The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Runcorn region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Cheshire / Runcorn
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 66.67% 50.00% 8.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 66.67% 50.00% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £435
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +85.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Runcorn 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
Runcorn
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £488 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Runcorn region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) SAP
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SAP HCM
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) ABAP
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn 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 (16.67%) NetWeaver
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP HCM
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft