The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 22 43 26
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 146 113 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.87% 3.71% 5.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% 3.94% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 59 84
Median daily rate £481 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £532
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
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
2376 2870 2444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.46% 94.25% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1528 1876 1513
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
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 101 158 145
Median hourly rate £14.81 £14.00 £12.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 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
West Yorkshire +27 90 £500 +11.73% 17
South Yorkshire -4 32 £490 +3.15% 5
North Yorkshire +9 14 £350 -20.45%
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Yorkshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 61 (22.51%) Finance
2 43 (15.87%) Microsoft
3 37 (13.65%) SQL
4 34 (12.55%) SAP
5 25 (9.23%) Migration
6 24 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (8.86%) Active Directory
7 22 (8.12%) Banking
8 21 (7.75%) SQL Server
9 20 (7.38%) Oracle
9 20 (7.38%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (7.01%) Windows
10 19 (7.01%) SharePoint
11 17 (6.27%) HTML
11 17 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (6.27%) VMware
12 16 (5.90%) Information Security
12 16 (5.90%) JavaScript
12 16 (5.90%) Office 365
13 15 (5.54%) Unix
13 15 (5.54%) IBM
14 14 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (5.17%) CRM
14 14 (5.17%) Linux
14 14 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
14 14 (5.17%) Data Centre
15 13 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (4.80%) Java
15 13 (4.80%) Workflow

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 19 (7.01%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (3.32%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.58%) CMS
4 7 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.21%) Confluence
5 6 (2.21%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.21%) WordPress
6 4 (1.48%) CICS
6 4 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.11%) Apache
7 3 (1.11%) IIS
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.11%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (1.11%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.74%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (3.32%) MS Office
2 8 (2.95%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.48%) MS Project
5 3 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.74%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 10 (3.69%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (2.58%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.74%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.74%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.74%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.37%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.37%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.37%) SAP MRS
6 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.90%) Office 365
2 14 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.37%) IaaS
5 1 (0.37%) PaaS
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.43%) Firewall
2 7 (2.58%) Skype
3 6 (2.21%) HTTP
4 5 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (1.85%) DNS
4 5 (1.85%) LDAP
4 5 (1.85%) NetScaler
5 4 (1.48%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.48%) Network Security
5 4 (1.48%) PBX
6 3 (1.11%) DHCP
6 3 (1.11%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.74%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.37%) FTP
8 1 (0.37%) Internet
8 1 (0.37%) Intranet
8 1 (0.37%) NX-OS
8 1 (0.37%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.43%) MySQL
3 11 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.06%) DB2
4 9 (3.32%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.58%) Big Data
6 7 (2.58%) IBM InfoSphere
6 7 (2.58%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.58%) SAP BW
7 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.85%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (1.11%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.11%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.11%) SAP HANA
9 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (3.69%) JIRA
2 8 (2.95%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.21%) HP UFT
4 5 (1.85%) Selenium
5 3 (1.11%) ERwin
5 3 (1.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.11%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.74%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.74%) Maven
6 2 (0.74%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.37%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.37%) GoCD
7 1 (0.37%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.37%) Subversion
7 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 61 (22.51%) Finance
2 22 (8.12%) Banking
3 13 (4.80%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.43%) Billing
5 6 (2.21%) Advertising
5 6 (2.21%) Publishing
6 4 (1.48%) Retail
7 3 (1.11%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.74%) Marketing
8 2 (0.74%) Military
9 1 (0.37%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.27%) HTML
2 12 (4.43%) Middleware
3 11 (4.06%) .NET
4 10 (3.69%) XML
5 9 (3.32%) CSS
5 9 (3.32%) Web Services
6 8 (2.95%) Ajax
7 6 (2.21%) XHTML
8 4 (1.48%) J2EE
8 4 (1.48%) REST
8 4 (1.48%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.11%) SOAP
10 2 (0.74%) ebXML
10 2 (0.74%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (0.74%) LAMP
10 2 (0.74%) MDX
10 2 (0.74%) SAP Basis
10 2 (0.74%) WCF
11 1 (0.37%) JSON
11 1 (0.37%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.17%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.21%) Mainframe
3 6 (2.21%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.85%) PKI
5 4 (1.48%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.48%) iPad
6 3 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.11%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.11%) User Experience
6 3 (1.11%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.74%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.74%) DataPower
7 2 (0.74%) FMCG
7 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.74%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.37%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.37%) CESG
8 1 (0.37%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.01%) Windows
2 15 (5.54%) Unix
3 14 (5.17%) Linux
4 7 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.21%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.11%) AIX
6 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.74%) VMS
8 1 (0.37%) HPUX
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.37%) Solaris
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (9.23%) Migration
2 24 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (7.38%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (5.90%) Information Security
6 14 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (5.17%) CRM
7 13 (4.80%) Workflow
8 11 (4.06%) Data Modelling
8 11 (4.06%) ETL
8 11 (4.06%) Scrum
9 10 (3.69%) ERP
9 10 (3.69%) Unit Testing
10 9 (3.32%) DevOps
10 9 (3.32%) Information Architecture
10 9 (3.32%) Project Management
10 9 (3.32%) TDD
10 9 (3.32%) Test Automation
11 8 (2.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (2.95%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (13.65%) SQL
2 16 (5.90%) JavaScript
3 13 (4.80%) Java
4 10 (3.69%) PHP
5 8 (2.95%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.58%) C
7 6 (2.21%) ABAP
7 6 (2.21%) C#
7 6 (2.21%) PHP 5
7 6 (2.21%) Python
8 5 (1.85%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.48%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.48%) VB
10 3 (1.11%) C++
10 3 (1.11%) Perl
10 3 (1.11%) Ruby
10 3 (1.11%) VBScript
11 2 (0.74%) Jython
11 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.37%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (3.69%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.58%) CCNP
3 7 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.58%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.85%) Degree
5 4 (1.48%) CCA
5 4 (1.48%) CISSP
5 4 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.11%) MCSE
6 3 (1.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.74%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (0.74%) CISA
7 2 (0.74%) CISM
7 2 (0.74%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.74%) PhD
7 2 (0.74%) RHCE
7 2 (0.74%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (0.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.43%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.48%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.11%) COBIT
4 3 (1.11%) SLA
5 2 (0.74%) HL7
5 2 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 24 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.85%) XenApp
3 5 (1.85%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.74%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.37%) Firmware
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.37%) NDS
6 1 (0.37%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.69%) SCCM
2 7 (2.58%) Puppet
3 6 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.85%) QRadar
4 5 (1.85%) SCOM
5 4 (1.48%) CA Service Virtualization
5 4 (1.48%) OMEGAMON
5 4 (1.48%) vRealize
6 3 (1.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (1.11%) Nessus
6 3 (1.11%) Nmap
6 3 (1.11%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.74%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.37%) Ansible
8 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.37%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.37%) Packer
8 1 (0.37%) vMotion
Vendors
1 43 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.55%) SAP
3 20 (7.38%) Oracle
4 17 (6.27%) VMware
5 15 (5.54%) IBM
6 10 (3.69%) Cyber-Ark
7 8 (2.95%) Cisco
7 8 (2.95%) Citrix
8 7 (2.58%) CA
9 6 (2.21%) Sybase
9 6 (2.21%) Zend
10 5 (1.85%) Intel Security
11 4 (1.48%) AppSense
11 4 (1.48%) Ariba
11 4 (1.48%) Polycom
11 4 (1.48%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.48%) Splunk
11 4 (1.48%) Syncsort
12 3 (1.11%) Brocade
12 3 (1.11%) F5
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