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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 40 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 124 102 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.25% 4.05% 6.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.57% 4.33% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 56 57
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £296 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £41.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +21.16%
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
2712 2358 1905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.84% 93.57% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1703 1500 946
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 120 137
Average hourly rate £13.73 £14.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £34.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -5 68 £411 -8.72% 30
North Yorkshire +16 22 £475 +52.00% 7
South Yorkshire -3 20 £463 +23.33% 5
East Yorkshire +4 3 £400 -
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 57 (23.55%) Finance
2 55 (22.73%) SAP
3 34 (14.05%) SAS
4 33 (13.64%) Oracle
5 30 (12.40%) Microsoft
6 26 (10.74%) Migration
7 24 (9.92%) SQL
8 21 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (8.26%) ETL
10 19 (7.85%) OLAP
10 19 (7.85%) Retail
10 19 (7.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 17 (7.02%) SharePoint
12 16 (6.61%) MS Excel
12 16 (6.61%) CRM
12 16 (6.61%) OLAP Cube
13 14 (5.79%) Manufacturing
14 13 (5.37%) Windows
14 13 (5.37%) Project Management
15 12 (4.96%) .NET
15 12 (4.96%) UNIX
15 12 (4.96%) ERP
16 11 (4.55%) Cisco
16 11 (4.55%) Data Migration
17 10 (4.13%) Logistics
17 10 (4.13%) Firewall
18 9 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
18 9 (3.72%) C#
18 9 (3.72%) ITIL

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (14.05%) SAS
2 17 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.65%) Apache
4 4 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.24%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.24%) Lync
6 2 (0.83%) Documentum
6 2 (0.83%) IIS
6 2 (0.83%) ArcSDE
6 2 (0.83%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.83%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.41%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.41%) SAP EP
7 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.24%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.83%) MS Office
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 9 (3.72%) Oracle Retail
1 9 (3.72%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (2.89%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.48%) Maximo
4 5 (2.07%) SAP CO
4 5 (2.07%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (2.07%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (2.07%) SAP WM
4 5 (2.07%) SAP FI
5 4 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (1.65%) SAP LE
5 4 (1.65%) SAP HCM
6 3 (1.24%) SAP ERP
6 3 (1.24%) Agresso
6 3 (1.24%) SAP HR
6 3 (1.24%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.83%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.83%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.13%) Firewall
2 5 (2.07%) Intranet
3 3 (1.24%) MPLS
4 2 (0.83%) CTI
4 2 (0.83%) DNS
4 2 (0.83%) LDAP
4 2 (0.83%) ATM
4 2 (0.83%) VoIP
5 1 (0.41%) WAN
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) VPN
5 1 (0.41%) GPRS
5 1 (0.41%) LAN
5 1 (0.41%) 2G
5 1 (0.41%) RNC
5 1 (0.41%) HSPA
5 1 (0.41%) LTE
5 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.41%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.85%) OLAP
1 19 (7.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 16 (6.61%) OLAP Cube
3 7 (2.89%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.48%) Base SAS
4 6 (2.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.24%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (1.24%) DB2
7 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (0.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (0.83%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.41%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 9 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.24%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.83%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.83%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.83%) Selenium
3 2 (0.83%) AnthillPro
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.41%) LSMW
4 1 (0.41%) Maven
4 1 (0.41%) Ant
General
1 57 (23.55%) Finance
2 19 (7.85%) Retail
3 14 (5.79%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.31%) Banking
5 6 (2.48%) Advertising
6 4 (1.65%) Billing
7 3 (1.24%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.83%) Publishing
8 2 (0.83%) Marketing
8 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.96%) .NET
2 6 (2.48%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.07%) jQuery
4 4 (1.65%) HTML
4 4 (1.65%) CSS
5 3 (1.24%) J2EE
5 3 (1.24%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.83%) XMPP
6 2 (0.83%) JSON
6 2 (0.83%) MDX
6 2 (0.83%) SOAP
6 2 (0.83%) Web Services
6 2 (0.83%) WCF
6 2 (0.83%) REST
6 2 (0.83%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.41%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.41%) XML
7 1 (0.41%) EDI
7 1 (0.41%) SAML
7 1 (0.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.31%) User Experience
2 5 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.24%) Reference Data
3 3 (1.24%) FMCG
4 2 (0.83%) Data Integration
4 2 (0.83%) GIS
4 2 (0.83%) IVR
5 1 (0.41%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.41%) PKI
5 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.41%) Replication
5 1 (0.41%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.41%) Clustering
5 1 (0.41%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.41%) NHS
5 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.41%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.37%) Windows
2 12 (4.96%) UNIX
3 8 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (3.31%) Linux
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.41%) CentOS
5 1 (0.41%) HPUX
5 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (10.74%) Migration
2 21 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (8.26%) ETL
4 16 (6.61%) CRM
5 13 (5.37%) Project Management
6 12 (4.96%) ERP
7 11 (4.55%) Data Migration
8 10 (4.13%) Logistics
9 9 (3.72%) ITIL
9 9 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (2.48%) TDD
10 6 (2.48%) Data Management
11 5 (2.07%) Workflow
11 5 (2.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (2.07%) Test Scripting
11 5 (2.07%) Data Governance
12 4 (1.65%) Test Strategy
12 4 (1.65%) BDD
12 4 (1.65%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.92%) SQL
2 9 (3.72%) C#
3 8 (3.31%) Java
4 6 (2.48%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.48%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.48%) T-SQL
4 6 (2.48%) ABAP
4 6 (2.48%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.83%) C
6 2 (0.83%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.41%) VBA
7 1 (0.41%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (2.07%) SC Cleared
1 5 (2.07%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.83%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.83%) CCNA
4 2 (0.83%) Degree
4 2 (0.83%) GIAC
4 2 (0.83%) CEH
4 2 (0.83%) CISSP
5 1 (0.41%) CIPD
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.41%) CCVP
5 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.41%) ISEB
5 1 (0.41%) MCSE
5 1 (0.41%) CCIE
5 1 (0.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.65%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.24%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (0.83%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.31%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.89%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.83%) vSphere
5 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.41%) vCloud
5 1 (0.41%) Firmware
5 1 (0.41%) XenApp
5 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.24%) SCVMM
1 3 (1.24%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (0.83%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (0.83%) SCCM
3 1 (0.41%) SCOM
3 1 (0.41%) OpenView
3 1 (0.41%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.41%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.41%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.41%) vMotion
3 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 55 (22.73%) SAP
2 33 (13.64%) Oracle
3 30 (12.40%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.55%) Cisco
5 7 (2.89%) IBM
5 7 (2.89%) VMware
6 6 (2.48%) HP
7 4 (1.65%) Informatica
7 4 (1.65%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.24%) Cognos
8 3 (1.24%) Trillium
8 3 (1.24%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.24%) BT
9 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.83%) Websense
9 2 (0.83%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.83%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.83%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.83%) Adobe
9 2 (0.83%) NetApp
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