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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 28 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 63 49 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.58% 3.06% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 3.27% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 25 22
Median daily rate £525 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £347 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +52.72%
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 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
1072 1500 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.87% 93.81% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 996 720
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 46 34
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £10.00 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 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 Leeds region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 23 (20.18%) Finance
2 21 (18.42%) SAP
3 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.28%) Active Directory
5 13 (11.40%) SharePoint
5 13 (11.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (10.53%) SQL
6 12 (10.53%) Migration
6 12 (10.53%) VMware
6 12 (10.53%) Workflow
7 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
7 11 (9.65%) CRM
8 10 (8.77%) Billing
8 10 (8.77%) SAP IS-U
8 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.89%) ERP
9 9 (7.89%) Linux
9 9 (7.89%) Information Architecture
10 8 (7.02%) Data Quality
10 8 (7.02%) Office 365
10 8 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.02%) JavaScript
10 8 (7.02%) HTML
10 8 (7.02%) Windows
10 8 (7.02%) Middleware
10 8 (7.02%) Banking
11 7 (6.14%) MS Office
11 7 (6.14%) DB2

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 13 (11.40%) SharePoint
1 13 (11.40%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (6.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.75%) IIS
3 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.75%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.88%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.88%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.88%) SAS
4 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
1 7 (6.14%) MS Office
2 5 (4.39%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.51%) MS Project
4 2 (1.75%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (8.77%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (4.39%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (3.51%) SAP CRM
4 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.88%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.02%) Office 365
3 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) Firewall
2 4 (3.51%) DNS
3 2 (1.75%) DHCP
3 2 (1.75%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.75%) LDAP
3 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.88%) FCoE
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.88%) Network Security
4 1 (0.88%) NX-OS
4 1 (0.88%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.88%) SMTP
4 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.14%) DB2
2 7 (6.14%) IBM InfoSphere
3 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.75%) Big Data
5 2 (1.75%) MySQL
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.75%) Power BI
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.88%) DataStage
6 1 (0.88%) OLAP
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.75%) Bitbucket
1 2 (1.75%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.75%) HP UFT
1 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.75%) JIRA
1 2 (1.75%) Maven
1 2 (1.75%) Selenium
1 2 (1.75%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.88%) GoCD
General
1 23 (20.18%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) Billing
3 8 (7.02%) Banking
4 6 (5.26%) Publishing
5 5 (4.39%) Marketing
6 3 (2.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.02%) HTML
1 8 (7.02%) Middleware
2 6 (5.26%) .NET
3 3 (2.63%) REST
3 3 (2.63%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (2.63%) SAPUI5
3 3 (2.63%) Web Services
4 2 (1.75%) Ajax
4 2 (1.75%) CSS
4 2 (1.75%) ebXML
4 2 (1.75%) LAMP
4 2 (1.75%) SOAP
4 2 (1.75%) XML
5 1 (0.88%) J2EE
5 1 (0.88%) MDX
5 1 (0.88%) SAML
5 1 (0.88%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.88%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.39%) Data Centre
1 5 (4.39%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.63%) Replication
3 3 (2.63%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.75%) PKI
4 2 (1.75%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Physics
5 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.88%) SCADA
5 1 (0.88%) Statistics
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
5 1 (0.88%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.89%) Linux
2 8 (7.02%) Windows
3 5 (4.39%) Unix
3 5 (4.39%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) AIX
6 1 (0.88%) HPUX
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (10.53%) Migration
1 12 (10.53%) Workflow
2 11 (9.65%) CRM
2 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (7.89%) ERP
3 9 (7.89%) Information Architecture
4 8 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (5.26%) Project Management
7 5 (4.39%) ETL
7 5 (4.39%) ITIL
7 5 (4.39%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.39%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.39%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (4.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.39%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (3.51%) DevOps
8 4 (3.51%) Process Improvement
9 3 (2.63%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.53%) SQL
2 8 (7.02%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.26%) Java
4 5 (4.39%) ABAP
4 5 (4.39%) Python
5 4 (3.51%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.51%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.63%) PHP
6 3 (2.63%) Ruby
7 2 (1.75%) C
7 2 (1.75%) C#
7 2 (1.75%) C++
7 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.75%) VBScript
8 1 (0.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.88%) Perl
8 1 (0.88%) R
8 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) CCNP
1 4 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (3.51%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) MCSE
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (1.75%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (1.75%) CISSP
3 2 (1.75%) RHCE
3 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) PhD
4 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.75%) HL7
4 1 (0.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.75%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.88%) Firmware
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.88%) vSphere
4 1 (0.88%) XenApp
4 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) SCCM
1 4 (3.51%) vRealize
2 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.75%) Puppet
2 2 (1.75%) SCOM
3 1 (0.88%) Ansible
3 1 (0.88%) Packer
3 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (18.42%) SAP
2 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.53%) VMware
4 6 (5.26%) Cyber-Ark
4 6 (5.26%) IBM
5 5 (4.39%) Oracle
6 4 (3.51%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.63%) Brocade
7 3 (2.63%) Cisco
7 3 (2.63%) Citrix
8 2 (1.75%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.75%) Dell
8 2 (1.75%) F5
8 2 (1.75%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.75%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.75%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.75%) Sybase
8 2 (1.75%) Tableau
9 1 (0.88%) Hortonworks
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