The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester region that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.58% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Consultant
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
160 137 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 93.02% 94.48% 90.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 78 50
Median daily rate £413 £388 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +35.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £308 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £453 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 21
Median hourly rate £13.75 £20.77 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.78% -24.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Senior Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Senior Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Chester region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware