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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 465 479 430
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 153 133 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 86 74
Median daily rate £500 £474 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.54% -4.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £336 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
47023 47467 46270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.91% 94.81% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31062 30430 28861
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1390 1810 1901
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.55 £40.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +11 89 £525 +5.00% 44
South East 0 20 £450 - 19
South West +10 12 £400 -5.88% 6
North West -4 12 £550 +18.91% 11
West Midlands -19 7 £500 -10.71% 1
East of England +18 6 £550 +33.33% 4
Midlands -7 2 £625 +13.63%
East Midlands -6 1 £363 -17.14%
Yorkshire -7 1 - - 5
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 64 (24.15%) Finance
2 39 (14.72%) DevOps
3 37 (13.96%) Java
4 36 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (11.70%) Puppet
5 31 (11.70%) SAP
5 31 (11.70%) Microsoft
6 30 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (10.94%) SQL
7 29 (10.94%) Windows
8 27 (10.19%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (9.81%) Jenkins
9 26 (9.81%) Oracle
9 26 (9.81%) Banking
10 24 (9.06%) Ansible
11 22 (8.30%) JavaScript
12 21 (7.92%) Migration
12 21 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (7.92%) VMware
12 21 (7.92%) Degree
13 20 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (7.55%) Docker
14 19 (7.17%) Linux
15 18 (6.79%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (6.42%) HTML
16 17 (6.42%) Open Source
17 16 (6.04%) C#
17 16 (6.04%) SQL Server
17 16 (6.04%) CSS
17 16 (6.04%) ITIL

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 (3.77%) IIS
1 10 (3.77%) OpenStack
2 9 (3.40%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.02%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.64%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.51%) Jetty
6 4 (1.51%) nginx
6 4 (1.51%) SAS
7 3 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.13%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.75%) Apache
8 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.75%) JBoss
8 2 (0.75%) Mule
8 2 (0.75%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.38%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) SAP CO
1 6 (2.26%) SAP FI
1 6 (2.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.89%) SAP PP
3 4 (1.51%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.13%) RMDS
5 2 (0.75%) SAP EWM
5 2 (0.75%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.75%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.75%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.38%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.38%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.38%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.15%) GitHub
4 9 (3.40%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.02%) Office 365
5 8 (3.02%) PaaS
6 7 (2.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (2.26%) IaaS
8 5 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.89%) SaaS
9 4 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.51%) Google App Engine
10 3 (1.13%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.91%) Firewall
2 9 (3.40%) VPN
3 8 (3.02%) DNS
4 7 (2.64%) LDAP
4 7 (2.64%) Network Security
5 6 (2.26%) DHCP
5 6 (2.26%) IPsec
5 6 (2.26%) LAN
5 6 (2.26%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.89%) FTP
6 5 (1.89%) HTTP
6 5 (1.89%) WAN
7 4 (1.51%) IPv6
7 4 (1.51%) SSL
8 3 (1.13%) AMQP
8 3 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.13%) LTE
8 3 (1.13%) SAN
8 3 (1.13%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.53%) Big Data
2 12 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (4.53%) MySQL
3 10 (3.77%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.26%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.26%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (1.89%) QlikView
6 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.51%) DB2
7 4 (1.51%) IBM InfoSphere
7 4 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.51%) SAP HANA
7 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (9.81%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.26%) GoCD
3 6 (2.26%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.51%) Travis CI
5 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.75%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.75%) ERwin
6 2 (0.75%) JIRA
6 2 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.75%) Selenium
7 1 (0.38%) Ant
7 1 (0.38%) Gradle
7 1 (0.38%) Hudson
7 1 (0.38%) JMeter
7 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.38%) Maven
7 1 (0.38%) NuGet
7 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (24.15%) Finance
2 26 (9.81%) Banking
3 10 (3.77%) Investment Banking
3 10 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.02%) Marketing
5 6 (2.26%) Front Office
5 6 (2.26%) Retail
6 4 (1.51%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.13%) Automotive
7 3 (1.13%) Legal
7 3 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.38%) Billing
8 1 (0.38%) Danish Language
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.38%) Law
8 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.42%) HTML
2 16 (6.04%) CSS
3 14 (5.28%) .NET
4 13 (4.91%) XML
5 11 (4.15%) Web Services
6 6 (2.26%) Middleware
6 6 (2.26%) SOAP
7 5 (1.89%) COM
7 5 (1.89%) J2EE
7 5 (1.89%) Node.js
8 4 (1.51%) Ajax
8 4 (1.51%) Servlets
8 4 (1.51%) Spring
9 3 (1.13%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.13%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.13%) Backbone.js
9 3 (1.13%) HTML5
9 3 (1.13%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (1.13%) React
9 3 (1.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.40%) Credit Risk
2 9 (3.40%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.02%) Data Integration
4 7 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (2.64%) Market Risk
5 6 (2.26%) Derivative
5 6 (2.26%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.51%) CMDB
7 4 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.13%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.13%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.75%) CESG
9 2 (0.75%) FMCG
9 2 (0.75%) Replication
9 2 (0.75%) User Experience
9 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.94%) Windows
2 19 (7.17%) Linux
3 8 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (2.64%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.26%) CentOS
6 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.13%) Unix
9 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.38%) AIX
10 1 (0.38%) Android
10 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.38%) Fedora
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.38%) Solaris
10 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (14.72%) DevOps
2 36 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (7.92%) Migration
3 21 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (6.42%) Open Source
5 16 (6.04%) ITIL
6 14 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (5.28%) Configuration Management
6 14 (5.28%) CRM
6 14 (5.28%) Mentoring
6 14 (5.28%) TDD
7 13 (4.91%) Project Management
8 12 (4.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (4.15%) Analytics
9 11 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (3.77%) Risk Management
10 10 (3.77%) Scrum
11 9 (3.40%) Data Management
11 9 (3.40%) ETL
11 9 (3.40%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 37 (13.96%) Java
2 29 (10.94%) SQL
3 22 (8.30%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.04%) C#
5 11 (4.15%) Ruby
6 9 (3.40%) Python
7 7 (2.64%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.64%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.26%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.26%) C++
9 5 (1.89%) C
9 5 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.13%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.75%) Perl
11 2 (0.75%) VB
12 1 (0.38%) Groovy
12 1 (0.38%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (7.92%) Degree
2 14 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.53%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.64%) CISSP
5 6 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.89%) CISA
7 4 (1.51%) CCIE
7 4 (1.51%) CISM
7 4 (1.51%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.51%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.51%) MBA
8 3 (1.13%) CCDE
8 3 (1.13%) CCNP
8 3 (1.13%) ISEB
9 2 (0.75%) CCNA
9 2 (0.75%) JNCIP
9 2 (0.75%) JNCIS
9 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.75%) PMP
9 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.40%) QA
2 8 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.26%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.51%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.13%) SLA
6 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.38%) COBIT
7 1 (0.38%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.38%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.38%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.38%) SDET
System Software
1 20 (7.55%) Docker
2 18 (6.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.15%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.75%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.38%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.38%) NFS
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (11.70%) Puppet
2 27 (10.19%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (9.06%) Ansible
4 6 (2.26%) Kubernetes
4 6 (2.26%) Nagios
4 6 (2.26%) Salt
5 5 (1.89%) Terraform
6 3 (1.13%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.75%) Packer
7 2 (0.75%) SCCM
8 1 (0.38%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.38%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.38%) Riemann
8 1 (0.38%) yum
Vendors
1 31 (11.70%) Microsoft
1 31 (11.70%) SAP
2 26 (9.81%) Oracle
3 21 (7.92%) VMware
4 12 (4.53%) Cisco
5 11 (4.15%) IBM
6 7 (2.64%) hybris
6 7 (2.64%) Murex
7 6 (2.26%) Calypso
7 6 (2.26%) Google
8 5 (1.89%) Adobe
8 5 (1.89%) Citrix
8 5 (1.89%) New Relic
8 5 (1.89%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.51%) Juniper
10 3 (1.13%) F5
10 3 (1.13%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.13%) Rackspace
10 3 (1.13%) Reuters
11 2 (0.75%) Tableau
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