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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 45 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 120 119 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.24% 4.22% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.42% 4.44% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 63 51
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 £320 £317 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £36.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+24.65% -12.04%
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
2714 2681 2405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.80% 95.04% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1877 1763 1542
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 109 127
Median hourly rate £15.32 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.41 £9.48 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £31.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 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 May 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 +6 85 £463 +23.33% 26
North Yorkshire +14 18 £450 -10.00% 1
South Yorkshire -19 12 £525 +21.38% 7
East Yorkshire -3 4 £450 +12.50% 3
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 60 (26.79%) Finance
2 42 (18.75%) SAP
3 40 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 33 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (12.05%) Oracle
5 27 (12.05%) Windows
6 24 (10.71%) Project Management
6 24 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (9.38%) Data Centre
8 20 (8.93%) Change Management
8 20 (8.93%) Migration
8 20 (8.93%) VMware
8 20 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (8.93%) MS Excel
9 19 (8.48%) CRM
9 19 (8.48%) SQL
9 19 (8.48%) Banking
10 18 (8.04%) Information Security
10 18 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (8.04%) Active Directory
11 17 (7.59%) Office 365
12 16 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 16 (7.14%) Linux
13 15 (6.70%) SharePoint
13 15 (6.70%) .NET
13 15 (6.70%) SAP IS-U
14 14 (6.25%) Telecoms
14 14 (6.25%) MS Office
15 13 (5.80%) Unix
15 13 (5.80%) Middleware

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 (6.70%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.91%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (3.13%) IIS
5 6 (2.68%) SAS
6 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.79%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.34%) CMS
7 3 (1.34%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.89%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.89%) Jetty
8 2 (0.89%) nginx
8 2 (0.89%) Node.js
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.25%) MS Office
3 11 (4.91%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.23%) MS Project
6 4 (1.79%) SPSS
7 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (6.70%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.68%) SAP CRM
4 5 (2.23%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (1.79%) SAP SD
6 3 (1.34%) Maximo
6 3 (1.34%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.34%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (1.34%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.89%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.89%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.89%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.45%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.45%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.45%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.45%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.59%) Office 365
2 5 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.79%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.89%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.89%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.89%) GitHub
5 2 (0.89%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.45%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.45%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.13%) HTTP
2 6 (2.68%) Firewall
2 6 (2.68%) FTP
3 5 (2.23%) DNS
3 5 (2.23%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.34%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (1.34%) Network Security
4 3 (1.34%) SSH
4 3 (1.34%) TACACS
5 2 (0.89%) DHCP
5 2 (0.89%) Diameter Protocol
5 2 (0.89%) INAP
5 2 (0.89%) Intranet
5 2 (0.89%) IPsec
5 2 (0.89%) ISUP
5 2 (0.89%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (0.45%) Internet
6 1 (0.45%) LAN
6 1 (0.45%) LDAP
6 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (2.68%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.68%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.23%) Big Data
4 5 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.34%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.34%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.34%) QlikView
6 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.89%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.89%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.89%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (2.68%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.79%) Axure RP
2 4 (1.79%) Travis CI
3 3 (1.34%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.34%) Selenium
4 2 (0.89%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.89%) gulp
4 2 (0.89%) JIRA
5 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.45%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.45%) Gatling
5 1 (0.45%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.45%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.45%) VisualVM
5 1 (0.45%) YourKit
General
1 60 (26.79%) Finance
2 19 (8.48%) Banking
3 14 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.68%) Retail
5 5 (2.23%) Billing
5 5 (2.23%) Law
5 5 (2.23%) Legal
6 3 (1.34%) Advertising
6 3 (1.34%) Games
7 2 (0.89%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.70%) .NET
2 13 (5.80%) Middleware
3 11 (4.91%) Web Services
4 8 (3.57%) HTML
5 6 (2.68%) XML
6 5 (2.23%) CSS
6 5 (2.23%) J2EE
6 5 (2.23%) RESTful
7 4 (1.79%) XSLT
8 3 (1.34%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.34%) JSON
8 3 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.89%) Backbone.js
9 2 (0.89%) CSS3
9 2 (0.89%) D3.js
9 2 (0.89%) Ember.js
9 2 (0.89%) HTML5
9 2 (0.89%) JMS
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (0.89%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.57%) User Experience
4 6 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.68%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.23%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.23%) Statistics
6 4 (1.79%) Economics
6 4 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.34%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.34%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.34%) Social Media
8 2 (0.89%) Clustering
8 2 (0.89%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.89%) iSeries
8 2 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.89%) Physics
8 2 (0.89%) Psychology
8 2 (0.89%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.05%) Windows
2 16 (7.14%) Linux
3 13 (5.80%) Unix
4 11 (4.91%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.89%) Android
8 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.45%) AIX
9 1 (0.45%) Solaris
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (10.71%) Project Management
3 20 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (8.93%) Change Management
3 20 (8.93%) Migration
4 19 (8.48%) CRM
5 18 (8.04%) Information Security
5 18 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (4.91%) Data Protection
7 11 (4.91%) ERP
8 10 (4.46%) Analytics
8 10 (4.46%) Business Analysis
8 10 (4.46%) Risk Management
8 10 (4.46%) SOA
9 9 (4.02%) Data Modelling
9 9 (4.02%) Use Case
10 8 (3.57%) Business Process Mapping
10 8 (3.57%) Integration Testing
10 8 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.48%) SQL
2 11 (4.91%) Java
3 9 (4.02%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.57%) ABAP
5 7 (3.13%) C#
5 7 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.23%) C
7 3 (1.34%) VBA
7 3 (1.34%) XQuery
8 2 (0.89%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.89%) PHP
8 2 (0.89%) Python
8 2 (0.89%) R
8 2 (0.89%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.45%) C++
9 1 (0.45%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.45%) Ruby
9 1 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (4.91%) Degree
2 8 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 7 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (2.68%) CISSP
5 5 (2.23%) CISM
5 5 (2.23%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.34%) CISA
7 3 (1.34%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.89%) GCIH
8 2 (0.89%) GSEC
8 2 (0.89%) MCSA
8 2 (0.89%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.45%) CISMP
9 1 (0.45%) GIAC
9 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.45%) MCITP
9 1 (0.45%) MCSE
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.46%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.68%) ISO27005
3 6 (2.68%) RMADS
4 4 (1.79%) COBIT
5 3 (1.34%) QA
6 2 (0.89%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.89%) WCAG
7 1 (0.45%) COSO
7 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (8.04%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.68%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.34%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.89%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.89%) Docker
5 2 (0.89%) HDFS
6 1 (0.45%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.45%) vCloud
6 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.68%) Puppet
1 6 (2.68%) SCCM
2 4 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.79%) SCOM
3 3 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.89%) Ansible
5 1 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.45%) logstash
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.45%) Piwik
5 1 (0.45%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.45%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.45%) SCSM
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 42 (18.75%) SAP
2 40 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 27 (12.05%) Oracle
4 20 (8.93%) VMware
5 7 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.68%) Cisco
6 6 (2.68%) Minitab
7 5 (2.23%) Google
7 5 (2.23%) IBM
8 4 (1.79%) Cognos
8 4 (1.79%) F5
8 4 (1.79%) HP
8 4 (1.79%) Tableau
9 3 (1.34%) Lotus
9 3 (1.34%) Twitter
10 2 (0.89%) Citrix
10 2 (0.89%) Dell
10 2 (0.89%) Facebook
10 2 (0.89%) Hortonworks
10 2 (0.89%) Huawei
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum £16,000-£18,000 + Commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago