Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Macclesfield during the 6 months to 23 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
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 14 8
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 0 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield - 5.88% 10.62%
As % of the Job Titles category - 6.25% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Macclesfield median daily rate - £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.89% +12.50%
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £15.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield. 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
Macclesfield
Contract vacancies in Macclesfield with a recognized job title 55 80 103
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 94.12% 91.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 47 40
Macclesfield median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £218 £250 £259
90th Percentile £500 £514 £476
Cheshire median daily rate £408 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 1
Macclesfield median hourly rate £13.00 £19.64 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.82% -21.43% +78.57%
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £16.84
% change year-on-year -12.52% -11.76% +4.21%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Macclesfield

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Macclesfield

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Macclesfield