Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £501 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hounslow during the 6 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 11 3
Rank change year-on-year -16 -8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 19 16 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 6.01% 7.66% 20.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.44% 8.38% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 48
Hounslow median daily rate £501 £505 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.79% +12.22% -
10th Percentile £406 £382 £375
90th Percentile £575 £594 £508
West London median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - £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 295 191 273
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.35% 91.39% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 101 203
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +4.94% +0.31%
10th Percentile £256 £213 £243
90th Percentile £600 £528 £509
West London median daily rate £450 £417 £410
% change year-on-year +8.04% +1.59% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 15
Hounslow median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -35.14% -47.14%
10th Percentile £12.75 £8.80 £13.68
90th Percentile £38.88 £63.13 £33.45
West London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year -11.63% +8.86% +12.86%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +4 10 £419 - 1
Chiswick -12 3 £570 +5.85%
Feltham -4 1 - -
Osterley - 1 - -
Consultant
West London

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 5 (26.32%) SAP
1 5 (26.32%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (21.05%) Puppet
2 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Cloudera
3 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Back Office
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Basis
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel

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 1 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
1 1 (5.26%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
1 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.26%) Power BI
3 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
3 1 (5.26%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (5.26%) QlikView
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (10.53%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) German Language
3 1 (5.26%) Italian Language
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.26%) COM
2 1 (5.26%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) CESG
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) LIMS
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
1 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) ETL
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) B2B
3 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) QMS
3 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) ABAP
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (5.26%) R
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) IISP
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (10.53%) GMP
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) SAP
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.26%) Ariba
4 1 (5.26%) Concur
4 1 (5.26%) LabWare
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Qualys
4 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow