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 17 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 13 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 30 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 10.56% 4.26% 8.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.41% 4.42% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £419 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +19.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £19.17 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -48.88%
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
263 226 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 92.61% 96.17% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 132 65
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 December 2014. 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
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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 +1 3 £413 -12.23% 1
Harrogate - - - - 1
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 36 (69.23%) SAP
2 10 (19.23%) Finance
3 8 (15.38%) ERP
3 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.38%) SAP ERP
4 6 (11.54%) SAP LE
4 6 (11.54%) Data Entry
4 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.54%) Logistics
5 5 (9.62%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
5 5 (9.62%) CRM
5 5 (9.62%) SAP QM
5 5 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (7.69%) SAP EHS
6 4 (7.69%) SAP FI
6 4 (7.69%) SAP PP
6 4 (7.69%) SAP PS
6 4 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (7.69%) SAP CO
7 3 (5.77%) VMware
7 3 (5.77%) Advertising
7 3 (5.77%) Workflow
7 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.77%) LIMS
7 3 (5.77%) Primavera
7 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
7 3 (5.77%) Windows
7 3 (5.77%) C

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) SAP ERP
2 6 (11.54%) SAP LE
3 5 (9.62%) SAP QM
3 5 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (7.69%) SAP EHS
4 4 (7.69%) SAP FI
4 4 (7.69%) SAP PP
4 4 (7.69%) SAP PS
4 4 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (7.69%) SAP CO
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (3.85%) SAP EWM
6 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (3.85%) Agresso
6 2 (3.85%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Axure RP
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (3.85%) LSMW
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.85%) Billing
4 1 (1.92%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) LIMS
1 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
1 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) ERP
2 6 (11.54%) Data Entry
2 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (11.54%) Logistics
3 5 (9.62%) Migration
3 5 (9.62%) CRM
4 3 (5.77%) Workflow
4 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.77%) Investment Management
5 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) Cash Management
5 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.92%) Six Sigma
6 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.92%) E-business
6 1 (1.92%) Data Modelling
6 1 (1.92%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.92%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) C
1 3 (5.77%) ABAP
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.77%) vSphere
Vendors
1 36 (69.23%) SAP
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) VMware
3 3 (5.77%) Primavera
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) NetApp