The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 84 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 0.51% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -
Senior Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
961 937 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.22% 95.13% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 586 387
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 46 44
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.16 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% -53.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £10.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.54 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Cheshire region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Talend
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
1 1 (50.00%) ERwin
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ERwin
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Talend