coaching
7 3 (3.95%) Data Analysis
7 3 (3.95%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.26%) Java
2 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.16%) SQL
4 8 (10.53%) C#
5 6 (7.89%) C++
5 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.95%) ABAP
7 2 (2.63%) C
7 2 (2.63%) Perl
7 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.63%) VB
7 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) ACCA
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
1 12 (15.79%) MCSE
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.47%) CCA
2 11 (14.47%) CCAA
2 11 (14.47%) CCNA
2 11 (14.47%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (14.47%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) CISA
5 2 (2.63%) CISSP
6 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) MCSA
6 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 11 (14.47%) XenApp
2 11 (14.47%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) SAP
2 12 (15.79%) VMware
3 11 (14.47%) Citrix
4 10 (13.16%) IBM
5 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.89%) Informatica
6 6 (7.89%) Oracle
6 6 (7.89%) Talend
7 3 (3.95%) CA
Watford
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