The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Consultant
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 0.78% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £452 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £465
% change year-on-year
- -8.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applications 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 Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
118 52 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 92.19% 98.11% 98.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 35 32
Average daily rate £425 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Applications Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Applications Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Applications Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Applications Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Applications Consultant
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region that cited Applications 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 Applications Consultant in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Jython
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ

Applications Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region that cited Applications 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 Applications Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Jython
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk