The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Business Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Business Consultant
Rank 606 641 643
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Consultant 8 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.015% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.015% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Median daily rate £538 - £513
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 - £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £700 - £524
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 across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46857 52091 52770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.71% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30652 33213 33381
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1649 2008 2171
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Senior Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Business Consultant in the job title.

Senior Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Business Consultant within the UK.

Senior Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Business Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Business Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Senior Business Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Business Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Business Consultant within the UK.

Senior Business Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Business Consultant
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 10 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
England +17 7 £525 - 3
London +8 6 £481 - 3
City of London - 2 £538 - 1
South West +7 1 £700 -
Bristol +6 1 £700 -
Edinburgh - 1 £700 -
Scotland - 1 £700 -

Senior Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Senior Business 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 featuring Senior Business Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Front Office
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
4 1 (9.09%) QlikView
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) FactSet
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Power BI
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (9.09%) Data Lake
4 1 (9.09%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Dutch Language
4 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) Advent

Senior Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (9.09%) Data Lake
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) OLAP
2 1 (9.09%) Power BI
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Front Office
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Advent
1 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
1 1 (9.09%) FactSet
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
1 1 (9.09%) StatPro
1 1 (9.09%) Tableau