The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Consultant
England / West Midlands
Rank - 122 100
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.041% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.044% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £478
% change year-on-year
- -10.99%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2214 2289 1987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.93% 94.31% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1344 1242 1140
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £235 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £511 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 100 167
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.30 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) GMP
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (20.00%) Logistics
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Life Science
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (10.00%) RSA Archer
3 1 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) COSO
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (10.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Logistics
1 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Multidimensional Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GMP
2 1 (10.00%) COSO
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) RSA Archer
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) IBM