The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bradford region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 18 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 7 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.30% 3.94% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.43% 4.02% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Median daily rate £475 £353 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.75% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £400 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £450 £415
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
Consultant
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 249 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 97.73% 98.03% 97.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 116 85
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 9
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.72 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.59% +42.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £17.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bradford region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Consultant across the Bradford region.

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Bradford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (28.57%) SAP
4 5 (23.81%) XML
4 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (23.81%) Workflow
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) ERP
6 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (14.29%) SAP ERP
6 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
7 2 (9.52%) SAP Security
7 2 (9.52%) Data Management
7 2 (9.52%) SCOM
7 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (9.52%) SAP GRC

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 5 (23.81%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (14.29%) SAP ERP
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (9.52%) SAP GRC
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (4.76%) SAP CRM
5 1 (4.76%) SAP HR
5 1 (4.76%) SAP PM
5 1 (4.76%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) iPaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (9.52%) SAP HANA
4 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Solaris
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Workflow
2 4 (19.05%) ERP
3 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Security
5 1 (4.76%) BPMN
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (4.76%) Secure Coding
5 1 (4.76%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) vCloud
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.76%) RSA Archer
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
3 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Qualys
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) VMware