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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Consultant
UK / England
Rank 456 483 452
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 112 128 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.28% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 72 100
Median daily rate £500 £500 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £373 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £423 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -6.11%
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
39191 45477 45277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.67% 95.08% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25743 29635 28205
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1518 1789
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

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 1 March 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 1 March 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 +6 62 £525 - 32
South East +1 15 £475 - 8
North West +39 14 £550 +37.50% 8
East of England +1 9 £325 -24.85% 3
South West -4 3 £400 -0.62% 2
Yorkshire +15 2 £1,000 +110.52% 4
East Midlands +8 2 - - 4
West Midlands +5 2 £425 +6.25% 4
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 49 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (16.36%) Linux
3 42 (15.61%) SAP
4 38 (14.13%) Microsoft
5 34 (12.64%) Windows
5 34 (12.64%) Finance
6 31 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (11.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 30 (11.15%) Amazon AWS
8 29 (10.78%) Puppet
8 29 (10.78%) DevOps
9 27 (10.04%) Migration
9 27 (10.04%) Oracle
10 26 (9.67%) SQL
10 26 (9.67%) Docker
11 25 (9.29%) Java
11 25 (9.29%) Active Directory
11 25 (9.29%) Banking
12 24 (8.92%) Security Cleared
12 24 (8.92%) Information Security
13 23 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (8.55%) Jenkins
13 23 (8.55%) Terraform
14 21 (7.81%) Ansible
14 21 (7.81%) Kubernetes
14 21 (7.81%) Ruby
15 20 (7.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 20 (7.43%) Mentoring
16 19 (7.06%) Bash Shell
16 19 (7.06%) CentOS

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 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.86%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.49%) CMS
4 3 (1.12%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.74%) Confluence
5 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.74%) JBoss
5 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.74%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.37%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.37%) IIS
6 1 (0.37%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.37%) nginx
6 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.23%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.74%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.74%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.74%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.37%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.37%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.15%) Amazon AWS
1 30 (11.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.69%) Office 365
3 14 (5.20%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (4.09%) IaaS
5 10 (3.72%) PaaS
6 4 (1.49%) Yammer
7 3 (1.12%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (0.74%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.74%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.74%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.74%) BlueKai
8 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.74%) Responsys
8 2 (0.74%) Route 53
8 2 (0.74%) SaaS
8 2 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.32%) VPN
2 14 (5.20%) Firewall
3 11 (4.09%) Network Security
4 5 (1.86%) DNS
5 4 (1.49%) 3G
5 4 (1.49%) HTTP
5 4 (1.49%) Kerberos
6 3 (1.12%) BGP
6 3 (1.12%) LDAP
6 3 (1.12%) LTE
6 3 (1.12%) OSPF
7 2 (0.74%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (0.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (0.74%) Internet
7 2 (0.74%) IPsec
7 2 (0.74%) LAN
7 2 (0.74%) VLAN
7 2 (0.74%) VoIP
7 2 (0.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.58%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.97%) SAP BW
3 8 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.60%) GIS
4 7 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.23%) Power BI
5 6 (2.23%) QlikView
6 5 (1.86%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.86%) OLAP
6 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (1.49%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.12%) Data Lake
8 3 (1.12%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 23 (8.55%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.97%) Selenium
3 5 (1.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.12%) JIRA
5 2 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.74%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.74%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.74%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.37%) JBehave
6 1 (0.37%) JMeter
6 1 (0.37%) JUnit
6 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.37%) Subversion
6 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.37%) TestNG
6 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (12.64%) Finance
2 25 (9.29%) Banking
3 18 (6.69%) Retail
4 13 (4.83%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.72%) Marketing
5 10 (3.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (3.35%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.23%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.49%) Law
9 3 (1.12%) Front Office
9 3 (1.12%) International Banking
9 3 (1.12%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.12%) Legal
9 3 (1.12%) Local Government
10 2 (0.74%) Electronics
10 2 (0.74%) French Language
10 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Billing
11 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.95%) .NET
2 8 (2.97%) CSS
2 8 (2.97%) HTML
3 7 (2.60%) Web Services
4 4 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.49%) COM
4 4 (1.49%) Kafka
4 4 (1.49%) Visualforce
5 3 (1.12%) Mason
5 3 (1.12%) REST
5 3 (1.12%) XML
6 2 (0.74%) jBPM
6 2 (0.74%) JSON
6 2 (0.74%) Middleware
6 2 (0.74%) React
6 2 (0.74%) RESTful
6 2 (0.74%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.74%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.74%) Spring
6 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.69%) Public Cloud
2 15 (5.58%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.23%) iPad
5 4 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.49%) User Experience
6 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.74%) Blog
7 2 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.74%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.74%) FMCG
7 2 (0.74%) Life Science
7 2 (0.74%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.74%) SCADA
8 1 (0.37%) Clustering
8 1 (0.37%) IVR
8 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (16.36%) Linux
2 34 (12.64%) Windows
3 20 (7.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (7.06%) CentOS
5 13 (4.83%) Windows Server
6 10 (3.72%) Unix
6 10 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.12%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.74%) AIX
9 1 (0.37%) Android
9 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.37%) Fedora
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.37%) Solaris
9 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (10.78%) DevOps
4 27 (10.04%) Migration
5 24 (8.92%) Information Security
6 23 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (7.43%) Mentoring
8 17 (6.32%) Load Balancing
8 17 (6.32%) Scrum
9 14 (5.20%) Business Analysis
9 14 (5.20%) Coaching
10 12 (4.46%) Analytics
10 12 (4.46%) E-Commerce
10 12 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (4.09%) CRM
11 11 (4.09%) ERP
11 11 (4.09%) Project Management
12 9 (3.35%) Test Scripting
13 8 (2.97%) Security Testing
13 8 (2.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (9.67%) SQL
2 25 (9.29%) Java
3 21 (7.81%) Ruby
4 19 (7.06%) Bash Shell
5 12 (4.46%) PowerShell
6 11 (4.09%) C#
7 9 (3.35%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.60%) Python
8 7 (2.60%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.23%) Apex Code
9 6 (2.23%) Perl
10 5 (1.86%) C
11 4 (1.49%) ABAP
11 4 (1.49%) C++
11 4 (1.49%) Groovy
11 4 (1.49%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.49%) VBScript
12 3 (1.12%) Scala
13 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.37%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 24 (8.92%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.58%) Degree
3 12 (4.46%) CISSP
3 12 (4.46%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.72%) MCSE
6 8 (2.97%) CISM
7 6 (2.23%) CISA
7 6 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.49%) CCIE
8 4 (1.49%) MCITP
9 3 (1.12%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.74%) CCNA
10 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.74%) MCSA
10 2 (0.74%) RHCA
10 2 (0.74%) RHCE
10 2 (0.74%) RHCT
11 1 (0.37%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.97%) QA
2 7 (2.60%) GMP
3 6 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.86%) GAMP
4 5 (1.86%) GCP
4 5 (1.86%) GxP
5 4 (1.49%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.74%) COBIT
6 2 (0.74%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.74%) PMO
7 1 (0.37%) GDPR
7 1 (0.37%) MiFID
7 1 (0.37%) RMADS
7 1 (0.37%) SDET
7 1 (0.37%) SLA
7 1 (0.37%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 26 (9.67%) Docker
2 25 (9.29%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.46%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (2.60%) vSphere
5 5 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.12%) XenApp
6 3 (1.12%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.74%) vCloud
8 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.37%) HDFS
8 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (10.78%) Puppet
2 23 (8.55%) Terraform
3 21 (7.81%) Ansible
3 21 (7.81%) Kubernetes
4 12 (4.46%) SCCM
5 9 (3.35%) SCOM
6 3 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.74%) IBM BigFix
7 2 (0.74%) Nagios
7 2 (0.74%) Nessus
7 2 (0.74%) QRadar
7 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.37%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.37%) Netcool
8 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (15.61%) SAP
2 38 (14.13%) Microsoft
3 27 (10.04%) Oracle
4 14 (5.20%) VMware
5 11 (4.09%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (3.72%) Cisco
6 10 (3.72%) Mercator
7 7 (2.60%) Citrix
7 7 (2.60%) IBM
8 6 (2.23%) Adobe
8 6 (2.23%) Remedy
9 5 (1.86%) HP
10 4 (1.49%) Capita
10 4 (1.49%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.49%) F5
10 4 (1.49%) Infor
10 4 (1.49%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.49%) Veritas
11 3 (1.12%) Symantec
11 3 (1.12%) Tableau
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