The median contractor rate for a Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cumbria 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
North West / Cumbria
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 8 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 25.00% 16.18% 19.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.59% 17.46% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £373 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £85.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +41.66%  
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 Cumbria. 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
Cumbria
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 29 63 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 90.63% 92.65% 90.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 3
Median daily rate £220 £390 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.58% -22.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 43
Median hourly rate £16.00 £47.65 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.42% -3.73%  
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 Cumbria

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Cumbria

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Cumbria

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Cumbria

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness +5 6 - -
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria

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 Cumbria region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) SAP
2 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
3 8 (50.00%) SAPUI5
3 8 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 8 (50.00%) SAP HR
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (43.75%) SAP CO
4 7 (43.75%) SAP FI
4 7 (43.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (43.75%) Investment Management
5 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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:

Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) SAP HR
2 7 (43.75%) SAP CO
2 7 (43.75%) SAP FI
2 7 (43.75%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
1 8 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) SAPUI5
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 7 (43.75%) Investment Management
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
1 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) SAP