The median contractor rate for a Senior Business Consultant was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 Business Consultant
England / London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 397 427 431
Rank change year-on-year +30 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Business Consultant 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.035% 0.022% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.023% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £513 £588 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.76% -6.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £650 £450
% change year-on-year - +44.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19155 21886 21309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.68% 95.00% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13667 15822 14618
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 252 393
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Senior Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Senior Business Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Consultant in London

Senior Business Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Business Consultant in London

Senior Business Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Consultant in London over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Business Consultant in London

Senior Business Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
City of London -10 1 £700 +33.33%
Senior Business Consultant
England

Senior Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 across the London region featuring Senior Business Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) iPad
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) User Stories
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Blog
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (16.67%) B2B
4 2 (16.67%) B2C
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle CX
5 1 (8.33%) Power BI
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
5 1 (8.33%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Sylvan
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Attribution
5 1 (8.33%) Conceptual Models
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme

Senior Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Sylvan
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle CX
2 1 (8.33%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) OLAP
2 1 (8.33%) Power BI
2 1 (8.33%) QlikView
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) iPad
2 2 (16.67%) Blog
3 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (8.33%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) B2B
4 2 (16.67%) B2C
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) BISAM
2 1 (8.33%) FactSet
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) StatPro
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau