The median contractor rate for a Senior Technical Consultant was £453 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 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 Technical Consultant
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 414 419 426
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.020% 0.023% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.025% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Median daily rate £453 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.40% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £460 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £540 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate - £431 £400
% change year-on-year - +7.81%  
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 19415 20367 22175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.27% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13846 14783 15457
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 225 377
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -5.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Senior Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Consultant in London

Senior Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Technical Consultant in London

Senior Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Technical Consultant in London

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) ATG
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Private Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Temenos T24
2 1 (14.29%) Groovy
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP

Senior Technical 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (14.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle CX
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blog
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) Presales
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Groovy
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) ATG
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Demandware
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Temenos
2 1 (14.29%) Venda
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
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