Period
to 15 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £520 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hounslow during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 15 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 34 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 8.52% 10.08% 10.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.19% 10.76% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 15
Hounslow median daily rate £520 £527 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +26.99% -12.63%
10th Percentile £241 £333 £255
90th Percentile £578 £575 £548
West London median daily rate £499 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.83% +5.88% -8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate £27.50 - £49.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hounslow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hounslow
Contract vacancies in Hounslow with a recognized job title 370 223 275
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.73% 93.70% 93.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 124 172
Hounslow median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £232 £215 £236
90th Percentile £625 £575 £572
West London median daily rate £450 £450 £402
% change year-on-year - +12.01% +3.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 19
Hounslow median hourly rate £15.86 £13.24 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.81% -28.45% +2.78%
10th Percentile £10.20 £12.00 £10.48
90th Percentile £115.00 £31.58 £51.50
West London median hourly rate £20.50 £23.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -10.87% +27.78% -2.70%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hounslow.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Hounslow

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Hounslow

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Hounslow over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Hounslow

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Hounslow

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentford -10 16 £520 +22.35%
Feltham +5 4 £240 -
Osterley - 2 £375 -
Consultant
West London

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hounslow region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (41.18%) SAP
2 10 (29.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (17.65%) ERP
4 6 (17.65%) Windows
4 6 (17.65%) Fit Analysis
5 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
5 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
5 5 (14.71%) Publishing
5 5 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (14.71%) Information Security
5 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
5 5 (14.71%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (14.71%) Analytics
5 5 (14.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
5 5 (14.71%) Universal Windows Platform
6 4 (11.76%) Threat Modelling
6 4 (11.76%) Virtual Team
6 4 (11.76%) Database Security
6 4 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (11.76%) CESG
6 4 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) CISSP
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 3 (8.82%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.88%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (2.94%) SAP BPC
3 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.94%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (2.94%) SAP GRC
3 1 (2.94%) SAP GTS
3 1 (2.94%) SAP LE
3 1 (2.94%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.94%) SAP PP
3 1 (2.94%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.71%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) BGP
1 1 (2.94%) EIGRP
1 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) HSRP
1 1 (2.94%) MPLS
1 1 (2.94%) OSPF
1 1 (2.94%) RTP
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
1 1 (2.94%) SNMP
1 1 (2.94%) SSL
1 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) LSMW
General
1 10 (29.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.71%) Publishing
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Universal Windows Platform
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) CESG
1 4 (11.76%) Virtual Team
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.94%) FMCG
4 1 (2.94%) Robotics
4 1 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) ERP
1 6 (17.65%) Fit Analysis
1 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.71%) Analytics
2 5 (14.71%) Information Security
2 5 (14.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
3 4 (11.76%) Database Security
3 4 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (11.76%) Quality Management
3 4 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) Threat Modelling
4 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) Security Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Threat Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) CCNP
1 4 (11.76%) CISA
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.76%) CISSP
2 3 (8.82%) CCNA
2 3 (8.82%) CISM
2 3 (8.82%) CSSLP
3 2 (5.88%) CCIE
4 1 (2.94%) CRISC
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) EnCE
4 1 (2.94%) GCIH
4 1 (2.94%) GREM
4 1 (2.94%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (8.82%) GMP
2 2 (5.88%) GxP
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.94%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.94%) EnCase
2 1 (2.94%) FTK
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) SAP
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) Workday
5 1 (2.94%) Automation Anywhere
5 1 (2.94%) Blue Prism
5 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.94%) F5
5 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.94%) Juniper
5 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.94%) Symantec
5 1 (2.94%) UiPath