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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 32 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 147 86 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.04% 3.76% 4.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.43% 4.01% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 49 52
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £341 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £511 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £414 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.90 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £26.88
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +11.62%
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
2706 2145 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.80% 93.75% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1814 1339 1009
Average daily rate £350 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 110 121
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £30.00 £43.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +17 94 £400 - 22
South Yorkshire +5 39 £425 +21.42% 5
North Yorkshire -9 4 £500 +25.00% 2
East Yorkshire +3 3 £400 -13.51% 1
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 67 (24.54%) Finance
2 52 (19.05%) SAP
3 45 (16.48%) Oracle
4 41 (15.02%) SQL
5 38 (13.92%) Windows
6 35 (12.82%) Microsoft
7 31 (11.36%) SAS
7 31 (11.36%) UNIX
8 30 (10.99%) Migration
9 25 (9.16%) ETL
10 21 (7.69%) VMware
11 19 (6.96%) SQL Server
11 19 (6.96%) Linux
12 18 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (6.23%) Retail
13 17 (6.23%) CRM
13 17 (6.23%) ITIL
14 16 (5.86%) SharePoint
14 16 (5.86%) Data Centre
15 15 (5.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 15 (5.49%) JavaScript
15 15 (5.49%) Firewall
15 15 (5.49%) Project Management
16 14 (5.13%) IIS
16 14 (5.13%) OLAP
16 14 (5.13%) MS Excel
17 13 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
18 12 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 31 (11.36%) SAS
2 16 (5.86%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.13%) IIS
4 9 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.83%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.47%) Tuxedo
6 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.47%) Apache
7 3 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.10%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.10%) Documentum
8 2 (0.73%) CICS
8 2 (0.73%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.73%) Lync
8 2 (0.73%) ArcSDE
9 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.10%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.73%) MS Office
3 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (3.66%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (2.93%) SAP IS-U
3 8 (2.93%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (2.56%) Oracle Retail
4 7 (2.56%) SAP FI
4 7 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (2.56%) SAP CO
5 6 (2.20%) Maximo
5 6 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (1.83%) SAP SD
7 4 (1.47%) SAP WM
8 3 (1.10%) SAP MM
8 3 (1.10%) Agresso
8 3 (1.10%) BASE24
8 3 (1.10%) SAP HCM
9 2 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.73%) SAP QM
9 2 (0.73%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.47%) Office 365
2 1 (0.37%) GitHub
2 1 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.49%) Firewall
2 8 (2.93%) Internet
3 7 (2.56%) NAS
3 7 (2.56%) SAN
4 6 (2.20%) Intranet
5 5 (1.83%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (1.10%) DNS
6 3 (1.10%) ATM
6 3 (1.10%) LDAP
7 2 (0.73%) VoIP
7 2 (0.73%) Broadband
7 2 (0.73%) LAN
7 2 (0.73%) SSL
7 2 (0.73%) WAN
7 2 (0.73%) VPN
7 2 (0.73%) MPLS
7 2 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.73%) Wireless
8 1 (0.37%) IPsec
8 1 (0.37%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 14 (5.13%) OLAP
4 12 (4.40%) Oracle Database
4 12 (4.40%) OLAP Cube
5 11 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.20%) Base SAS
7 5 (1.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.47%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (1.47%) DB2
8 4 (1.47%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (1.10%) Xcelsius
9 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Power View
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.10%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.10%) Selenium
3 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.73%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.37%) GitLab
4 1 (0.37%) Ant
4 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.37%) ERwin
4 1 (0.37%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.37%) LSMW
4 1 (0.37%) Maven
4 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (24.54%) Finance
2 17 (6.23%) Retail
3 11 (4.03%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.56%) Billing
5 5 (1.83%) Banking
6 2 (0.73%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.73%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.73%) Marketing
6 2 (0.73%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.40%) .NET
2 10 (3.66%) XML
3 8 (2.93%) SOAP
3 8 (2.93%) Web Services
4 7 (2.56%) HTML
5 5 (1.83%) jQuery
5 5 (1.83%) J2EE
5 5 (1.83%) CSS
6 4 (1.47%) WSDL
7 2 (0.73%) Middleware
7 2 (0.73%) XMPP
7 2 (0.73%) JSP
7 2 (0.73%) Servlets
7 2 (0.73%) SPML
7 2 (0.73%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.73%) MDX
7 2 (0.73%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.73%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.86%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.03%) Mainframe
3 8 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.56%) User Experience
5 6 (2.20%) CMDB
5 6 (2.20%) Clustering
6 3 (1.10%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.10%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.73%) FMCG
7 2 (0.73%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.73%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.73%) IVR
7 2 (0.73%) GIS
7 2 (0.73%) Replication
7 2 (0.73%) Blog
7 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.73%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.37%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.37%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.37%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.92%) Windows
2 31 (11.36%) UNIX
3 19 (6.96%) Linux
4 7 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.56%) Data ONTAP
5 6 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.83%) Windows NT
6 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.47%) AIX
7 4 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.73%) Solaris
9 1 (0.37%) HPUX
9 1 (0.37%) SUSE
9 1 (0.37%) zOS
9 1 (0.37%) OpenWrt
9 1 (0.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (10.99%) Migration
2 25 (9.16%) ETL
3 18 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (6.23%) ITIL
4 17 (6.23%) CRM
5 15 (5.49%) Project Management
6 9 (3.30%) Test Scripting
6 9 (3.30%) Inmon Methodology
7 8 (2.93%) ERP
7 8 (2.93%) Workflow
8 7 (2.56%) Logistics
9 6 (2.20%) Data Management
9 6 (2.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (2.20%) TDD
9 6 (2.20%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (1.83%) Revenue Management
10 5 (1.83%) Data Modelling
10 5 (1.83%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.02%) SQL
2 15 (5.49%) JavaScript
3 10 (3.66%) PL/SQL
4 9 (3.30%) Java
5 6 (2.20%) Perl
5 6 (2.20%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.83%) VBScript
6 5 (1.83%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.83%) JCL
6 5 (1.83%) Jython
7 4 (1.47%) ABAP
7 4 (1.47%) C#
8 3 (1.10%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.73%) BeanShell
10 1 (0.37%) Python
10 1 (0.37%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.37%) COBOL
10 1 (0.37%) PHP
10 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (2.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.20%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.83%) CISSP
4 3 (1.10%) MCSE
4 3 (1.10%) CCNP
4 3 (1.10%) CCNA
5 2 (0.73%) CCDP
5 2 (0.73%) CCIE
5 2 (0.73%) CEH
5 2 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.73%) MCITP
5 2 (0.73%) SAP Certification
5 2 (0.73%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.73%) GIAC
6 1 (0.37%) CCVP
6 1 (0.37%) CISM
6 1 (0.37%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.10%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.10%) SLA
3 2 (0.73%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.37%) COBIT
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.20%) vSphere
3 6 (2.20%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.83%) NFS
5 3 (1.10%) vCloud
6 2 (0.73%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.73%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.37%) RACF
7 1 (0.37%) Firmware
7 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.37%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 5 (1.83%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (1.10%) SnapMirror
2 3 (1.10%) SnapVault
2 3 (1.10%) SCVMM
2 3 (1.10%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.73%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.73%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.73%) SCCM
3 2 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.37%) vMotion
4 1 (0.37%) Puppet
4 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.37%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 52 (19.05%) SAP
2 45 (16.48%) Oracle
3 35 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 21 (7.69%) VMware
5 11 (4.03%) Cisco
6 10 (3.66%) HP
7 9 (3.30%) NetApp
8 8 (2.93%) IBM
9 7 (2.56%) Remedy
10 6 (2.20%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.83%) Brocade
11 5 (1.83%) Informatica
11 5 (1.83%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.47%) Cognos
12 4 (1.47%) Trillium
12 4 (1.47%) EMC
12 4 (1.47%) CA
13 3 (1.10%) Avaya
13 3 (1.10%) Sun
14 2 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
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