The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Warrington region that had 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
Consultant
Rank 33 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 9 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.91% 2.62% 9.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 2.87% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Median daily rate £425 - £410
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 - £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £422
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.16 £47.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+9.80% +52.00%
Consultant
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
282 174 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 91.26% 91.10% 91.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 127 94
Median daily rate £452 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.02% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

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

1 8 (26.67%) Migration
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (20.00%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) Solaris
4 5 (16.67%) AIX
4 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 5 (16.67%) HP
4 5 (16.67%) Internet
4 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.67%) Billing
4 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) Sun
5 4 (13.33%) SAP
6 3 (10.00%) HPUX
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.67%) SAP SRM
7 2 (6.67%) CLAS
7 2 (6.67%) LAN
7 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) DHCP
7 2 (6.67%) VPN

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.67%) SAP SRM
2 1 (3.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) IPsec
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) Skype
3 1 (3.33%) SSH
3 1 (3.33%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.33%) DB2
1 1 (3.33%) SAP BI
1 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (16.67%) Billing
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (3.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.33%) HACMP
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Solaris
2 5 (16.67%) AIX
3 3 (10.00%) HPUX
4 2 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (3.33%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.00%) CRM
3 3 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) E-Procurement
5 1 (3.33%) eTOM
5 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.33%) SDLC
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) CLAS
3 1 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) HNC
3 1 (3.33%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.33%) COBIT
3 1 (3.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.33%) Val IT
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) HP
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) SAP
2 4 (13.33%) Sun
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) EMC
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (3.33%) Polycom
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat