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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 319 312 366
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +54
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 97 116 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.46% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.50% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 77 26
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£450 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £388 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £635 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 - -
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
22220 23303 24417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.26% 92.98% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15334 15998 16052
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 439 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +13 14 £419 -16.25% 15
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 59 (30.89%) Finance
2 39 (20.42%) SAP
3 30 (15.71%) Banking
4 26 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (12.57%) Degree
5 24 (12.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (12.57%) Oracle
6 23 (12.04%) Microsoft
7 22 (11.52%) Python
8 21 (10.99%) Windows
9 20 (10.47%) Java
10 18 (9.42%) SQL
10 18 (9.42%) Migration
10 18 (9.42%) Configuration Management
11 16 (8.38%) VMware
11 16 (8.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (8.38%) Puppet
12 15 (7.85%) Analytics
12 15 (7.85%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (7.33%) DevOps
13 14 (7.33%) Oracle EBS
13 14 (7.33%) SQL Server
13 14 (7.33%) MS Excel
13 14 (7.33%) SharePoint
13 14 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (6.81%) Retail
14 13 (6.81%) Ruby
14 13 (6.81%) Middleware
14 13 (6.81%) Siebel

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 14 (7.33%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.28%) WebLogic
3 10 (5.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 10 (5.24%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (5.24%) Node.js
3 10 (5.24%) OpenStack
4 9 (4.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (4.71%) WebLogic Portal
5 8 (4.19%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (3.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.09%) Lync
8 4 (2.09%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.57%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.57%) IIS
9 3 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (7.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.71%) MS Office
3 6 (3.14%) SPSS
4 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.05%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (7.33%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (5.76%) SAP FI
3 10 (5.24%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (4.71%) Oracle FAH
4 9 (4.71%) Documaker
5 8 (4.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (4.19%) SAP CO
6 5 (2.62%) SAP SRM
7 4 (2.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (1.57%) SAP R/3
9 2 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (1.05%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (1.05%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
10 1 (0.52%) SAP FSCM
10 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.28%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.66%) Office 365
4 3 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.05%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.52%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.28%) HTTP
2 10 (5.24%) SSL
3 9 (4.71%) HTTPS
4 7 (3.66%) Extranet
4 7 (3.66%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.14%) Firewall
6 5 (2.62%) Intranet
7 4 (2.09%) FTP
8 3 (1.57%) DHCP
8 3 (1.57%) DNS
8 3 (1.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.05%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (1.05%) Multicast
9 2 (1.05%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.05%) WAN
9 2 (1.05%) DMZ
9 2 (1.05%) Internet
9 2 (1.05%) Wireless
9 2 (1.05%) IPsec
10 1 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.24%) Oracle BI EE
2 10 (5.24%) Oracle Database
3 9 (4.71%) Oracle ODI
3 9 (4.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 9 (4.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (4.19%) SAP BW
5 7 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.62%) QlikView
6 5 (2.62%) Clementine
6 5 (2.62%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (2.09%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.57%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.57%) DTS
8 3 (1.57%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (6.81%) Jenkins
2 11 (5.76%) JIRA
3 6 (3.14%) Axure RP
4 4 (2.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.57%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.57%) Selenium
5 3 (1.57%) Subversion
6 2 (1.05%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.05%) NUnit
6 2 (1.05%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.52%) LSMW
7 1 (0.52%) Maven
7 1 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.52%) Ant
7 1 (0.52%) JUnit
General
1 59 (30.89%) Finance
2 30 (15.71%) Banking
3 13 (6.81%) Retail
4 9 (4.71%) Billing
4 9 (4.71%) Financial Institution
5 8 (4.19%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (3.14%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.62%) Marketing
8 5 (2.62%) Advertising
9 3 (1.57%) Games
10 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.05%) Back Office
10 2 (1.05%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.52%) French Language
11 1 (0.52%) Local Government
11 1 (0.52%) Front Office
11 1 (0.52%) Electronics
11 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.81%) Middleware
1 13 (6.81%) .NET
2 10 (5.24%) XML
3 9 (4.71%) WebCenter
3 9 (4.71%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (4.71%) JDBC
3 9 (4.71%) JMS
4 6 (3.14%) WCF
4 6 (3.14%) jQuery
5 5 (2.62%) HTML
5 5 (2.62%) XSLT
6 4 (2.09%) Web Services
6 4 (2.09%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.09%) WF
6 4 (2.09%) Silverlight
7 3 (1.57%) J2EE
8 2 (1.05%) Servlets
8 2 (1.05%) SOAP
8 2 (1.05%) CSS
8 2 (1.05%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.24%) User Experience
3 9 (4.71%) Hedge funds
4 5 (2.62%) FMCG
4 5 (2.62%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.09%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.57%) Open Source
6 3 (1.57%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.57%) Replication
6 3 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.05%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.05%) AS400
7 2 (1.05%) Blog
7 2 (1.05%) Derivative
7 2 (1.05%) PKI
7 2 (1.05%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.52%) RIA
8 1 (0.52%) iPhone
8 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.99%) Windows
2 11 (5.76%) Linux
3 9 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (3.66%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.09%) UNIX
7 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.05%) AIX
7 2 (1.05%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.52%) Android
8 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (12.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (9.42%) Migration
2 18 (9.42%) Configuration Management
3 15 (7.85%) Analytics
4 14 (7.33%) DevOps
4 14 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (6.81%) ITIL
6 12 (6.28%) ERP
6 12 (6.28%) Project Management
7 10 (5.24%) SOA
8 9 (4.71%) Revenue Management
8 9 (4.71%) Content Management
8 9 (4.71%) Information Security
9 8 (4.19%) Change Management
9 8 (4.19%) CMMI
9 8 (4.19%) TOGAF
10 7 (3.66%) Lean Six Sigma
10 7 (3.66%) Risk Management
10 7 (3.66%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.52%) Python
2 20 (10.47%) Java
3 18 (9.42%) SQL
4 13 (6.81%) Ruby
5 12 (6.28%) C#
6 9 (4.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 9 (4.71%) Bash Shell
6 9 (4.71%) Jython
7 8 (4.19%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.19%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.14%) C++
10 4 (2.09%) VBScript
11 3 (1.57%) Perl
11 3 (1.57%) C
12 2 (1.05%) ABAP
12 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.52%) XPath
13 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (12.57%) Degree
2 11 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.66%) MCITP
3 7 (3.66%) MCSA
4 6 (3.14%) MCTS
5 5 (2.62%) CISSP
5 5 (2.62%) SAP Certification
6 4 (2.09%) MCSE
6 4 (2.09%) CISM
6 4 (2.09%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.57%) CCIE
7 3 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.57%) MCT
8 2 (1.05%) CCNP
8 2 (1.05%) CEH
8 2 (1.05%) CIPD
9 1 (0.52%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.52%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.52%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.71%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.19%) SLA
3 7 (3.66%) COBIT
4 6 (3.14%) QA
5 4 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.57%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.52%) RosettaNet
7 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (8.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.71%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.14%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (2.09%) XenApp
5 1 (0.52%) XenServer
5 1 (0.52%) vSphere
5 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (8.38%) Puppet
2 15 (7.85%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (6.81%) Ansible
4 10 (5.24%) Nagios
4 10 (5.24%) Salt
4 10 (5.24%) Vagrant
5 9 (4.71%) Oracle Identity Management
6 6 (3.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (3.14%) SCCM
7 3 (1.57%) WMI
8 2 (1.05%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.05%) ZENworks
8 2 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.52%) Control-M
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (20.42%) SAP
2 24 (12.57%) Oracle
3 23 (12.04%) Microsoft
4 16 (8.38%) VMware
5 13 (6.81%) Siebel
6 10 (5.24%) Cisco
6 10 (5.24%) Remedy
6 10 (5.24%) New Relic
7 8 (4.19%) Citrix
8 5 (2.62%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (2.09%) F5
10 3 (1.57%) Open Text
10 3 (1.57%) EMC
10 3 (1.57%) Avaya
10 3 (1.57%) Juniper
10 3 (1.57%) NetApp
10 3 (1.57%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.05%) JBoss
11 2 (1.05%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.05%) CheckPoint
London
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Rate: £450.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £415 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £300 - £301 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
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Sovereign Business Resources
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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