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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 465 508 446
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -62
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 165 124 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 81 79
Median daily rate £500 £515 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £370 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
46888 50234 48267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.99% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30895 32536 29727
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1440 1905 1932
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +35 95 £525 -6.66% 40
South East -4 15 £473 +5.00% 15
South West +20 14 £433 -42.33% 4
West Midlands -15 14 £473 -4.30% 1
North West +5 10 £550 +15.78% 3
East of England +22 6 £500 -13.04% 4
Yorkshire +4 5 £425 -2.85% 3
Midlands -9 2 £625 +13.63%
East Midlands 0 1 - - 1
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 65 (22.65%) Finance
2 44 (15.33%) DevOps
3 40 (13.94%) SAP
3 40 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (13.59%) Puppet
5 37 (12.89%) Oracle
5 37 (12.89%) Linux
6 35 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
7 33 (11.50%) Java
7 33 (11.50%) Microsoft
8 32 (11.15%) SQL
8 32 (11.15%) Docker
9 30 (10.45%) Ansible
9 30 (10.45%) Jenkins
9 30 (10.45%) Security Cleared
10 27 (9.41%) Windows
11 24 (8.36%) Firewall
11 24 (8.36%) Degree
12 23 (8.01%) Mentoring
13 22 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (7.32%) SC Cleared
15 20 (6.97%) Opscode Chef
16 19 (6.62%) Data Centre
16 19 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
16 19 (6.62%) Open Source
16 19 (6.62%) Banking
16 19 (6.62%) CRM
16 19 (6.62%) JavaScript
16 19 (6.62%) SQL Server
17 18 (6.27%) Migration

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 10 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.79%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.44%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.09%) IIS
4 6 (2.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.74%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.74%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.39%) Apache
7 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.05%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.70%) Jetty
8 2 (0.70%) Mongrel
8 2 (0.70%) Mule
8 2 (0.70%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.70%) nginx
8 2 (0.70%) SAS
8 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.44%) SAP FI
2 6 (2.09%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.09%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.09%) SAP CO
2 6 (2.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (1.74%) SAP PP
4 4 (1.39%) SAP SD
5 3 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.05%) Primavera
5 3 (1.05%) RMDS
6 2 (0.70%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.70%) SAP EWM
6 2 (0.70%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.70%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.70%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.35%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.18%) GitHub
3 12 (4.18%) Office 365
4 8 (2.79%) PaaS
5 6 (2.09%) Amazon S3
5 6 (2.09%) IaaS
6 5 (1.74%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.74%) SaaS
7 3 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.05%) Yammer
8 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.70%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.35%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.36%) Firewall
2 12 (4.18%) VPN
3 9 (3.14%) LAN
4 8 (2.79%) Network Security
5 7 (2.44%) WAN
6 6 (2.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (1.74%) DNS
7 5 (1.74%) IPsec
7 5 (1.74%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.39%) IPv6
8 4 (1.39%) SAN
9 3 (1.05%) AMQP
9 3 (1.05%) BGP
9 3 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.05%) DHCP
9 3 (1.05%) FTP
9 3 (1.05%) HTTP
9 3 (1.05%) LDAP
9 3 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.88%) MySQL
3 12 (4.18%) Big Data
4 11 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.48%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.14%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.14%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.09%) DB2
8 6 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.74%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.74%) IBM InfoSphere
9 5 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.74%) SAP HANA
9 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.05%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 30 (10.45%) Jenkins
2 14 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.74%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (1.39%) JIRA
5 2 (0.70%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.70%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.70%) Selenium
5 2 (0.70%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.70%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.35%) ERwin
6 1 (0.35%) GoCD
6 1 (0.35%) Gradle
6 1 (0.35%) JMeter
6 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.35%) Maven
6 1 (0.35%) NuGet
6 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 65 (22.65%) Finance
2 19 (6.62%) Banking
3 9 (3.14%) Marketing
3 9 (3.14%) Retail
3 9 (3.14%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.05%) Automotive
6 3 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.05%) Law
6 3 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.70%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Danish Language
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Games
8 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.23%) HTML
2 13 (4.53%) .NET
2 13 (4.53%) CSS
3 12 (4.18%) XML
4 7 (2.44%) Web Services
5 6 (2.09%) Middleware
6 4 (1.39%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.39%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.39%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (1.39%) RESTful
6 4 (1.39%) Spring
7 3 (1.05%) Backbone.js
7 3 (1.05%) COM
7 3 (1.05%) HTML5
7 3 (1.05%) React
8 2 (0.70%) J2EE
8 2 (0.70%) JMS
8 2 (0.70%) REST
8 2 (0.70%) Servlets
8 2 (0.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.62%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.88%) Public Cloud
3 10 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.74%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.05%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.05%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.05%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.70%) CESG
9 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.70%) Replication
9 2 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.35%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.35%) User Experience
10 1 (0.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.89%) Linux
2 27 (9.41%) Windows
3 17 (5.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (5.57%) CentOS
5 7 (2.44%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.74%) Android
7 5 (1.74%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.05%) Unix
8 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.70%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.70%) Solaris
9 2 (0.70%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.35%) AIX
10 1 (0.35%) Fedora
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (15.33%) DevOps
2 40 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (8.01%) Mentoring
4 22 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (6.62%) CRM
5 19 (6.62%) Open Source
6 18 (6.27%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (6.27%) Migration
7 17 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (5.57%) Project Management
9 15 (5.23%) ITIL
10 13 (4.53%) TDD
11 12 (4.18%) Data Management
12 11 (3.83%) Information Security
12 11 (3.83%) Project Planning
13 9 (3.14%) ETL
13 9 (3.14%) Load Balancing
14 8 (2.79%) Business Development
14 8 (2.79%) SDLC
15 7 (2.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 33 (11.50%) Java
2 32 (11.15%) SQL
3 19 (6.62%) JavaScript
4 17 (5.92%) C#
5 15 (5.23%) Bash Shell
5 15 (5.23%) Ruby
6 10 (3.48%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.14%) C
8 8 (2.79%) C++
8 8 (2.79%) Python
8 8 (2.79%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.05%) Perl
11 2 (0.70%) VB
11 2 (0.70%) VBScript
12 1 (0.35%) ABAP
12 1 (0.35%) PHP
12 1 (0.35%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 24 (8.36%) Degree
3 21 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.83%) CISSP
5 10 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.79%) CCIE
7 6 (2.09%) CISA
7 6 (2.09%) CISM
7 6 (2.09%) RHCE
8 5 (1.74%) CCDE
8 5 (1.74%) CCNP
8 5 (1.74%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.74%) RHCA
8 5 (1.74%) RHCSA
8 5 (1.74%) RHCT
9 4 (1.39%) MBA
10 3 (1.05%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.05%) VCAP
10 3 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.70%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.44%) QA
3 6 (2.09%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.05%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.70%) SDET
6 1 (0.35%) COBIT
6 1 (0.35%) COSO
6 1 (0.35%) GAAP
6 1 (0.35%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.35%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.35%) ISO27005
6 1 (0.35%) MiFID
6 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (11.15%) Docker
2 13 (4.53%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.70%) vSphere
6 1 (0.35%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.35%) NFS
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.35%) Samba
6 1 (0.35%) vCloud
6 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (13.59%) Puppet
2 30 (10.45%) Ansible
3 20 (6.97%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (5.23%) Kubernetes
5 14 (4.88%) Terraform
6 5 (1.74%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (1.39%) SCCM
8 3 (1.05%) Nessus
8 3 (1.05%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.05%) RSA Archer
9 2 (0.70%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.70%) Oracle Flashback
9 2 (0.70%) Packer
9 2 (0.70%) SCOM
10 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.35%) Nagios
10 1 (0.35%) Netcool
10 1 (0.35%) yum
Vendors
1 40 (13.94%) SAP
2 37 (12.89%) Oracle
3 33 (11.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (5.92%) Cisco
4 17 (5.92%) VMware
5 12 (4.18%) IBM
6 9 (3.14%) hybris
6 9 (3.14%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.44%) Adobe
8 5 (1.74%) Juniper
8 5 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.39%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.39%) Remedy
10 3 (1.05%) F5
10 3 (1.05%) Google
10 3 (1.05%) HP
10 3 (1.05%) Infor
10 3 (1.05%) NetApp
10 3 (1.05%) Reuters
11 2 (0.70%) Dell
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £65 to £68 per hour £65-68 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £800-900pd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago