The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical Consultant
Rank 408 424 422
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.016% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.017% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
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£450 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Technical 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 Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant across the London region.

Senior Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Senior Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant across the London region.

Senior Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior Technical 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 Technical 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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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 +24 4 £419 -1.47%
Senior Technical Consultant
England

Senior Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) WMI
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) VBScript
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) SAP XI
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP

Senior Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) OSPF
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SAP XI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PI
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Use Case
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) VBScript
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) XenApp
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) WMI
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
2 1 (12.50%) F5
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