Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Management Consultant was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Management Consultant
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 352 364 379
Rank change year-on-year +12 +15 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Management Consultant 20 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.085% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.090% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 12
South East median daily rate £538 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +4.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £513 £316 £461
90th Percentile £710 £595 £575
England median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £48.00 - -
England median hourly rate £34.36 - £60.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15802 15500 18416
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.52% 93.97% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9382 9237 10813
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.12%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 641 769 921
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Management Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Management Consultant in the South East

Management Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Management Consultant in the South East

Management Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Management Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Management Consultant in the South East

Management Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Management Consultant in the South East

Management Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Management Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -8 11 £650 +44.44%
Berkshire +5 10 £650 +44.44%
Hampshire +12 5 £525 -8.70%
Surrey - 4 £550 - 2
Buckinghamshire -28 1 - -
Management Consultant
England

Management Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Management 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 South East region featuring Management Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (20.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security
2 4 (20.00%) Service Management
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (10.00%) PMO
4 2 (10.00%) Push Notifications
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) FMCG
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (10.00%) Product Management
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (10.00%) MS Visio

Management Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) SNMP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) FMCG
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
1 4 (20.00%) Information Security
1 4 (20.00%) Privileged Access Management
1 4 (20.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) ITSM
3 2 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (10.00%) Process Management
3 2 (10.00%) Product Management
3 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (10.00%) Push Notifications
3 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) GxP
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow