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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 17 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 16 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.34% 5.82% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.66% 5.99% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 3
Median daily rate £513 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £448 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £33.75 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +23.85%
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
209 367 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 95.87% 97.09% 91.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 287 115
Median daily rate £500 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £325 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £644
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 21
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £11.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +45.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.70 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £55.00 £24.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 11 (44.00%) Migration
2 10 (40.00%) HPUX
3 9 (36.00%) HP
3 9 (36.00%) GAP Analysis
3 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
4 8 (32.00%) Unix
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle
6 6 (24.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Information Security
8 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.00%) Solaris
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 3 (12.00%) Windows
9 3 (12.00%) MySQL
9 3 (12.00%) ETL
9 3 (12.00%) ClearCase
9 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (12.00%) SAN
9 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (12.00%) Finance
9 3 (12.00%) VMware
9 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (12.00%) iSCSI
9 3 (12.00%) Firewall
9 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.00%) SAP GRC
1 1 (4.00%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
1 3 (12.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (12.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) CESG
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) HPUX
2 8 (32.00%) Unix
3 6 (24.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Solaris
5 3 (12.00%) Windows
6 1 (4.00%) AIX
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Migration
2 9 (36.00%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) ETL
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (8.00%) SIEM
5 2 (8.00%) Threat Management
5 2 (8.00%) Use Case
6 1 (4.00%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (4.00%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (4.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) CLAS
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) HP
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) ArcSight
5 2 (8.00%) Cognos
5 2 (8.00%) Hyperion
5 2 (8.00%) SAP
6 1 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Tableau
6 1 (4.00%) Talend