The median contractor rate for a Management Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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.

Management Consultant
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 566 546
Rank change year-on-year +30 -20  
Contract jobs requiring a Management Consultant 65 78 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 57 46
Median daily rate £500 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +9.72% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £60.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43829 51011 53185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28353 33254 33375
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1511 2053
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Management Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Management Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Management Consultant in the UK

Management Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Management Consultant in the UK

Management Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Management Consultant over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Management Consultant in the UK

Management Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Management Consultant in the UK

Management Consultant
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 58 £500 -3.61% 15
London +4 24 £575 +9.52% 9
North West +25 10 £463 +10.77% 2
East Midlands 0 7 £538 +65.38%
South East +29 6 £491 -14.56%
Derby - 5 £506 -
Derbyshire - 5 £506 -
South West +5 4 £475 +5.55% 1
East of England -5 3 £475 +18.75%
Berkshire +23 2 - -
West Yorkshire +23 2 £528 -4.09% 2
Leeds +22 2 £528 -4.09% 2
Yorkshire +20 2 £528 -4.09% 2
Manchester +11 2 £575 +6.97% 1
Warrington - 2 £344 -
Surrey - 2 £470 -
Cardiff - 2 £500 -
Devon - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - - 1
Cheshire - 2 £344 -
South Wales - 2 £500 -
Wales - 2 £500 -
Scotland +44 1 - - 1
Hampshire +12 1 £513 -10.86%
Wiltshire +2 1 £475 +5.55%
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £500 -16.66%
Hertfordshire -1 1 - -
Merseyside -1 1 £434 +8.50% 1
Liverpool -1 1 £434 +8.50% 1
Swindon -2 1 £475 +5.55%

Management Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 featuring Management Consultant in the job title.

1 32 (24.24%) SAP
2 24 (18.18%) Finance
3 21 (15.91%) Service Management
4 19 (14.39%) ITIL
5 17 (12.88%) Project Management
5 17 (12.88%) Identity Access Management
6 15 (11.36%) Oracle
7 14 (10.61%) Security Cleared
7 14 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.85%) Change Management
9 12 (9.09%) SC Cleared
10 9 (6.82%) Microsoft
11 8 (6.06%) Java
11 8 (6.06%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.06%) Windows
11 8 (6.06%) PMI Certification
11 8 (6.06%) Performance Management
11 8 (6.06%) SAP IS-U
11 8 (6.06%) Asset Management
11 8 (6.06%) Application Performance Management
11 8 (6.06%) AppDynamics
12 7 (5.30%) Retail
12 7 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.30%) Problem Management
12 7 (5.30%) ITSM
12 7 (5.30%) CRM
12 7 (5.30%) ERP
12 7 (5.30%) PMP
13 6 (4.55%) BMC
13 6 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing

Management Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (2.27%) Confluence
2 2 (1.52%) SAS
2 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.52%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 8 (6.06%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.03%) SAP ERP
3 3 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.52%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.52%) SAP EWM
4 2 (1.52%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.52%) SAP MRS
5 1 (0.76%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.76%) Revive Adserver
5 1 (0.76%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.76%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.76%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (0.76%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.76%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) Internet
1 4 (3.03%) LAN
1 4 (3.03%) SNMP
2 2 (1.52%) LDAP
2 2 (1.52%) RFID
2 2 (1.52%) WAN
3 1 (0.76%) DNS
3 1 (0.76%) Extranet
3 1 (0.76%) Firewall
3 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.76%) Intranet
3 1 (0.76%) Network Security
3 1 (0.76%) Skype
3 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.27%) SAP BW
1 3 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.52%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.76%) KNIME
3 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) JIRA
2 2 (1.52%) Lombardi
2 2 (1.52%) MSI
3 1 (0.76%) IDA Disassembler
3 1 (0.76%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.76%) OllyDbg
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (18.18%) Finance
2 7 (5.30%) Retail
3 6 (4.55%) Banking
4 5 (3.79%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.79%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.03%) Billing
5 4 (3.03%) Law
6 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Automotive
7 1 (0.76%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.76%) German Language
7 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.27%) .NET
1 3 (2.27%) CSS
1 3 (2.27%) HTML
2 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.52%) J2EE
2 2 (1.52%) JSP
2 2 (1.52%) SailPoint
2 2 (1.52%) Servlets
2 2 (1.52%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.52%) Spring
2 2 (1.52%) Spring Security
2 2 (1.52%) XML
3 1 (0.76%) Dojo
3 1 (0.76%) jQuery
3 1 (0.76%) Middleware
3 1 (0.76%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.27%) CMDB
2 3 (2.27%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.52%) FMCG
3 2 (1.52%) Online Banking
3 2 (1.52%) PMI
4 1 (0.76%) AS400
4 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.76%) PKI
4 1 (0.76%) Robotics
4 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.06%) Windows
2 4 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.52%) Linux
3 2 (1.52%) Unix
4 1 (0.76%) Kali Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Solaris
4 1 (0.76%) VMS
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.91%) Service Management
2 19 (14.39%) ITIL
3 17 (12.88%) Identity Access Management
3 17 (12.88%) Project Management
4 14 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (9.85%) Change Management
6 8 (6.06%) Application Performance Management
6 8 (6.06%) Asset Management
6 8 (6.06%) Performance Management
6 8 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 7 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.30%) CRM
7 7 (5.30%) ERP
7 7 (5.30%) ITSM
7 7 (5.30%) Problem Management
8 6 (4.55%) Data Management
8 6 (4.55%) Logistics
8 6 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 6 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.79%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.06%) Java
2 6 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.03%) C#
4 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.27%) Python
4 3 (2.27%) SQL
5 2 (1.52%) C
5 2 (1.52%) Perl
5 2 (1.52%) VBScript
6 1 (0.76%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.76%) VB
6 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.06%) PMI Certification
4 7 (5.30%) PMP
5 4 (3.03%) Degree
5 4 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.52%) ACCA
6 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.52%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.76%) APMG
7 1 (0.76%) APMP
7 1 (0.76%) CCA
7 1 (0.76%) CCNA
7 1 (0.76%) CCNP
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.76%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.76%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) COBIT
1 4 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.27%) PMO
3 2 (1.52%) IFRS
4 1 (0.76%) GxP
4 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.52%) Docker
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) IAG
3 1 (0.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (2.27%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (2.27%) SCCM
2 2 (1.52%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.52%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.52%) OpenAM
2 2 (1.52%) ThinApp
2 2 (1.52%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.76%) Core Impact
3 1 (0.76%) EnCase
3 1 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.76%) MIIS
3 1 (0.76%) SCSM
3 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (24.24%) SAP
2 15 (11.36%) Oracle
3 9 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.06%) AppDynamics
5 6 (4.55%) BMC
6 5 (3.79%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.03%) CyberArk
7 4 (3.03%) ForgeRock
7 4 (3.03%) IBM
7 4 (3.03%) Remedy
8 3 (2.27%) CA
8 3 (2.27%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.27%) xMatters
9 2 (1.52%) Altiris
9 2 (1.52%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.52%) Microgen
9 2 (1.52%) VMware
10 1 (0.76%) DataFlux
10 1 (0.76%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.76%) Google
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