The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 470 484 438
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -46
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 161 123 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 76 73
Median daily rate £525 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £330 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Senior Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47342 48948 45494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.84% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31078 31567 28107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1851 1890
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 97 £525 +5.00% 42
South East -8 17 £475 +11.76% 10
South West +13 13 £400 -6.97% 3
North West -8 10 £550 +18.91% 6
West Midlands -15 10 £470 -6.00% 3
East of England +24 7 £600 - 3
Midlands -6 2 £625 +13.63%
Yorkshire -4 1 - - 4
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 England region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 67 (24.63%) Finance
2 47 (17.28%) DevOps
3 39 (14.34%) Puppet
4 36 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
6 34 (12.50%) Java
7 33 (12.13%) SAP
8 32 (11.76%) Jenkins
8 32 (11.76%) Docker
9 31 (11.40%) Oracle
9 31 (11.40%) Linux
10 30 (11.03%) Ansible
11 29 (10.66%) Windows
12 28 (10.29%) SQL
12 28 (10.29%) Microsoft
13 27 (9.93%) Banking
14 26 (9.56%) Opscode Chef
15 25 (9.19%) Security Cleared
16 22 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (8.09%) Mentoring
17 20 (7.35%) JavaScript
17 20 (7.35%) Open Source
17 20 (7.35%) Degree
18 19 (6.99%) SC Cleared
18 19 (6.99%) Migration
19 18 (6.62%) VMware
19 18 (6.62%) SQL Server
19 18 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
20 17 (6.25%) Firewall
21 16 (5.88%) HTML

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.31%) IIS
1 9 (3.31%) SharePoint
1 9 (3.31%) WebSphere
2 8 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.57%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.47%) Jetty
5 4 (1.47%) nginx
6 3 (1.10%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.74%) Apache
7 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.74%) JBoss
7 2 (0.74%) Mule
7 2 (0.74%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.74%) SAS
7 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.37%) JCAPS
8 1 (0.37%) MTS
Applications
1 5 (1.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.84%) Adobe Campaign
1 5 (1.84%) SAP CO
1 5 (1.84%) SAP FI
1 5 (1.84%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (1.84%) SAP PP
2 4 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.10%) RMDS
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.74%) SAP EWM
4 2 (0.74%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.74%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.74%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.37%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.37%) SAP MII
5 1 (0.37%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.78%) GitHub
4 8 (2.94%) Office 365
4 8 (2.94%) PaaS
5 7 (2.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.21%) IaaS
7 5 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.84%) SaaS
8 4 (1.47%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.47%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.25%) Firewall
2 12 (4.41%) VPN
3 8 (2.94%) LAN
4 7 (2.57%) DNS
4 7 (2.57%) Network Security
4 7 (2.57%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.57%) WAN
5 6 (2.21%) DHCP
5 6 (2.21%) IPsec
6 5 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (1.84%) FTP
6 5 (1.84%) HTTP
6 5 (1.84%) LDAP
7 4 (1.47%) IPv6
8 3 (1.10%) AMQP
8 3 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.10%) MQTT
8 3 (1.10%) SAN
9 2 (0.74%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.51%) MySQL
3 13 (4.78%) Big Data
4 11 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.68%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.57%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.57%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.84%) DB2
8 5 (1.84%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (1.84%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (1.84%) QlikView
8 5 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.47%) SAP HANA
9 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 32 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 15 (5.51%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.47%) Travis CI
4 3 (1.10%) GoCD
4 3 (1.10%) JIRA
4 3 (1.10%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (1.10%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.74%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.37%) Ant
6 1 (0.37%) ERwin
6 1 (0.37%) Gradle
6 1 (0.37%) Hudson
6 1 (0.37%) JMeter
6 1 (0.37%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.37%) Maven
6 1 (0.37%) NuGet
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (24.63%) Finance
2 27 (9.93%) Banking
3 11 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.31%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.94%) Marketing
5 8 (2.94%) Retail
6 5 (1.84%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.10%) Automotive
7 3 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.10%) Legal
7 3 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.74%) Front Office
9 1 (0.37%) Billing
9 1 (0.37%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.37%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.88%) HTML
2 15 (5.51%) CSS
3 13 (4.78%) .NET
4 12 (4.41%) XML
5 8 (2.94%) Web Services
6 6 (2.21%) Middleware
7 4 (1.47%) J2EE
7 4 (1.47%) Servlets
7 4 (1.47%) SOAP
7 4 (1.47%) Spring
8 3 (1.10%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.10%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.10%) Backbone.js
8 3 (1.10%) COM
8 3 (1.10%) HTML5
8 3 (1.10%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (1.10%) React
8 3 (1.10%) RESTful
9 2 (0.74%) Node.js
9 2 (0.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.78%) Public Cloud
2 11 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.04%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.21%) Data Integration
3 6 (2.21%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.84%) Credit Risk
4 5 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.10%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.10%) Market Risk
5 3 (1.10%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.74%) CESG
6 2 (0.74%) CMDB
6 2 (0.74%) Derivative
6 2 (0.74%) FMCG
6 2 (0.74%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (0.74%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.37%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.40%) Linux
2 29 (10.66%) Windows
3 15 (5.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (5.15%) CentOS
5 8 (2.94%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.74%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.74%) Solaris
7 2 (0.74%) Unix
7 2 (0.74%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.37%) AIX
8 1 (0.37%) Android
8 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.37%) Fedora
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (17.28%) DevOps
2 36 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (8.09%) Mentoring
3 22 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (7.35%) Open Source
5 19 (6.99%) Migration
6 16 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (5.51%) CRM
7 15 (5.51%) ITIL
8 14 (5.15%) TDD
9 13 (4.78%) Project Management
10 11 (4.04%) Configuration Management
11 10 (3.68%) Information Security
12 9 (3.31%) Analytics
12 9 (3.31%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (3.31%) Data Management
12 9 (3.31%) ETL
13 8 (2.94%) Coaching
13 8 (2.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (12.50%) Java
2 28 (10.29%) SQL
3 20 (7.35%) JavaScript
4 15 (5.51%) C#
4 15 (5.51%) Ruby
5 13 (4.78%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.94%) Python
6 8 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.21%) C
7 6 (2.21%) C++
8 5 (1.84%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.10%) Perl
9 3 (1.10%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.74%) VB
11 1 (0.37%) Groovy
11 1 (0.37%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (9.19%) Security Cleared
2 20 (7.35%) Degree
3 19 (6.99%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.57%) CISSP
6 6 (2.21%) CCIE
7 5 (1.84%) CCDE
7 5 (1.84%) CISA
7 5 (1.84%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.47%) CISM
8 4 (1.47%) MBA
9 3 (1.10%) CCNP
10 2 (0.74%) CCNA
10 2 (0.74%) CRISC
10 2 (0.74%) JNCIP
10 2 (0.74%) JNCIS
10 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.74%) PMP
10 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.74%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.57%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.57%) QA
3 4 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.10%) SLA
5 2 (0.74%) COBIT
5 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.74%) SDET
6 1 (0.37%) GAAP
6 1 (0.37%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.37%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.37%) ISO27005
6 1 (0.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 32 (11.76%) Docker
2 15 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.78%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.74%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.37%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.37%) NFS
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.37%) Samba
6 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (14.34%) Puppet
2 30 (11.03%) Ansible
3 26 (9.56%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (4.78%) Kubernetes
5 12 (4.41%) Terraform
6 3 (1.10%) Nagios
6 3 (1.10%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.10%) Salt
6 3 (1.10%) SCCM
7 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.74%) Nessus
7 2 (0.74%) Packer
8 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.37%) Riemann
8 1 (0.37%) SCOM
8 1 (0.37%) yum
Vendors
1 33 (12.13%) SAP
2 31 (11.40%) Oracle
3 28 (10.29%) Microsoft
4 18 (6.62%) VMware
5 14 (5.15%) Cisco
6 12 (4.41%) IBM
7 7 (2.57%) hybris
8 6 (2.21%) Adobe
9 5 (1.84%) Google
10 4 (1.47%) Citrix
10 4 (1.47%) Juniper
11 3 (1.10%) F5
11 3 (1.10%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.10%) Murex
11 3 (1.10%) Rackspace
11 3 (1.10%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.10%) Remedy
11 3 (1.10%) Reuters
12 2 (0.74%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.74%) Veeam
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