The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Cumbria 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 5 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 13.33% 3.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category 13.95% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £428 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £422 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -15.38%
Job Titles Category
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 95.56% 90.32% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 5
Average daily rate £325 £285 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £188 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £412 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £15.56 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £24.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Consultant
North West

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cumbria region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PP
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PS
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) PLM
3 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PM
3 1 (12.50%) CESG
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (12.50%) SAP SCM
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PLM
3 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) ABAP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cumbria region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PP
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PS
1 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SCM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PLM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
1 1 (12.50%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) PLM
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle