The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 393 335 336
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 51 85 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.40% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 63 56
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £355 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £620 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
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
21639 21166 22460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.78% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15693 14534 15669
Median daily rate £463 £446 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% +4.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 382 406
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Senior Consultant in the job title.

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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 3 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
City of London +14 3 £525 +8.52% 5
Croydon - 1 £420 -
Hammersmith - 1 £622 -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (16.15%) Finance
2 20 (15.38%) DevOps
3 19 (14.62%) Jenkins
3 19 (14.62%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (14.62%) Banking
3 19 (14.62%) Java
4 17 (13.08%) SQL
4 17 (13.08%) Migration
4 17 (13.08%) VMware
5 16 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.31%) Ansible
6 15 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (11.54%) Puppet
6 15 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 14 (10.77%) Investment Banking
8 13 (10.00%) Windows
8 13 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (9.23%) Risk Management
10 11 (8.46%) TDD
10 11 (8.46%) Degree
10 11 (8.46%) Murex
10 11 (8.46%) Configuration Management
10 11 (8.46%) XML
10 11 (8.46%) JavaScript
10 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (8.46%) OpenStack
11 10 (7.69%) Marketing
11 10 (7.69%) Use Case
11 10 (7.69%) Web Services

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 11 (8.46%) OpenStack
2 8 (6.15%) Node.js
3 6 (4.62%) IIS
4 4 (3.08%) Confluence
5 3 (2.31%) JBoss
5 3 (2.31%) Jetty
5 3 (2.31%) Mule
5 3 (2.31%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.54%) JCAPS
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.77%) Apache
7 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.77%) SAS
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.31%) RMDS
2 2 (1.54%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.54%) Front Arena
2 2 (1.54%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.77%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.77%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.77%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.77%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.77%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.77%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.77%) SAP QM
3 1 (0.77%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.62%) GitHub
5 4 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.31%) IaaS
7 2 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.54%) Office 365
7 2 (1.54%) PaaS
8 1 (0.77%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.77%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.77%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.38%) LDAP
1 7 (5.38%) VPN
2 6 (4.62%) SSL
3 5 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.31%) LAN
4 3 (2.31%) SAN
4 3 (2.31%) WAN
5 2 (1.54%) DHCP
5 2 (1.54%) DNS
5 2 (1.54%) Firewall
5 2 (1.54%) IPv6
5 2 (1.54%) Network Security
5 2 (1.54%) SMTP
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.77%) HSRP
6 1 (0.77%) NX-OS
6 1 (0.77%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.77%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (0.77%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.38%) Big Data
1 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.62%) MySQL
3 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.31%) QlikView
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.31%) VLDB
6 1 (0.77%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.77%) Essbase
6 1 (0.77%) OLTP
6 1 (0.77%) OpenTSDB
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.77%) Power BI
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (14.62%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.92%) Vagrant
3 6 (4.62%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.08%) FishEye
5 3 (2.31%) GitLab
5 3 (2.31%) IntelliJ
5 3 (2.31%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.31%) VisualVM
6 1 (0.77%) Ant
6 1 (0.77%) Gradle
6 1 (0.77%) JIRA
6 1 (0.77%) Maven
6 1 (0.77%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.77%) Subversion
6 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.77%) Travis CI
General
1 21 (16.15%) Finance
2 19 (14.62%) Banking
3 14 (10.77%) Investment Banking
4 10 (7.69%) Marketing
5 9 (6.92%) Front Office
5 9 (6.92%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.08%) Games
6 4 (3.08%) Retail
7 3 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.77%) Automotive
8 1 (0.77%) Law
8 1 (0.77%) Legal
8 1 (0.77%) Publishing
8 1 (0.77%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.46%) XML
2 10 (7.69%) Web Services
3 9 (6.92%) SOAP
4 8 (6.15%) CSS
4 8 (6.15%) HTML
5 6 (4.62%) Ajax
5 6 (4.62%) COM
6 4 (3.08%) Middleware
6 4 (3.08%) Spring
7 3 (2.31%) JMS
7 3 (2.31%) REST
8 2 (1.54%) Java EE
8 2 (1.54%) Murex MxML
8 2 (1.54%) XSLT
9 1 (0.77%) .NET
9 1 (0.77%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.77%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.77%) Grails
9 1 (0.77%) JSON
9 1 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.92%) Credit Risk
1 9 (6.92%) Derivative
1 9 (6.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 9 (6.92%) Market Risk
2 6 (4.62%) CMDB
2 6 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (3.85%) User Experience
4 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.08%) Online Games
5 3 (2.31%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.31%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.54%) CESG
7 1 (0.77%) BBC
7 1 (0.77%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.77%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.77%) iPad
7 1 (0.77%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.77%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.00%) Windows
2 8 (6.15%) Linux
3 4 (3.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.54%) Unix
6 1 (0.77%) CentOS
6 1 (0.77%) Fedora
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.38%) DevOps
2 17 (13.08%) Migration
3 16 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (9.23%) Risk Management
6 11 (8.46%) Configuration Management
6 11 (8.46%) TDD
7 10 (7.69%) Use Case
8 9 (6.92%) ITIL
8 9 (6.92%) Open Source
8 9 (6.92%) Presales
8 9 (6.92%) Service Management
8 9 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.92%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (5.38%) Change Management
9 7 (5.38%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (4.62%) Analytics
10 6 (4.62%) IT Asset Management
10 6 (4.62%) ITIL V2
10 6 (4.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.62%) Java
2 17 (13.08%) SQL
3 11 (8.46%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.69%) Python
5 9 (6.92%) Ruby
6 5 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.31%) C#
8 3 (2.31%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.54%) Groovy
9 2 (1.54%) VB
9 2 (1.54%) XPath
10 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.77%) C
10 1 (0.77%) C++
10 1 (0.77%) Perl
10 1 (0.77%) PHP
10 1 (0.77%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 11 (8.46%) Degree
2 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.31%) CISSP
4 2 (1.54%) CISA
4 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.54%) IISP
4 2 (1.54%) MBA
4 2 (1.54%) VCAP
4 2 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.77%) CCSE
5 1 (0.77%) CISM
5 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.77%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.77%) HL7
3 1 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.62%) Docker
3 2 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.54%) vSphere
3 2 (1.54%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.77%) Snort
4 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.77%) vCloud
4 1 (0.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (14.62%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (12.31%) Ansible
3 15 (11.54%) Puppet
4 9 (6.92%) Nagios
5 8 (6.15%) Salt
6 2 (1.54%) Packer
7 1 (0.77%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.77%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.77%) Proventia
7 1 (0.77%) Riemann
7 1 (0.77%) SCCM
7 1 (0.77%) vRealize
7 1 (0.77%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.77%) WSUS
7 1 (0.77%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (13.08%) VMware
2 15 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.46%) Murex
4 9 (6.92%) Calypso
5 8 (6.15%) New Relic
5 8 (6.15%) Oracle
5 8 (6.15%) ServiceNow
6 7 (5.38%) SAP
7 5 (3.85%) Citrix
8 4 (3.08%) BT
9 3 (2.31%) Adobe
9 3 (2.31%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.31%) Cisco
9 3 (2.31%) Perforce
9 3 (2.31%) Rally
9 3 (2.31%) Reuters
9 3 (2.31%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.54%) IBM
10 2 (1.54%) MuleSoft
10 2 (1.54%) webMethods