The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 106 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.16% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £488 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £47.50
Technical 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
1717 1747 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.65% 94.84% 96.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1080 1012 805
Median daily rate £400 £377 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 71 57
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) hybris
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Migration

Technical 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) hybris
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat