The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Consultant
Rank 619 620 599
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 9 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.027% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.028% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 4
Median daily rate £450 £515 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.62% +24.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £400 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Technical 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
47538 49528 48278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.73% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31327 32075 29701
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1871 1931
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Senior Technical Consultant in the job title.

Senior Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant across the England region.

Senior Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Senior Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant across the England region.

Senior Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Technical 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 Technical Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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 -13 5 £475 -13.63% 4
West Midlands -28 3 £370 -
East of England - 1 £500 -
Senior Technical Consultant
UK

Senior Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Senior Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) SaaS
4 3 (23.08%) PaaS
4 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
4 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (23.08%) IaaS
4 3 (23.08%) AMQP
4 3 (23.08%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (23.08%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) Microservices
4 3 (23.08%) React
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile First
4 3 (23.08%) MQTT
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle

Senior Technical 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 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) IaaS
2 3 (23.08%) PaaS
2 3 (23.08%) SaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) AMQP
1 3 (23.08%) MQTT
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
2 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (23.08%) React
2 3 (23.08%) RESTful
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) LINQ
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware
4 1 (7.69%) OAuth
4 1 (7.69%) OAuth2
4 1 (7.69%) OpenID
4 1 (7.69%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (23.08%) Microservices
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile First
2 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) Web Design
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.69%) VMware