The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 26 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 15 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.28% 12.42% 17.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.98% 15.27% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 18
Average daily rate
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£388 £440 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.93% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £376 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £484 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
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
188 131 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 91.26% 81.37% 79.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 73 46
Average daily rate £500 £460 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £310 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £615 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 39 (79.59%) Oracle
2 34 (69.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 29 (59.18%) Finance
4 28 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
5 27 (55.10%) CRM
6 24 (48.98%) Security Cleared
7 23 (46.94%) SC Cleared
8 19 (38.78%) Local Government
9 12 (24.49%) SQL
9 12 (24.49%) Oracle BI EE
10 11 (22.45%) Data Migration
10 11 (22.45%) Migration
11 10 (20.41%) Change Control
12 8 (16.33%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 8 (16.33%) E-business
12 8 (16.33%) Oracle General Ledger
13 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
13 7 (14.29%) EAM
14 6 (12.24%) Oracle CRM
14 6 (12.24%) Oracle Payroll
14 6 (12.24%) C
14 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
15 5 (10.20%) Marketing
15 5 (10.20%) Knowledge Management
15 5 (10.20%) Oracle iProcurement
15 5 (10.20%) SAP
15 5 (10.20%) XML
15 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
16 4 (8.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Self-Service HR
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 34 (69.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 28 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (12.24%) Oracle CRM
4 6 (12.24%) Oracle Payroll
5 5 (10.20%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (6.12%) SAP PM
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (2.04%) SAP SRM
9 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (2.04%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.04%) Big Data
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (59.18%) Finance
2 19 (38.78%) Local Government
3 5 (10.20%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) SCORM
2 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) UNIX
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) CRM
2 11 (22.45%) Data Migration
2 11 (22.45%) Migration
3 10 (20.41%) Change Control
4 8 (16.33%) E-business
5 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 7 (14.29%) EAM
6 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
7 5 (10.20%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.12%) Workflow
9 2 (4.08%) ITIL
9 2 (4.08%) Information Security
9 2 (4.08%) SIEM
9 2 (4.08%) Cash Management
9 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Use Case
10 1 (2.04%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) C
3 3 (6.12%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) R
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) ABAP
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (48.98%) Security Cleared
2 23 (46.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) CISSP
4 1 (2.04%) ACCA
4 1 (2.04%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Nessus
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) StatsD
Vendors
1 39 (79.59%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) SAP
3 3 (6.12%) Syclo
4 2 (4.08%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.04%) Apigee
5 1 (2.04%) Mashery
5 1 (2.04%) Tableau
5 1 (2.04%) Teradata
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix