Period
to 20 April 2019

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £520 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hounslow during the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

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
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 30 15
Rank change year-on-year +14 -15 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 32 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 9.36% 5.32% 7.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.76% 5.73% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 4
Hounslow median daily rate £520 £475 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.47% +11.50% -5.33%
10th Percentile £443 £405 £323
90th Percentile £612 £650 £527
West London median daily rate £514 £450 £465
% change year-on-year +14.17% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - - -

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 328 262 162
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 92.91% 85.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 177 67
Hounslow median daily rate £459 £475 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.42% +18.01% -4.39%
10th Percentile £239 £241 £185
90th Percentile £588 £600 £516
West London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 10
Hounslow median hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +80.39% -30.14%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.80 £8.95
90th Percentile £115.00 £44.30 £58.13
West London median hourly rate £32.00 £24.92 £25.00
% change year-on-year +28.41% -0.32% +38.89%

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 20 April 2019.

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 20 April 2019. 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 0 24 £521 +26.36% 1
Feltham -4 5 £425 -29.17% 1
Chiswick +8 3 £450 -21.05%
Consultant
West London

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 20 (62.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 14 (43.75%) Workday
3 8 (25.00%) SAP
4 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (21.88%) Cutover Planning
4 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
4 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
5 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (18.75%) ERP
5 6 (18.75%) Degree
5 6 (18.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (15.63%) GxP
6 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.63%) Finance
6 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
6 5 (15.63%) Validation
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 4 (12.50%) QA
7 4 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
7 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (9.38%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (9.38%) Time Management
8 3 (9.38%) QMS
8 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence

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 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Workday HCM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP APO
2 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.13%) SAP EWM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP PM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) Profibus
1 1 (3.13%) RFID
1 1 (3.13%) SMTP
1 1 (3.13%) SSH
1 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Power BI
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Lumira
2 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.13%) Spotfire
General
1 20 (62.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) SailPoint
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) CESG
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) FMCG
3 1 (3.13%) Life Science
3 1 (3.13%) SCADA
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Cutover Planning
1 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
1 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
2 6 (18.75%) ERP
3 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (15.63%) Validation
4 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (9.38%) QMS
5 3 (9.38%) Quality Management
5 3 (9.38%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (9.38%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
5 3 (9.38%) Time Management
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security
6 2 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) IISP
3 1 (3.13%) CCA
3 1 (3.13%) CISA
3 1 (3.13%) CRISC
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) GxP
2 4 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (12.50%) QA
3 3 (9.38%) GMP
4 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (3.13%) GAMP
5 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Workday
2 8 (25.00%) SAP
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) Kronos
5 2 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) Concur
6 1 (3.13%) CyberArk
6 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.13%) VMware