The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Runcorn during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Cheshire / Runcorn
Rank 1 4 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 50.00% 23.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category 50.00% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £48.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -2.08% +54.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Runcorn. 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
Runcorn
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 8 16 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 100.00% 94.12% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Median daily rate £500 £135 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +270.37% -64.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £135 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £360 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Runcorn

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Runcorn

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 25 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 Runcorn region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) SAP
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SAP HCM
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) ABAP
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn 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 (16.67%) NetWeaver
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP HCM
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft