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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 507 451 413
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 114 149 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.29% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.31% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 97 91
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £339 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
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
48407 47998 47631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.77% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31930 29619 29578
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
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 £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1378 1922 1987
Median hourly rate £17.89 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.20% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 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 3 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 -58 51 £500 -4.76% 35
South East +1 30 £475 +0.26% 11
North West -4 10 £500 - 2
South West 0 8 £400 - 1
West Midlands -6 6 £419 -25.17% 2
Yorkshire +1 3 £475 +2.70% 6
East Midlands +5 2 £431 +7.81% 1
East of England +1 2 £600 +45.45% 9
Midlands - 1 - -
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 62 (24.51%) Finance
2 37 (14.62%) Java
2 37 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (12.25%) Microsoft
4 30 (11.86%) Windows
5 29 (11.46%) Banking
5 29 (11.46%) DevOps
6 27 (10.67%) SAP
7 26 (10.28%) SQL
7 26 (10.28%) Migration
8 24 (9.49%) Opscode Chef
8 24 (9.49%) Jenkins
9 23 (9.09%) VMware
9 23 (9.09%) Oracle
10 22 (8.70%) Puppet
11 20 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (7.51%) Configuration Management
13 18 (7.11%) Telecoms
13 18 (7.11%) JavaScript
13 18 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
13 18 (7.11%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (6.72%) Linux
15 16 (6.32%) Degree
15 16 (6.32%) Ansible
16 15 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (5.93%) TDD
16 15 (5.93%) Risk Management
17 14 (5.53%) Web Services
17 14 (5.53%) 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 12 (4.74%) IIS
2 11 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 9 (3.56%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.16%) Node.js
5 7 (2.77%) Jetty
6 5 (1.98%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.58%) Confluence
7 4 (1.58%) JBoss
7 4 (1.58%) nginx
7 4 (1.58%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.19%) Mule
8 3 (1.19%) Mule ESB
8 3 (1.19%) SAS
8 3 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.79%) Apache
9 2 (0.79%) JCAPS
9 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
2 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.77%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.58%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.58%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.58%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.19%) RMDS
3 3 (1.19%) SAP FI-AA
4 2 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.79%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.79%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.79%) SAP EWM
4 2 (0.79%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.79%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.79%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.79%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.79%) SAP PM
4 2 (0.79%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.74%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.37%) GitHub
6 5 (1.98%) Office 365
7 4 (1.58%) Google App Engine
7 4 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.58%) IaaS
8 3 (1.19%) PaaS
9 1 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.40%) Boomi
9 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.40%) SaaS
9 1 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.95%) DNS
1 10 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.56%) LDAP
3 8 (3.16%) Firewall
4 7 (2.77%) DHCP
4 7 (2.77%) VPN
5 6 (2.37%) LAN
5 6 (2.37%) SSL
5 6 (2.37%) WAN
6 5 (1.98%) FTP
6 5 (1.98%) HTTP
7 4 (1.58%) IPsec
8 3 (1.19%) LTE
8 3 (1.19%) SAN
8 3 (1.19%) UMTS
9 2 (0.79%) IPv6
9 2 (0.79%) Network Security
9 2 (0.79%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (0.79%) SMTP
10 1 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (4.35%) Big Data
3 10 (3.95%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.16%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.77%) MySQL
6 5 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.98%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (1.98%) QlikView
6 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.58%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.58%) Star Schema
8 3 (1.19%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.19%) VLDB
9 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.79%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 24 (9.49%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.56%) Vagrant
3 8 (3.16%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.98%) Travis CI
5 4 (1.58%) FishEye
5 4 (1.58%) Selenium
5 4 (1.58%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.19%) GitLab
6 3 (1.19%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.19%) JIRA
6 3 (1.19%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.19%) VisualVM
7 2 (0.79%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.79%) ERwin
8 1 (0.40%) Ant
8 1 (0.40%) Gradle
8 1 (0.40%) Hudson
8 1 (0.40%) Maven
8 1 (0.40%) NuGet
8 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 62 (24.51%) Finance
2 29 (11.46%) Banking
3 18 (7.11%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.53%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.74%) Marketing
6 9 (3.56%) Front Office
7 5 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.98%) Retail
8 4 (1.58%) Games
9 3 (1.19%) Automotive
9 3 (1.19%) Legal
9 3 (1.19%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.79%) Electronics
10 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.40%) Billing
11 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.40%) Law
11 1 (0.40%) Publishing
11 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.53%) Web Services
2 12 (4.74%) .NET
3 11 (4.35%) CSS
3 11 (4.35%) HTML
3 11 (4.35%) XML
4 9 (3.56%) SOAP
5 6 (2.37%) Ajax
5 6 (2.37%) COM
6 5 (1.98%) J2EE
7 4 (1.58%) Java EE
7 4 (1.58%) Middleware
7 4 (1.58%) Servlets
7 4 (1.58%) Spring
8 3 (1.19%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.19%) JMS
8 3 (1.19%) REST
9 2 (0.79%) D3.js
9 2 (0.79%) Murex MxML
9 2 (0.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (0.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.56%) Credit Risk
2 9 (3.56%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.56%) Derivative
2 9 (3.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (3.56%) Market Risk
3 8 (3.16%) CMDB
3 8 (3.16%) Data Integration
4 7 (2.77%) User Experience
5 6 (2.37%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (2.37%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.58%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.58%) Online Games
6 4 (1.58%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.19%) Fintech
7 3 (1.19%) Replication
7 3 (1.19%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.19%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.79%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.86%) Windows
2 17 (6.72%) Linux
3 6 (2.37%) Unix
4 5 (1.98%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.98%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.79%) Solaris
7 1 (0.40%) AIX
7 1 (0.40%) CentOS
7 1 (0.40%) Fedora
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (11.46%) DevOps
3 26 (10.28%) Migration
4 19 (7.51%) Configuration Management
5 18 (7.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (5.93%) Risk Management
6 15 (5.93%) TDD
7 14 (5.53%) Analytics
7 14 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (5.14%) ITIL
8 13 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (4.74%) CRM
9 12 (4.74%) Project Management
9 12 (4.74%) Use Case
10 10 (3.95%) ITSM
10 10 (3.95%) Mentoring
10 10 (3.95%) Open Source
10 10 (3.95%) Scrum
11 9 (3.56%) Presales
11 9 (3.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.62%) Java
2 26 (10.28%) SQL
3 18 (7.11%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.74%) Python
5 11 (4.35%) C#
6 9 (3.56%) Ruby
7 8 (3.16%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.37%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.98%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.58%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.19%) C
11 3 (1.19%) Perl
12 2 (0.79%) ABAP
12 2 (0.79%) C++
12 2 (0.79%) Groovy
12 2 (0.79%) PHP
12 2 (0.79%) VB
12 2 (0.79%) XPath
13 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.40%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 16 (6.32%) Degree
2 14 (5.53%) SC Cleared
2 14 (5.53%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.37%) CISSP
4 5 (1.98%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.58%) CISM
5 4 (1.58%) ISEB
6 2 (0.79%) CCNA
6 2 (0.79%) CCNP
6 2 (0.79%) CISA
6 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.79%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.79%) IISP
6 2 (0.79%) MBA
6 2 (0.79%) PhD
6 2 (0.79%) PMP
6 2 (0.79%) VCAP
6 2 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.40%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.40%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.95%) QA
2 4 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.79%) SLA
5 1 (0.40%) COBIT
5 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.40%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.16%) Docker
4 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.79%) vSphere
4 2 (0.79%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.40%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.40%) NFS
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.40%) Snort
5 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.40%) vCloud
5 1 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.40%) XenApp
5 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (9.49%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (8.70%) Puppet
3 16 (6.32%) Ansible
4 9 (3.56%) Nagios
4 9 (3.56%) Salt
5 2 (0.79%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.79%) Packer
5 2 (0.79%) SCCM
6 1 (0.40%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.40%) Proventia
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.40%) Riemann
6 1 (0.40%) vRealize
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.40%) yum
Vendors
1 31 (12.25%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.67%) SAP
3 23 (9.09%) Oracle
3 23 (9.09%) VMware
4 11 (4.35%) Murex
5 9 (3.56%) Calypso
6 8 (3.16%) Citrix
6 8 (3.16%) New Relic
6 8 (3.16%) ServiceNow
7 7 (2.77%) hybris
7 7 (2.77%) IBM
8 6 (2.37%) BT
8 6 (2.37%) Cisco
8 6 (2.37%) Google
9 5 (1.98%) Huawei
10 3 (1.19%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.19%) Perforce
10 3 (1.19%) Remedy
10 3 (1.19%) Reuters
10 3 (1.19%) TIBCO
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