The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank - 61 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £57.00 -
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
773 680 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 90.73% 91.15% 91.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 324 312
Average daily rate £376 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.28% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 45 29
Average hourly rate £31.56 £19.75 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.77% -30.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £9.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Business Consultant
North West

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Business Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
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Business Consultant
North West

Business Consultant
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) CSG Singleview

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) CSG Singleview
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica