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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
England / Yorkshire
Rank 24 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 128 89 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.91% 3.12% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 3.28% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 52 68
Median daily rate £498 £440 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.06% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £331 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £436
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.10 £46.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-25.88% +85.85%

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
2082 2711 2330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.21% 95.12% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1348 1730 1541
Median daily rate £375 £375 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £529 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 118 117
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% +16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +38 89 £500 +11.11% 21
South Yorkshire -15 15 £375 -14.04% 6
North Yorkshire +17 13 £375 -14.77% 2
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 68 (25.95%) Finance
2 46 (17.56%) Microsoft
3 45 (17.18%) SAP
4 35 (13.36%) SQL
5 25 (9.54%) ERP
6 23 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (8.40%) Migration
8 20 (7.63%) Office 365
8 20 (7.63%) Banking
8 20 (7.63%) Windows
9 19 (7.25%) CRM
9 19 (7.25%) SQL Server
9 19 (7.25%) Active Directory
9 19 (7.25%) Data Centre
10 18 (6.87%) SharePoint
11 17 (6.49%) HTML
12 16 (6.11%) Billing
12 16 (6.11%) Manufacturing
12 16 (6.11%) Oracle
13 15 (5.73%) JavaScript
14 14 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (5.34%) VMware
14 14 (5.34%) IBM
14 14 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (5.34%) Middleware
15 13 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (4.96%) Workflow
15 13 (4.96%) Dynamics AX
16 12 (4.58%) Skype for Business
16 12 (4.58%) Data Quality

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 (6.87%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.58%) SharePoint 2013
2 12 (4.58%) Skype for Business
3 7 (2.67%) CMS
4 6 (2.29%) Confluence
4 6 (2.29%) WordPress
5 5 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.53%) CICS
6 4 (1.53%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.15%) NetWeaver
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.76%) Apache
8 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.76%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.76%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 12 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.82%) MS Office
3 6 (2.29%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.53%) MS Project
5 3 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 13 (4.96%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (4.20%) SAP IS-U
3 8 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (2.67%) SAP CRM
5 4 (1.53%) SAP HR
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.15%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.76%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.76%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.76%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.76%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.38%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.63%) Office 365
2 14 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
5 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.58%) Firewall
2 10 (3.82%) Skype
3 7 (2.67%) PBX
4 6 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (2.29%) DNS
4 6 (2.29%) NetScaler
5 4 (1.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.53%) LDAP
5 4 (1.53%) Network Security
6 3 (1.15%) DHCP
6 3 (1.15%) HTTP
6 3 (1.15%) LAN
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.76%) FCoE
7 2 (0.76%) Internet
7 2 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.76%) NX-OS
7 2 (0.76%) TACACS
7 2 (0.76%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.38%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.82%) MySQL
4 9 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.05%) DB2
5 8 (3.05%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.67%) IBM InfoSphere
6 7 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (2.67%) SAP BW
7 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.91%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (1.91%) SAP HANA
9 4 (1.53%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.15%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.76%) Power BI
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.05%) JIRA
2 7 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.53%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.15%) ERwin
4 3 (1.15%) Selenium
5 2 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.76%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.76%) Maven
5 2 (0.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.38%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.38%) GoCD
6 1 (0.38%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.38%) Subversion
6 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (25.95%) Finance
2 20 (7.63%) Banking
3 16 (6.11%) Billing
3 16 (6.11%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.44%) Advertising
4 9 (3.44%) Marketing
5 7 (2.67%) Publishing
6 4 (1.53%) Retail
6 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.76%) Law
7 2 (0.76%) Legal
7 2 (0.76%) Military
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.49%) HTML
2 14 (5.34%) Middleware
3 12 (4.58%) .NET
4 11 (4.20%) XML
5 9 (3.44%) CSS
5 9 (3.44%) Web Services
6 8 (3.05%) Ajax
7 7 (2.67%) SAP Fiori
7 7 (2.67%) SAPUI5
8 6 (2.29%) XHTML
9 4 (1.53%) REST
10 3 (1.15%) J2EE
10 3 (1.15%) SAP Basis
10 3 (1.15%) SOAP
10 3 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (0.76%) ebXML
11 2 (0.76%) LAMP
11 2 (0.76%) MDX
11 2 (0.76%) WCF
11 2 (0.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.25%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.67%) Replication
4 6 (2.29%) Mainframe
5 5 (1.91%) PKI
6 4 (1.53%) iPad
6 4 (1.53%) User Experience
7 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.15%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.76%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.76%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.76%) FMCG
8 2 (0.76%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.38%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.63%) Windows
2 12 (4.58%) Unix
3 11 (4.20%) Linux
4 8 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.67%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.15%) AIX
8 1 (0.38%) HPUX
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Solaris
8 1 (0.38%) VMS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (9.54%) ERP
2 23 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (8.40%) Migration
4 19 (7.25%) CRM
5 14 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (4.96%) Workflow
7 12 (4.58%) ETL
7 12 (4.58%) Project Management
8 11 (4.20%) Data Modelling
9 10 (3.82%) Scrum
9 10 (3.82%) Unit Testing
10 9 (3.44%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (3.44%) DevOps
10 9 (3.44%) Information Architecture
11 8 (3.05%) Information Security
12 7 (2.67%) Content Management
12 7 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (2.67%) ITIL
12 7 (2.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.36%) SQL
2 15 (5.73%) JavaScript
3 10 (3.82%) PHP
4 9 (3.44%) Java
5 7 (2.67%) ABAP
5 7 (2.67%) C#
5 7 (2.67%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.29%) PHP 5
6 6 (2.29%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.53%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.53%) C
7 4 (1.53%) Python
8 3 (1.15%) VBScript
9 2 (0.76%) C++
9 2 (0.76%) Perl
9 2 (0.76%) Ruby
9 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.76%) VB
10 1 (0.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.05%) Degree
4 6 (2.29%) CCNP
4 6 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.53%) CCA
5 4 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (1.53%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.15%) MCSE
6 3 (1.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.76%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (0.76%) CISA
7 2 (0.76%) CISM
7 2 (0.76%) CISSP
7 2 (0.76%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.76%) PCI QSA
7 2 (0.76%) RHCE
7 2 (0.76%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (0.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.38%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.58%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.29%) SLA
3 4 (1.53%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.53%) QA
4 2 (0.76%) COBIT
4 2 (0.76%) HL7
4 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.53%) XenApp
3 4 (1.53%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.38%) Firmware
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.38%) NDS
5 1 (0.38%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.67%) SCCM
2 6 (2.29%) Puppet
3 5 (1.91%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.53%) CA Service Virtualization
4 4 (1.53%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 4 (1.53%) OMEGAMON
4 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.53%) vRealize
5 3 (1.15%) QRadar
5 3 (1.15%) SCOM
6 1 (0.38%) Ansible
6 1 (0.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.38%) Nessus
6 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.38%) Nmap
6 1 (0.38%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 46 (17.56%) Microsoft
2 45 (17.18%) SAP
3 16 (6.11%) Oracle
4 14 (5.34%) IBM
4 14 (5.34%) VMware
5 10 (3.82%) Cyber-Ark
6 9 (3.44%) Cisco
7 7 (2.67%) CA
7 7 (2.67%) Citrix
7 7 (2.67%) Polycom
8 6 (2.29%) F5
8 6 (2.29%) Zend
9 4 (1.53%) AppSense
9 4 (1.53%) Ariba
9 4 (1.53%) Brocade
9 4 (1.53%) NetIQ
9 4 (1.53%) Splunk
9 4 (1.53%) Syncsort
10 3 (1.15%) BMC
10 3 (1.15%) JD Edwards
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Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
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South Yorkshire
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Rate: £500 - £700 per day
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West Yorkshire
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Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding
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