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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 47 48 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 71 59 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.54% 3.37% 5.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 3.62% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 38 26
Average daily rate
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£411 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.72% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.04% +16.42%
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
1841 1628 1237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.91% 93.08% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1144 1071 606
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 62 82
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £9.50 £9.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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
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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 -4 40 £425 -5.55% 27
Halifax +12 13 £444 -24.46%
Bradford -10 10 £353 +8.46% 1
Wakefield +3 4 - - 1
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 34 (23.94%) Finance
2 30 (21.13%) SAS
3 22 (15.49%) Oracle
4 21 (14.79%) Microsoft
5 20 (14.08%) ETL
6 19 (13.38%) OLAP
6 19 (13.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 17 (11.97%) SAP
8 16 (11.27%) SQL
8 16 (11.27%) Migration
8 16 (11.27%) OLAP Cube
9 15 (10.56%) SharePoint
10 14 (9.86%) CRM
11 13 (9.15%) Windows
11 13 (9.15%) MS Excel
12 12 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (7.75%) Retail
14 10 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (6.34%) C#
15 9 (6.34%) SharePoint 2013
16 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (5.63%) User Experience
16 8 (5.63%) UNIX
16 8 (5.63%) SAP IS-U
17 7 (4.93%) Banking
17 7 (4.93%) ITIL
17 7 (4.93%) Active Directory
17 7 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (4.93%) Hyper-V

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 30 (21.13%) SAS
2 15 (10.56%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.34%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.11%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.41%) Lync
6 2 (1.41%) Documentum
6 2 (1.41%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.70%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.70%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.70%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.70%) Apache
7 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.11%) MS Office
2 3 (2.11%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.63%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.23%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.41%) SAP CRM
5 2 (1.41%) Maximo
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (1.41%) SAP HCM
5 2 (1.41%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.70%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.70%) Unica
6 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.70%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) Firewall
2 3 (2.11%) Intranet
3 2 (1.41%) LDAP
3 2 (1.41%) LAN
3 2 (1.41%) VoIP
3 2 (1.41%) WAN
3 2 (1.41%) CTI
4 1 (0.70%) 2G
4 1 (0.70%) RNC
4 1 (0.70%) HSPA
4 1 (0.70%) LTE
4 1 (0.70%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) VPN
4 1 (0.70%) DNS
4 1 (0.70%) SSL
4 1 (0.70%) GPRS
4 1 (0.70%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.38%) OLAP
1 19 (13.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 16 (11.27%) OLAP Cube
3 6 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.11%) Base SAS
5 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.41%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.70%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.70%) Essbase
7 1 (0.70%) DB2
7 1 (0.70%) MS Access
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.41%) AnthillPro
4 1 (0.70%) Ant
4 1 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 34 (23.94%) Finance
2 11 (7.75%) Retail
3 7 (4.93%) Banking
4 4 (2.82%) Billing
5 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.41%) Publishing
5 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET
1 6 (4.23%) .NET
2 5 (3.52%) jQuery
3 4 (2.82%) HTML
3 4 (2.82%) CSS
4 3 (2.11%) J2EE
5 2 (1.41%) JSON
5 2 (1.41%) MDX
5 2 (1.41%) WCF
5 2 (1.41%) SOAP
5 2 (1.41%) Web Services
5 2 (1.41%) REST
6 1 (0.70%) XML
6 1 (0.70%) SAML
6 1 (0.70%) Middleware
6 1 (0.70%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.70%) BAPI
6 1 (0.70%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.70%) Spring
6 1 (0.70%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.63%) User Experience
2 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.41%) Reference Data
3 2 (1.41%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.41%) IVR
4 1 (0.70%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.70%) PKI
4 1 (0.70%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.70%) NHS
4 1 (0.70%) GIS
4 1 (0.70%) Replication
4 1 (0.70%) Clustering
4 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.15%) Windows
2 8 (5.63%) UNIX
2 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (3.52%) Linux
4 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.08%) ETL
2 16 (11.27%) Migration
3 14 (9.86%) CRM
4 12 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (4.93%) ITIL
6 7 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (3.52%) Data Management
8 4 (2.82%) Data Migration
8 4 (2.82%) ERP
8 4 (2.82%) Project Management
8 4 (2.82%) TDD
8 4 (2.82%) Information Management
9 3 (2.11%) Document Management
9 3 (2.11%) Information Security
9 3 (2.11%) Workflow
9 3 (2.11%) OO
9 3 (2.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.11%) Capacity Management
10 2 (1.41%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.27%) SQL
2 9 (6.34%) C#
3 6 (4.23%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.23%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.52%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.82%) Java
6 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.41%) ABAP
7 2 (1.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.41%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.41%) CCNA
2 2 (1.41%) CISSP
2 2 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.41%) GIAC
2 2 (1.41%) CEH
3 1 (0.70%) Degree
3 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) SSCP
3 1 (0.70%) CISM
3 1 (0.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 7 (4.93%) Active Directory
1 7 (4.93%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.70%) vSphere
3 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) SCCM
1 2 (1.41%) SCVMM
1 2 (1.41%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.70%) vMotion
2 1 (0.70%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.70%) OpenView
2 1 (0.70%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 22 (15.49%) Oracle
2 21 (14.79%) Microsoft
3 17 (11.97%) SAP
4 5 (3.52%) HP
5 4 (2.82%) Cisco
5 4 (2.82%) IBM
5 4 (2.82%) VMware
5 4 (2.82%) Informatica
6 2 (1.41%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.41%) Adobe
6 2 (1.41%) Trillium
6 2 (1.41%) Avaya
6 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.70%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.70%) Websense
7 1 (0.70%) OpenText
7 1 (0.70%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.70%) EMC
7 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.70%) Sun
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
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