The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cumbria region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 13 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 1 38 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 3.03% 23.90% 13.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 25.50% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £663 £486 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.24% -2.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 £54.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.27% +111.76%
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 Cumbria 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
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
26 149 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 78.79% 93.71% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 61 15
Median daily rate £663 £350 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.28% +64.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 42 13
Median hourly rate £47.00 £47.39 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% +196.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £16.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £57.13 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Consultant across the Cumbria region.

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

Consultant Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Cumbria region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (76.92%) SAP
3 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (61.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (61.54%) BC Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) Change Management
5 7 (53.85%) Communications Security
6 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (7.69%) CLAS
7 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
7 1 (7.69%) Earned Value Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
7 1 (7.69%) Information Security
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
7 1 (7.69%) RMADS
7 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
7 1 (7.69%) CESG
7 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (7.69%) Project Planning

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria 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:

Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Change Management
2 7 (53.85%) Communications Security
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) BC Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (7.69%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
1 1 (7.69%) RMADS
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle