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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 187 209 188
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 16 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.29% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 19
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£533 £538 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% +26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £19.17 -
% change year-on-year
+199.94% -
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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
5311 6588 6022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.16% 93.04% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4061 4818 4440
Average daily rate £435 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 130 141
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £11.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £32.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014, 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 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 5 (15.63%) Web Services
4 5 (15.63%) C#
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) .NET
5 4 (12.50%) Fixed Income
5 4 (12.50%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) Business Development
5 4 (12.50%) Ruby
5 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (12.50%) Puppet
5 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (12.50%) Ansible
5 4 (12.50%) SaltStack
5 4 (12.50%) User Experience
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Selenium
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
6 3 (9.38%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) BGP
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.13%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP SRM
2 1 (3.13%) assyst
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) BGP
1 2 (6.25%) MPLS
1 2 (6.25%) OSPF
2 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.13%) IGRP
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) NUnit
2 2 (6.25%) FitNesse
2 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Ant
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.13%) WCF
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Fixed Income
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.13%) Open Source
3 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.13%) FMCG
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.13%) Blog
3 1 (3.13%) GIS
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 4 (12.50%) Migration
2 4 (12.50%) Business Development
3 3 (9.38%) Scrum
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
3 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) CRM
4 2 (6.25%) TDD
4 2 (6.25%) Information Security
4 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Kanban
4 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.25%) System Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Information Architecture
4 2 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Python
2 5 (15.63%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) Ruby
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.25%) CCIE
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) CEH
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (3.13%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (3.13%) XenServer
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
1 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) SaltStack
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Juniper
4 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
4 2 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Tableau
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) webMethods
5 1 (3.13%) Sony
5 1 (3.13%) ESRI
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