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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Consultant
UK / England
Rank 462 466 435
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 111 138 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 70 99
Median daily rate £475 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
- -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39357 43443 43764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.89% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25811 28092 27916
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 £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1597 1753
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -1 61 £519 -5.68% 42
South East +7 16 £475 +5.55% 7
North West +35 13 £425 +6.25% 9
East of England +10 7 £300 - 3
East Midlands +5 5 £575 +35.29%
Yorkshire +5 3 £694 +46.05% 5
South West -2 2 - - 3
Midlands 0 1 - - 1
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 48 (17.33%) Linux
2 47 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (15.52%) SAP
4 39 (14.08%) Finance
5 38 (13.72%) Microsoft
6 32 (11.55%) Windows
6 32 (11.55%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (11.55%) Puppet
7 31 (11.19%) DevOps
8 30 (10.83%) Migration
8 30 (10.83%) Security Cleared
9 29 (10.47%) SQL
9 29 (10.47%) Oracle
10 28 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (9.75%) Microsoft Azure
12 26 (9.39%) Docker
13 25 (9.03%) Data Centre
13 25 (9.03%) Information Security
13 25 (9.03%) Java
14 24 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (8.66%) Jenkins
14 24 (8.66%) Terraform
15 22 (7.94%) Ansible
15 22 (7.94%) Ruby
16 21 (7.58%) Degree
16 21 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (7.58%) Kubernetes
16 21 (7.58%) Office 365
17 20 (7.22%) Bash Shell
17 20 (7.22%) Mentoring

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 (3.97%) SharePoint
1 11 (3.97%) Skype for Business
2 6 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.08%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.72%) Apache
4 2 (0.72%) CMS
4 2 (0.72%) Confluence
4 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.72%) IIS
4 2 (0.72%) JBoss
4 2 (0.72%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.72%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.36%) nginx
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (2.53%) SAP SD
2 5 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.08%) Primavera
3 3 (1.08%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.08%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.08%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.72%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.72%) SAP hybris
4 2 (0.72%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.36%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.36%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.36%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.55%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (9.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (7.58%) Office 365
4 9 (3.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (2.89%) IaaS
5 8 (2.89%) PaaS
6 6 (2.17%) Yammer
7 4 (1.44%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.72%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.72%) BlueKai
8 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.72%) Responsys
8 2 (0.72%) Route 53
8 2 (0.72%) SaaS
8 2 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.36%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.86%) Firewall
1 19 (6.86%) VPN
2 12 (4.33%) Network Security
3 6 (2.17%) DNS
4 5 (1.81%) BGP
4 5 (1.81%) Kerberos
5 4 (1.44%) EIGRP
5 4 (1.44%) OSPF
6 3 (1.08%) 3G
6 3 (1.08%) IPsec
6 3 (1.08%) LTE
6 3 (1.08%) SAN
6 3 (1.08%) SSL
6 3 (1.08%) VLAN
6 3 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.08%) Wireless
7 2 (0.72%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.72%) LAN
7 2 (0.72%) LDAP
7 2 (0.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.89%) SAP BW
4 7 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.17%) GIS
5 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.81%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.81%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (1.44%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.44%) SAP HANA
7 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.08%) Big Data
8 3 (1.08%) OLAP
8 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.08%) Power BI
8 3 (1.08%) QlikView
8 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (8.66%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.61%) Selenium
3 4 (1.44%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.08%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.08%) JIRA
4 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.72%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.72%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.72%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.72%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.36%) JBehave
6 1 (0.36%) JUnit
6 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.36%) Subversion
6 1 (0.36%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.36%) TestNG
6 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (14.08%) Finance
2 19 (6.86%) Banking
3 15 (5.42%) Retail
4 11 (3.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.53%) Marketing
7 6 (2.17%) Law
8 5 (1.81%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.08%) Legal
10 2 (0.72%) Billing
10 2 (0.72%) Front Office
10 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.36%) Electronics
11 1 (0.36%) French Language
11 1 (0.36%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.42%) .NET
2 10 (3.61%) HTML
3 7 (2.53%) CSS
4 6 (2.17%) COM
5 5 (1.81%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.81%) Web Services
5 5 (1.81%) XML
6 3 (1.08%) Kafka
6 3 (1.08%) Mason
6 3 (1.08%) REST
6 3 (1.08%) RESTful
6 3 (1.08%) SAPUI5
6 3 (1.08%) Visualforce
7 2 (0.72%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.72%) jBPM
7 2 (0.72%) JSON
7 2 (0.72%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (0.72%) React
7 2 (0.72%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.03%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.86%) Public Cloud
3 9 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.81%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.81%) iPad
6 4 (1.44%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.08%) Blog
7 3 (1.08%) User Experience
8 2 (0.72%) FMCG
8 2 (0.72%) Life Science
8 2 (0.72%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.72%) Replication
8 2 (0.72%) SCADA
8 2 (0.72%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.36%) Clustering
9 1 (0.36%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 48 (17.33%) Linux
2 32 (11.55%) Windows
3 21 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (6.86%) CentOS
5 12 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (3.97%) Windows Server
7 8 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.53%) Unix
9 5 (1.81%) Android
9 5 (1.81%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.08%) AIX
11 2 (0.72%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.36%) Solaris
12 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (11.19%) DevOps
3 30 (10.83%) Migration
4 28 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (9.03%) Information Security
6 24 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (7.22%) Mentoring
8 17 (6.14%) Load Balancing
9 15 (5.42%) CRM
10 14 (5.05%) Project Management
10 14 (5.05%) Scrum
11 13 (4.69%) Coaching
11 13 (4.69%) ITIL
11 13 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (4.33%) Business Analysis
13 11 (3.97%) ERP
14 10 (3.61%) Data Management
14 10 (3.61%) Data Modelling
14 10 (3.61%) E-Commerce
15 9 (3.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.47%) SQL
2 25 (9.03%) Java
3 22 (7.94%) Ruby
4 20 (7.22%) Bash Shell
5 16 (5.78%) PowerShell
6 12 (4.33%) C#
7 9 (3.25%) JavaScript
8 8 (2.89%) C
8 8 (2.89%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.17%) C++
9 6 (2.17%) Python
9 6 (2.17%) VBScript
10 5 (1.81%) ABAP
10 5 (1.81%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.44%) Groovy
11 4 (1.44%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.08%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.08%) Perl
12 3 (1.08%) Scala
13 2 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (10.83%) Security Cleared
2 21 (7.58%) Degree
3 16 (5.78%) SC Cleared
4 15 (5.42%) CISSP
5 10 (3.61%) CISM
6 8 (2.89%) CISA
7 7 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.53%) RHCSA
8 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.17%) MCSE
8 6 (2.17%) RHCA
8 6 (2.17%) RHCE
8 6 (2.17%) RHCT
9 5 (1.81%) CCIE
10 4 (1.44%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.44%) MCITP
11 3 (1.08%) VCAP
11 3 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.72%) CCNP
13 1 (0.36%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.53%) GMP
2 7 (2.53%) QA
3 5 (1.81%) GAMP
3 5 (1.81%) GCP
3 5 (1.81%) GxP
4 3 (1.08%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.72%) COBIT
6 1 (0.36%) COSO
6 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.36%) RMADS
6 1 (0.36%) SDET
6 1 (0.36%) SLA
6 1 (0.36%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 26 (9.39%) Docker
2 20 (7.22%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.25%) vSphere
4 8 (2.89%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.08%) vCloud
6 3 (1.08%) XenApp
6 3 (1.08%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.36%) HDFS
8 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (11.55%) Puppet
2 24 (8.66%) Terraform
3 22 (7.94%) Ansible
4 21 (7.58%) Kubernetes
5 11 (3.97%) SCOM
6 9 (3.25%) SCCM
7 6 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (1.08%) Nessus
8 3 (1.08%) RSA Archer
9 2 (0.72%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.72%) vRealize
10 1 (0.36%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (0.36%) EnCase
10 1 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.36%) FTK
10 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.36%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Flashback
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.36%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (15.52%) SAP
2 38 (13.72%) Microsoft
3 29 (10.47%) Oracle
4 17 (6.14%) VMware
5 13 (4.69%) Cisco
6 11 (3.97%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.25%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.53%) Adobe
9 6 (2.17%) Citrix
9 6 (2.17%) Infor
9 6 (2.17%) Mercator
9 6 (2.17%) Remedy
10 4 (1.44%) Capita
10 4 (1.44%) F5
10 4 (1.44%) hybris
10 4 (1.44%) NetApp
11 3 (1.08%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.08%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.08%) IBM
11 3 (1.08%) Palo Alto
North West England
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London/Amsterdam
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £600-£700 per day + expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £500 per annum Good
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Rate: £750 - £1000 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago