The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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 London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 316 320 356
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 100 59 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 28 43
Average daily rate £488 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £321 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £658 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22912 20394 25944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.78% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15867 13832 16673
Average daily rate £425 £448 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 421 581
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 18 £450 -14.28% 24
Canary Wharf +24 2 - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Worcester Park - - - -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 43 (24.43%) SAP
2 33 (18.75%) Finance
3 28 (15.91%) Microsoft
4 27 (15.34%) Banking
5 20 (11.36%) SQL
5 20 (11.36%) SharePoint
6 19 (10.80%) Project Management
7 18 (10.23%) Java
7 18 (10.23%) Oracle
8 16 (9.09%) Windows
9 14 (7.95%) Degree
10 13 (7.39%) Linux
10 13 (7.39%) SQL Server
11 12 (6.82%) ITIL
11 12 (6.82%) SAN
11 12 (6.82%) Retail
12 11 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.25%) CRM
12 11 (6.25%) Investment Banking
13 10 (5.68%) Analytics
13 10 (5.68%) DNS
13 10 (5.68%) Active Directory
13 10 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (5.11%) Migration
14 9 (5.11%) Configuration Management
14 9 (5.11%) EMC
14 9 (5.11%) MS Excel
14 9 (5.11%) Web Services
14 9 (5.11%) UNIX
14 9 (5.11%) .NET

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.84%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.84%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.84%) Apache
4 5 (2.84%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.27%) IIS
5 4 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.70%) SAS
7 2 (1.14%) Lync
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint Foundation
7 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.14%) Node.js
7 2 (1.14%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.14%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.57%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.57%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.41%) MS Office
3 4 (2.27%) MS Project
3 4 (2.27%) SPSS
4 1 (0.57%) Stata
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (4.55%) SAP FI
2 6 (3.41%) SAP CO
2 6 (3.41%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (2.27%) SAP ERP
4 4 (2.27%) SAP APO
5 3 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (1.14%) SAP R/3
6 2 (1.14%) SAP HR
6 2 (1.14%) SAP SD
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (1.14%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.14%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (1.14%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.57%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.57%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (0.57%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.98%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.84%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.27%) Office 365
5 3 (1.70%) Taleo
6 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.82%) SAN
2 10 (5.68%) DNS
3 8 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.98%) NAS
5 5 (2.84%) WAN
5 5 (2.84%) DHCP
5 5 (2.84%) Firewall
6 4 (2.27%) LAN
7 3 (1.70%) Wireless
7 3 (1.70%) Extranet
8 2 (1.14%) PBX
8 2 (1.14%) VoIP
8 2 (1.14%) HTTP
9 1 (0.57%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.57%) VPN
9 1 (0.57%) PPTP
9 1 (0.57%) H.323
9 1 (0.57%) CTI
9 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.98%) QlikView
4 6 (3.41%) SAP BI
4 6 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.84%) SAP BW
5 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.70%) Clementine
7 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.14%) OLAP
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.14%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.57%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.57%) Xcelsius
9 1 (0.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.70%) LSMW
2 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.57%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 33 (18.75%) Finance
2 27 (15.34%) Banking
3 12 (6.82%) Retail
4 11 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 9 (5.11%) Marketing
6 5 (2.84%) Publishing
7 4 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.70%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.14%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.57%) Back Office
10 1 (0.57%) Law
10 1 (0.57%) Legal
10 1 (0.57%) Advertising
10 1 (0.57%) Billing
10 1 (0.57%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.57%) French Language
10 1 (0.57%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.11%) .NET
1 9 (5.11%) Web Services
2 7 (3.98%) jQuery
2 7 (3.98%) J2EE
3 5 (2.84%) HTML
3 5 (2.84%) SOAP
3 5 (2.84%) XML
4 3 (1.70%) REST
4 3 (1.70%) JSP
4 3 (1.70%) EDI
5 2 (1.14%) Java RMI
5 2 (1.14%) Middleware
5 2 (1.14%) Servlets
5 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.14%) EJB
5 2 (1.14%) CSS
5 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (1.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (1.14%) HTML5 Canvas
5 2 (1.14%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.11%) FMCG
2 8 (4.55%) Clustering
3 5 (2.84%) SWIFT
4 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.70%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.70%) NHS
5 3 (1.70%) GIS
6 2 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.14%) Social Media
6 2 (1.14%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.57%) iPhone
7 1 (0.57%) Open Source
7 1 (0.57%) Blog
7 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.57%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.57%) EPoS
7 1 (0.57%) PKI
7 1 (0.57%) Psychology
7 1 (0.57%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.09%) Windows
2 13 (7.39%) Linux
3 9 (5.11%) UNIX
3 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.41%) Solaris
5 6 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.14%) Android
8 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (10.80%) Project Management
2 12 (6.82%) ITIL
3 11 (6.25%) CRM
3 11 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (5.68%) Analytics
5 9 (5.11%) Migration
5 9 (5.11%) Configuration Management
6 8 (4.55%) Change Management
6 8 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 8 (4.55%) ERP
6 8 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 7 (3.98%) Risk Management
8 6 (3.41%) TDD
9 5 (2.84%) Workflow
9 5 (2.84%) Data Migration
10 4 (2.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (2.27%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.36%) SQL
2 18 (10.23%) Java
3 7 (3.98%) C#
3 7 (3.98%) Ruby
4 6 (3.41%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.41%) Perl
5 5 (2.84%) C
6 4 (2.27%) C++
7 3 (1.70%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.70%) ABAP
7 3 (1.70%) PHP
8 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.14%) VBScript
8 2 (1.14%) Python
8 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.57%) R
9 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (7.95%) Degree
2 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.27%) SAP Certification
3 4 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.27%) MBA
3 4 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.70%) CEH
4 3 (1.70%) MCTS
4 3 (1.70%) MCITP
4 3 (1.70%) MCSE
4 3 (1.70%) MCSA
4 3 (1.70%) CCNP
5 2 (1.14%) CISSP
5 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) MCP
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) RosettaNet
2 2 (1.14%) COBIT
2 2 (1.14%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) EMIR
3 1 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.84%) Samba
2 5 (2.84%) NFS
2 5 (2.84%) Sendmail
3 4 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.57%) vSphere
4 1 (0.57%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (4.55%) Puppet
2 7 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.98%) Nagios
3 5 (2.84%) Ganglia
4 2 (1.14%) WSUS
4 2 (1.14%) SAP Afaria
4 2 (1.14%) Ansible
4 2 (1.14%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.57%) SCCM
5 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.57%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.57%) Legato
5 1 (0.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 43 (24.43%) SAP
2 28 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.23%) Oracle
4 9 (5.11%) EMC
5 8 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.98%) VMware
7 6 (3.41%) Citrix
8 5 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.84%) Business Objects
8 5 (2.84%) Sun
8 5 (2.84%) Splunk
9 4 (2.27%) Blue Coat
9 4 (2.27%) ATG
9 4 (2.27%) Cisco
9 4 (2.27%) IBM
9 4 (2.27%) Juniper
10 3 (1.70%) Adobe
10 3 (1.70%) Sybase
10 3 (1.70%) Cognos
10 3 (1.70%) Siebel
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