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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 3 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 9 56 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 25.71% 44.80% 30.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.27% 47.86% 33.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 14
Median daily rate £501 £355 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.19% -40.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +54.12%
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
33 117 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 94.29% 93.60% 89.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 47 31
Median daily rate £600 £355 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.01% -28.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £318 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £47.71 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.46% +189.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.16 £16.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £52.47 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cumbria

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness +5 5 - -
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 16 (88.89%) SAP
2 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
4 9 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) SAP Data Services
5 7 (38.89%) SAP HANA
5 7 (38.89%) Analytics
5 7 (38.89%) SAP CO
5 7 (38.89%) Investment Management
5 7 (38.89%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (38.89%) Aerospace
5 7 (38.89%) Manufacturing
5 7 (38.89%) ERP
5 7 (38.89%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (38.89%) SAP BW
5 7 (38.89%) SAP FI
6 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (22.22%) BC Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Earned Value Management
7 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (11.11%) Data Conversion
7 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle
8 1 (5.56%) CESG
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (5.56%) Information Security

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:

Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) SAP CO
1 7 (38.89%) SAP FI
1 7 (38.89%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (38.89%) SAP BW
1 7 (38.89%) SAP Data Services
1 7 (38.89%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (38.89%) Aerospace
1 7 (38.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Conversion
2 1 (5.56%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Analytics
1 7 (38.89%) ERP
1 7 (38.89%) Investment Management
2 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Earned Value Management
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) SDLC
3 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) BC Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle