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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Business Consultant
Rank 658 655 616
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Consultant 3 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.013% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £575 £750 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +76.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+64.28% -17.64%
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
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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
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 24 August 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 -2 3 £575 -23.33% 1
North West - 2 £575 -
Stockport - 2 £575 -
Manchester - 2 £575 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -

Senior Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Business Development
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) MBA
2 4 (36.36%) IPv6
2 4 (36.36%) Time Management
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Adobe
5 1 (9.09%) BPR
5 1 (9.09%) Primavera
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management

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%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) IPv6
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Development
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing Strategy
1 4 (36.36%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) BPR
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) SAP