The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 70 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 6 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% - 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% - 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Average daily rate £513 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 - £550
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 - - -
Senior Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
927 834 924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.11% 95.21% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 447 440
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 22 33
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Senior Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) B2B
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) BT
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Use Case
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Boomi
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) B2B
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
1 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (22.22%) Use Case
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development
2 1 (11.11%) Market Research
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) BT
3 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) Huawei
3 1 (11.11%) Mercator
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia
3 1 (11.11%) SAP