The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 361 339 322
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 64 84 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.38% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 43 66
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£513 £495 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.53% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £355 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £463
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
City of London -7 12 £375 -25.00% 14
Ilford - 4 £450 -
Brentford 0 1 £563 +18.42%
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (15.89%) Finance
2 20 (13.25%) Cisco
3 19 (12.58%) HTML
3 19 (12.58%) SQL
4 18 (11.92%) Java
4 18 (11.92%) SAP
4 18 (11.92%) Firewall
4 18 (11.92%) DevOps
5 17 (11.26%) Jenkins
5 17 (11.26%) Degree
5 17 (11.26%) XML
6 16 (10.60%) Configuration Management
6 16 (10.60%) VMware
6 16 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (10.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (10.60%) Puppet
6 16 (10.60%) Ansible
6 16 (10.60%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (9.93%) New Relic
7 15 (9.93%) OpenStack
7 15 (9.93%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (9.93%) Ajax
7 15 (9.93%) Python
8 14 (9.27%) VPN
8 14 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (9.27%) JavaScript
8 14 (9.27%) Microsoft
8 14 (9.27%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (9.27%) Nagios

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 15 (9.93%) OpenStack
2 14 (9.27%) Node.js
3 8 (5.30%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.64%) Lync
5 1 (0.66%) JBoss
5 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.66%) SAS
5 1 (0.66%) Jetty
5 1 (0.66%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (2.65%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.32%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.32%) MS Office
2 2 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.32%) InDesign
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.66%) MS Project
3 1 (0.66%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (5.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.31%) SAP FI
2 5 (3.31%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (3.31%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.99%) SAP APO
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.32%) SAP CRM
4 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.66%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.66%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.66%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.66%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.66%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.66%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.66%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.66%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.27%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.64%) Office 365
3 7 (4.64%) Yammer
4 2 (1.32%) Veeva
4 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.32%) SaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.66%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.66%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.92%) Firewall
2 14 (9.27%) VPN
2 14 (9.27%) Wireless
3 10 (6.62%) Cisco ISE
3 10 (6.62%) LDAP
4 9 (5.96%) SSL
5 6 (3.97%) MPLS
6 5 (3.31%) LAN
7 4 (2.65%) WAN
7 4 (2.65%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.99%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (1.32%) FTP
9 2 (1.32%) HTTP
9 2 (1.32%) DNS
9 2 (1.32%) VoIP
9 2 (1.32%) BGP
10 1 (0.66%) IGRP
10 1 (0.66%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.64%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.99%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.99%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.32%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.66%) DB2
5 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.66%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (11.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.99%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.32%) ProC
4 1 (0.66%) Maven
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.66%) Selenium
4 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.66%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.66%) FishEye
4 1 (0.66%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.66%) VisualVM
4 1 (0.66%) GitLab
4 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.66%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
General
1 24 (15.89%) Finance
2 14 (9.27%) Marketing
3 7 (4.64%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.97%) Banking
5 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.99%) Retail
7 2 (1.32%) Legal
7 2 (1.32%) Front Office
7 2 (1.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.58%) HTML
2 17 (11.26%) XML
3 15 (9.93%) Ajax
4 13 (8.61%) CSS
5 11 (7.28%) .NET
5 11 (7.28%) Web Services
6 9 (5.96%) COM
6 9 (5.96%) SOAP
7 6 (3.97%) ASP.NET
7 6 (3.97%) XSL
8 3 (1.99%) ADSI
9 2 (1.32%) Task Parallel Library
9 2 (1.32%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (1.32%) WCF
9 2 (1.32%) WPF
9 2 (1.32%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.32%) HTML5
10 1 (0.66%) Backbone.js
10 1 (0.66%) MDX
10 1 (0.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.62%) CMDB
2 8 (5.30%) User Experience
3 4 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.32%) Derivative
4 2 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.32%) iPad
4 2 (1.32%) DTV
4 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.32%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.66%) PKI
5 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.66%) Blog
5 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.66%) RIA
5 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.66%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.30%) Windows
2 4 (2.65%) UNIX
3 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.32%) Linux
4 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.66%) MVS
4 1 (0.66%) Android
4 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (11.92%) DevOps
2 16 (10.60%) Configuration Management
3 15 (9.93%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (9.27%) Analytics
4 14 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (8.61%) CRM
6 12 (7.95%) ITIL
6 12 (7.95%) Project Management
6 12 (7.95%) Service Management
7 11 (7.28%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (7.28%) Network Planning
7 11 (7.28%) Business Development
8 10 (6.62%) Migration
9 9 (5.96%) ITSM
9 9 (5.96%) Customer Engagement
9 9 (5.96%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (5.96%) ITIL V2
9 9 (5.96%) IT Asset Management
10 7 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (4.64%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.58%) SQL
2 18 (11.92%) Java
3 15 (9.93%) Python
4 14 (9.27%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.27%) Ruby
5 4 (2.65%) C#
6 3 (1.99%) VBScript
6 3 (1.99%) C
7 2 (1.32%) VBA
7 2 (1.32%) C++
7 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.66%) XPath
8 1 (0.66%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (11.26%) Degree
2 14 (9.27%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (8.61%) CCNP
4 11 (7.28%) CISSP
5 5 (3.31%) CCIE
6 1 (0.66%) MCSE
6 1 (0.66%) CCA
6 1 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.66%) CCEA
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.66%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.66%) CISM
6 1 (0.66%) CCSA
6 1 (0.66%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.66%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.66%) vSphere
3 1 (0.66%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (10.60%) Puppet
1 16 (10.60%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (10.60%) Ansible
2 14 (9.27%) Salt
2 14 (9.27%) Vagrant
2 14 (9.27%) Nagios
3 9 (5.96%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (1.99%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.99%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.99%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.32%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.66%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.66%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.66%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.66%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.66%) SCOM
6 1 (0.66%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (13.25%) Cisco
2 18 (11.92%) SAP
3 16 (10.60%) VMware
4 15 (9.93%) New Relic
5 14 (9.27%) Microsoft
6 10 (6.62%) ServiceNow
7 6 (3.97%) Oracle
8 4 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.65%) Adobe
8 4 (2.65%) IBM
9 3 (1.99%) Citrix
9 3 (1.99%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.99%) Juniper
9 3 (1.99%) F5
10 2 (1.32%) Websense
10 2 (1.32%) Infragistics
10 2 (1.32%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.32%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.32%) CA
11 1 (0.66%) Informatica
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