The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Rank 27 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 67 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.07% 3.20% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.27% 3.33% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 24 30
Median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £362 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £572 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £60.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +140.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1069 1350 1096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.83% 95.95% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 923 764
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 33
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £21.50 £18.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Leeds region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 33 (26.61%) Finance
2 31 (25.00%) SAP
3 20 (16.13%) ERP
4 15 (12.10%) Billing
5 14 (11.29%) SAP IS-U
6 13 (10.48%) Dynamics AX
6 13 (10.48%) VMware
6 13 (10.48%) Workflow
6 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
7 12 (9.68%) CRM
7 12 (9.68%) Project Management
8 11 (8.87%) Banking
8 11 (8.87%) Mentoring
9 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (7.26%) Management Information System
10 9 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (7.26%) Migration
10 9 (7.26%) SharePoint
10 9 (7.26%) SQL
10 9 (7.26%) Office 365
10 9 (7.26%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (7.26%) Marketing
10 9 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (6.45%) Data Centre
11 8 (6.45%) Data Quality
11 8 (6.45%) Information Architecture
11 8 (6.45%) Active Directory
11 8 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.45%) Middleware
12 7 (5.65%) Publishing

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 9 (7.26%) SharePoint
1 9 (7.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (4.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.42%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.61%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.81%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
1 7 (5.65%) MS Office
2 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (11.29%) SAP IS-U
2 13 (10.48%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (4.84%) SAP CRM
4 4 (3.23%) SAP CRM for Utilities
5 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.81%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.81%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.81%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.81%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.26%) Office 365
3 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) Firewall
2 5 (4.03%) LAN
3 4 (3.23%) DNS
4 3 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.42%) FCoE
5 2 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.61%) DHCP
5 2 (1.61%) Internet
5 2 (1.61%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.61%) NX-OS
5 2 (1.61%) WAN
6 1 (0.81%) BGP
6 1 (0.81%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.81%) Network Security
6 1 (0.81%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.81%) OSPF
6 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.65%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (4.84%) DB2
2 6 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.61%) Power BI
4 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.81%) Big Data
5 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.81%) OLAP
5 1 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.81%) QlikView
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) JIRA
2 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.61%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.61%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.61%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.61%) Maven
3 2 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.81%) GoCD
General
1 33 (26.61%) Finance
2 15 (12.10%) Billing
3 11 (8.87%) Banking
4 9 (7.26%) Marketing
5 7 (5.65%) Publishing
6 6 (4.84%) Legal
7 5 (4.03%) Law
8 2 (1.61%) Advertising
8 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.81%) Retail
9 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.45%) Middleware
2 7 (5.65%) SAP Fiori
2 7 (5.65%) SAPUI5
3 6 (4.84%) HTML
4 5 (4.03%) .NET
5 2 (1.61%) Mason
6 1 (0.81%) J2EE
6 1 (0.81%) MDX
6 1 (0.81%) REST
6 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (7.26%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.65%) Replication
4 4 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.61%) User Experience
6 1 (0.81%) IVR
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.23%) Windows
1 4 (3.23%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.42%) Linux
3 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.13%) ERP
2 13 (10.48%) Workflow
3 12 (9.68%) CRM
3 12 (9.68%) Project Management
4 11 (8.87%) Mentoring
5 9 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.26%) Migration
6 8 (6.45%) Information Architecture
6 8 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (5.65%) ITIL
8 6 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (4.84%) Product Management
8 6 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (4.84%) Workflow Development
9 5 (4.03%) Analytics
9 5 (4.03%) Data Analytics
10 4 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.23%) Data Analysis
10 4 (3.23%) ETL
10 4 (3.23%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.26%) SQL
2 7 (5.65%) ABAP
2 7 (5.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.42%) Java
4 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.61%) Python
4 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (3.23%) PCI QSA
1 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) CCNP
2 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.42%) Degree
2 3 (2.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (1.61%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) CCNA
4 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.03%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.03%) SLA
3 4 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.42%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.81%) Firmware
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.65%) vRealize
2 5 (4.03%) Puppet
2 5 (4.03%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.23%) Ansible
4 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (25.00%) SAP
2 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.48%) VMware
3 6 (4.84%) CyberArk
3 6 (4.84%) IBM
4 5 (4.03%) Cisco
4 5 (4.03%) NetIQ
5 4 (3.23%) Brocade
6 3 (2.42%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.42%) F5
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle
6 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.61%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.61%) Dell
7 2 (1.61%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.61%) Sybase
7 2 (1.61%) Tableau
8 1 (0.81%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.81%) Infoblox
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