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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 44 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 123 103 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.38% 4.23% 5.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.73% 4.51% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 52 52
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £346 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £511 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +91.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
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
2599 2286 1730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.59% 93.92% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1721 1461 905
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 118 97
Average hourly rate £13.18 £14.75 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.64% +7.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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 -4 76 £375 -8.81% 31
South Yorkshire 0 27 £425 +13.33% 14
North Yorkshire +4 9 £500 +42.85% 5
East Yorkshire +4 4 £400 - 2
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 54 (22.41%) Finance
2 48 (19.92%) SAP
3 40 (16.60%) Oracle
4 34 (14.11%) SAS
5 31 (12.86%) Microsoft
6 29 (12.03%) SQL
7 28 (11.62%) Migration
8 24 (9.96%) ETL
9 23 (9.54%) Windows
10 22 (9.13%) UNIX
11 19 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (7.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 18 (7.47%) Retail
12 18 (7.47%) OLAP
13 17 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (6.64%) CRM
14 16 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (6.22%) MS Excel
15 15 (6.22%) SharePoint
15 15 (6.22%) OLAP Cube
16 14 (5.81%) Linux
17 13 (5.39%) Project Management
18 11 (4.56%) Cisco
18 11 (4.56%) JavaScript
19 10 (4.15%) Firewall
19 10 (4.15%) Manufacturing
19 10 (4.15%) PL/SQL
19 10 (4.15%) ITIL
19 10 (4.15%) ERP
19 10 (4.15%) Oracle Database

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 34 (14.11%) SAS
2 15 (6.22%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.07%) Apache
4 5 (2.07%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.66%) IIS
5 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.24%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.24%) Documentum
7 2 (0.83%) ArcSDE
7 2 (0.83%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.83%) Lync
8 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.41%) CICS
8 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.24%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.83%) MS Office
4 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 9 (3.73%) Oracle Retail
2 8 (3.32%) SAP IS-U
3 7 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (2.49%) SAP CO
4 6 (2.49%) Maximo
4 6 (2.49%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (2.49%) SAP FI
5 5 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (2.07%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (2.07%) SAP WM
6 4 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (1.24%) SAP HCM
7 3 (1.24%) SAP SD
7 3 (1.24%) Agresso
7 3 (1.24%) BASE24
8 2 (0.83%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.83%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.83%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.83%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.66%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.15%) Firewall
2 6 (2.49%) Intranet
3 3 (1.24%) NAS
3 3 (1.24%) MPLS
3 3 (1.24%) DNS
3 3 (1.24%) SAN
3 3 (1.24%) ATM
4 2 (0.83%) LDAP
4 2 (0.83%) VoIP
5 1 (0.41%) WebEx
5 1 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.41%) CTI
5 1 (0.41%) WAN
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) VPN
5 1 (0.41%) SSL
5 1 (0.41%) LAN
5 1 (0.41%) PBX
5 1 (0.41%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 18 (7.47%) OLAP
3 15 (6.22%) OLAP Cube
4 10 (4.15%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.73%) SQL Server
6 8 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.49%) Base SAS
8 5 (2.07%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.24%) IBM InfoSphere
10 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Power View
10 3 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.24%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.24%) DB2
10 3 (1.24%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.83%) Xcelsius
11 2 (0.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 8 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.83%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.83%) SpecFlow
2 2 (0.83%) Selenium
3 1 (0.41%) Maven
3 1 (0.41%) ERwin
3 1 (0.41%) Ant
3 1 (0.41%) LSMW
General
1 54 (22.41%) Finance
2 18 (7.47%) Retail
3 10 (4.15%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.90%) Banking
5 6 (2.49%) Billing
6 3 (1.24%) Advertising
7 2 (0.83%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.83%) Marketing
7 2 (0.83%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.73%) .NET
2 5 (2.07%) jQuery
2 5 (2.07%) HTML
2 5 (2.07%) CSS
3 3 (1.24%) J2EE
3 3 (1.24%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.83%) Middleware
4 2 (0.83%) Gherkin
4 2 (0.83%) MDX
4 2 (0.83%) XMPP
5 1 (0.41%) WCF
5 1 (0.41%) Spring
5 1 (0.41%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.41%) JSON
5 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.41%) REST
5 1 (0.41%) CSS3
5 1 (0.41%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.15%) Data Centre
2 7 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.90%) User Experience
3 5 (2.07%) Clustering
4 4 (1.66%) CMDB
4 4 (1.66%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.24%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.83%) E-Learning
6 2 (0.83%) IVR
6 2 (0.83%) GIS
6 2 (0.83%) Replication
6 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.83%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.41%) Blog
7 1 (0.41%) PKI
7 1 (0.41%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.54%) Windows
2 22 (9.13%) UNIX
3 14 (5.81%) Linux
4 7 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.66%) Windows NT
6 4 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.41%) CentOS
7 1 (0.41%) HPUX
7 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (11.62%) Migration
2 24 (9.96%) ETL
3 19 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (6.64%) CRM
5 16 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (5.39%) Project Management
7 10 (4.15%) ITIL
7 10 (4.15%) ERP
8 9 (3.73%) Logistics
9 8 (3.32%) Workflow
9 8 (3.32%) Data Migration
10 7 (2.90%) Inmon Methodology
10 7 (2.90%) Data Management
11 6 (2.49%) TDD
11 6 (2.49%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (2.49%) Test Scripting
12 5 (2.07%) Data Modelling
13 4 (1.66%) Information Security
13 4 (1.66%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.03%) SQL
2 11 (4.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (4.15%) PL/SQL
4 9 (3.73%) Java
5 6 (2.49%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.07%) ABAP
7 4 (1.66%) Jython
7 4 (1.66%) C#
7 4 (1.66%) Perl
7 4 (1.66%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.66%) VBScript
8 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.41%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.41%) VB
9 1 (0.41%) COBOL
9 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (2.49%) SC Cleared
1 6 (2.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.24%) CISSP
3 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.83%) CEH
4 2 (0.83%) CISM
4 2 (0.83%) GIAC
4 2 (0.83%) CCNA
4 2 (0.83%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.41%) Degree
5 1 (0.41%) SSCP
5 1 (0.41%) CCIE
5 1 (0.41%) CCNP
5 1 (0.41%) CCDP
5 1 (0.41%) MCSE
5 1 (0.41%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.07%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.83%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (3.32%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.49%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.24%) vSphere
4 2 (0.83%) vCloud
5 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.41%) Firmware
5 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.41%) NFS
5 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.66%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (1.24%) SCCM
2 3 (1.24%) SCVMM
2 3 (1.24%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.83%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.41%) vMotion
4 1 (0.41%) Puppet
4 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (19.92%) SAP
2 40 (16.60%) Oracle
3 31 (12.86%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.56%) Cisco
5 9 (3.73%) VMware
6 8 (3.32%) HP
7 5 (2.07%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.07%) Remedy
7 5 (2.07%) Informatica
7 5 (2.07%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.66%) Trillium
8 4 (1.66%) Cognos
8 4 (1.66%) NetApp
8 4 (1.66%) IBM
9 3 (1.24%) Avaya
9 3 (1.24%) BT
10 2 (0.83%) EMC
10 2 (0.83%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.83%) SolarWinds
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iCostara
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
Pharma Division
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + Home work
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £340 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago