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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 51 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 112 131 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.89% 4.44% 4.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 4.68% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 67 55
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £331 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £446 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.28% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £10.90 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -75.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.90 £54.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +111.76%
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
2784 2802 2208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.77% 95.05% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1823 1897 1342
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 118 119
Median hourly rate £13.60 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.78% -13.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £29.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -21 67 £475 +18.75% 27
South Yorkshire -5 28 £445 +4.89% 6
North Yorkshire +7 13 £450 -10.00% 6
East Yorkshire +1 5 £450 +25.00% 1
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 57 (22.89%) Finance
2 38 (15.26%) SAP
3 36 (14.46%) Oracle
3 36 (14.46%) Microsoft
4 34 (13.65%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (10.84%) Project Management
6 27 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (10.04%) Information Security
8 24 (9.64%) VMware
8 24 (9.64%) Migration
8 24 (9.64%) Windows
9 22 (8.84%) SQL
10 21 (8.43%) Linux
10 21 (8.43%) Middleware
10 21 (8.43%) Banking
11 20 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (8.03%) Active Directory
11 20 (8.03%) Cybersecurity
12 19 (7.63%) Data Centre
12 19 (7.63%) CRM
12 19 (7.63%) Change Management
13 18 (7.23%) MS Excel
13 18 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (6.43%) Use Case
14 16 (6.43%) SAP IS-U
14 16 (6.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 16 (6.43%) Java
14 16 (6.43%) HTTP
14 16 (6.43%) Firewall

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 15 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.21%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.81%) IIS
4 5 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.01%) SAS
4 5 (2.01%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.20%) CMS
6 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.20%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.80%) Apache
7 2 (0.80%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.80%) Jetty
7 2 (0.80%) nginx
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 18 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.62%) MS Office
3 11 (4.42%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.01%) MS Project
6 4 (1.61%) SPSS
7 2 (0.80%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.80%) UserZoom
8 1 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (6.43%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (3.21%) SAP CRM
3 7 (2.81%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (2.41%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.20%) Maximo
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.80%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.80%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.80%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle ASCP
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.40%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.40%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.40%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.62%) Office 365
2 10 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.61%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.80%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.80%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.80%) GitHub
5 2 (0.80%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.80%) IaaS
5 2 (0.80%) PaaS
5 2 (0.80%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.43%) Firewall
1 16 (6.43%) HTTP
2 7 (2.81%) FTP
3 5 (2.01%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.61%) DNS
4 4 (1.61%) Network Security
5 3 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.20%) LDAP
5 3 (1.20%) SSH
5 3 (1.20%) TACACS
6 2 (0.80%) DHCP
6 2 (0.80%) Diameter Protocol
6 2 (0.80%) INAP
6 2 (0.80%) Intranet
6 2 (0.80%) IPsec
6 2 (0.80%) ISUP
6 2 (0.80%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.80%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (0.40%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.42%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.61%) Big Data
5 8 (3.21%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (2.41%) DB2
7 5 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.61%) MySQL
8 4 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.20%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.80%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (2.81%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.41%) Metasploit
3 4 (1.61%) Axure RP
3 4 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.61%) JIRA
3 4 (1.61%) Travis CI
4 2 (0.80%) gulp
4 2 (0.80%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.80%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.80%) Selenium
5 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.40%) ERwin
5 1 (0.40%) Gatling
5 1 (0.40%) JMeter
5 1 (0.40%) Maven
5 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.40%) VisualVM
5 1 (0.40%) YourKit
General
1 57 (22.89%) Finance
2 21 (8.43%) Banking
3 14 (5.62%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.41%) Legal
5 5 (2.01%) Billing
5 5 (2.01%) Law
6 3 (1.20%) Games
6 3 (1.20%) Retail
7 2 (0.80%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.43%) Middleware
2 9 (3.61%) .NET
3 7 (2.81%) HTML
3 7 (2.81%) J2EE
3 7 (2.81%) Web Services
4 5 (2.01%) RESTful
4 5 (2.01%) XML
5 4 (1.61%) CSS
5 4 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.20%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.20%) JMS
6 3 (1.20%) JSON
6 3 (1.20%) XSLT
7 2 (0.80%) Backbone.js
7 2 (0.80%) CSS3
7 2 (0.80%) D3.js
7 2 (0.80%) Ember.js
7 2 (0.80%) HTML5
7 2 (0.80%) Node.js
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.63%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.21%) User Experience
5 5 (2.01%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.01%) Statistics
5 5 (2.01%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.61%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.61%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.61%) Economics
7 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.20%) Physics
7 3 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.20%) Social Media
8 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.80%) NHS
8 2 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.64%) Windows
2 21 (8.43%) Linux
3 15 (6.02%) Unix
4 10 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (4.02%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.80%) AIX
7 2 (0.80%) Android
7 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.40%) Solaris
8 1 (0.40%) VMS
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.65%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (10.84%) Project Management
2 27 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (10.04%) Information Security
4 24 (9.64%) Migration
5 20 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (8.03%) Cybersecurity
6 19 (7.63%) Change Management
6 19 (7.63%) CRM
7 16 (6.43%) Use Case
8 14 (5.62%) Analytics
9 11 (4.42%) Business Process Mapping
9 11 (4.42%) Data Protection
9 11 (4.42%) SOA
10 10 (4.02%) Business Analysis
10 10 (4.02%) ERP
11 9 (3.61%) Data Migration
11 9 (3.61%) DevOps
11 9 (3.61%) PRINCE2
12 8 (3.21%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.84%) SQL
2 16 (6.43%) Java
3 9 (3.61%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.21%) ABAP
4 8 (3.21%) C
5 7 (2.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.61%) C#
6 4 (1.61%) Perl
6 4 (1.61%) Python
7 3 (1.20%) R
7 3 (1.20%) VBA
7 3 (1.20%) XQuery
8 2 (0.80%) C++
8 2 (0.80%) Jython
8 2 (0.80%) PHP
8 2 (0.80%) Ruby
8 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.80%) VB
9 1 (0.40%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (4.42%) Degree
2 9 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.21%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 7 (2.81%) CISSP
5 6 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (2.01%) CISM
7 3 (1.20%) CISA
8 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.80%) GCIH
8 2 (0.80%) GSEC
8 2 (0.80%) PhD
8 2 (0.80%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.40%) CCNP
9 1 (0.40%) GIAC
9 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.40%) MCITP
9 1 (0.40%) MCSE
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.01%) COBIT
3 4 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.80%) WCAG
5 1 (0.40%) COSO
5 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 20 (8.03%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.21%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.01%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.80%) Docker
6 1 (0.40%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.40%) vCloud
6 1 (0.40%) vSphere
6 1 (0.40%) XenApp
6 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.21%) Puppet
1 8 (3.21%) SCCM
2 7 (2.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.41%) Nessus
3 6 (2.41%) Nmap
3 6 (2.41%) SCOM
4 3 (1.20%) RSA Archer
5 2 (0.80%) Ansible
5 2 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.80%) QRadar
6 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.40%) logstash
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.40%) Packer
6 1 (0.40%) Piwik
6 1 (0.40%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.40%) SCSM
6 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (15.26%) SAP
2 36 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.46%) Oracle
3 24 (9.64%) VMware
4 10 (4.02%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.81%) IBM
6 6 (2.41%) Cisco
6 6 (2.41%) Minitab
6 6 (2.41%) Sybase
7 5 (2.01%) Intel Security
8 4 (1.61%) Google
9 3 (1.20%) Cognos
9 3 (1.20%) Tableau
9 3 (1.20%) Twitter
10 2 (0.80%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.80%) Capita
10 2 (0.80%) Facebook
10 2 (0.80%) HP
10 2 (0.80%) IFS
10 2 (0.80%) Platfora
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