The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 55 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 64 92 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.42% 4.12% 4.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 4.28% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 33
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £286 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £494 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £33.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+34.81% +22.72%
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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1809 2148 1570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.53% 96.11% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1162 1447 941
Median daily rate £380 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £257 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 96 78
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Leeds -15 41 £450 +20.00% 16
Bradford +16 5 £375 +5.63% 4
Pudsey 0 4 - -
Wakefield -3 4 £363 -9.37%
Halifax -5 2 £440 -2.22%
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 37 (25.17%) Finance
2 31 (21.09%) SAP
3 23 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (14.29%) Oracle
5 20 (13.61%) VMware
6 19 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (12.93%) Microsoft
7 18 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (11.56%) SQL Server
9 15 (10.20%) SQL
10 14 (9.52%) SAP IS-U
10 14 (9.52%) Data Centre
11 13 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (8.16%) Linux
12 12 (8.16%) CRM
12 12 (8.16%) Migration
12 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (7.48%) Business Process Mapping
14 10 (6.80%) Middleware
14 10 (6.80%) Project Management
14 10 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (6.80%) Java
15 9 (6.12%) ABAP
15 9 (6.12%) Windows
15 9 (6.12%) ERP
15 9 (6.12%) Active Directory
15 9 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 8 (5.44%) Information Security
16 8 (5.44%) Cisco

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
1 6 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.36%) IIS
2 2 (1.36%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.36%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.36%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) Apache
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.68%) SAS
3 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 7 (4.76%) MS Office
2 5 (3.40%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.72%) MS Project
4 2 (1.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (9.52%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (4.08%) SAP CRM
3 5 (3.40%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (2.04%) Maximo
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (1.36%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (1.36%) SAP HR
6 2 (1.36%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.68%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.68%) SAP MRS
7 1 (0.68%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.44%) Office 365
3 5 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.36%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.36%) IaaS
4 2 (1.36%) PaaS
4 2 (1.36%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.68%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) Firewall
2 3 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.04%) LDAP
2 3 (2.04%) TACACS
2 3 (2.04%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.36%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (1.36%) INAP
3 2 (1.36%) ISUP
3 2 (1.36%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.36%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (0.68%) DNS
4 1 (0.68%) FTP
4 1 (0.68%) Intranet
4 1 (0.68%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.68%) Skype
4 1 (0.68%) SMTP
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.76%) Big Data
3 7 (4.76%) DB2
3 7 (4.76%) MySQL
3 7 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.72%) SAP BW
5 3 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.36%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.36%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.68%) OLAP
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Cucumber
1 3 (2.04%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.36%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.36%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.36%) JIRA
2 2 (1.36%) Selenium
3 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.68%) Gatling
3 1 (0.68%) JMeter
3 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.68%) Maven
3 1 (0.68%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (0.68%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.68%) VisualVM
3 1 (0.68%) YourKit
General
1 37 (25.17%) Finance
2 7 (4.76%) Banking
3 5 (3.40%) Law
4 4 (2.72%) Billing
5 3 (2.04%) Advertising
6 2 (1.36%) Retail
6 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.80%) Middleware
2 3 (2.04%) HTML
2 3 (2.04%) REST
2 3 (2.04%) SOAP
2 3 (2.04%) XML
3 2 (1.36%) .NET
3 2 (1.36%) Ajax
3 2 (1.36%) CSS
3 2 (1.36%) ebXML
3 2 (1.36%) LAMP
3 2 (1.36%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.36%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.68%) J2EE
4 1 (0.68%) SAML
4 1 (0.68%) SPML
4 1 (0.68%) Spring
4 1 (0.68%) WAP
4 1 (0.68%) WSDL
4 1 (0.68%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.08%) PKI
4 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.36%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.68%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.68%) CESG
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) Statistics
7 1 (0.68%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.16%) Linux
2 9 (6.12%) Windows
3 7 (4.76%) Unix
4 5 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.40%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.36%) AIX
5 2 (1.36%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.68%) HPUX
6 1 (0.68%) Solaris
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (8.16%) CRM
4 12 (8.16%) Migration
5 11 (7.48%) Business Process Mapping
6 10 (6.80%) Project Management
7 9 (6.12%) ERP
8 8 (5.44%) Conflict Management
8 8 (5.44%) Information Security
8 8 (5.44%) ITIL
8 8 (5.44%) People Management
9 7 (4.76%) Analytics
9 7 (4.76%) Business Analysis
9 7 (4.76%) Data Migration
10 6 (4.08%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.40%) Change Management
11 5 (3.40%) Data Protection
11 5 (3.40%) ETL
11 5 (3.40%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.20%) SQL
2 10 (6.80%) Java
3 9 (6.12%) ABAP
4 8 (5.44%) C
5 7 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.76%) Python
6 5 (3.40%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.72%) C++
7 4 (2.72%) Ruby
8 3 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.04%) PHP
9 2 (1.36%) C#
9 2 (1.36%) Perl
9 2 (1.36%) VBScript
10 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.68%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.68%) R
10 1 (0.68%) Scala
10 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.76%) CCNP
1 7 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.40%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.72%) CISSP
3 4 (2.72%) Degree
3 4 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.04%) MCSE
4 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.36%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (1.36%) CISM
5 2 (1.36%) RHCE
6 1 (0.68%) CISA
6 1 (0.68%) PhD
6 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.72%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.36%) COBIT
4 2 (1.36%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.12%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.40%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.68%) NDS
5 1 (0.68%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.68%) vSphere
5 1 (0.68%) XenApp
5 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.40%) SCCM
2 4 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.72%) Puppet
3 3 (2.04%) SCOM
3 3 (2.04%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.68%) logstash
4 1 (0.68%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.68%) Packer
4 1 (0.68%) Piwik
4 1 (0.68%) vRealize
Vendors
1 31 (21.09%) SAP
2 21 (14.29%) Oracle
3 20 (13.61%) VMware
4 19 (12.93%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.44%) Cisco
6 7 (4.76%) Sybase
7 6 (4.08%) IBM
7 6 (4.08%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.04%) HP
8 3 (2.04%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.36%) CA
9 2 (1.36%) Citrix
9 2 (1.36%) Cognos
9 2 (1.36%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (1.36%) Huawei
9 2 (1.36%) NetIQ
9 2 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.36%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.68%) New Relic
10 1 (0.68%) Tableau
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Posted: 5 days ago
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