Period
to 22 August 2019

The median contractor rate for a Senior Consultant was £490 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Senior Consultant
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 96 90
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.14% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.46% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £490 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.91% - -
East of England median daily rate £490 £550 £335
% change year-on-year -10.91% +64.18% -33.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
East of England median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,311 1,512 1,215
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.85% 94.21% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 855 631
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £231 £171 £206
90th Percentile £575 £556 £588
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 139 121
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.71% +3.03% +4.76%
10th Percentile £11.15 £11.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £51.25 £46.65 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.25% -1.43% -12.50%

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured Senior Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in Hertfordshire

Senior Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Consultant in Hertfordshire

Senior Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 2 £490 - 1
Senior Consultant
East of England

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, Senior Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (50.00%) BAPI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI-AR
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) 5G
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SAP SD
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (50.00%) 3G

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI-AR
1 1 (50.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) 5G
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) BAPI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP