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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Consultant
London / City of London
Rank 147 145 179
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 9 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
Median daily rate £450 £440 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £439 £515
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £770
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £480
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -10.41%
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 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
2780 2868 4872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.53% 95.76% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2245 3761
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 44 77
Median hourly rate £20.10 £24.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +35.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £53.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 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 City of London region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) User Experience
4 2 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (14.29%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Power BI
4 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Lake
5 1 (7.14%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Attribution
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (7.14%) Terraform

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 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) Power BI
1 2 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.14%) Data Lake
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Blog
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.14%) LIMS
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) CentOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Analytics
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Presales
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (7.14%) Master Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Server Hardening
3 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCDE
2 1 (7.14%) CCIE
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCSD
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Advent
2 1 (7.14%) Bloomberg
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) FactSet
2 1 (7.14%) StatPro
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter