The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 4 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 24 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 33.33% 20.69% -
As % of the Job Titles category 35.82% 21.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate £355 £495 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £24.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -
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
67 55 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 93.06% 94.83% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 17
Average daily rate £400 £495 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.19% +41.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £228 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 17
Average hourly rate £45.47 £40.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.67% +142.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 £340 -
Consultant
North West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 66 (95.65%) SAP
2 60 (86.96%) Security Cleared
3 56 (81.16%) SC Cleared
4 33 (47.83%) DV Cleared
5 25 (36.23%) User Experience
6 24 (34.78%) SAP PM
7 22 (31.88%) Requirements Management
8 11 (15.94%) SAP HR
9 10 (14.49%) SAP MM
10 9 (13.04%) SAP SD
10 9 (13.04%) SAP QM
11 8 (11.59%) SAP CS
12 7 (10.14%) SAP SM
13 6 (8.70%) SAP WM
13 6 (8.70%) Quality Management
14 5 (7.25%) BC Cleared
14 5 (7.25%) BPSS Clearance
15 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (5.80%) SAP HCM
15 4 (5.80%) Communications Security
15 4 (5.80%) Change Management
15 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
16 3 (4.35%) Logistics
17 2 (2.90%) SAP PP
17 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
17 2 (2.90%) Oracle
17 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
18 1 (1.45%) SQL Navigator
18 1 (1.45%) Oracle Discoverer
18 1 (1.45%) Microsoft

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
1 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (34.78%) SAP PM
2 11 (15.94%) SAP HR
3 10 (14.49%) SAP MM
4 9 (13.04%) SAP QM
4 9 (13.04%) SAP SD
5 8 (11.59%) SAP CS
6 7 (10.14%) SAP SM
7 6 (8.70%) SAP WM
8 4 (5.80%) SAP HCM
9 2 (2.90%) SAP PP
10 1 (1.45%) Primavera
10 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (1.45%) SAP SCM
10 1 (1.45%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.45%) Toad
General
1 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.45%) Electronics
2 1 (1.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) HTML
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Basis
1 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.23%) User Experience
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Requirements Management
2 6 (8.70%) Quality Management
3 4 (5.80%) Change Management
3 4 (5.80%) Communications Security
4 3 (4.35%) Logistics
5 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.45%) CRM
6 1 (1.45%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) E-business
6 1 (1.45%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.45%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (1.45%) SAP Security
6 1 (1.45%) System Testing
6 1 (1.45%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.45%) C-shell
1 1 (1.45%) Korn
1 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
1 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (86.96%) Security Cleared
2 56 (81.16%) SC Cleared
3 33 (47.83%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.25%) BC Cleared
4 5 (7.25%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 66 (95.65%) SAP
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) Siemens