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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 502 459 418
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 115 150 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 95 86
Median daily rate £500 £475 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -
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
46609 46602 46145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.75% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30764 29187 28941
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1328 1860 1972
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -36 57 £500 - 43
South East -9 25 £500 +11.11% 13
North West -7 11 £550 +22.22% 4
South West 0 8 £400 - 3
West Midlands -3 6 £640 +14.28% 3
East of England +3 4 £600 +45.45% 4
East Midlands +17 2 £431 +7.81%
Yorkshire +4 1 £475 +2.70% 5
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 61 (25.42%) Finance
2 32 (13.33%) Java
3 31 (12.92%) Microsoft
3 31 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (12.08%) SAP
5 27 (11.25%) DevOps
6 26 (10.83%) Windows
6 26 (10.83%) Banking
7 23 (9.58%) SQL
7 23 (9.58%) Opscode Chef
8 22 (9.17%) Oracle
9 21 (8.75%) Puppet
10 20 (8.33%) Jenkins
10 20 (8.33%) Degree
10 20 (8.33%) Migration
11 18 (7.50%) VMware
11 18 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (7.08%) JavaScript
13 16 (6.67%) ITIL
14 15 (6.25%) Configuration Management
14 15 (6.25%) Risk Management
14 15 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (6.25%) Linux
14 15 (6.25%) TDD
14 15 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (6.25%) Ansible
14 15 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (5.83%) Telecoms
16 13 (5.42%) Web Services

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 (4.58%) IIS
2 9 (3.75%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.50%) Jetty
5 5 (2.08%) Node.js
5 5 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.67%) nginx
7 3 (1.25%) JBoss
7 3 (1.25%) Mule
7 3 (1.25%) Mule ESB
7 3 (1.25%) SAS
7 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.83%) Confluence
8 2 (0.83%) JCAPS
8 2 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.92%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.08%) SAP CO
2 5 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.25%) RMDS
3 3 (1.25%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.25%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.83%) SAP EWM
4 2 (0.83%) SAP FI-AA
4 2 (0.83%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.83%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.83%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.83%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.42%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (3.33%) GitHub
5 7 (2.92%) Office 365
6 6 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.67%) Google App Engine
8 4 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.67%) PaaS
9 2 (0.83%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.83%) IaaS
10 1 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.42%) Boomi
10 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.42%) SaaS
10 1 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.17%) LDAP
2 9 (3.75%) DNS
2 9 (3.75%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.33%) Firewall
4 7 (2.92%) VPN
5 6 (2.50%) DHCP
5 6 (2.50%) SSL
6 5 (2.08%) FTP
6 5 (2.08%) HTTP
6 5 (2.08%) Network Security
7 4 (1.67%) IPsec
7 4 (1.67%) IPv6
7 4 (1.67%) LAN
7 4 (1.67%) WAN
8 3 (1.25%) LTE
8 3 (1.25%) SAN
8 3 (1.25%) UMTS
9 2 (0.83%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.42%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.75%) Big Data
1 9 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (3.75%) MySQL
1 9 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.08%) QlikView
3 5 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.25%) DB2
5 3 (1.25%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (1.25%) VLDB
6 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.83%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 20 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.50%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.67%) Travis CI
5 3 (1.25%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.83%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.83%) ERwin
6 2 (0.83%) FishEye
6 2 (0.83%) GitLab
6 2 (0.83%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.83%) JIRA
6 2 (0.83%) Selenium
6 2 (0.83%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.83%) VisualVM
7 1 (0.42%) Gradle
7 1 (0.42%) Hudson
7 1 (0.42%) NuGet
7 1 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (25.42%) Finance
2 26 (10.83%) Banking
3 14 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.58%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.33%) Front Office
5 8 (3.33%) Marketing
6 7 (2.92%) Retail
7 6 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.25%) Automotive
9 3 (1.25%) Games
9 3 (1.25%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Electronics
10 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.42%) Law
10 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.42%) Web Services
2 11 (4.58%) XML
3 10 (4.17%) .NET
3 10 (4.17%) CSS
3 10 (4.17%) HTML
4 9 (3.75%) SOAP
5 7 (2.92%) COM
6 6 (2.50%) Ajax
7 5 (2.08%) J2EE
7 5 (2.08%) Middleware
8 4 (1.67%) Servlets
8 4 (1.67%) Spring
9 3 (1.25%) Java EE
9 3 (1.25%) JMS
9 3 (1.25%) REST
10 2 (0.83%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.83%) JSON
10 2 (0.83%) XSLT
11 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.75%) Credit Risk
2 9 (3.75%) Market Risk
3 8 (3.33%) Data Integration
3 8 (3.33%) Derivative
3 8 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.92%) CMDB
5 6 (2.50%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.08%) User Experience
7 3 (1.25%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.25%) Fintech
7 3 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.25%) Online Games
7 3 (1.25%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.83%) Biotechnology
8 2 (0.83%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.83%) FMCG
8 2 (0.83%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.83%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.83%) Windows
2 15 (6.25%) Linux
3 4 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.67%) Unix
3 4 (1.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (0.83%) Solaris
5 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.42%) AIX
6 1 (0.42%) CentOS
6 1 (0.42%) Fedora
6 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (11.25%) DevOps
3 20 (8.33%) Migration
4 16 (6.67%) ITIL
5 15 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 15 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 15 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (6.25%) TDD
6 13 (5.42%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 11 (4.58%) Open Source
8 11 (4.58%) Project Management
9 10 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (4.17%) Scrum
9 10 (4.17%) SDLC
10 9 (3.75%) Analytics
10 9 (3.75%) Change Management
10 9 (3.75%) CRM
10 9 (3.75%) ITSM
11 8 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.33%) Java
2 23 (9.58%) SQL
3 17 (7.08%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.17%) C#
5 8 (3.33%) Python
6 7 (2.92%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.50%) Ruby
7 6 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.67%) C
9 4 (1.67%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.25%) C++
10 3 (1.25%) Perl
11 2 (0.83%) VB
11 2 (0.83%) XPath
12 1 (0.42%) ABAP
12 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.42%) Groovy
12 1 (0.42%) PHP
12 1 (0.42%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 20 (8.33%) Degree
2 10 (4.17%) CISSP
3 9 (3.75%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.50%) CISM
5 5 (2.08%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.67%) CISA
6 4 (1.67%) ISEB
6 4 (1.67%) MBA
6 4 (1.67%) PMP
7 3 (1.25%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.83%) CCNA
8 2 (0.83%) CCNP
8 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.83%) PhD
8 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.42%) MCSE
9 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.75%) QA
2 6 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.25%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (1.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.25%) SLA
5 2 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.42%) COBIT
6 1 (0.42%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.42%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.42%) ISO27005
System Software
1 15 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.58%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.17%) Docker
4 2 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.83%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.42%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.42%) NFS
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.42%) Snort
5 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (9.58%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (8.75%) Puppet
3 15 (6.25%) Ansible
4 6 (2.50%) Nagios
4 6 (2.50%) Salt
5 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.83%) Packer
5 2 (0.83%) SCCM
6 1 (0.42%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.42%) Proventia
6 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.42%) Riemann
6 1 (0.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.42%) WSUS
6 1 (0.42%) yum
Vendors
1 31 (12.92%) Microsoft
2 29 (12.08%) SAP
3 22 (9.17%) Oracle
4 18 (7.50%) VMware
5 10 (4.17%) IBM
6 9 (3.75%) Murex
7 8 (3.33%) Calypso
7 8 (3.33%) ServiceNow
8 7 (2.92%) Citrix
8 7 (2.92%) hybris
9 6 (2.50%) Cisco
10 5 (2.08%) Google
10 5 (2.08%) New Relic
11 3 (1.25%) Huawei
11 3 (1.25%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.25%) Reuters
12 2 (0.83%) BMC
12 2 (0.83%) CA
12 2 (0.83%) Perforce
12 2 (0.83%) Remedy
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