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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 20 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 92 70 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.04% 3.20% 4.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.33% 3.39% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 34 41
Median daily rate £500 £449 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +8.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £356 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £561 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +52.72%
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
1453 2064 1685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.40% 94.25% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 1352 1058
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 87 73
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £9.43 £9.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +31 63 £525 +23.52% 15
Bradford +17 13 £435 -3.33%
Wakefield - 4 £450 - 3
Pudsey - 3 £600 -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 40 (23.81%) Finance
2 30 (17.86%) SAP
3 22 (13.10%) Microsoft
4 18 (10.71%) Active Directory
5 17 (10.12%) SQL
6 16 (9.52%) Migration
7 15 (8.93%) SQL Server
7 15 (8.93%) SharePoint
8 14 (8.33%) VMware
8 14 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (7.74%) IBM
10 12 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (7.14%) Workflow
11 11 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (6.55%) CRM
11 11 (6.55%) ERP
11 11 (6.55%) Office 365
12 10 (5.95%) Cyber-Ark
12 10 (5.95%) SAP IS-U
12 10 (5.95%) Oracle
12 10 (5.95%) Windows
12 10 (5.95%) Banking
12 10 (5.95%) Billing
13 9 (5.36%) DB2
13 9 (5.36%) HTML
13 9 (5.36%) Linux
13 9 (5.36%) Firewall
13 9 (5.36%) Information Architecture

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 15 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.38%) CICS
5 3 (1.79%) IIS
6 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.19%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.19%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.19%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.60%) Apache
7 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.60%) SAS
7 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.76%) MS Office
2 7 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.98%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.38%) MS Project
5 2 (1.19%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (5.95%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (2.98%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.38%) SAP CRM
4 3 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.19%) SAP HR
5 2 (1.19%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.60%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.60%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.60%) SAP MRS
6 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.60%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.55%) Office 365
3 5 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) Firewall
2 5 (2.98%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (2.38%) DNS
4 3 (1.79%) LDAP
4 3 (1.79%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.19%) DHCP
5 2 (1.19%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.60%) FCoE
6 1 (0.60%) Internet
6 1 (0.60%) LAN
6 1 (0.60%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.60%) Network Security
6 1 (0.60%) NX-OS
6 1 (0.60%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.60%) SMTP
6 1 (0.60%) TACACS
6 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.36%) DB2
3 7 (4.17%) IBM InfoSphere
3 7 (4.17%) SAP BW
4 6 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.98%) MySQL
6 4 (2.38%) Big Data
7 3 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.79%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.19%) Power BI
8 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.19%) Bitbucket
1 2 (1.19%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.19%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.19%) HP UFT
1 2 (1.19%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.19%) JIRA
1 2 (1.19%) Maven
1 2 (1.19%) Selenium
1 2 (1.19%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.60%) GoCD
General
1 40 (23.81%) Finance
2 10 (5.95%) Banking
2 10 (5.95%) Billing
3 6 (3.57%) Publishing
4 5 (2.98%) Marketing
5 3 (1.79%) Advertising
6 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.19%) Retail
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.36%) HTML
2 8 (4.76%) Middleware
3 6 (3.57%) .NET
4 5 (2.98%) Web Services
5 3 (1.79%) REST
5 3 (1.79%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (1.79%) SAPUI5
5 3 (1.79%) SOAP
5 3 (1.79%) XML
6 2 (1.19%) Ajax
6 2 (1.19%) CSS
6 2 (1.19%) ebXML
6 2 (1.19%) LAMP
7 1 (0.60%) J2EE
7 1 (0.60%) MDX
7 1 (0.60%) OpenID
7 1 (0.60%) SAML
7 1 (0.60%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.60%) SPML
7 1 (0.60%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.98%) PKI
4 4 (2.38%) iPad
5 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.79%) Replication
5 3 (1.79%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.19%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) SCADA
7 1 (0.60%) User Experience
7 1 (0.60%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.95%) Windows
2 9 (5.36%) Linux
3 7 (4.17%) Unix
4 5 (2.98%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.19%) AIX
6 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.60%) HPUX
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (9.52%) Migration
2 12 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (7.14%) Workflow
3 11 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (6.55%) CRM
3 11 (6.55%) ERP
3 11 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (5.36%) Information Architecture
5 7 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (3.57%) DevOps
6 6 (3.57%) Information Security
6 6 (3.57%) ITIL
6 6 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 6 (3.57%) Project Management
6 6 (3.57%) Test Automation
7 5 (2.98%) E-Commerce
7 5 (2.98%) ETL
7 5 (2.98%) Mentoring
7 5 (2.98%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.12%) SQL
2 8 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.57%) ABAP
3 6 (3.57%) Java
4 5 (2.98%) Python
5 4 (2.38%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.79%) PHP
6 3 (1.79%) Ruby
7 2 (1.19%) C
7 2 (1.19%) C#
7 2 (1.19%) C++
7 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.19%) VBScript
8 1 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.60%) Perl
8 1 (0.60%) R
8 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.17%) CCNP
2 7 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.38%) Degree
4 3 (1.79%) MCSE
4 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (1.19%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (1.19%) CISSP
5 2 (1.19%) RHCE
6 1 (0.60%) PhD
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 8 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.19%) HL7
5 1 (0.60%) COBIT
5 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.19%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.60%) Firmware
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.60%) NDS
5 1 (0.60%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.60%) vSphere
5 1 (0.60%) XenApp
5 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.76%) SCCM
2 5 (2.98%) SCOM
3 4 (2.38%) CA Service Virtualization
3 4 (2.38%) OMEGAMON
3 4 (2.38%) vRealize
4 3 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.79%) Puppet
4 3 (1.79%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.60%) Ansible
5 1 (0.60%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.60%) Packer
Vendors
1 30 (17.86%) SAP
2 22 (13.10%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.33%) VMware
4 13 (7.74%) IBM
5 10 (5.95%) Cyber-Ark
5 10 (5.95%) Oracle
6 7 (4.17%) CA
6 7 (4.17%) Cisco
7 5 (2.98%) Sybase
8 4 (2.38%) Ariba
8 4 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.38%) Splunk
8 4 (2.38%) Syncsort
9 3 (1.79%) Brocade
9 3 (1.79%) Citrix
9 3 (1.79%) F5
10 2 (1.19%) Dell
10 2 (1.19%) EMC
10 2 (1.19%) HP
10 2 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
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