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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 144 126 121
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 16 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.26% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.28% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 7
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£350 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £425 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
3613 2835 2532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.02% 93.56% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2135 1538 1212
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 189 196
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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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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 -5 8 £375 -14.28% 2
Cheshire -5 3 - - 1
Merseyside - 3 £250 -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 14 (42.42%) Oracle
1 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) Local Government
5 5 (15.15%) Workflow
5 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
5 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
5 5 (15.15%) CRM
5 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (15.15%) Analytics
6 4 (12.12%) Coaching
6 4 (12.12%) ETL
6 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (9.09%) Marketing
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (9.09%) General Ledger
7 3 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (9.09%) Cash Management
7 3 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (9.09%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 3 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) SAP HANA
4 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.03%) SAP BI
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Local Government
3 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.03%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (15.15%) CRM
2 5 (15.15%) Workflow
2 5 (15.15%) Analytics
3 4 (12.12%) Coaching
3 4 (12.12%) ETL
3 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (9.09%) Cash Management
4 3 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (9.09%) ERP
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.06%) Customer Insight
5 2 (6.06%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.06%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) CISSP
2 1 (3.03%) CISM
2 1 (3.03%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
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