The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 66 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Senior Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
751 725 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.41% 97.05% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 448 394
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 39
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.50 £27.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Senior Consultant in the job title.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Birmingham region.

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Senior Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Senior 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 Birmingham region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PP
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payroll

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (20.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP