The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Liverpool region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 17 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 18 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.74% 6.56% 7.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.03% 6.90% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 11
Median daily rate £388 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £338 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
Consultant
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
256 232 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.88% 95.08% 98.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 144 74
Median daily rate £368 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £149 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.58 £11.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £51.67 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Liverpool region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) Migration
5 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (16.00%) Change Management
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (16.00%) CRM
7 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.00%) Siebel
8 3 (12.00%) Unix
8 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (12.00%) Information Security
9 2 (8.00%) Finance
9 2 (8.00%) Siebel EIM
9 2 (8.00%) SOA
9 2 (8.00%) ETL
9 2 (8.00%) IBM
9 2 (8.00%) CISSP
9 2 (8.00%) Informatica
9 2 (8.00%) PowerCenter
9 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (8.00%) Project Management

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.00%) PowerCenter
2 2 (8.00%) Siebel EIM
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Change Management
3 4 (16.00%) CRM
4 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) ETL
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) BPEL
6 1 (4.00%) Compliance Audit
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Information Management
6 1 (4.00%) Master Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CISM
2 2 (8.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Siebel
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Progress
4 1 (4.00%) SAP