The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 27 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 145 108 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.72% 4.73% 6.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.20% 5.07% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 63 69
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £19.17 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -50.84%
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
2338 2129 2317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.27% 93.34% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1424 1218 1119
Average daily rate £350 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 118 134
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 21 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -7 70 £420 +0.29% 34
North Yorkshire +16 32 £500 +11.11% 3
South Yorkshire +19 25 £363 +38.09% 13
East Yorkshire - 2 £575 -
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 87 (31.64%) SAP
2 52 (18.91%) Oracle
3 44 (16.00%) Finance
4 34 (12.36%) Migration
5 33 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 28 (10.18%) SQL
7 25 (9.09%) Windows
8 23 (8.36%) ETL
9 20 (7.27%) CRM
10 19 (6.91%) VMware
11 18 (6.55%) SAP HCM
12 17 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (5.82%) Active Directory
14 15 (5.45%) SAS
14 15 (5.45%) IBM
14 15 (5.45%) Workflow
14 15 (5.45%) SAP IS-U
14 15 (5.45%) Oracle Database
15 14 (5.09%) Retail
15 14 (5.09%) NetWeaver
15 14 (5.09%) ERP
15 14 (5.09%) ABAP
16 13 (4.73%) HTML
17 12 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (4.36%) Manufacturing
18 11 (4.00%) Data Integration
18 11 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
18 11 (4.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 11 (4.00%) SAPscript

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.45%) SAS
2 14 (5.09%) NetWeaver
3 8 (2.91%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (2.91%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.82%) SAP EP
6 4 (1.45%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.09%) Lync
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.73%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.36%) CICS
9 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.36%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (6.55%) SAP HCM
2 15 (5.45%) SAP IS-U
3 11 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (2.91%) SAP QM
4 8 (2.91%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (2.55%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (2.55%) SAP ERP
6 6 (2.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (2.18%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (2.18%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (1.82%) Oracle Retail
7 5 (1.82%) SAP LE
7 5 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (1.82%) SAP PM
7 5 (1.82%) Agresso
8 4 (1.45%) SAP HR
8 4 (1.45%) SAP FI
8 4 (1.45%) SAP PP
8 4 (1.45%) SAP PS
8 4 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.73%) CloudFront
2 2 (0.73%) Office 365
2 2 (0.73%) Route 53
2 2 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.73%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.36%) IaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.64%) Firewall
2 5 (1.82%) NAS
3 4 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.09%) SAN
4 3 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.73%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.73%) Network Security
5 2 (0.73%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.73%) LAN
6 1 (0.36%) SMS
6 1 (0.36%) WAN
6 1 (0.36%) SMTP
6 1 (0.36%) FTP
6 1 (0.36%) HTTP
6 1 (0.36%) VPN
6 1 (0.36%) LDAP
6 1 (0.36%) GPRS
6 1 (0.36%) DMZ
6 1 (0.36%) Internet
6 1 (0.36%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.45%) Oracle Database
2 12 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 10 (3.64%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.91%) OLAP
5 8 (2.91%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.55%) OLAP Cube
6 7 (2.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (2.55%) Pentaho
6 7 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.18%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.18%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.82%) DB2
9 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.09%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (1.45%) ClearCase
1 4 (1.45%) ClearQuest
2 3 (1.09%) Ant
3 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.73%) LSMW
3 2 (0.73%) Maven
3 2 (0.73%) AnthillPro
3 2 (0.73%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.36%) Toad
General
1 44 (16.00%) Finance
2 14 (5.09%) Retail
3 12 (4.36%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.91%) Banking
5 7 (2.55%) Advertising
6 6 (2.18%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.09%) Publishing
7 3 (1.09%) Billing
8 2 (0.73%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.73%) HTML
2 9 (3.27%) Web Services
3 8 (2.91%) XML
4 7 (2.55%) .NET
5 4 (1.45%) J2EE
5 4 (1.45%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (1.45%) BAPI
5 4 (1.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (1.09%) jQuery
6 3 (1.09%) JSR 170
6 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.73%) CSS
7 2 (0.73%) JSP
7 2 (0.73%) Servlets
7 2 (0.73%) SOAP
7 2 (0.73%) Ajax
7 2 (0.73%) REST
8 1 (0.36%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.36%) WCF
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 5 (1.82%) FMCG
2 5 (1.82%) Smart Meter
3 4 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.45%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.09%) LIMS
4 3 (1.09%) User Experience
5 2 (0.73%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.73%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.36%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.36%) NHS
6 1 (0.36%) GIS
6 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.36%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.09%) Windows
2 9 (3.27%) Linux
3 8 (2.91%) AIX
4 6 (2.18%) UNIX
4 6 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.36%) zOS
6 1 (0.36%) HPUX
6 1 (0.36%) Solaris
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (12.36%) Migration
2 23 (8.36%) ETL
3 20 (7.27%) CRM
4 17 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (5.45%) Workflow
6 14 (5.09%) ERP
7 9 (3.27%) Data Modelling
8 8 (2.91%) ITIL
8 8 (2.91%) Logistics
9 7 (2.55%) SOA
9 7 (2.55%) Information Security
10 6 (2.18%) Test Scripting
10 6 (2.18%) Data Migration
11 5 (1.82%) Data Entry
11 5 (1.82%) Asset Management
11 5 (1.82%) Identity Management
11 5 (1.82%) PRINCE2
11 5 (1.82%) OO
11 5 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (10.18%) SQL
2 14 (5.09%) ABAP
3 11 (4.00%) SAPscript
4 9 (3.27%) PL/SQL
5 7 (2.55%) Java
6 5 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.82%) Perl
6 5 (1.82%) C#
7 3 (1.09%) C
7 3 (1.09%) LINC
8 2 (0.73%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.73%) C++
9 1 (0.36%) X++
9 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.36%) BeanShell
9 1 (0.36%) VBA
9 1 (0.36%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (2.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.45%) CISSP
3 4 (1.45%) CISA
4 3 (1.09%) CISM
4 3 (1.09%) CIPD
4 3 (1.09%) CEH
5 2 (0.73%) GIAC
5 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.73%) NCIE
6 1 (0.36%) VCAP
6 1 (0.36%) NCDA
6 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.36%) Degree
6 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.36%) MCTS
6 1 (0.36%) MCITP
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.36%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (1.82%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.73%) QA
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 16 (5.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.55%) vSphere
4 4 (1.45%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.73%) XenApp
6 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.36%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (1.82%) NetBackup
1 5 (1.82%) SCOM
2 4 (1.45%) SCCM
3 3 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.36%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.36%) Puppet
5 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 87 (31.64%) SAP
2 52 (18.91%) Oracle
3 33 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (6.91%) VMware
5 15 (5.45%) IBM
6 10 (3.64%) Cisco
7 7 (2.55%) Greenplum
8 6 (2.18%) HP
8 6 (2.18%) EMC
9 5 (1.82%) Citrix
9 5 (1.82%) NetApp
9 5 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.82%) Symantec
9 5 (1.82%) F5
10 4 (1.45%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.45%) Websense
10 4 (1.45%) Adobe
11 3 (1.09%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.09%) Primavera
12 2 (0.73%) Mercator
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