The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 27 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 22 36 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.93% 8.51% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.23% 8.98% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 7
Median daily rate £450 £433 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +23.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £414 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £529 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.16 £47.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+9.80% +52.00%
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 South 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
421 401 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.39% 94.80% 97.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 233 178
Median daily rate £400 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 31
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £7.19 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.80 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -7 21 £438 -2.77% 6
Doncaster 0 1 £450 +5.88% 1
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (28.57%) Firewall
1 12 (28.57%) Information Security
2 11 (26.19%) HTTP
2 11 (26.19%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (16.67%) .NET
4 7 (16.67%) Use Case
4 7 (16.67%) SIEM
4 7 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
4 7 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (14.29%) Metasploit
5 6 (14.29%) Nessus
5 6 (14.29%) Nmap
5 6 (14.29%) Windows
6 5 (11.90%) Linux
6 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
6 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (11.90%) Banking
7 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.52%) C#
7 4 (9.52%) Java
7 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
7 4 (9.52%) Threat Management
7 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (7.14%) Security Operations
8 3 (7.14%) Coaching
8 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (7.14%) FTP
8 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) Jetty
2 2 (4.76%) nginx
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.38%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.76%) Google App Engine
1 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) Firewall
2 11 (26.19%) HTTP
3 3 (7.14%) FTP
3 3 (7.14%) Network Security
3 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) DHCP
4 2 (4.76%) DNS
4 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.76%) IPsec
5 1 (2.38%) CTI
5 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.38%) Intranet
5 1 (2.38%) SMTP
5 1 (2.38%) SSL
5 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
1 2 (4.76%) Big Data
1 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Metasploit
2 2 (4.76%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) Selenium
2 2 (4.76%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (11.90%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.76%) COM
2 2 (4.76%) J2EE
2 2 (4.76%) Servlets
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.38%) RESTful
3 1 (2.38%) SAML
3 1 (2.38%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) CESG
4 1 (2.38%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) VMS
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Information Security
2 11 (26.19%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
3 7 (16.67%) SIEM
3 7 (16.67%) Use Case
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) Threat Management
4 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (7.14%) Coaching
5 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (7.14%) CRM
5 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 3 (7.14%) Security Operations
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.76%) Information Assurance
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) RAD
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.76%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) C#
1 4 (9.52%) Java
2 3 (7.14%) C
3 2 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) GCIH
1 2 (4.76%) GSEC
2 1 (2.38%) CISSP
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) ISO27005
2 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.76%) RMADS
3 1 (2.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (14.29%) Nessus
2 6 (14.29%) Nmap
3 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.76%) Puppet
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
2 2 (4.76%) Google
2 2 (4.76%) Platfora
2 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) F5
3 1 (2.38%) Intel
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Cyberteam
Rate: very good all inclusive daily rate
Posted: 3 days ago