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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Consultant
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 58 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% - 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £423 £475
% change year-on-year
+12.42% -11.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
632 609 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.78% 94.71% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 376 351
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 28
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £25.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) GMP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Life Science
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) GMP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft