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 19 August 2014 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 316 322 353
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 94 111 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.44% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.48% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 75 27
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£450 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £400 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £700 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 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
22399 23289 24890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.62% 92.76% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15240 15924 16322
Average daily rate £425 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 447 641
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +10 14 £475 -9.52% 23
Westminster - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 55 (29.73%) Finance
2 44 (23.78%) SAP
3 30 (16.22%) Banking
4 26 (14.05%) SQL
5 24 (12.97%) Oracle
5 24 (12.97%) Degree
6 23 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (11.35%) Windows
8 19 (10.27%) Microsoft
9 18 (9.73%) Java
10 17 (9.19%) Migration
11 14 (7.57%) VMware
11 14 (7.57%) SQL Server
11 14 (7.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (7.03%) SharePoint
12 13 (7.03%) ERP
12 13 (7.03%) Project Management
12 13 (7.03%) Analytics
13 12 (6.49%) Configuration Management
13 12 (6.49%) Python
14 11 (5.95%) MS Excel
14 11 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (5.41%) Retail
15 10 (5.41%) Linux
15 10 (5.41%) .NET
15 10 (5.41%) ITIL
15 10 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (5.41%) Middleware
15 10 (5.41%) SAP FI
15 10 (5.41%) Oracle EBS

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 13 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.86%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.78%) Node.js
3 7 (3.78%) OpenStack
3 7 (3.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (3.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (3.24%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (3.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (2.70%) IIS
5 5 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.16%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.08%) Jetty
8 2 (1.08%) nginx
8 2 (1.08%) Lync
8 2 (1.08%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.78%) SPSS
3 6 (3.24%) MS Office
4 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.08%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.54%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.54%) Stata
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.41%) SAP FI
1 10 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (3.78%) SAP CO
3 6 (3.24%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (2.70%) Documaker
4 5 (2.70%) Oracle FAH
4 5 (2.70%) SAP SRM
5 4 (2.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.62%) SAP ERP
6 3 (1.62%) SAP R/3
6 3 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (1.08%) SAP Retail
7 2 (1.08%) SAP BPC
7 2 (1.08%) SAP PM
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (1.08%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.54%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.86%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.78%) Office 365
3 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.08%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.54%) SaaS
4 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.32%) HTTP
2 7 (3.78%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.24%) SSL
4 5 (2.70%) HTTPS
4 5 (2.70%) Firewall
5 4 (2.16%) Extranet
5 4 (2.16%) DNS
5 4 (2.16%) DHCP
5 4 (2.16%) FTP
6 3 (1.62%) SAN
6 3 (1.62%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.08%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (1.08%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.08%) Wireless
7 2 (1.08%) IPsec
7 2 (1.08%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (1.08%) Network Security
7 2 (1.08%) Intranet
7 2 (1.08%) Internet
7 2 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.32%) QlikView
3 8 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.32%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.78%) SAP BW
5 6 (3.24%) Clementine
5 6 (3.24%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.24%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.70%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (1.62%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.62%) DTS
7 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.78%) JIRA
3 5 (2.70%) Axure RP
4 3 (1.62%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.62%) Selenium
4 3 (1.62%) Subversion
5 2 (1.08%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.08%) NUnit
5 2 (1.08%) LSMW
5 2 (1.08%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.54%) Concordion
6 1 (0.54%) Maven
6 1 (0.54%) Ant
6 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 55 (29.73%) Finance
2 30 (16.22%) Banking
3 10 (5.41%) Retail
4 8 (4.32%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (3.78%) Marketing
6 6 (3.24%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.70%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.70%) Billing
8 4 (2.16%) Advertising
9 2 (1.08%) Back Office
9 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Local Government
10 1 (0.54%) Law
10 1 (0.54%) Electronics
10 1 (0.54%) Front Office
10 1 (0.54%) Publishing
10 1 (0.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.41%) .NET
1 10 (5.41%) Middleware
2 8 (4.32%) XML
3 6 (3.24%) jQuery
4 5 (2.70%) JMS
4 5 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (2.70%) WebCenter
4 5 (2.70%) JDBC
5 4 (2.16%) HTML
6 3 (1.62%) SAP PI
6 3 (1.62%) SOAP
7 2 (1.08%) EDI
7 2 (1.08%) SAML
7 2 (1.08%) JRockit
7 2 (1.08%) OAuth
7 2 (1.08%) WCF
7 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (1.08%) OpenID
7 2 (1.08%) HTML5 Canvas
7 2 (1.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.78%) Hedge funds
2 6 (3.24%) FMCG
3 5 (2.70%) SWIFT
3 5 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.62%) PKI
5 3 (1.62%) Replication
5 3 (1.62%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.62%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.62%) Open Source
6 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.08%) Blog
6 2 (1.08%) AS400
7 1 (0.54%) BBC
7 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.54%) Derivative
7 1 (0.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.54%) Photography
7 1 (0.54%) RIA
7 1 (0.54%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.35%) Windows
2 11 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (5.41%) Linux
4 8 (4.32%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.70%) UNIX
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.08%) AIX
8 1 (0.54%) Solaris
8 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.54%) Android
8 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (9.19%) Migration
3 13 (7.03%) ERP
3 13 (7.03%) Project Management
3 13 (7.03%) Analytics
4 12 (6.49%) Configuration Management
5 10 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (5.41%) ITIL
6 9 (4.86%) DevOps
7 8 (4.32%) Information Security
8 7 (3.78%) Risk Management
8 7 (3.78%) Service Delivery
8 7 (3.78%) Change Management
8 7 (3.78%) Data Analysis
8 7 (3.78%) Data Analytics
9 6 (3.24%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (3.24%) Six Sigma
9 6 (3.24%) SOA
9 6 (3.24%) CMMI
9 6 (3.24%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.05%) SQL
2 18 (9.73%) Java
3 12 (6.49%) Python
4 8 (4.32%) C#
5 7 (3.78%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.78%) Ruby
6 6 (3.24%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 5 (2.70%) Jython
8 4 (2.16%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.16%) VBScript
9 3 (1.62%) ABAP
9 3 (1.62%) Perl
9 3 (1.62%) C++
9 3 (1.62%) C
10 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.08%) R
11 1 (0.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (12.97%) Degree
2 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.78%) MCITP
4 6 (3.24%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.24%) MCTS
5 4 (2.16%) CISSP
5 4 (2.16%) SAP Certification
5 4 (2.16%) MCSE
5 4 (2.16%) MCSA
6 3 (1.62%) MCT
6 3 (1.62%) CISM
6 3 (1.62%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.08%) CIPD
7 2 (1.08%) CCIE
7 2 (1.08%) CCNP
8 1 (0.54%) CCNA
8 1 (0.54%) CCA
8 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.32%) SLA
2 6 (3.24%) QA
3 5 (2.70%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.70%) COBIT
4 2 (1.08%) AIFMD
4 2 (1.08%) UCITS
4 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.08%) RosettaNet
4 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.54%) EMIR
5 1 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 14 (7.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (2.16%) XenApp
4 3 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.08%) vSphere
6 1 (0.54%) NFS
6 1 (0.54%) XenServer
6 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (5.41%) Puppet
2 9 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.78%) Vagrant
3 7 (3.78%) Nagios
3 7 (3.78%) SCCM
3 7 (3.78%) Ansible
3 7 (3.78%) Salt
4 5 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.62%) WMI
5 3 (1.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.08%) WSUS
6 2 (1.08%) ZENworks
6 2 (1.08%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.54%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.54%) Legato
7 1 (0.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 44 (23.78%) SAP
2 24 (12.97%) Oracle
3 19 (10.27%) Microsoft
4 14 (7.57%) VMware
5 9 (4.86%) Siebel
6 8 (4.32%) Citrix
7 7 (3.78%) Cisco
7 7 (3.78%) New Relic
8 6 (3.24%) Remedy
9 5 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (2.16%) EMC
11 3 (1.62%) IBM
11 3 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.62%) Mercator
11 3 (1.62%) NetApp
11 3 (1.62%) Open Text
11 3 (1.62%) F5
12 2 (1.08%) Eloqua
12 2 (1.08%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.08%) Primavera
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Collingwood Associates
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 8 days ago