The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 136 124 101
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 17 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.29% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.32% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 12
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£475 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £360 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £533 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.00
Business Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3569 2813 2257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 92.03% 91.75% 93.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1903 1501 1067
Average daily rate £385 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 196 181
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.67 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.57 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Business Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Business Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Business Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Business Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Business Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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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
Manchester -6 8 £500 +12.67% 1
Cheshire - 7 £481 -
Cumbria - 1 £415 - 1
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (28.57%) Local Government
6 6 (21.43%) CRM
7 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
7 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
7 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
8 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 4 (14.29%) Data Governance
8 4 (14.29%) Analytics
8 4 (14.29%) Workflow
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.29%) Project Management
8 4 (14.29%) ERP
9 3 (10.71%) ETL
9 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.71%) SAP
9 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.71%) Data Management
9 3 (10.71%) MBA
9 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.71%) Relational Database

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.57%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Business One
3 1 (3.57%) SAP SRM
3 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
3 1 (3.57%) Exchequer
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.57%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Local Government
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Data Integration
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (21.43%) CRM
3 4 (14.29%) ERP
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Workflow
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Data Governance
3 4 (14.29%) Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.71%) Coaching
4 3 (10.71%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (10.71%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (10.71%) Data Mapping
4 3 (10.71%) Business Development
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.71%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) MBA
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP
4 1 (3.57%) CISM
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.14%) Avaloq
4 1 (3.57%) Sage
4 1 (3.57%) webMethods
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