Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Management Consultant was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West 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.

Management Consultant
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 211 232
Rank change year-on-year +21 +21 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Management Consultant 9 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
North West median daily rate £375 £450 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -4.00% -21.88%
10th Percentile £318 £375 £333
90th Percentile £518 £688 £541
England median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.36 - £60.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5360 6447 8142
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 94.39% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3373 4157 4871
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £233
90th Percentile £588 £550 £572
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 236 404
North West median hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -21.95% +27.81%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.02 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.38 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Management Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Management Consultant in the North West

Management Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Management Consultant in the North West

Management Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Management Consultant in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Management Consultant in the North West

Management Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Management Consultant within the North West 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
Manchester +22 2 £500 +11.11%
Cheshire +11 2 £344 -57.69%
Merseyside +2 1 - -
Management Consultant
England

Management Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Management 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 West region featuring Management Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) MSI
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (22.22%) Altiris
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
2 2 (22.22%) Software Packaging
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) Software Distribution
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
2 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (22.22%) ThinApp
2 2 (22.22%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (11.11%) PowerBroker
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (11.11%) Aareon QL
3 1 (11.11%) Aareon

Management Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Aareon QL
1 1 (11.11%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MSI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Software Packaging
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
1 2 (22.22%) Application Virtualisation
1 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (22.22%) Line Management
1 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
1 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Software Distribution
1 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Privileged Access Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) ThinApp
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 1 (11.11%) PowerBroker
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Altiris
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Aareon
3 1 (11.11%) CyberArk
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Sterling