The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 315 320 360
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 85 96 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.40% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.43% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 63 32
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£500 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21256 22408 24429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.80% 92.45% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14623 15254 15784
Average daily rate £425 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 474 640
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 £13.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Senior Consultant
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +12 9 £488 -18.75% 18
Westminster - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 51 (27.27%) Finance
2 48 (25.67%) SAP
3 27 (14.44%) Banking
4 25 (13.37%) Degree
5 23 (12.30%) SQL
6 21 (11.23%) Oracle
7 20 (10.70%) Java
8 19 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (9.63%) Windows
9 18 (9.63%) Microsoft
10 16 (8.56%) Project Management
11 15 (8.02%) ERP
12 14 (7.49%) Migration
12 14 (7.49%) Analytics
13 13 (6.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (6.95%) VMware
13 13 (6.95%) SharePoint
14 12 (6.42%) SQL Server
14 12 (6.42%) .NET
14 12 (6.42%) SAP FI
14 12 (6.42%) Configuration Management
15 10 (5.35%) Linux
15 10 (5.35%) Retail
16 9 (4.81%) SAP CO
16 9 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (4.81%) FMCG
16 9 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (4.81%) QlikView
16 9 (4.81%) ITIL
16 9 (4.81%) Active Directory

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (6.95%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.74%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (3.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (3.21%) Node.js
3 6 (3.21%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.67%) IIS
5 4 (2.14%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.14%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.60%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.60%) SAS
6 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.60%) Lync
7 2 (1.07%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.07%) Jetty
7 2 (1.07%) nginx
8 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (4.28%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.74%) SPSS
3 5 (2.67%) MS Office
4 2 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.07%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.53%) MS Project
5 1 (0.53%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.53%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (6.42%) SAP FI
2 9 (4.81%) SAP CO
2 9 (4.81%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.60%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.60%) SAP APO
4 3 (1.60%) SAP R/3
5 2 (1.07%) SAP PM
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.07%) SAP HR
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.07%) SAP SRM
5 2 (1.07%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.07%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.53%) HFM
6 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.28%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.74%) Office 365
3 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.60%) Taleo
5 2 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.07%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.53%) SaaS
6 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.21%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.67%) DHCP
2 5 (2.67%) DNS
2 5 (2.67%) Firewall
3 4 (2.14%) FTP
4 3 (1.60%) WAN
4 3 (1.60%) SAN
4 3 (1.60%) Extranet
4 3 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.07%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (1.07%) Wireless
5 2 (1.07%) IPsec
5 2 (1.07%) LAN
5 2 (1.07%) PBX
5 2 (1.07%) VoIP
5 2 (1.07%) HTTP
5 2 (1.07%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.53%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (4.81%) QlikView
3 7 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.21%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.21%) Clementine
5 5 (2.67%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (2.14%) SAP BI
6 4 (2.14%) SAP BW
6 4 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.07%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.07%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.07%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.14%) Axure RP
3 3 (1.60%) Selenium
3 3 (1.60%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.07%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.07%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.07%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.07%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.07%) JIRA
4 2 (1.07%) NUnit
4 2 (1.07%) Subversion
5 1 (0.53%) Maven
5 1 (0.53%) LSMW
5 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.53%) Ant
5 1 (0.53%) Concordion
General
1 51 (27.27%) Finance
2 27 (14.44%) Banking
3 10 (5.35%) Retail
4 7 (3.74%) Marketing
5 6 (3.21%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.67%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.60%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.07%) Publishing
8 2 (1.07%) Back Office
8 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.53%) Billing
9 1 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Local Government
9 1 (0.53%) Electronics
9 1 (0.53%) Law
9 1 (0.53%) Games
9 1 (0.53%) Front Office
9 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.42%) .NET
2 7 (3.74%) XML
3 6 (3.21%) jQuery
4 5 (2.67%) Middleware
5 3 (1.60%) SAP PI
5 3 (1.60%) EDI
5 3 (1.60%) HTML
5 3 (1.60%) SOAP
6 2 (1.07%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (1.07%) JRockit
6 2 (1.07%) SAML
6 2 (1.07%) Servlets
6 2 (1.07%) CSS
6 2 (1.07%) J2EE
6 2 (1.07%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.07%) OAuth
6 2 (1.07%) OpenID
7 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.53%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.53%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.81%) FMCG
2 7 (3.74%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.67%) SWIFT
4 4 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.60%) PKI
5 3 (1.60%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.60%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.07%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.07%) Replication
6 2 (1.07%) AS400
6 2 (1.07%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.07%) Blog
6 2 (1.07%) Open Source
7 1 (0.53%) Photography
7 1 (0.53%) Derivative
7 1 (0.53%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.53%) Social Media
7 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.53%) iPhone
7 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.63%) Windows
2 10 (5.35%) Linux
3 9 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.21%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.67%) UNIX
5 5 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.07%) AIX
6 2 (1.07%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.53%) Android
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (8.56%) Project Management
3 15 (8.02%) ERP
4 14 (7.49%) Migration
4 14 (7.49%) Analytics
5 12 (6.42%) Configuration Management
6 9 (4.81%) ITIL
7 8 (4.28%) DevOps
7 8 (4.28%) Change Management
7 8 (4.28%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (3.74%) Data Analysis
8 7 (3.74%) CRM
8 7 (3.74%) Service Delivery
8 7 (3.74%) Risk Management
8 7 (3.74%) Data Analytics
9 6 (3.21%) Statistical Modelling
10 5 (2.67%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (2.67%) TDD
10 5 (2.67%) TOGAF
10 5 (2.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.30%) SQL
2 20 (10.70%) Java
3 7 (3.74%) C#
4 6 (3.21%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.21%) Python
4 6 (3.21%) Ruby
5 5 (2.67%) C++
5 5 (2.67%) ABAP
6 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.60%) C
6 3 (1.60%) PHP
7 2 (1.07%) R
7 2 (1.07%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.07%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.07%) VBScript
7 2 (1.07%) Perl
7 2 (1.07%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (13.37%) Degree
2 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.21%) MCITP
3 5 (2.67%) MCTS
4 3 (1.60%) CEH
4 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.60%) MCSE
5 2 (1.07%) CCIE
5 2 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.07%) SAP Certification
5 2 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.07%) MCSA
5 2 (1.07%) MCT
5 2 (1.07%) CIPD
6 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.53%) PMP
6 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.28%) SLA
2 5 (2.67%) QA
3 3 (1.60%) COBIT
4 2 (1.07%) AIFMD
4 2 (1.07%) UCITS
4 2 (1.07%) RosettaNet
4 2 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.53%) EMIR
5 1 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 13 (6.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.07%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) XenApp
4 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (4.81%) Puppet
2 8 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.21%) Vagrant
3 6 (3.21%) Salt
3 6 (3.21%) Ansible
3 6 (3.21%) Nagios
4 4 (2.14%) SCCM
5 3 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.07%) ZENworks
6 2 (1.07%) WSUS
7 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.53%) Legato
7 1 (0.53%) Control-M
7 1 (0.53%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.53%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 48 (25.67%) SAP
2 21 (11.23%) Oracle
3 18 (9.63%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.95%) VMware
5 7 (3.74%) Cisco
6 6 (3.21%) New Relic
6 6 (3.21%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (2.67%) Siebel
7 5 (2.67%) Citrix
8 4 (2.14%) F5
8 4 (2.14%) EMC
9 3 (1.60%) Google
9 3 (1.60%) Adobe
9 3 (1.60%) IBM
9 3 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.60%) Mercator
10 2 (1.07%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.07%) Eloqua
10 2 (1.07%) Primavera
10 2 (1.07%) Juniper
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
JM
Rate: £575 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £45 - £55 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Posted: 27 days ago