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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 365 335 327
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 64 86 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 61 50
Median daily rate £500 £500 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £625 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -
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
20644 21057 21495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 94.65% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15023 14520 15143
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 393 382
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 26 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 26 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 +21 2 £525 +29.23% 15
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 26 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 23 (18.55%) Finance
2 22 (17.74%) DevOps
3 21 (16.94%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (13.71%) Ansible
4 17 (13.71%) Jenkins
4 17 (13.71%) Banking
5 16 (12.90%) SQL
5 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 16 (12.90%) Puppet
6 15 (12.10%) Migration
7 14 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (11.29%) TDD
7 14 (11.29%) Degree
7 14 (11.29%) Java
8 12 (9.68%) VMware
8 12 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (8.87%) Open Source
9 11 (8.87%) Risk Management
9 11 (8.87%) Investment Banking
9 11 (8.87%) JavaScript
9 11 (8.87%) Web Services
9 11 (8.87%) XML
10 10 (8.06%) Windows
10 10 (8.06%) MySQL
10 10 (8.06%) Oracle
10 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
10 10 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (8.06%) Big Data
10 10 (8.06%) GitHub
10 10 (8.06%) Docker

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 8 (6.45%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.03%) IIS
2 5 (4.03%) Node.js
3 3 (2.42%) Mule
3 3 (2.42%) Mule ESB
4 2 (1.61%) Confluence
4 2 (1.61%) JBoss
4 2 (1.61%) JCAPS
4 2 (1.61%) Jetty
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) SAS
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) RMDS
2 2 (1.61%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.81%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.81%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.81%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.81%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.06%) GitHub
3 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.03%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.23%) Office 365
6 3 (2.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.61%) PaaS
8 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.81%) IaaS
8 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.45%) LDAP
2 7 (5.65%) VPN
3 6 (4.84%) SSL
4 5 (4.03%) Network Security
5 4 (3.23%) IPv6
5 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.42%) Firewall
6 3 (2.42%) SAN
7 2 (1.61%) DHCP
7 2 (1.61%) DNS
8 1 (0.81%) BGP
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.81%) FTP
8 1 (0.81%) HTTP
8 1 (0.81%) LAN
8 1 (0.81%) OSPF
8 1 (0.81%) SMTP
8 1 (0.81%) VLAN
8 1 (0.81%) VoIP
8 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.06%) Big Data
1 10 (8.06%) MySQL
2 8 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (5.65%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.42%) QlikView
6 3 (2.42%) VLDB
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.81%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.81%) OpenTSDB
8 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (13.71%) Jenkins
2 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.84%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.61%) FishEye
4 2 (1.61%) GitLab
4 2 (1.61%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.61%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.61%) VisualVM
5 1 (0.81%) Ant
5 1 (0.81%) Gradle
5 1 (0.81%) Maven
General
1 23 (18.55%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Banking
3 11 (8.87%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.45%) Front Office
5 7 (5.65%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.84%) Marketing
7 3 (2.42%) Games
7 3 (2.42%) Retail
8 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.81%) Automotive
9 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.81%) Law
9 1 (0.81%) Legal
9 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.87%) Web Services
1 11 (8.87%) XML
2 9 (7.26%) CSS
2 9 (7.26%) HTML
2 9 (7.26%) SOAP
3 6 (4.84%) Ajax
3 6 (4.84%) COM
4 5 (4.03%) Middleware
5 4 (3.23%) Spring
6 3 (2.42%) JMS
7 2 (1.61%) Java EE
7 2 (1.61%) REST
7 2 (1.61%) XSLT
8 1 (0.81%) JSON
8 1 (0.81%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.81%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.26%) Credit Risk
1 9 (7.26%) Market Risk
2 8 (6.45%) Derivative
2 8 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (4.84%) CMDB
4 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.42%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.42%) Online Games
5 3 (2.42%) SWIFT
5 3 (2.42%) User Experience
6 2 (1.61%) CESG
6 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.61%) FMCG
7 1 (0.81%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.81%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.06%) Windows
2 5 (4.03%) Linux
3 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.81%) CentOS
5 1 (0.81%) Fedora
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.74%) DevOps
2 15 (12.10%) Migration
3 14 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.29%) TDD
4 11 (8.87%) Open Source
4 11 (8.87%) Risk Management
5 9 (7.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (7.26%) ITIL
6 8 (6.45%) Presales
6 8 (6.45%) Service Management
6 8 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
6 8 (6.45%) Use Case
7 7 (5.65%) Customer Engagement
7 7 (5.65%) Project Management
7 7 (5.65%) SDLC
7 7 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (4.84%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.84%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (4.84%) ITIL V2
8 6 (4.84%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.90%) SQL
2 14 (11.29%) Java
3 11 (8.87%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.84%) Python
4 6 (4.84%) Ruby
5 5 (4.03%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.61%) C#
7 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.61%) VB
7 2 (1.61%) XPath
8 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.81%) C
8 1 (0.81%) C++
8 1 (0.81%) Groovy
8 1 (0.81%) Perl
8 1 (0.81%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) MBA
3 3 (2.42%) CISSP
3 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.61%) CISA
4 2 (1.61%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.61%) PMP
4 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.81%) CCSE
5 1 (0.81%) CISM
5 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.81%) JNCIE
5 1 (0.81%) JNCIP
5 1 (0.81%) JNCIS
5 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.81%) VCAP
5 1 (0.81%) VCP5
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (8.06%) Docker
1 10 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.61%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.81%) Snort
4 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (16.94%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (13.71%) Ansible
3 16 (12.90%) Puppet
4 6 (4.84%) Nagios
5 5 (4.03%) Salt
6 2 (1.61%) Packer
7 1 (0.81%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.81%) Proventia
7 1 (0.81%) Riemann
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.81%) WSUS
7 1 (0.81%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.68%) VMware
3 10 (8.06%) Oracle
4 9 (7.26%) Murex
5 8 (6.45%) Calypso
5 8 (6.45%) ServiceNow
6 7 (5.65%) SAP
7 5 (4.03%) Citrix
7 5 (4.03%) New Relic
8 3 (2.42%) Cisco
8 3 (2.42%) IBM
8 3 (2.42%) Reuters
9 2 (1.61%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.61%) Juniper
9 2 (1.61%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.61%) Perforce
9 2 (1.61%) Rally
9 2 (1.61%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.61%) webMethods
10 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
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