The median contractor rate for a Business Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
England / North East
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -17.64% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 701 828 594
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.37% 95.28% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 557 334
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 33
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.83 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £29.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in the North East

Business Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Consultant in the North East

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Business 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 North East region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft