The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 155 154 189
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 10 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 13
Median daily rate £475 £440 £533
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% -17.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £438 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £465 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £450 £525
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00
Senior Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3021 3289 5467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.45% 95.58% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2398 2613 4193
Median daily rate £490 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 103
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £41.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Senior Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 City of London region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (15.79%) LAN
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) CCIE
5 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) Firewall
5 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Open Source
5 3 (15.79%) CCDE
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (10.53%) Hedge funds
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) User Experience
6 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
6 2 (10.53%) Document Management
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) AMQP
2 1 (5.26%) MQTT
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.53%) Power BI
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) OLAP
2 1 (5.26%) QlikView
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
1 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (5.26%) React
1 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (10.53%) Hedge funds
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Blog
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.26%) LIMS
4 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) CentOS
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
2 3 (15.79%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Document Management
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Presales
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
1 3 (15.79%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCDE
2 3 (15.79%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) MCSD
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SDET
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Advent
2 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) FactSet
2 1 (5.26%) StatPro
2 1 (5.26%) Tableau
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter