The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 36 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 9 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.26% 5.01% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 5.37% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 5
Median daily rate £425 £436 £447
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.57% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £356 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £575 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.10 £46.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-25.88% +85.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
388 410 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.49% 93.39% 96.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 276 132
Median daily rate £415 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £10.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.00 £15.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Sheffield region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (34.88%) SQL
2 12 (27.91%) Finance
3 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 8 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.28%) TDD
4 7 (16.28%) MySQL
4 7 (16.28%) PHP
5 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.95%) HTML
5 6 (13.95%) CSS
5 6 (13.95%) XML
5 6 (13.95%) OOP
5 6 (13.95%) XHTML
5 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
5 6 (13.95%) Information Security
5 6 (13.95%) CMS
5 6 (13.95%) Scrum
5 6 (13.95%) Content Management
5 6 (13.95%) Ajax
5 6 (13.95%) JIRA
5 6 (13.95%) Zend
5 6 (13.95%) PHP 5
5 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
5 6 (13.95%) WordPress
5 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
5 6 (13.95%) Confluence
6 5 (11.63%) SIEM
6 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (11.63%) ETL

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 6 (13.95%) CMS
1 6 (13.95%) Confluence
1 6 (13.95%) WordPress
2 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.65%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) FileNet
4 1 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Skype
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.65%) PBX
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.30%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.65%) PowerCenter
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
1 6 (13.95%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) ERwin
2 2 (4.65%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Billing
4 2 (4.65%) Military
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) Ajax
1 6 (13.95%) CSS
1 6 (13.95%) HTML
1 6 (13.95%) XHTML
1 6 (13.95%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) WCF
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.33%) J2EE
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.33%) BYOD
3 1 (2.33%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.33%) DataPower
3 1 (2.33%) iSeries
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Unix
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) TDD
3 6 (13.95%) Content Management
3 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
3 6 (13.95%) Information Security
3 6 (13.95%) OOP
3 6 (13.95%) Scrum
3 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
4 5 (11.63%) ETL
4 5 (11.63%) SIEM
5 4 (9.30%) SDLC
5 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.30%) Use Case
5 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.65%) Data Lineage
6 2 (4.65%) DevOps
6 2 (4.65%) IT Audit
6 2 (4.65%) OWASP
6 2 (4.65%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) PHP
3 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.95%) PHP 5
4 3 (6.98%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.65%) C
5 2 (4.65%) C#
5 2 (4.65%) VB
6 1 (2.33%) Jython
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) CISA
2 2 (4.65%) CISM
2 2 (4.65%) CISSP
2 2 (4.65%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) COBIT
1 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 3 (6.98%) QRadar
3 1 (2.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.33%) Nessus
3 1 (2.33%) Nmap
3 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Zend
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) Informatica
3 2 (4.65%) Polycom
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) IFS
4 1 (2.33%) Intel
4 1 (2.33%) Samsung
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
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