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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 38 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 133 137 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.75% 4.68% 4.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.94% 4.93% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 71 53
Median daily rate £450 £413 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £423
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.95%
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 £51.03 £47.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +52.00%
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
2690 2779 2204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.04% 95.01% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1834 1862 1384
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 111 111
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +1 86 £475 +23.77% 24
South Yorkshire -12 23 £450 +4.04% 8
North Yorkshire +17 20 £450 -10.00% 1
East Yorkshire 0 5 £450 +12.50%
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (23.20%) Finance
2 44 (17.60%) SAP
3 43 (17.20%) Microsoft
4 36 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (13.60%) Oracle
6 32 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (11.20%) Project Management
8 26 (10.40%) Windows
8 26 (10.40%) VMware
9 25 (10.00%) SQL
10 24 (9.60%) Migration
10 24 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (8.40%) CRM
11 21 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (8.40%) Active Directory
12 20 (8.00%) Linux
12 20 (8.00%) Information Security
12 20 (8.00%) Change Management
12 20 (8.00%) Banking
12 20 (8.00%) Data Centre
13 19 (7.60%) MS Excel
13 19 (7.60%) Middleware
14 18 (7.20%) SharePoint
14 18 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (6.80%) SQL Server
16 16 (6.40%) Java
16 16 (6.40%) Use Case
16 16 (6.40%) SAP IS-U
16 16 (6.40%) Office 365
17 15 (6.00%) 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 18 (7.20%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.40%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (3.20%) IIS
4 6 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.00%) SAS
6 4 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.60%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.60%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.20%) CMS
7 3 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.20%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.80%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.80%) Jetty
8 2 (0.80%) nginx
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (7.60%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.60%) MS Office
3 11 (4.40%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.00%) MS Project
6 4 (1.60%) SPSS
7 3 (1.20%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (6.40%) SAP IS-U
2 9 (3.60%) SAP CRM
3 7 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (2.40%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.20%) Maximo
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (1.20%) SAP ERP
6 3 (1.20%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.80%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.80%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.80%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle ASCP
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.40%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.40%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.40%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.40%) Office 365
2 9 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.60%) 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 15 (6.00%) Firewall
2 14 (5.60%) HTTP
3 7 (2.80%) FTP
4 5 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.60%) DNS
5 4 (1.60%) Network Security
6 3 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.20%) SSH
6 3 (1.20%) TACACS
7 2 (0.80%) DHCP
7 2 (0.80%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (0.80%) INAP
7 2 (0.80%) Intranet
7 2 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.80%) IPsec
7 2 (0.80%) ISUP
7 2 (0.80%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.80%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (0.40%) SMTP
8 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.20%) Big Data
4 8 (3.20%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (3.20%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.40%) DB2
6 5 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.60%) MySQL
7 4 (1.60%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.20%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.20%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.20%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (2.80%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.40%) Metasploit
3 4 (1.60%) Axure RP
3 4 (1.60%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.60%) Selenium
3 4 (1.60%) Travis CI
4 2 (0.80%) gulp
4 2 (0.80%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.80%) JIRA
4 2 (0.80%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.40%) ERwin
5 1 (0.40%) JMeter
5 1 (0.40%) Maven
5 1 (0.40%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.40%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (23.20%) Finance
2 20 (8.00%) Banking
3 14 (5.60%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.00%) Billing
4 5 (2.00%) Law
4 5 (2.00%) Legal
5 4 (1.60%) Retail
6 3 (1.20%) Advertising
6 3 (1.20%) Games
7 2 (0.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.60%) Middleware
2 14 (5.60%) .NET
3 9 (3.60%) Web Services
4 8 (3.20%) HTML
5 5 (2.00%) CSS
5 5 (2.00%) J2EE
5 5 (2.00%) RESTful
5 5 (2.00%) XML
6 4 (1.60%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.60%) XSLT
7 3 (1.20%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.20%) JMS
7 3 (1.20%) JSON
8 2 (0.80%) Backbone.js
8 2 (0.80%) CSS3
8 2 (0.80%) D3.js
8 2 (0.80%) Ember.js
8 2 (0.80%) HTML5
8 2 (0.80%) Node.js
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.20%) User Experience
5 6 (2.40%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.60%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.60%) Economics
6 4 (1.60%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.60%) Statistics
7 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.20%) Social Media
8 2 (0.80%) Clustering
8 2 (0.80%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.80%) Physics
8 2 (0.80%) PKI
8 2 (0.80%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.40%) Windows
2 20 (8.00%) Linux
3 12 (4.80%) Unix
4 11 (4.40%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.80%) Android
9 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.40%) AIX
10 1 (0.40%) Solaris
10 1 (0.40%) VMS
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (11.20%) Project Management
3 24 (9.60%) Migration
3 24 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (8.40%) CRM
5 20 (8.00%) Change Management
5 20 (8.00%) Information Security
6 16 (6.40%) Use Case
7 13 (5.20%) Analytics
8 12 (4.80%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (4.80%) Data Protection
9 11 (4.40%) Business Process Mapping
9 11 (4.40%) ERP
9 11 (4.40%) SOA
9 11 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (4.00%) Business Analysis
11 9 (3.60%) Data Migration
11 9 (3.60%) Open Source
11 9 (3.60%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.00%) SQL
2 16 (6.40%) Java
3 11 (4.40%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.60%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.20%) ABAP
5 8 (3.20%) C
6 6 (2.40%) C#
7 4 (1.60%) Python
8 3 (1.20%) C++
8 3 (1.20%) VBA
8 3 (1.20%) XQuery
9 2 (0.80%) PHP
9 2 (0.80%) R
9 2 (0.80%) Ruby
9 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.80%) VB
10 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.40%) Perl
10 1 (0.40%) Scala
10 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (4.40%) Degree
2 8 (3.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 6 (2.40%) CISSP
3 6 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (2.00%) CISM
4 5 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.60%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.20%) CISA
7 2 (0.80%) GCIH
7 2 (0.80%) GSEC
7 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.80%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.40%) CCNA
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.40%) GIAC
8 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.40%) MCITP
8 1 (0.40%) MCSE
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.00%) COBIT
2 5 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.20%) ISO27005
3 3 (1.20%) QA
3 3 (1.20%) RMADS
4 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.80%) WCAG
5 1 (0.40%) COSO
5 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.60%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.00%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.80%) Docker
6 1 (0.40%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.40%) vCloud
6 1 (0.40%) vSphere
6 1 (0.40%) XenApp
6 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (4.00%) SCCM
2 8 (3.20%) Puppet
3 7 (2.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.40%) Nessus
4 6 (2.40%) Nmap
4 6 (2.40%) SCOM
5 3 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.80%) Ansible
7 1 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.40%) logstash
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.40%) Packer
7 1 (0.40%) Piwik
7 1 (0.40%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.40%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.40%) SCSM
Vendors
1 44 (17.60%) SAP
2 43 (17.20%) Microsoft
3 34 (13.60%) Oracle
4 26 (10.40%) VMware
5 10 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.40%) Cisco
6 6 (2.40%) Minitab
6 6 (2.40%) Sybase
7 5 (2.00%) IBM
8 4 (1.60%) Google
8 4 (1.60%) HP
8 4 (1.60%) Tableau
9 3 (1.20%) Cognos
9 3 (1.20%) F5
9 3 (1.20%) Intel Security
9 3 (1.20%) Twitter
10 2 (0.80%) Amdocs
10 2 (0.80%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.80%) Dell
10 2 (0.80%) Lotus
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Cyberteam
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