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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 458 522 443
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -79
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 168 129 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 86 84
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £481 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £66.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.50 - £65.00
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
46540 50073 48926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30705 32541 30337
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1918 1984
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +26 86 £525 -4.54% 40
South East +11 19 £475 +5.55% 8
West Midlands -8 14 £473 -4.30% 2
South West +23 13 £458 -39.00% 1
East of England +22 12 £375 -34.78% 3
North West +16 11 £550 +15.78% 1
Yorkshire +12 5 £425 -10.52% 5
East Midlands -6 1 - - 1
North East -23 1 £500 -
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 70 (22.15%) Finance
2 46 (14.56%) SAP
3 40 (12.66%) Oracle
3 40 (12.66%) Linux
3 40 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (12.03%) DevOps
5 37 (11.71%) Microsoft
6 36 (11.39%) Puppet
7 35 (11.08%) SQL
7 35 (11.08%) Windows
8 33 (10.44%) Java
8 33 (10.44%) Firewall
8 33 (10.44%) Amazon AWS
9 32 (10.13%) Security Cleared
10 30 (9.49%) Degree
11 29 (9.18%) Docker
12 28 (8.86%) Data Centre
13 27 (8.54%) Jenkins
14 26 (8.23%) Ansible
15 25 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (7.28%) Mentoring
16 23 (7.28%) Migration
17 22 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
17 22 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (6.65%) Active Directory
18 21 (6.65%) Information Security
18 21 (6.65%) Banking
18 21 (6.65%) SC Cleared
19 20 (6.33%) VMware
19 20 (6.33%) Project Management

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 11 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.53%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.58%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.27%) Apache
5 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.27%) IIS
5 4 (1.27%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.63%) SAS
7 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.32%) Confluence
8 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) JBoss
8 1 (0.32%) MTS
8 1 (0.32%) nginx
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 11 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Adobe Campaign
1 6 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (1.90%) SAP FI
1 6 (1.90%) SAP SD
2 5 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.58%) SAP CO
2 5 (1.58%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.27%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.95%) Primavera
4 3 (0.95%) RMDS
4 3 (0.95%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.63%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.63%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.63%) SAP GTS
5 2 (0.63%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.63%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.32%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.44%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.38%) Office 365
4 9 (2.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (2.85%) GitHub
4 9 (2.85%) PaaS
5 7 (2.22%) IaaS
6 6 (1.90%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.58%) SaaS
8 3 (0.95%) Yammer
9 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.32%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.44%) Firewall
2 15 (4.75%) VPN
3 10 (3.16%) LAN
3 10 (3.16%) Network Security
4 8 (2.53%) WAN
5 6 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (1.58%) BGP
6 5 (1.58%) Kerberos
7 4 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.27%) DNS
7 4 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (1.27%) IPsec
7 4 (1.27%) IPv6
7 4 (1.27%) LDAP
7 4 (1.27%) SAN
8 3 (0.95%) AMQP
8 3 (0.95%) EIGRP
8 3 (0.95%) OSPF
8 3 (0.95%) SSL
8 3 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.01%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.48%) MySQL
3 10 (3.16%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.85%) Big Data
4 9 (2.85%) RDBMS
4 9 (2.85%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.90%) DB2
7 6 (1.90%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (1.58%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.58%) SAP HANA
8 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.27%) QlikView
9 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (8.54%) Jenkins
2 11 (3.48%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.58%) JIRA
3 5 (1.58%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.95%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.95%) Selenium
4 3 (0.95%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.63%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.63%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.32%) ERwin
6 1 (0.32%) JMeter
6 1 (0.32%) JUnit
6 1 (0.32%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.32%) TestNG
6 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 70 (22.15%) Finance
2 21 (6.65%) Banking
3 13 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.48%) Marketing
5 10 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (2.85%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.85%) Retail
7 7 (2.22%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.95%) Law
9 2 (0.63%) Billing
9 2 (0.63%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Danish Language
10 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.38%) HTML
2 15 (4.75%) .NET
3 11 (3.48%) CSS
4 9 (2.85%) XML
5 8 (2.53%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.90%) Middleware
6 6 (1.90%) Web Services
7 4 (1.27%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (1.27%) RESTful
8 3 (0.95%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.95%) Backbone.js
8 3 (0.95%) COM
8 3 (0.95%) HTML5
8 3 (0.95%) React
8 3 (0.95%) REST
8 3 (0.95%) Spring
9 2 (0.63%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.63%) EDI
9 2 (0.63%) JSON
9 2 (0.63%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.86%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.43%) Public Cloud
3 11 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.85%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (0.95%) Credit Risk
6 3 (0.95%) Cryptography
6 3 (0.95%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (0.95%) Hedge funds
6 3 (0.95%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.63%) CESG
7 2 (0.63%) FMCG
7 2 (0.63%) Life Science
7 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.63%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.66%) Linux
2 35 (11.08%) Windows
3 17 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (4.75%) CentOS
5 14 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (3.80%) Windows Server
7 9 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.90%) Unix
9 5 (1.58%) Android
9 5 (1.58%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.63%) AIX
11 2 (0.63%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.63%) Solaris
11 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (12.03%) DevOps
3 23 (7.28%) Mentoring
3 23 (7.28%) Migration
4 22 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (6.65%) Information Security
6 20 (6.33%) Project Management
7 19 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (6.01%) ITIL
8 17 (5.38%) CRM
8 17 (5.38%) Open Source
9 12 (3.80%) Data Management
10 11 (3.48%) ETL
10 11 (3.48%) Load Balancing
11 10 (3.16%) TDD
12 9 (2.85%) Coaching
12 9 (2.85%) Data Modelling
13 8 (2.53%) Business Development
13 8 (2.53%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.08%) SQL
2 33 (10.44%) Java
3 20 (6.33%) C#
4 17 (5.38%) Ruby
5 15 (4.75%) Bash Shell
6 14 (4.43%) JavaScript
6 14 (4.43%) PowerShell
7 12 (3.80%) C++
8 11 (3.48%) C
8 11 (3.48%) Shell Script
9 9 (2.85%) Python
10 7 (2.22%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.90%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.90%) VBScript
12 4 (1.27%) Perl
13 3 (0.95%) VB
14 2 (0.63%) PHP
15 1 (0.32%) ABAP
15 1 (0.32%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 32 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 30 (9.49%) Degree
3 21 (6.65%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.43%) CISSP
5 12 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.16%) CCIE
7 8 (2.53%) RHCE
7 8 (2.53%) RHCSA
8 7 (2.22%) CISM
8 7 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.22%) RHCA
8 7 (2.22%) RHCT
9 6 (1.90%) CISA
9 6 (1.90%) MCSE
10 5 (1.58%) CCDE
10 5 (1.58%) CCNP
10 5 (1.58%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.27%) MBA
11 4 (1.27%) MCITP
12 3 (0.95%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.53%) QA
3 5 (1.58%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.58%) GMP
4 3 (0.95%) GAMP
4 3 (0.95%) GCP
4 3 (0.95%) GxP
4 3 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.95%) SDET
5 1 (0.32%) COBIT
5 1 (0.32%) COSO
5 1 (0.32%) GAAP
5 1 (0.32%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.32%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.32%) ISO27005
5 1 (0.32%) MiFID
5 1 (0.32%) RMADS
5 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (9.18%) Docker
2 21 (6.65%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.27%) vSphere
6 2 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.63%) vCloud
7 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.32%) Samba
7 1 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.32%) XenApp
7 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (11.39%) Puppet
2 26 (8.23%) Ansible
3 15 (4.75%) Kubernetes
4 14 (4.43%) Terraform
5 13 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (2.53%) SCOM
7 7 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
8 6 (1.90%) SCCM
9 5 (1.58%) Nessus
10 4 (1.27%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.95%) RSA Archer
12 2 (0.63%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 2 (0.63%) Netcool
12 2 (0.63%) Oracle Flashback
13 1 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
13 1 (0.32%) OpenAM
13 1 (0.32%) OpenIDM
13 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 46 (14.56%) SAP
2 40 (12.66%) Oracle
3 37 (11.71%) Microsoft
4 20 (6.33%) Cisco
4 20 (6.33%) VMware
5 14 (4.43%) IBM
6 12 (3.80%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.53%) Adobe
8 6 (1.90%) hybris
9 5 (1.58%) Juniper
9 5 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.27%) HP
10 4 (1.27%) NetApp
10 4 (1.27%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.95%) ArcSight
11 3 (0.95%) F5
11 3 (0.95%) Infor
11 3 (0.95%) Remedy
11 3 (0.95%) Reuters
12 2 (0.63%) Actimize
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