9 consulting firms in top 30 Apprenticeships of UK

08 September 2014 Consultancy.uk 2 min. read

RateMyApprenticeship.co.uk has published the ‘Top 30 Employers’, in which it identifies the employers most popular among school leavers that undertook an Apprenticeship, School Leaver Programme, Sponsored Degree Programme, Gap Year Programme or Work Experience Scheme. In the list, 9 consulting firms can be found. Capgemini is the hightest ranking consulting firm on #4.


An apprenticeship is a real job with a mix of on-the-job and off-the-job training during which a specific set of skills and qualifications is taught that will be an attribution in future jobs. An apprenticeship usually takes between one and four years and can be done in a variety of industries, including accountancy, finance advice, engineering, retail, law and social care. In addition to training and education, an apprenticeship provides the apprentice with work experience and an income.

RateMyApprenticeship.co.uk - Top30 Employers

RateMyApprenticeship.co.uk's Top 30 Employers

To help school leavers understand which employers offer high-quality Apprenticeships online platform RateMyApprenticeship.co.uk's conducted research into the satisfaction of graduates on their apprenticeships. The platform based their rating on over 1,000 reviews from school leavers who undertook Apprenticeships, School Leaver Programmes, Sponsored Degree Programmes, Gap Year Programmes or Work Experience Schemes. Based on the analysis, RateMyApprenticeship.co.uk compiled a list of the top 30 Apprenticeship employers.

The list that is led by Virgin Media, followed by Peugeot Citroen, includes 9 consulting firms. With professional services firm Capgemini ranking as highest consulting on #4. Large accounting and consulting players in the list are EY (#9), Grant Thornton (#10), BDO (#17), Deloitte (#18) and PwC (#20).  Other professional services firms are Accenture (#21) and Aon (#26). The top 30 is closed by Arup, an engineering and consulting firm. 

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