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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Consultant
England / South East
Rank 210 219 251
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 17 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 16
Median daily rate £378 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.52% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £409 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £700 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £423 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.02% -11.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6992 8201 9076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.56% 94.46% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4073 4985 4859
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 393 429
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.11 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +16 6 £475 +7.95% 4
Hampshire +10 4 £345 -27.36% 3
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Middlesex - 2 £481 -
Surrey +8 1 £378 -46.07%
Buckinghamshire 0 1 - -
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 (23.08%) SAP
2 7 (17.95%) Information Security
3 6 (15.38%) ERP
3 6 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.82%) GAMP
4 5 (12.82%) GCP
4 5 (12.82%) GMP
4 5 (12.82%) GxP
4 5 (12.82%) Windows
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle
4 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
4 5 (12.82%) Coaching
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (10.26%) Capita
5 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
5 4 (10.26%) SQL
5 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
5 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (7.69%) 3G
6 3 (7.69%) SAP BW
6 3 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (7.69%) Citrix
6 3 (7.69%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) Linux
6 3 (7.69%) VMware
6 3 (7.69%) Network Planning

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 2 (5.13%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.56%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) 3G
1 3 (7.69%) LTE
2 1 (2.56%) CTI
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) INAP
2 1 (2.56%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) MVNO
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) Skype
2 1 (2.56%) SNMP
2 1 (2.56%) SS7
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (7.69%) SAP BW
3 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) NewSQL
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) NuoDB
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Finance
5 1 (2.56%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.56%) Law
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) jBPM
2 1 (2.56%) JSON
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) REST
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.56%) SAP PI
2 1 (2.56%) SOAP
2 1 (2.56%) Visualforce
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.13%) PKI
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) BYOD
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.56%) IVR
2 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) AIX
3 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Information Security
2 6 (15.38%) ERP
3 5 (12.82%) Coaching
4 3 (7.69%) Network Planning
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
5 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.56%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security Management
6 1 (2.56%) ISMS
6 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.56%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.56%) Security Management
6 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) Apex Code
2 3 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) ABAP
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) CISA
2 1 (2.56%) CISM
2 1 (2.56%) CISSP
2 1 (2.56%) CRISC
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCSA
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) GAMP
1 5 (12.82%) GCP
1 5 (12.82%) GMP
1 5 (12.82%) GxP
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) XenApp
3 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Netcool
2 1 (2.56%) SCOM
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) SAP
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Capita
3 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix
4 3 (7.69%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) Genesys
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) Mercator
6 1 (2.56%) Thales