The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Consultant
England / South West
Rank 135 142 132
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.078% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.25% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £403 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £480
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -10.41%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2455 2818 2917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.71% 95.82% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1609 1924 1868
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 149 195
Median hourly rate £26.63 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.15 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Wiltshire -1 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 West region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) SAP
4 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) MODAF
5 2 (15.38%) SysML
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Primavera
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) SAP SD
5 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
5 2 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Primavera
1 2 (15.38%) SAP SD
2 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
2 1 (7.69%) IPsec
2 1 (7.69%) OSPF
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) CentOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) MODAF
2 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Requirements Management
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (15.38%) SysML
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 2 (15.38%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) C++
1 2 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) CCIE
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat