The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Business Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Consultant
Rank 588 561 535
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Consultant 11 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.017% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.019% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
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£475 £488 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 -
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Senior Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Business Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 March 2015.

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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 9 £475 +7.04% 10
London 0 2 £550 +23.94% 6
Berkshire -8 2 - - 2
South East -29 2 - - 3
Reading 0 1 - - 1
City of London - 1 £475 - 2
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - -

Senior Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Business Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Business Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 4 (23.53%) Business Development
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (17.65%) CMS
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
3 3 (17.65%) Marketing Strategy
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
4 2 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) IPv6
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System

Senior Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Business Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.88%) ColdFusion
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) IPv6
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Streaming Video
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Business Development
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
3 3 (17.65%) Marketing Strategy
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) MBA
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.88%) webMethods
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos
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