The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Technical Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Consultant
Rank 552 542 561
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 5 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.017% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.019% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 7
Average daily rate
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£431 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £414 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £490 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45662 43138 49058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.59% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28238 25865 28004
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1849 1986 2544
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Technical Consultant
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Senior Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 2 £475 - 4
South East -27 1 £388 -8.82% 3
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Senior Technical Consultant
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Senior Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) SSL
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) SOAP
3 7 (35.00%) Web Services
3 7 (35.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) COM
3 7 (35.00%) LDAP
3 7 (35.00%) VPN
3 7 (35.00%) HP
3 7 (35.00%) BMC
3 7 (35.00%) Service Management
3 7 (35.00%) ITSM
3 7 (35.00%) Remedy
3 7 (35.00%) Ajax
3 7 (35.00%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (35.00%) Degree
3 7 (35.00%) CMDB
3 7 (35.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (35.00%) Customer Engagement
3 7 (35.00%) SaaS
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL V2
3 7 (35.00%) HP UCMDB
3 7 (35.00%) ServiceNow
4 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) SAP

Senior Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SSL
2 7 (35.00%) LDAP
2 7 (35.00%) VPN
3 3 (15.00%) MPLS
4 2 (10.00%) OSPF
4 2 (10.00%) BGP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) CSS
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) COM
2 7 (35.00%) SOAP
2 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) XML
2 7 (35.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (5.00%) EDI
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) SAP XI
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) CMDB
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
1 7 (35.00%) Service Management
1 7 (35.00%) ITSM
1 7 (35.00%) Technical Architecture
1 7 (35.00%) Customer Engagement
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL V2
2 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Information Management
3 1 (5.00%) Business Development
3 1 (5.00%) Release Management
3 1 (5.00%) OWASP
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) CCIE
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Legato
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
2 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) HP
2 7 (35.00%) BMC
2 7 (35.00%) Remedy
2 7 (35.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (15.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) Websense
5 1 (5.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (5.00%) Mercator
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
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