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 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 Business Consultant
UK
Rank 577 609 612
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Consultant 9 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.025% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.026% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £525 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £525 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £475
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
42200 49241 49534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27496 31679 30638
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1662 1940
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 5 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 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
England +47 9 £525 - 2
London +15 8 £525 -
City of London +9 2 £613 +16.66%
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Senior Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) iPad
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) CMS
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
3 3 (16.67%) Front Office
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Wealth Management
4 2 (11.11%) StatPro
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Attribution
4 2 (11.11%) FactSet
5 1 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (5.56%) Presales
5 1 (5.56%) Power BI
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (5.56%) Data Lake

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Sylvan
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP
2 1 (5.56%) Power BI
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
3 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Front Office
3 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (5.56%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) iPad
2 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Market Risk
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
1 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Attribution
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Wealth Management
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.56%) Presales
5 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) FactSet
1 2 (11.11%) StatPro
2 1 (5.56%) Advent
2 1 (5.56%) BISAM
2 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau