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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 337 329 320
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 74 76 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.39% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 54 51
Average daily rate £550 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £593 £646
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £419
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £74.05
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
20026 19682 20464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.48% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14194 13942 13897
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 337 393
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +32 5 £475 -9.52% 16
Brentford +5 2 £475 -17.39%
Hammersmith - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £623 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £398 - 1
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (21.23%) Java
1 31 (21.23%) Finance
2 21 (14.38%) Ruby
3 20 (13.70%) Windows
4 19 (13.01%) Banking
4 19 (13.01%) Migration
5 18 (12.33%) VMware
5 18 (12.33%) Jenkins
6 17 (11.64%) DevOps
6 17 (11.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (11.64%) Microsoft
7 16 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (10.96%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (10.96%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (10.27%) Configuration Management
9 14 (9.59%) Linux
9 14 (9.59%) Web Services
9 14 (9.59%) JavaScript
9 14 (9.59%) Python
9 14 (9.59%) OpenStack
9 14 (9.59%) Node.js
10 13 (8.90%) Puppet
10 13 (8.90%) Analytics
10 13 (8.90%) Salt
10 13 (8.90%) Vagrant
10 13 (8.90%) New Relic
10 13 (8.90%) Ansible
10 13 (8.90%) Amazon EC2

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (9.59%) Node.js
1 14 (9.59%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.74%) Confluence
2 4 (2.74%) IIS
3 3 (2.05%) JBoss
3 3 (2.05%) Jetty
3 3 (2.05%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.37%) Apache
4 2 (1.37%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.68%) CICS
5 1 (0.68%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.68%) JCAPS
5 1 (0.68%) Lync
5 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.68%) Mule
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Front Arena
2 2 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.37%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.68%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP QM
3 1 (0.68%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.37%) IaaS
4 2 (1.37%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.68%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.68%) Office 365
5 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.53%) VPN
2 10 (6.85%) SSL
3 9 (6.16%) LDAP
4 6 (4.11%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.74%) LAN
5 4 (2.74%) WAN
6 3 (2.05%) Firewall
6 3 (2.05%) NAS
7 2 (1.37%) HTTP
7 2 (1.37%) SAN
8 1 (0.68%) BGP
8 1 (0.68%) DNS
8 1 (0.68%) FTP
8 1 (0.68%) Internet
8 1 (0.68%) IPsec
8 1 (0.68%) MPLS
8 1 (0.68%) OSPF
8 1 (0.68%) SMTP
8 1 (0.68%) VoIP
8 1 (0.68%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.22%) Big Data
2 11 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (5.48%) Pentaho
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.37%) OLTP
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.37%) Power BI
5 2 (1.37%) QlikView
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.68%) Datazen
6 1 (0.68%) Essbase
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (12.33%) Jenkins
2 13 (8.90%) Vagrant
3 4 (2.74%) FishEye
4 3 (2.05%) GitLab
4 3 (2.05%) IntelliJ
4 3 (2.05%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.05%) VisualVM
5 2 (1.37%) Selenium
5 2 (1.37%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.37%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.68%) JIRA
6 1 (0.68%) MSI
6 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.68%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 31 (21.23%) Finance
2 19 (13.01%) Banking
3 12 (8.22%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.16%) Front Office
4 9 (6.16%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.48%) Marketing
5 8 (5.48%) Retail
6 6 (4.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.05%) Games
7 3 (2.05%) Legal
8 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.68%) Publishing
8 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.59%) Web Services
2 12 (8.22%) XML
3 11 (7.53%) HTML
4 10 (6.85%) CSS
4 10 (6.85%) SOAP
5 9 (6.16%) Ajax
5 9 (6.16%) COM
6 8 (5.48%) Apache Avro
7 3 (2.05%) .NET
7 3 (2.05%) REST
8 2 (1.37%) Middleware
8 2 (1.37%) Murex MxML
9 1 (0.68%) D3.js
9 1 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.68%) Grails
9 1 (0.68%) HTML5
9 1 (0.68%) Java EE
9 1 (0.68%) jQuery
9 1 (0.68%) MDX
9 1 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.16%) CMDB
2 9 (6.16%) Credit Risk
2 9 (6.16%) Derivative
2 9 (6.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (6.16%) Market Risk
3 8 (5.48%) Data Structures
4 7 (4.79%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.42%) CESG
6 4 (2.74%) FMCG
6 4 (2.74%) User Experience
7 3 (2.05%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.05%) Online Games
8 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.37%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.37%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.68%) Blog
9 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.70%) Windows
2 14 (9.59%) Linux
3 5 (3.42%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.74%) Unix
5 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.37%) Android
6 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.37%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.01%) Migration
2 17 (11.64%) DevOps
3 16 (10.96%) Continuous Delivery
4 15 (10.27%) Configuration Management
5 13 (8.90%) Analytics
5 13 (8.90%) Service Management
6 12 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (8.22%) ITIL
6 12 (8.22%) Risk Management
7 11 (7.53%) Presales
8 10 (6.85%) Customer Engagement
8 10 (6.85%) Data Analytics
8 10 (6.85%) ITSM
8 10 (6.85%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (6.85%) Use Case
9 9 (6.16%) IT Asset Management
9 9 (6.16%) ITIL V2
9 9 (6.16%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (5.48%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.23%) Java
2 21 (14.38%) Ruby
3 14 (9.59%) JavaScript
3 14 (9.59%) Python
4 10 (6.85%) PHP
5 9 (6.16%) SQL
6 8 (5.48%) R
7 3 (2.05%) C#
7 3 (2.05%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.37%) Groovy
8 2 (1.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.68%) COBOL
9 1 (0.68%) Perl
9 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) Degree
2 5 (3.42%) CISSP
3 3 (2.05%) CISM
4 2 (1.37%) IISP
4 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.37%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.37%) PMP
4 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.68%) CCSE
5 1 (0.68%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (0.68%) CISA
5 1 (0.68%) CLAS
5 1 (0.68%) MCSE
5 1 (0.68%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.68%) VCAP
5 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.05%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.68%) HL7
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (11.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.05%) vSphere
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.68%) NFS
3 1 (0.68%) Snort
3 1 (0.68%) vCloud
3 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (10.96%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (8.90%) Ansible
2 13 (8.90%) Nagios
2 13 (8.90%) Puppet
2 13 (8.90%) Salt
3 9 (6.16%) HP UCMDB
4 4 (2.74%) SCCM
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.68%) Proventia
5 1 (0.68%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (12.33%) VMware
2 17 (11.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.90%) Murex
3 13 (8.90%) New Relic
4 12 (8.22%) ServiceNow
5 9 (6.16%) Calypso
5 9 (6.16%) Tableau
6 8 (5.48%) Alteryx
6 8 (5.48%) Cloudera
7 7 (4.79%) SAP
8 6 (4.11%) Oracle
9 4 (2.74%) BT
9 4 (2.74%) Cisco
10 3 (2.05%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.05%) Citrix
10 3 (2.05%) Google
10 3 (2.05%) Informatica
10 3 (2.05%) Juniper
10 3 (2.05%) Perforce
10 3 (2.05%) Rally
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