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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Consultant
Rank 622 595 570
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 4 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.033% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.034% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 9
Median daily rate £500 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
46767 46633 45417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.73% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30873 29254 28503
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1342 1874 1952
Median hourly rate £17.95 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.65% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 25 May 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 25 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
East Midlands - 2 £431 -
London -8 1 £500 -4.76% 6
South East -10 1 - -
Senior Technical Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 7 (36.84%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) LDAP
3 6 (31.58%) VPN
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) SOAP
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) COM
3 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 6 (31.58%) SSL
3 6 (31.58%) ITSM
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL V2
3 6 (31.58%) Ajax
3 6 (31.58%) CMDB
3 6 (31.58%) ServiceNow
3 6 (31.58%) IT Asset Management
3 6 (31.58%) Presales
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Banking
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) CRM

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 1 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) LDAP
1 6 (31.58%) SSL
1 6 (31.58%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) CSS
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) Ajax
2 6 (31.58%) COM
2 6 (31.58%) SOAP
2 6 (31.58%) Web Services
2 6 (31.58%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.26%) Economics
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
1 7 (36.84%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (31.58%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (31.58%) IT Asset Management
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL V2
2 6 (31.58%) ITSM
2 6 (31.58%) Presales
2 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) CMMI
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
1 6 (31.58%) ServiceNow
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) BMC
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Computacenter
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Mercator
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto