The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 39 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 79 76 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.23% 4.81% 6.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 5.15% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 47 49
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£423 £418 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.37% -1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £533 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £19.17 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+42.14% -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 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
1736 1477 1545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.88% 93.54% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 882 787
Average daily rate £373 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 55 93
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.95 £8.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £28.50
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 West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds -11 43 £412 +1.41% 17
Bradford -5 11 £450 +10.76% 2
Halifax -4 7 £426 -5.27% 1
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Dewsbury - 1 £275 - 3
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 39 (25.00%) SAP
2 31 (19.87%) Oracle
3 27 (17.31%) Finance
4 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
5 19 (12.18%) SQL
5 19 (12.18%) ETL
5 19 (12.18%) SAS
6 18 (11.54%) SAP HCM
7 15 (9.62%) Migration
7 15 (9.62%) Windows
8 14 (8.97%) SAP IS-U
8 14 (8.97%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 13 (8.33%) NetWeaver
9 13 (8.33%) IBM
10 12 (7.69%) Active Directory
10 12 (7.69%) OLAP
10 12 (7.69%) VMware
10 12 (7.69%) Oracle Database
11 11 (7.05%) ABAP
11 11 (7.05%) SAPscript
11 11 (7.05%) Workflow
12 10 (6.41%) HTML
12 10 (6.41%) Linux
12 10 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (6.41%) Banking
12 10 (6.41%) OLAP Cube
13 9 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (5.77%) PL/SQL
14 8 (5.13%) SQL Server
14 8 (5.13%) ITIL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 19 (12.18%) SAS
2 13 (8.33%) NetWeaver
3 8 (5.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (4.49%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.21%) SAP EP
5 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.56%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.92%) Apache
7 3 (1.92%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.92%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.64%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.64%) SPSS
2 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (11.54%) SAP HCM
2 14 (8.97%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.56%) SAP HR
4 3 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.92%) SAP PM
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.64%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.64%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.64%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (0.64%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.64%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.92%) Office 365
2 1 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) NAS
1 4 (2.56%) Firewall
2 3 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.28%) LDAP
3 2 (1.28%) Network Security
4 1 (0.64%) RNC
4 1 (0.64%) CTI
4 1 (0.64%) Intranet
4 1 (0.64%) 3G
4 1 (0.64%) 2G
4 1 (0.64%) GPRS
4 1 (0.64%) LAN
4 1 (0.64%) WAN
4 1 (0.64%) VPN
4 1 (0.64%) DNS
4 1 (0.64%) HSPA
4 1 (0.64%) LTE
4 1 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.97%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 12 (7.69%) OLAP
2 12 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 10 (6.41%) OLAP Cube
4 8 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.21%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.21%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (2.56%) DB2
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.92%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.92%) OLTP
8 3 (1.92%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (2.56%) ClearCase
1 4 (2.56%) ClearQuest
2 3 (1.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.28%) AnthillPro
3 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (17.31%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) Banking
3 4 (2.56%) Retail
4 3 (1.92%) Publishing
4 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.64%) Games
5 1 (0.64%) Legal
5 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.41%) HTML
2 7 (4.49%) Web Services
2 7 (4.49%) .NET
3 6 (3.85%) XML
4 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.56%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (2.56%) BAPI
5 4 (2.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (1.92%) JSR 170
7 2 (1.28%) SOAP
7 2 (1.28%) jQuery
8 1 (0.64%) JSON
8 1 (0.64%) WCF
8 1 (0.64%) SAML
8 1 (0.64%) Middleware
8 1 (0.64%) J2EE
8 1 (0.64%) CSS
8 1 (0.64%) JSP
8 1 (0.64%) Servlets
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 4 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.92%) Credit Risk
3 3 (1.92%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.64%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.64%) IVR
5 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.62%) Windows
2 10 (6.41%) Linux
3 8 (5.13%) UNIX
4 7 (4.49%) AIX
5 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.28%) HPUX
6 1 (0.64%) Solaris
6 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.18%) ETL
2 15 (9.62%) Migration
3 11 (7.05%) Workflow
4 10 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (5.13%) ITIL
7 7 (4.49%) CRM
8 6 (3.85%) Data Modelling
9 5 (3.21%) Test Scripting
9 5 (3.21%) OO
9 5 (3.21%) ERP
10 4 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (2.56%) Information Security
10 4 (2.56%) Asset Management
10 4 (2.56%) Workflow Management
10 4 (2.56%) Load Balancing
11 3 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (1.92%) Identity Management
11 3 (1.92%) Risk Management
11 3 (1.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.18%) SQL
2 11 (7.05%) ABAP
2 11 (7.05%) SAPscript
3 9 (5.77%) PL/SQL
4 6 (3.85%) C#
5 5 (3.21%) Java
6 4 (2.56%) Perl
7 3 (1.92%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.28%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.64%) C
9 1 (0.64%) C++
9 1 (0.64%) VBA
9 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.64%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 4 (2.56%) CISM
2 3 (1.92%) CEH
2 3 (1.92%) CISSP
2 3 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.28%) GIAC
4 1 (0.64%) Degree
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.64%) CCSP
4 1 (0.64%) CCNA
4 1 (0.64%) SSCP
4 1 (0.64%) CISA
4 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.64%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 12 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.56%) vSphere
3 4 (2.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.64%) Samba
4 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.21%) SCCM
2 4 (2.56%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.56%) SCOM
3 3 (1.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.64%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.64%) OpenView
4 1 (0.64%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (25.00%) SAP
2 31 (19.87%) Oracle
3 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.33%) IBM
5 12 (7.69%) VMware
6 6 (3.85%) HP
7 5 (3.21%) EMC
7 5 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.21%) Symantec
8 4 (2.56%) Cisco
8 4 (2.56%) Adobe
9 3 (1.92%) Greenplum
9 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.28%) Veeam
10 2 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.28%) Citrix
11 1 (0.64%) Omniture
11 1 (0.64%) Informatica
11 1 (0.64%) Epicor
11 1 (0.64%) Novell
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Ifftner Solutions
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Via Resource
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Dewsbury
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Dewsbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago