The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 24 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 154 106 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.43% 4.90% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.03% 5.25% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 52 61
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£433 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £429 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.90 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -33.33%
Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2191 2019 2542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 91.44% 93.39% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1117 1273
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 119 129
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.94 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.44% +6.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Consultant across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
West Yorkshire +4 80 £400 -6.43% 30
North Yorkshire +20 35 £500 +6.38% 7
South Yorkshire +9 15 £350 -22.22% 4
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 74 (30.58%) SAP
2 56 (23.14%) Oracle
3 43 (17.77%) Finance
4 33 (13.64%) Migration
5 26 (10.74%) SQL
6 22 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (8.68%) Microsoft
8 19 (7.85%) ETL
9 18 (7.44%) Windows
9 18 (7.44%) SAP IS-U
10 16 (6.61%) Oracle Database
10 16 (6.61%) VMware
11 15 (6.20%) CRM
12 13 (5.37%) Workflow
12 13 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (4.96%) Retail
14 11 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (4.55%) IBM
14 11 (4.55%) PL/SQL
14 11 (4.55%) Web Services
14 11 (4.55%) Data Integration
15 10 (4.13%) SAP HCM
15 10 (4.13%) Dynamics AX
15 10 (4.13%) HTML
15 10 (4.13%) ERP
15 10 (4.13%) Manufacturing
16 9 (3.72%) Banking
16 9 (3.72%) Data Modelling
16 9 (3.72%) ABAP
17 8 (3.31%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (3.31%) SAS
1 8 (3.31%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (2.48%) NetWeaver
3 5 (2.07%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.07%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.07%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.83%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.83%) SAP EP
5 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.83%) Lync
5 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.41%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.83%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (7.44%) SAP IS-U
2 10 (4.13%) SAP HCM
2 10 (4.13%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (3.31%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (3.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (2.48%) SAP FI
4 6 (2.48%) SAP CO
4 6 (2.48%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (2.48%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (2.48%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (2.07%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (2.07%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (2.07%) SAP ERP
5 5 (2.07%) SAP PM
6 4 (1.65%) SAP MM
6 4 (1.65%) SAP PS
6 4 (1.65%) SAP QM
6 4 (1.65%) SAP EHS
7 3 (1.24%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.83%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.83%) Route 53
2 2 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (0.83%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.41%) IaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.07%) Firewall
1 5 (2.07%) SAN
2 4 (1.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.83%) HTTP
3 2 (0.83%) NAS
3 2 (0.83%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.41%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.41%) Network Security
4 1 (0.41%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.41%) VLAN
4 1 (0.41%) Wireless
4 1 (0.41%) DMZ
4 1 (0.41%) LAN
4 1 (0.41%) SMS
4 1 (0.41%) SMTP
4 1 (0.41%) FTP
4 1 (0.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.61%) Oracle Database
2 13 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.31%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (2.89%) Pentaho
4 7 (2.89%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (2.48%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (2.07%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (2.07%) DB2
7 4 (1.65%) QlikView
7 4 (1.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (1.24%) Big Data
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.24%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (1.24%) OLTP
8 3 (1.24%) OLAP
8 3 (1.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.65%) ClearCase
1 4 (1.65%) ClearQuest
1 4 (1.65%) Axure RP
2 3 (1.24%) Ant
3 2 (0.83%) Maven
3 2 (0.83%) LSMW
4 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.41%) Toad
4 1 (0.41%) ProC
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (17.77%) Finance
2 12 (4.96%) Retail
3 10 (4.13%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.72%) Banking
5 4 (1.65%) Billing
6 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.41%) German Language
7 1 (0.41%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) Legal
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.55%) Web Services
2 10 (4.13%) HTML
3 8 (3.31%) XML
4 7 (2.89%) .NET
5 5 (2.07%) J2EE
6 4 (1.65%) CSS
6 4 (1.65%) SAP Smart Forms
6 4 (1.65%) BAPI
6 4 (1.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 4 (1.65%) jQuery
7 3 (1.24%) Ajax
7 3 (1.24%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.83%) JSP
8 2 (0.83%) Servlets
8 2 (0.83%) SOAP
8 2 (0.83%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.83%) REST
9 1 (0.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.41%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.55%) Data Integration
2 8 (3.31%) Smart Meter
3 5 (2.07%) User Experience
4 4 (1.65%) Mainframe
4 4 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.83%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.41%) FMCG
6 1 (0.41%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.41%) CMDB
6 1 (0.41%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.41%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.41%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.41%) GIS
6 1 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.44%) Windows
2 8 (3.31%) AIX
3 7 (2.89%) Linux
4 5 (2.07%) UNIX
5 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.83%) Solaris
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.41%) zOS
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.64%) Migration
2 22 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (7.85%) ETL
4 15 (6.20%) CRM
5 13 (5.37%) Workflow
6 11 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (4.13%) ERP
8 9 (3.72%) Data Modelling
9 7 (2.89%) Data Migration
9 7 (2.89%) Software Engineering
10 6 (2.48%) SOA
10 6 (2.48%) OO
11 5 (2.07%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (2.07%) Information Security
11 5 (2.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (2.07%) Logistics
11 5 (2.07%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (1.65%) Data Management
12 4 (1.65%) Asset Management
12 4 (1.65%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.74%) SQL
2 11 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 9 (3.72%) ABAP
4 8 (3.31%) Java
5 7 (2.89%) X++
6 6 (2.48%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.65%) Perl
7 4 (1.65%) C#
7 4 (1.65%) SAPscript
8 3 (1.24%) LINC
9 2 (0.83%) C
10 1 (0.41%) BeanShell
10 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.41%) XQuery
10 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (1.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.24%) CISA
3 2 (0.83%) CISSP
3 2 (0.83%) CIPD
3 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.83%) NCIE
4 1 (0.41%) NCDA
4 1 (0.41%) VCAP
4 1 (0.41%) MCITP
4 1 (0.41%) MCTS
4 1 (0.41%) GIAC
4 1 (0.41%) CISM
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.41%) CEH
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.41%) CCA
4 1 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.65%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.83%) vSphere
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.41%) XenApp
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.83%) SCOM
2 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.41%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.41%) SCCM
3 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 74 (30.58%) SAP
2 56 (23.14%) Oracle
3 21 (8.68%) Microsoft
4 16 (6.61%) VMware
5 11 (4.55%) IBM
6 8 (3.31%) Cisco
7 7 (2.89%) Greenplum
8 5 (2.07%) EMC
8 5 (2.07%) HP
8 5 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.65%) NetApp
10 3 (1.24%) Citrix
10 3 (1.24%) Primavera
11 2 (0.83%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.83%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.83%) Cognos
11 2 (0.83%) Siebel
11 2 (0.83%) Mercator
11 2 (0.83%) Symantec
11 2 (0.83%) Red Hat
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