The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cornwall during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Consultant
South West / Cornwall
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 5 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 7.14% 5.00% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 5.26% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £250 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.03% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +38.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cornwall. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cornwall
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 28 19 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 100.00% 95.00% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 16
Median daily rate £300 £325 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +116.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £845 £363 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 13
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cornwall that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Cornwall

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Consultant in Cornwall.

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Cornwall

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Cornwall

Consultant Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cornwall region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle