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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 40 39 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 121 148 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.27% 4.60% 6.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.45% 4.80% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 83 84
Median daily rate £440 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.05% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +55.55%
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
2720 3081 2273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.08% 95.77% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1733 2086 1358
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 168 137
Median hourly rate £14.48 £13.00 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.38% +3.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.50 £24.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -7 68 £443 +18.00% 14
South Yorkshire 0 42 £445 -3.78% 2
North Yorkshire -4 4 £400 -20.00% 2
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 58 (24.07%) Finance
2 36 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (13.69%) Microsoft
4 31 (12.86%) SQL
5 30 (12.45%) SAP
6 29 (12.03%) Oracle
6 29 (12.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (9.54%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (9.54%) SQL Server
9 22 (9.13%) Information Security
10 21 (8.71%) Migration
10 21 (8.71%) Active Directory
11 20 (8.30%) Java
12 19 (7.88%) VMware
13 18 (7.47%) Firewall
13 18 (7.47%) Banking
13 18 (7.47%) Data Centre
14 17 (7.05%) Middleware
15 16 (6.64%) CRM
15 16 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (6.64%) Office 365
16 15 (6.22%) JavaScript
17 14 (5.81%) Scrum
17 14 (5.81%) HTML
17 14 (5.81%) XML
17 14 (5.81%) Windows
17 14 (5.81%) Linux
17 14 (5.81%) HTTP
17 14 (5.81%) Business Intelligence

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 12 (4.98%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.73%) CMS
2 9 (3.73%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (3.73%) Skype for Business
3 6 (2.49%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.07%) Confluence
4 5 (2.07%) WordPress
5 4 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.24%) Apache
6 3 (1.24%) IIS
6 3 (1.24%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.24%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (1.24%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (0.83%) FileNet
7 2 (0.83%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.83%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.90%) MS Office
3 5 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.66%) MS Project
5 2 (0.83%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (5.81%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (2.90%) SAP CRM
3 6 (2.49%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.24%) Maximo
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.83%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.83%) SAP Payroll
6 2 (0.83%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.41%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.64%) Office 365
2 14 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.83%) GitHub
4 2 (0.83%) IaaS
4 2 (0.83%) PaaS
4 2 (0.83%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.41%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.47%) Firewall
2 14 (5.81%) HTTP
3 8 (3.32%) Skype
4 5 (2.07%) LDAP
5 4 (1.66%) DNS
5 4 (1.66%) PBX
6 3 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.24%) DHCP
6 3 (1.24%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.24%) TACACS
6 3 (1.24%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.83%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (0.83%) FTP
7 2 (0.83%) INAP
7 2 (0.83%) ISUP
7 2 (0.83%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.83%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (0.41%) CTI
8 1 (0.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (4.98%) MySQL
2 12 (4.98%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.73%) Big Data
4 8 (3.32%) DB2
5 7 (2.90%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.07%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.07%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.24%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (1.24%) SAP HANA
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.83%) OLAP
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (3.73%) Git (software)
1 9 (3.73%) JIRA
2 7 (2.90%) Metasploit
3 6 (2.49%) HP UFT
4 5 (2.07%) Selenium
5 3 (1.24%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.24%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.24%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.83%) gulp
6 2 (0.83%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.41%) ERwin
7 1 (0.41%) JMeter
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (0.41%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (0.41%) Subversion
7 1 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (24.07%) Finance
2 18 (7.47%) Banking
3 12 (4.98%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.07%) Advertising
5 5 (2.07%) Retail
6 4 (1.66%) Billing
6 4 (1.66%) Law
7 3 (1.24%) Legal
8 2 (0.83%) Automotive
8 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.05%) Middleware
2 14 (5.81%) HTML
2 14 (5.81%) XML
3 13 (5.39%) Web Services
4 9 (3.73%) .NET
4 9 (3.73%) CSS
5 7 (2.90%) Ajax
5 7 (2.90%) J2EE
6 5 (2.07%) REST
6 5 (2.07%) XHTML
7 4 (1.66%) JSON
7 4 (1.66%) RESTful
7 4 (1.66%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (1.66%) XSLT
8 3 (1.24%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.24%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (1.24%) SOAP
9 2 (0.83%) Backbone.js
9 2 (0.83%) CSS3
9 2 (0.83%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.47%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.90%) PKI
4 6 (2.49%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.66%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.66%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.24%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.24%) User Experience
8 2 (0.83%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.83%) DataPower
8 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.83%) FMCG
8 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.83%) NHS
8 2 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.83%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.83%) Social Media
9 1 (0.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.81%) Linux
1 14 (5.81%) Windows
2 13 (5.39%) Unix
3 5 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (2.07%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.24%) AIX
5 2 (0.83%) Android
5 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.41%) HPUX
6 1 (0.41%) Solaris
6 1 (0.41%) VMS
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (12.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (9.54%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (9.13%) Information Security
5 21 (8.71%) Migration
6 16 (6.64%) CRM
7 14 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (5.81%) Scrum
7 14 (5.81%) Use Case
8 12 (4.98%) Project Management
8 12 (4.98%) SIEM
9 11 (4.56%) Business Process Mapping
10 10 (4.15%) Business Analysis
10 10 (4.15%) ERP
11 9 (3.73%) Content Management
11 9 (3.73%) Data Protection
11 9 (3.73%) Open Source
11 9 (3.73%) SOA
11 9 (3.73%) Waterfall
12 8 (3.32%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.86%) SQL
2 20 (8.30%) Java
3 15 (6.22%) JavaScript
4 11 (4.56%) C
5 10 (4.15%) PHP
6 9 (3.73%) ABAP
7 7 (2.90%) Python
8 5 (2.07%) C#
8 5 (2.07%) PHP 5
8 5 (2.07%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.07%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.66%) C++
9 4 (1.66%) Perl
9 4 (1.66%) Ruby
9 4 (1.66%) VB
9 4 (1.66%) XQuery
10 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.24%) VBScript
11 2 (0.83%) Jython
11 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (3.32%) Degree
2 7 (2.90%) CCNP
2 7 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (2.90%) SC Cleared
2 7 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.49%) CISSP
4 4 (1.66%) CISM
5 3 (1.24%) CISA
5 3 (1.24%) MCSE
5 3 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.83%) CCNP Voice
6 2 (0.83%) PhD
6 2 (0.83%) RHCE
6 2 (0.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.41%) CCNA
7 1 (0.41%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.41%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.24%) COBIT
3 3 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.83%) HL7
5 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 21 (8.71%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.07%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.41%) Firmware
5 1 (0.41%) NDS
5 1 (0.41%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.41%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.41%) vSphere
5 1 (0.41%) XenApp
5 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (3.73%) SCCM
2 8 (3.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (2.90%) Nessus
3 7 (2.90%) Nmap
4 6 (2.49%) Puppet
4 6 (2.49%) SCOM
5 5 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.07%) QRadar
6 3 (1.24%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.83%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.41%) logstash
8 1 (0.41%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.41%) Packer
8 1 (0.41%) Piwik
8 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.41%) SCSM
8 1 (0.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (13.69%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.45%) SAP
3 29 (12.03%) Oracle
4 19 (7.88%) VMware
5 9 (3.73%) Cisco
5 9 (3.73%) IBM
6 7 (2.90%) Sybase
7 6 (2.49%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.07%) Intel Security
8 5 (2.07%) Zend
9 4 (1.66%) Polycom
9 4 (1.66%) Tableau
10 3 (1.24%) CA
10 3 (1.24%) Cognos
10 3 (1.24%) HP
11 2 (0.83%) Citrix
11 2 (0.83%) EMC
11 2 (0.83%) Facebook
11 2 (0.83%) NetIQ
11 2 (0.83%) Twitter
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