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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 13 20 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 27 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.36% 8.44% 16.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 9.57% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 6
Median daily rate £475 £550 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £415 £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £560 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £60.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +140.00%

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
116 282 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 97.48% 88.13% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 173 115
Median daily rate £350 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.60 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.04% +37.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £57.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 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 Warrington region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) SCCM
5 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Cognos
6 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (14.29%) CISSP
6 2 (14.29%) Hyperion
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Nessus
6 2 (14.29%) Degree

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 (7.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) High Availability
2 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 2 (14.29%) SIEM
2 2 (14.29%) Threat Management
2 2 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VB6
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) CLAS
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) VMware GSX
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Nessus
3 1 (7.14%) MOM
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Cognos
4 2 (14.29%) ArcSight
4 2 (14.29%) Hyperion
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds