The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 170 177 179
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 16 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.41% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 4
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£513 £470 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.04% -24.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £400 £439
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £785
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £475
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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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
4701 5391 5260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.81% 93.38% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3589 3786 3909
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 85 117
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.75 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Consultant in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 March 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Consultant in their job title.

1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) CRM
4 5 (15.63%) HTML
4 5 (15.63%) .NET
4 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (15.63%) User Experience
5 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (12.50%) Ansible
5 4 (12.50%) SaltStack
5 4 (12.50%) Yammer
5 4 (12.50%) Puppet
5 4 (12.50%) Lync
5 4 (12.50%) Office 365
5 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (12.50%) Ruby
5 4 (12.50%) Ajax
5 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.50%) Web Services
5 4 (12.50%) XML
5 4 (12.50%) XSL
5 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) Lync
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.13%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.50%) Yammer
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) MPLS
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (6.25%) OSPF
2 2 (6.25%) BGP
3 1 (3.13%) FTP
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.13%) IGRP
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Ant
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
1 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) Ajax
2 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) XML
2 4 (12.50%) XSL
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) EDI
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.13%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Fixed Income
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Project Management
2 5 (15.63%) CRM
3 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.38%) Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) Information Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Business Development
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Data Management
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Python
2 4 (12.50%) Ruby
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Certification
3 1 (3.13%) GCIA
3 1 (3.13%) GCIH
3 1 (3.13%) GIAC
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Ansible
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
1 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) SaltStack
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) F5
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
3 2 (6.25%) NetApp
3 2 (6.25%) Juniper
3 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.13%) webMethods
4 1 (3.13%) ESRI
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau
4 1 (3.13%) Zoho
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