The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 89 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.20% - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1418 1471 1411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.72% 92.81% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 742 647
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £140 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 94 114
Average hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Senior Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 1 £301 - 2
Leicestershire - - - -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware