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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 244 240 225
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 21 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 15
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £299 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -
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 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
8441 8947 8538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.75% 94.98% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5035 5122 4622
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 425 441
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.14 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.71% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -1 10 £500 -2.91% 7
Hampshire - 6 £463 - 2
Surrey -6 2 £400 -11.11% 1
West Sussex -14 2 £435 -20.90%
Kent - 1 £550 -
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 7 (14.58%) Banking
3 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
3 7 (14.58%) SAP
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.50%) C#
4 6 (12.50%) hybris
5 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
7 3 (6.25%) Analytics
7 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
7 3 (6.25%) Validation
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) .NET
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle
7 3 (6.25%) Java
7 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.25%) Windows
7 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
7 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
7 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.25%) ISEB

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 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) SAS
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP CO
1 2 (4.17%) SAP FI
1 2 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.08%) HFM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.08%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 2 (4.17%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) DNS
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) BGP
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.08%) FWSM
2 1 (2.08%) LDAP
2 1 (2.08%) Network Security
2 1 (2.08%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.17%) QlikView
1 2 (4.17%) Spotfire
2 1 (2.08%) DocumentDB
2 1 (2.08%) Hyperion Smart View
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) NuGet
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
1 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.08%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) Java EE
3 1 (2.08%) JSON
3 1 (2.08%) JSP
3 1 (2.08%) REST
3 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.08%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Solaris
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
3 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) Analytics
4 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.25%) Migration
4 3 (6.25%) Validation
5 2 (4.17%) BDD
5 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.17%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (4.17%) Project Management
5 2 (4.17%) Scrum
5 2 (4.17%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.17%) TDD
5 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
5 2 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) C#
2 3 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) Perl
4 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) ISEB
1 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) CCIE
3 1 (2.08%) CCNP
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.08%) CISSP
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.08%) NFS
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.08%) Netcool
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
1 1 (2.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
1 7 (14.58%) SAP
2 6 (12.50%) hybris
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Anaplan
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) Cognos
4 2 (4.17%) Hyperion
4 2 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Mercator
5 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.08%) Remedy
5 1 (2.08%) Veritas