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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 456 482 479
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 153 133 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.28% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 79 99
Median daily rate £500 £475 £533
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £323 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £525
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -11.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00
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
44543 47526 48148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29385 30731 30952
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 1872 2020
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +4 85 £500 - 34
South East +11 23 £378 -16.11% 13
East of England +20 15 £300 -53.84% 2
North West +7 11 £488 -11.36% 7
South West +10 4 £375 +70.45% 5
East Midlands -1 3 £575 - 1
West Midlands -25 3 £475 - 1
Midlands +5 2 £515 -
Yorkshire +4 2 £388 -18.42% 3
North East -41 1 £500 - 1
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 58 (18.53%) Linux
2 57 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (16.29%) Finance
4 50 (15.97%) Puppet
4 50 (15.97%) DevOps
5 45 (14.38%) SAP
6 44 (14.06%) Docker
7 43 (13.74%) Security Cleared
8 42 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
9 39 (12.46%) Microsoft
10 38 (12.14%) Jenkins
11 37 (11.82%) Ansible
12 35 (11.18%) Terraform
13 34 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (10.54%) Ruby
14 33 (10.54%) Oracle
14 33 (10.54%) SQL
14 33 (10.54%) Windows
15 32 (10.22%) Kubernetes
15 32 (10.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 31 (9.90%) CentOS
16 31 (9.90%) Bash Shell
17 30 (9.58%) Public Cloud
17 30 (9.58%) Migration
18 29 (9.27%) VPN
18 29 (9.27%) Mentoring
18 29 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
19 26 (8.31%) Data Centre
20 25 (7.99%) Firewall
21 24 (7.67%) Business Intelligence

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 13 (4.15%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.88%) Skype for Business
3 5 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.28%) Apache
4 4 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.28%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.64%) IIS
5 2 (0.64%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.64%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.32%) Confluence
6 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.32%) nginx
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.24%) SAP SD
2 6 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.28%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (1.28%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.96%) Primavera
5 3 (0.96%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.96%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.64%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.64%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.64%) SAP hybris
6 2 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.64%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.32%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.32%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 42 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (6.39%) Office 365
4 10 (3.19%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (3.19%) IaaS
4 10 (3.19%) PaaS
5 5 (1.60%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.60%) SaaS
6 4 (1.28%) Yammer
7 3 (0.96%) GitHub
7 3 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.64%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.64%) Route 53
8 2 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.27%) VPN
2 25 (7.99%) Firewall
3 13 (4.15%) Network Security
4 6 (1.92%) DNS
5 5 (1.60%) BGP
5 5 (1.60%) IPsec
5 5 (1.60%) Kerberos
5 5 (1.60%) LAN
6 4 (1.28%) BIG-IP
6 4 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.28%) EIGRP
6 4 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (1.28%) OSPF
6 4 (1.28%) WAN
7 3 (0.96%) AMQP
7 3 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.96%) MQTT
7 3 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.24%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.92%) SAP BW
4 6 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.60%) Big Data
5 5 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.28%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.28%) MySQL
6 4 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.28%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.96%) QlikView
7 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.64%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 38 (12.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.56%) Selenium
3 4 (1.28%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.96%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.96%) JIRA
4 3 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.96%) SoapUI
4 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.64%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.64%) JMeter
5 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.32%) JBehave
6 1 (0.32%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.32%) Subversion
6 1 (0.32%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.32%) TestNG
6 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
General
1 51 (16.29%) Finance
2 21 (6.71%) Banking
3 12 (3.83%) Retail
4 10 (3.19%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.92%) Law
7 5 (1.60%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.60%) Marketing
8 2 (0.64%) Electronics
8 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.64%) Front Office
8 2 (0.64%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
9 1 (0.32%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.32%) French Language
9 1 (0.32%) German Language
9 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.07%) .NET
2 14 (4.47%) HTML
3 10 (3.19%) CSS
4 7 (2.24%) XML
5 6 (1.92%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.60%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (1.60%) React
6 5 (1.60%) Web Services
7 4 (1.28%) COM
7 4 (1.28%) RESTful
8 3 (0.96%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.96%) Backbone.js
8 3 (0.96%) HTML5
8 3 (0.96%) REST
9 2 (0.64%) Kafka
9 2 (0.64%) OAuth2
9 2 (0.64%) OpenID
9 2 (0.64%) SAPUI5
9 2 (0.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.64%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.58%) Public Cloud
2 26 (8.31%) Data Centre
3 10 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.28%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.96%) Blog
8 3 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.96%) User Experience
9 2 (0.64%) FMCG
9 2 (0.64%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.64%) iPad
9 2 (0.64%) Life Science
9 2 (0.64%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.64%) Replication
9 2 (0.64%) SCADA
9 2 (0.64%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 58 (18.53%) Linux
2 33 (10.54%) Windows
3 32 (10.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (9.90%) CentOS
5 14 (4.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (4.15%) Windows Server
7 8 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.92%) Unix
9 5 (1.60%) Android
9 5 (1.60%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.96%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.64%) AIX
11 2 (0.64%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.64%) Solaris
11 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (15.97%) DevOps
3 34 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (9.58%) Migration
5 29 (9.27%) Mentoring
6 24 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (7.67%) Load Balancing
7 21 (6.71%) Information Security
8 18 (5.75%) CRM
9 17 (5.43%) Project Management
10 15 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (4.47%) ITIL
12 13 (4.15%) Coaching
13 11 (3.51%) Data Modelling
14 10 (3.19%) Scrum
15 9 (2.88%) Analytics
15 9 (2.88%) Business Analysis
15 9 (2.88%) ERP
15 9 (2.88%) Open Source
15 9 (2.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.54%) Ruby
1 33 (10.54%) SQL
2 31 (9.90%) Bash Shell
3 24 (7.67%) Java
4 20 (6.39%) C#
5 19 (6.07%) PowerShell
6 10 (3.19%) JavaScript
7 9 (2.88%) C
7 9 (2.88%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.56%) C++
8 8 (2.56%) Python
9 6 (1.92%) VBScript
10 4 (1.28%) ABAP
10 4 (1.28%) Perl
10 4 (1.28%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.64%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.64%) PHP
13 1 (0.32%) Groovy
13 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (13.74%) Security Cleared
2 24 (7.67%) SC Cleared
3 20 (6.39%) Degree
4 13 (4.15%) CISSP
5 9 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.56%) CCIE
6 8 (2.56%) CISM
6 8 (2.56%) RHCE
6 8 (2.56%) RHCSA
7 7 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.24%) RHCA
7 7 (2.24%) RHCT
8 6 (1.92%) CISA
8 6 (1.92%) MCSE
9 5 (1.60%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.28%) MCITP
11 3 (0.96%) CCDE
11 3 (0.96%) VCAP
11 3 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.64%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.24%) GMP
3 6 (1.92%) QA
4 5 (1.60%) GAMP
4 5 (1.60%) GCP
4 5 (1.60%) GxP
5 4 (1.28%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.96%) COBIT
6 3 (0.96%) SDET
7 1 (0.32%) COSO
7 1 (0.32%) GAAP
7 1 (0.32%) MiFID
7 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.32%) RMADS
7 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (14.06%) Docker
2 24 (7.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.24%) vSphere
6 3 (0.96%) vCloud
6 3 (0.96%) XenApp
6 3 (0.96%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.32%) Samba
8 1 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (15.97%) Puppet
2 37 (11.82%) Ansible
3 35 (11.18%) Terraform
4 32 (10.22%) Kubernetes
5 12 (3.83%) SCOM
6 10 (3.19%) SCCM
7 7 (2.24%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (1.60%) Nessus
8 5 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.28%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.96%) RSA Archer
11 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.64%) vRealize
12 1 (0.32%) EnCase
12 1 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.32%) FTK
12 1 (0.32%) HP SiteScope
12 1 (0.32%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.32%) OpenIDM
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 45 (14.38%) SAP
2 39 (12.46%) Microsoft
3 33 (10.54%) Oracle
4 18 (5.75%) VMware
5 16 (5.11%) Cisco
6 11 (3.51%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (2.56%) Adobe
9 7 (2.24%) Remedy
10 6 (1.92%) F5
10 6 (1.92%) Mercator
11 5 (1.60%) Citrix
12 4 (1.28%) Capita
12 4 (1.28%) HP
12 4 (1.28%) hybris
12 4 (1.28%) IBM
12 4 (1.28%) Infor
13 3 (0.96%) ArcSight
13 3 (0.96%) NetApp
13 3 (0.96%) Rackspace
Liverpool, Merseyside
Modis International
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Universal Music Publishing Mgb Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London, Fore Street, EC2Y 5EJ
Prolifics UK
Posted: 8 days ago