The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 86 101 97
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 8 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.56% 0.36% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.38% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Median daily rate £540 £448 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.67% -10.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £486 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £448 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1371 1858 1630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.61% 95.23% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 1232 1124
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 63
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Consultant across the West Yorkshire region.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Consultant across the West Yorkshire region.

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical 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 Technical Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 8 £540 +66.15% 3
Technical Consultant
Yorkshire

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
2 4 (30.77%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (30.77%) Billing
2 4 (30.77%) DB2
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) ABAP
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (23.08%) REST
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) PKI
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) HL7
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall

Technical 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) OpenFlow
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
1 4 (30.77%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) DataStage
General
1 4 (30.77%) Billing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) Ajax
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) ebXML
2 2 (15.38%) LAMP
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
1 2 (15.38%) Smartcard
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
1 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
3 1 (7.69%) Service Design
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) ABAP
1 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) PHP
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
2 2 (15.38%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Infoblox
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) VMware