The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Docklands, London during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Consultant
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 8 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 +14  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 9.80% 12.07% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.20% 12.28% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Median daily rate £325 £625 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.00% -7.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £51.03 £47.50
% change year-on-year +3.86% +7.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 49 57 138
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 96.08% 98.28% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 35 100
Median daily rate £600 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Docklands, London

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Consultant in Docklands, London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Docklands, London

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Docklands, London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Docklands, London

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant in Docklands, London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Docklands, London

Consultant Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Docklands, London region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) SLA
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
1 3 (50.00%) Fund Accounting
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) VSAN
3 1 (16.67%) Presales

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VSAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Fund Accounting
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware