The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 13 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 19 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 9.74% 8.59% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.84% 8.87% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 1
Average daily rate £413 £475 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +52.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
Consultant
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 North Yorkshire 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
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
193 248 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 98.97% 96.88% 96.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 160 148
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 16
Average hourly rate £40.50 £13.87 £12.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+191.99% +13.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +7 9 £400 -5.88%
Harrogate +5 1 - -
Middlesbrough -1 1 - -
Redcar - 1 - -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
1 7 (26.92%) Office 365
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma
3 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
3 5 (19.23%) SAP
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 5 (19.23%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (15.38%) Minitab
4 4 (15.38%) MS Office
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) SAP PP
6 2 (7.69%) Middleware
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) IIS
6 2 (7.69%) Windows
6 2 (7.69%) BPEL
6 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 2 (7.69%) Advertising
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (7.69%) SAP PP
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (3.85%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) JMS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (7.69%) BPEL
5 2 (7.69%) Logistics
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Security
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) ABAP
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) COBIT
1 1 (3.85%) COSO
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
1 1 (3.85%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) SAP
2 4 (15.38%) Minitab
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos