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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
England / Yorkshire
Rank 23 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 138 106 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.29% 3.74% 4.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.50% 3.89% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 78 71
Median daily rate £500 £431 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £56.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.44% +125.00%

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
2123 2724 2488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.76% 95.98% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1343 1788 1611
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 109 123
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.80 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 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
West Yorkshire +34 86 £525 +13.51% 27
South Yorkshire +6 28 £400 -2.43% 7
North Yorkshire +4 5 £456 +30.35% 3
Humberside - 1 - -
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 64 (22.94%) Finance
2 52 (18.64%) SAP
3 42 (15.05%) Microsoft
4 36 (12.90%) SQL
5 28 (10.04%) ERP
6 26 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (6.81%) Migration
7 19 (6.81%) Banking
7 19 (6.81%) CRM
7 19 (6.81%) Office 365
7 19 (6.81%) Data Centre
8 18 (6.45%) Billing
9 17 (6.09%) Active Directory
9 17 (6.09%) SAP IS-U
10 16 (5.73%) Oracle
10 16 (5.73%) Windows
10 16 (5.73%) VMware
11 15 (5.38%) SQL Server
11 15 (5.38%) Dynamics AX
12 14 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (5.02%) HTML
12 14 (5.02%) SharePoint
12 14 (5.02%) Project Management
12 14 (5.02%) Information Security
13 13 (4.66%) Workflow
13 13 (4.66%) Firewall
13 13 (4.66%) Cisco
13 13 (4.66%) MS Excel
13 13 (4.66%) JavaScript
13 13 (4.66%) Security Cleared

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 14 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.94%) Skype for Business
3 9 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.15%) CMS
4 6 (2.15%) Confluence
4 6 (2.15%) WordPress
5 5 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.43%) CICS
7 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.36%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.36%) IIS
9 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (4.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.87%) MS Office
3 4 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.08%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 17 (6.09%) SAP IS-U
2 15 (5.38%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (2.51%) SAP CRM
5 5 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (1.79%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (1.43%) SAP CRM for Utilities
7 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (1.08%) SAP HCM
7 3 (1.08%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.72%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.36%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.81%) Office 365
2 12 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.66%) Firewall
2 9 (3.23%) PBX
2 9 (3.23%) Skype
3 8 (2.87%) DNS
4 7 (2.51%) LAN
4 7 (2.51%) NetScaler
4 7 (2.51%) Network Security
5 6 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (1.79%) DHCP
7 4 (1.43%) WAN
8 3 (1.08%) FCoE
8 3 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.08%) TACACS
9 2 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.72%) Internet
9 2 (0.72%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.72%) NX-OS
9 2 (0.72%) VoIP
10 1 (0.36%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.87%) MySQL
3 8 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.51%) IBM InfoSphere
5 6 (2.15%) DB2
5 6 (2.15%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.15%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (1.79%) SAP BW
6 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.08%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.72%) Power BI
8 2 (0.72%) PowerCenter
8 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.94%) JIRA
2 7 (2.51%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.79%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.08%) Selenium
5 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.72%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.72%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.72%) ERwin
5 2 (0.72%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.72%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.72%) Maven
6 1 (0.36%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.36%) GoCD
6 1 (0.36%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.36%) Subversion
6 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (22.94%) Finance
2 19 (6.81%) Banking
3 18 (6.45%) Billing
4 12 (4.30%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.58%) Marketing
6 8 (2.87%) Advertising
6 8 (2.87%) Legal
7 7 (2.51%) Publishing
8 5 (1.79%) Law
8 5 (1.79%) Retail
9 4 (1.43%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.72%) Military
10 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Electronics
11 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.02%) HTML
2 11 (3.94%) Middleware
3 10 (3.58%) .NET
4 8 (2.87%) XML
5 7 (2.51%) CSS
5 7 (2.51%) SAP Fiori
5 7 (2.51%) SAPUI5
6 6 (2.15%) Ajax
6 6 (2.15%) Web Services
6 6 (2.15%) XHTML
7 2 (0.72%) Mason
7 2 (0.72%) WCF
7 2 (0.72%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.36%) OAuth
8 1 (0.36%) OpenID
8 1 (0.36%) REST
8 1 (0.36%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.36%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.36%) SPML
8 1 (0.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.81%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.51%) CESG
4 7 (2.51%) Replication
5 5 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.43%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.43%) iPad
7 3 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.08%) User Experience
8 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.36%) BYOD
9 1 (0.36%) CMDB
9 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.73%) Windows
2 8 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (2.51%) Unix
4 6 (2.15%) Linux
4 6 (2.15%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) AIX
6 1 (0.36%) VMS
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (10.04%) ERP
2 26 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (6.81%) CRM
3 19 (6.81%) Migration
4 14 (5.02%) Information Security
4 14 (5.02%) Project Management
5 13 (4.66%) Workflow
6 12 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (4.30%) Mentoring
7 11 (3.94%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (3.94%) Data Modelling
7 11 (3.94%) ETL
7 11 (3.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (3.58%) Load Balancing
8 10 (3.58%) Unit Testing
9 9 (3.23%) DevOps
9 9 (3.23%) Scrum
9 9 (3.23%) Security Architecture
10 8 (2.87%) Data Analysis
10 8 (2.87%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 36 (12.90%) SQL
2 13 (4.66%) JavaScript
3 9 (3.23%) ABAP
4 8 (2.87%) PHP
5 6 (2.15%) Java
5 6 (2.15%) PHP 5
5 6 (2.15%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.15%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.79%) C#
7 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.72%) C
7 2 (0.72%) Python
7 2 (0.72%) VB
8 1 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (4.66%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.51%) Degree
2 7 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.79%) CCNP
4 5 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.43%) CCA
5 4 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (1.43%) CLAS
5 4 (1.43%) PCI QSA
6 3 (1.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.72%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (0.72%) CISSP
7 2 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.36%) CCNA
8 1 (0.36%) CISA
8 1 (0.36%) CISM
8 1 (0.36%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.36%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.30%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.23%) SLA
3 8 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.51%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.15%) QA
6 2 (0.72%) GDPR
7 1 (0.36%) BS25999
7 1 (0.36%) COBIT
7 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (6.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.79%) XenApp
3 4 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.43%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.36%) Firmware
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.36%) NDS
4 1 (0.36%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (3.23%) Puppet
2 7 (2.51%) SCCM
2 7 (2.51%) vRealize
3 6 (2.15%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.43%) Ansible
4 4 (1.43%) CA Service Virtualization
4 4 (1.43%) OMEGAMON
4 4 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.08%) SCOM
6 1 (0.36%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.36%) Nessus
6 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.36%) Nmap
6 1 (0.36%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.36%) QRadar
6 1 (0.36%) vMotion
Vendors
1 52 (18.64%) SAP
2 42 (15.05%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.73%) Oracle
3 16 (5.73%) VMware
4 13 (4.66%) Cisco
5 12 (4.30%) IBM
6 10 (3.58%) CyberArk
7 9 (3.23%) F5
8 7 (2.51%) Citrix
8 7 (2.51%) Polycom
9 6 (2.15%) CA
9 6 (2.15%) NetIQ
9 6 (2.15%) Zend
10 5 (1.79%) Brocade
10 5 (1.79%) Tableau
11 4 (1.43%) AppSense
11 4 (1.43%) Ariba
11 4 (1.43%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.43%) Splunk
11 4 (1.43%) Syncsort
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