The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Applications Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Consultant
Rank 101 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% - 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.50
Applications 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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1699 1451 1219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.13% 95.65% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 855 646
Median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 63 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £23.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Applications Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Applications Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Applications 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 Manchester region featuring Applications Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (50.00%) Drupal
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) GIS
2 3 (50.00%) ESRI
2 3 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (50.00%) ArcGIS
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) Drupal
1 3 (50.00%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) CSS3
1 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) Node.js
1 3 (50.00%) React
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) OWASP
3 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ESRI
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle