Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cumbria during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 21 17 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 20.19% 23.29% 33.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.00% 26.56% 36.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 30
Cumbria median daily rate £400 £491 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.58% +22.81% -33.33%
10th Percentile £365 £351 £334
90th Percentile £435 £694 £541
North West median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cumbria median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £52.16 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +24.18% +320.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cumbria
Contract vacancies in Cumbria with a recognized job title 100 64 266
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.15% 87.67% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 123
Cumbria median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £187 £294 £219
90th Percentile £470 £694 £564
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 46
Cumbria median hourly rate £46.00 £42.24 £47.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.90% -11.51% +98.90%
10th Percentile £28.25 £12.26 £20.07
90th Percentile £52.74 £65.73 £57.50
North West median hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +17.19% -21.95% +27.81%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cumbria.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness -2 8 - -
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 20 (95.24%) Security Cleared
2 19 (90.48%) SC Cleared
2 19 (90.48%) SAP
3 10 (47.62%) SAP HR
4 7 (33.33%) SAP HANA
4 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (23.81%) SAP BW
6 4 (19.05%) Time Management
6 4 (19.05%) SAP Fiori
7 3 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (14.29%) ERP
8 1 (4.76%) ABAP
8 1 (4.76%) SAPUI5

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 10 (47.62%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 5 (23.81%) SAP BW
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (4.76%) SAPUI5
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Time Management
2 3 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) Security Cleared
2 19 (90.48%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) SAP