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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 46 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 67 72 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.76% 4.49% 6.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.06% 4.78% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 45
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £26.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-4.80% -34.17%
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
1651 1506 1328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.65% 93.83% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 926 640
Average daily rate £370 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 56 97
Average hourly rate £13.13 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £29.80 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -16 41 £425 -14.14% 17
Halifax +3 8 £444 -17.44% 1
Bradford -7 6 £303 -34.59% 1
Wakefield +2 4 - -
Huddersfield 0 1 - -
Bingley - 1 £600 -
Wetherby - - - -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 35 (24.14%) Finance
2 34 (23.45%) SAS
3 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
4 23 (15.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 20 (13.79%) ETL
5 20 (13.79%) Oracle
5 20 (13.79%) SAP
6 18 (12.41%) OLAP
7 17 (11.72%) OLAP Cube
8 15 (10.34%) SQL
8 15 (10.34%) Windows
9 14 (9.66%) CRM
10 13 (8.97%) Migration
11 12 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (7.59%) SharePoint
12 11 (7.59%) ITIL
12 11 (7.59%) Active Directory
13 10 (6.90%) MS Excel
13 10 (6.90%) SQL Server
13 10 (6.90%) Banking
14 9 (6.21%) Retail
14 9 (6.21%) IBM
14 9 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (5.52%) SAP HCM
15 8 (5.52%) NetWeaver
15 8 (5.52%) C#
15 8 (5.52%) HTML
16 7 (4.83%) VMware
16 7 (4.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 7 (4.83%) .NET

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 34 (23.45%) SAS
2 11 (7.59%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (5.52%) NetWeaver
5 7 (4.83%) MS Exchange
5 7 (4.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.07%) SAP EP
7 3 (2.07%) Apache
7 3 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.38%) Lync
8 2 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.69%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.69%) Documentum
9 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.69%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.69%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 10 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.69%) SPSS
2 1 (0.69%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (5.52%) SAP HCM
2 6 (4.14%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (2.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.76%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (2.07%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (1.38%) SAP FI-CA
5 2 (1.38%) SAP HR
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.38%) Maximo
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.69%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.69%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.69%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.69%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.69%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.69%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.14%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.14%) Firewall
2 4 (2.76%) NAS
3 3 (2.07%) LDAP
3 3 (2.07%) Intranet
4 2 (1.38%) LAN
4 2 (1.38%) WAN
5 1 (0.69%) 2G
5 1 (0.69%) RNC
5 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.69%) VPN
5 1 (0.69%) DNS
5 1 (0.69%) GPRS
5 1 (0.69%) CTI
5 1 (0.69%) 3G
5 1 (0.69%) Network Security
5 1 (0.69%) HSPA
5 1 (0.69%) LTE
5 1 (0.69%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 18 (12.41%) OLAP
3 17 (11.72%) OLAP Cube
4 10 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.07%) Base SAS
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.69%) Essbase
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.69%) OLTP
10 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.38%) AnthillPro
2 2 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.69%) Maven
3 1 (0.69%) Ant
3 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (24.14%) Finance
2 10 (6.90%) Banking
3 9 (6.21%) Retail
4 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.07%) Publishing
5 2 (1.38%) Billing
6 1 (0.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.52%) HTML
2 7 (4.83%) .NET
3 5 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.07%) JSR 170
4 3 (2.07%) Web Services
5 2 (1.38%) jQuery
5 2 (1.38%) XML
5 2 (1.38%) SOAP
5 2 (1.38%) CSS
5 2 (1.38%) J2EE
6 1 (0.69%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.69%) WCF
6 1 (0.69%) JSON
6 1 (0.69%) Spring
6 1 (0.69%) JSP
6 1 (0.69%) Servlets
6 1 (0.69%) SAML
6 1 (0.69%) Middleware
6 1 (0.69%) SPML
6 1 (0.69%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.76%) User Experience
2 3 (2.07%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.38%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.38%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.69%) Replication
4 1 (0.69%) Clustering
4 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.69%) IVR
4 1 (0.69%) PKI
4 1 (0.69%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.69%) NHS
4 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.34%) Windows
2 6 (4.14%) UNIX
2 6 (4.14%) Linux
3 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) AIX
6 1 (0.69%) HPUX
6 1 (0.69%) Solaris
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (13.79%) ETL
2 14 (9.66%) CRM
3 13 (8.97%) Migration
4 12 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (7.59%) ITIL
6 7 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (4.14%) ERP
7 6 (4.14%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.45%) Workflow
8 5 (3.45%) Information Security
8 5 (3.45%) Test Scripting
9 4 (2.76%) Data Migration
9 4 (2.76%) Data Modelling
10 3 (2.07%) Identity Management
10 3 (2.07%) SOA
10 3 (2.07%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.07%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.07%) Software Licensing
10 3 (2.07%) DevOps
11 2 (1.38%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.34%) SQL
2 8 (5.52%) C#
3 7 (4.83%) SAPscript
4 6 (4.14%) ABAP
4 6 (4.14%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.76%) Java
7 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.69%) VBA
8 1 (0.69%) C++
8 1 (0.69%) Perl
8 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.69%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.45%) CEH
1 5 (3.45%) CISSP
2 4 (2.76%) CISM
2 4 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.76%) GIAC
3 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.69%) Degree
4 1 (0.69%) MCSE
4 1 (0.69%) SSCP
4 1 (0.69%) CISA
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.69%) CCSP
4 1 (0.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.76%) vSphere
3 4 (2.76%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.07%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.69%) Samba
5 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.14%) SCCM
2 4 (2.76%) SCOM
2 4 (2.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.69%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.69%) OpenView
3 1 (0.69%) Puppet
3 1 (0.69%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.79%) Oracle
2 20 (13.79%) SAP
3 9 (6.21%) IBM
4 7 (4.83%) VMware
5 5 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.45%) HP
5 5 (3.45%) EMC
6 4 (2.76%) Symantec
7 3 (2.07%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.07%) Adobe
8 2 (1.38%) Cisco
8 2 (1.38%) Sun
8 2 (1.38%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.38%) Trillium
9 1 (0.69%) Open Text
9 1 (0.69%) Unica
9 1 (0.69%) Siebel
9 1 (0.69%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.69%) Sybase
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