The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 225 245 251
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 22 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.28% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 11
Median daily rate £426 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.27% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £343 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £553 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £463 £525
% change year-on-year
- -11.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £57.50
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7153 9040 9386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.66% 94.84% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4172 5231 5142
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 510 506
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.77 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +14.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Senior Consultant in the job title.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Senior Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Berkshire +2 9 £525 +16.66% 3
Surrey +16 5 £378 -16.11% 1
Hampshire +26 4 £343 +9.19% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £513 -8.88% 1
West Sussex +15 1 - - 1
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South East region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (23.68%) SAP
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 6 (15.79%) Information Security
4 5 (13.16%) Finance
4 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) GAMP
4 5 (13.16%) GCP
4 5 (13.16%) GMP
4 5 (13.16%) GxP
4 5 (13.16%) ERP
4 5 (13.16%) Coaching
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (10.53%) Windows
5 4 (10.53%) Capita
6 3 (7.89%) Degree
6 3 (7.89%) Retail
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) SAP BW
6 3 (7.89%) Firewall
6 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
6 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.26%) Security Operations
7 2 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.63%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) 3G
2 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.26%) LTE
2 2 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.63%) LDAP
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) Skype
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) NewSQL
3 1 (2.63%) NuoDB
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.63%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.63%) JSON
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Basis
1 1 (2.63%) SAP PI
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.63%) BYOD
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.63%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Kali Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) AIX
3 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.63%) Solaris
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Information Security
2 5 (13.16%) Coaching
2 5 (13.16%) ERP
3 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
3 3 (7.89%) Project Management
3 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.26%) Business Transformation
4 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (5.26%) Network Planning
4 2 (5.26%) Patch Management
4 2 (5.26%) Security Operations
4 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) SIEM
4 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.26%) Time Management
4 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 1 (2.63%) Data Ingestion
5 1 (2.63%) Email Filtering
5 1 (2.63%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) ABAP
4 1 (2.63%) C
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) CISA
3 1 (2.63%) CISM
3 1 (2.63%) CISSP
3 1 (2.63%) CRISC
3 1 (2.63%) MCSA
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) GAMP
1 5 (13.16%) GCP
1 5 (13.16%) GMP
1 5 (13.16%) GxP
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) GAAP
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.63%) XenApp
3 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Nessus
2 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.63%) Netcool
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) SAP
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Capita
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) NetApp
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.63%) Mercator
6 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com