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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 45 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 86 71 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.18% 3.48% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.34% 3.66% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 39 37
Median daily rate £450 £375 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £329 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £484 £504
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 £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
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 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
1980 1938 1706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.16% 95.00% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1373 1290 1132
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 65 65
Median hourly rate £11.75 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 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
(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 +16 66 £482 +24.25% 19
Bradford +10 6 £450 +20.00% 1
Halifax -7 2 £500 +13.70%
Wakefield -4 1 - - 1
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 45 (31.69%) Finance
2 35 (24.65%) SAP
3 23 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (14.79%) Microsoft
5 20 (14.08%) Oracle
6 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (12.68%) Data Centre
8 17 (11.97%) Project Management
8 17 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (11.97%) VMware
9 16 (11.27%) Banking
10 15 (10.56%) SQL
10 15 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (10.56%) SAP IS-U
11 14 (9.86%) Windows
11 14 (9.86%) CRM
12 13 (9.15%) Change Management
13 12 (8.45%) Active Directory
14 11 (7.75%) ERP
14 11 (7.75%) Linux
15 10 (7.04%) Migration
15 10 (7.04%) MS Excel
15 10 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (6.34%) Analytics
16 9 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (6.34%) MS Exchange
16 9 (6.34%) Middleware
16 9 (6.34%) Business Analysis
17 8 (5.63%) Degree
17 8 (5.63%) Telecoms

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 9 (6.34%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.52%) SAS
4 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.11%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.41%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.41%) IIS
7 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.70%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.63%) MS Office
3 7 (4.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.23%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.52%) MS Project
6 4 (2.82%) SPSS
7 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (10.56%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (5.63%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.23%) SAP CRM
4 3 (2.11%) Maximo
4 3 (2.11%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.11%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.11%) SAP ERP
5 2 (1.41%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.41%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.70%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.70%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.70%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) Office 365
2 4 (2.82%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (1.41%) AWS OpsWorks
4 2 (1.41%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.70%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.70%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (2.11%) SSH
1 3 (2.11%) TACACS
2 2 (1.41%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (1.41%) DNS
2 2 (1.41%) INAP
2 2 (1.41%) ISUP
2 2 (1.41%) SIGTRAN
2 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) DMZ
3 1 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.70%) Firewall
3 1 (0.70%) FTP
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.70%) SAN
3 1 (0.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.63%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.93%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.11%) Big Data
5 3 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.41%) DB2
6 2 (1.41%) QlikView
6 2 (1.41%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.41%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.70%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.70%) Power BI
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Axure RP
1 4 (2.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.11%) Selenium
3 2 (1.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.41%) JIRA
3 2 (1.41%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.70%) eggPlant
4 1 (0.70%) Gatling
4 1 (0.70%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.70%) JMeter
4 1 (0.70%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.70%) Maven
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.70%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.70%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (0.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.70%) VisualVM
4 1 (0.70%) YourKit
General
1 45 (31.69%) Finance
2 16 (11.27%) Banking
3 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.52%) Billing
4 5 (3.52%) Law
5 4 (2.82%) Retail
6 3 (2.11%) Games
7 2 (1.41%) Legal
7 2 (1.41%) Marketing
8 1 (0.70%) Back Office
8 1 (0.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.34%) Middleware
2 3 (2.11%) .NET
2 3 (2.11%) CSS
2 3 (2.11%) HTML
3 2 (1.41%) Visualforce
3 2 (1.41%) Web Services
4 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.70%) EDI
4 1 (0.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.70%) jQuery
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.70%) Spring
4 1 (0.70%) WSDL
4 1 (0.70%) XML
4 1 (0.70%) XSD
4 1 (0.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.68%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.52%) Credit Risk
3 5 (3.52%) Statistics
4 4 (2.82%) Economics
4 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.82%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.82%) User Experience
5 3 (2.11%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.41%) Clustering
6 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.41%) Physics
6 2 (1.41%) Psychology
6 2 (1.41%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.70%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.70%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.70%) NHS
7 1 (0.70%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.86%) Windows
2 11 (7.75%) Linux
3 8 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (5.63%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.23%) Unix
5 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (11.97%) Project Management
2 17 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (9.86%) CRM
5 13 (9.15%) Change Management
6 11 (7.75%) ERP
7 10 (7.04%) Migration
8 9 (6.34%) Analytics
8 9 (6.34%) Business Analysis
9 8 (5.63%) Business Process Mapping
9 8 (5.63%) Conflict Management
9 8 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (4.93%) Integration Testing
10 7 (4.93%) PRINCE2
10 7 (4.93%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 7 (4.93%) Use Case
11 6 (4.23%) Information Security
11 6 (4.23%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.56%) SQL
2 8 (5.63%) ABAP
3 6 (4.23%) Java
4 5 (3.52%) C
4 5 (3.52%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.11%) VBA
6 2 (1.41%) Apex Code
6 2 (1.41%) R
6 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.70%) C#
7 1 (0.70%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (0.70%) Perl
7 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.70%) Python
7 1 (0.70%) Ruby
7 1 (0.70%) Scala
7 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (5.63%) Degree
2 6 (4.23%) CISSP
2 6 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (3.52%) CISM
4 3 (2.11%) CISA
4 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.41%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.70%) CISMP
6 1 (0.70%) CLAS
6 1 (0.70%) GIAC
6 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.70%) MCITP
6 1 (0.70%) MCSA
6 1 (0.70%) MCSE
6 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.82%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.11%) COBIT
3 3 (2.11%) QA
4 2 (1.41%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (8.45%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.11%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.41%) Docker
5 1 (0.70%) vCloud
5 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.52%) SCCM
2 4 (2.82%) Puppet
3 2 (1.41%) Ansible
3 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.41%) SCOM
4 1 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.70%) logstash
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.70%) Piwik
4 1 (0.70%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 35 (24.65%) SAP
2 21 (14.79%) Microsoft
3 20 (14.08%) Oracle
4 17 (11.97%) VMware
5 8 (5.63%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.82%) Cisco
6 4 (2.82%) IBM
7 2 (1.41%) Cognos
7 2 (1.41%) Dell
7 2 (1.41%) F5
7 2 (1.41%) Huawei
7 2 (1.41%) Lotus
7 2 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.41%) Sybase
8 1 (0.70%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.70%) IronPort
8 1 (0.70%) Qualys
8 1 (0.70%) Tableau
8 1 (0.70%) Tumbleweed
8 1 (0.70%) Twitter
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