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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 26 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 151 96 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.23% 4.40% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.76% 4.71% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 47 67
Average daily rate
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£450 £430 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.90 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -18.36%
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
2234 2039 2523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.16% 93.36% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1354 1121 1308
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 122 121
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +17 77 £400 -6.43% 34
North Yorkshire +23 33 £500 +6.38% 14
South Yorkshire +7 15 £350 -22.22% 6
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 73 (29.32%) SAP
2 61 (24.50%) Oracle
3 48 (19.28%) Finance
4 37 (14.86%) Migration
5 29 (11.65%) SQL
6 25 (10.04%) Microsoft
7 23 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (8.03%) Windows
9 19 (7.63%) ETL
10 18 (7.23%) SAP IS-U
11 17 (6.83%) Oracle Database
11 17 (6.83%) CRM
11 17 (6.83%) VMware
12 15 (6.02%) Retail
13 14 (5.62%) Workflow
14 13 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (4.82%) PL/SQL
15 12 (4.82%) IBM
16 11 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (4.42%) Manufacturing
16 11 (4.42%) Web Services
16 11 (4.42%) Data Integration
16 11 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM
17 10 (4.02%) Dynamics AX
17 10 (4.02%) SAP HCM
18 9 (3.61%) Oracle Workflow
18 9 (3.61%) Oracle EBS
18 9 (3.61%) Banking
18 9 (3.61%) Cisco
18 9 (3.61%) SQL Server

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (3.61%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (3.21%) SAS
3 6 (2.41%) NetWeaver
3 6 (2.41%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.01%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.01%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.61%) Lync
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.80%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.80%) SAP EP
7 1 (0.40%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.40%) IIS
7 1 (0.40%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (2.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (7.23%) SAP IS-U
2 11 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (4.02%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (4.02%) SAP HCM
4 9 (3.61%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (3.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (2.81%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (2.41%) Oracle Retail
6 6 (2.41%) SAP FI
6 6 (2.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (2.41%) SAP CO
7 5 (2.01%) SAP PM
7 5 (2.01%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (2.01%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (1.61%) SAP EHS
8 4 (1.61%) SAP ERP
8 4 (1.61%) SAP MM
8 4 (1.61%) SAP PS
8 4 (1.61%) SAP QM
9 3 (1.20%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.80%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.80%) CloudFront
2 2 (0.80%) Route 53
2 2 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.40%) IaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.41%) TCP/IP
1 6 (2.41%) Firewall
2 5 (2.01%) SAN
3 3 (1.20%) Wireless
4 2 (0.80%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.80%) MPLS
4 2 (0.80%) HTTP
4 2 (0.80%) VPN
4 2 (0.80%) IPsec
5 1 (0.40%) LAN
5 1 (0.40%) SMS
5 1 (0.40%) SMTP
5 1 (0.40%) FTP
5 1 (0.40%) LDAP
5 1 (0.40%) DMZ
5 1 (0.40%) IPv4
5 1 (0.40%) Intranet
5 1 (0.40%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.40%) Network Security
5 1 (0.40%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.83%) Oracle Database
2 13 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (3.61%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.21%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.81%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (2.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (2.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (2.81%) Pentaho
6 6 (2.41%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.01%) MySQL
7 5 (2.01%) DB2
7 5 (2.01%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (1.61%) QlikView
8 4 (1.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (1.20%) OLAP
9 3 (1.20%) OLTP
9 3 (1.20%) Big Data
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.61%) ClearQuest
1 4 (1.61%) ClearCase
2 3 (1.20%) Ant
2 3 (1.20%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.80%) Toad
3 2 (0.80%) LSMW
3 2 (0.80%) Maven
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.40%) ProC
4 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (19.28%) Finance
2 15 (6.02%) Retail
3 11 (4.42%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.61%) Banking
5 4 (1.61%) Billing
6 2 (0.80%) Advertising
6 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.40%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.42%) Web Services
2 8 (3.21%) XML
2 8 (3.21%) HTML
3 5 (2.01%) .NET
3 5 (2.01%) J2EE
4 4 (1.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (1.61%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (1.61%) BAPI
5 3 (1.20%) Ajax
5 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.20%) CSS
5 3 (1.20%) jQuery
6 2 (0.80%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.80%) REST
6 2 (0.80%) JSP
6 2 (0.80%) Servlets
6 2 (0.80%) SOAP
6 2 (0.80%) XMPP
7 1 (0.40%) JTA
7 1 (0.40%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.42%) Data Integration
2 8 (3.21%) Smart Meter
3 5 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.61%) User Experience
4 4 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.80%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.80%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.80%) NHS
6 1 (0.40%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.40%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.40%) GIS
6 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.40%) FMCG
6 1 (0.40%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.40%) CMDB
6 1 (0.40%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.03%) Windows
2 8 (3.21%) AIX
2 8 (3.21%) Linux
3 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.61%) UNIX
4 3 (1.20%) Solaris
5 1 (0.40%) HPUX
5 1 (0.40%) zOS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (14.86%) Migration
2 23 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (7.63%) ETL
4 17 (6.83%) CRM
5 14 (5.62%) Workflow
6 11 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (3.61%) Data Modelling
8 8 (3.21%) Data Migration
8 8 (3.21%) ERP
9 7 (2.81%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (2.81%) Software Engineering
10 6 (2.41%) Business Analysis
10 6 (2.41%) SOA
10 6 (2.41%) OO
10 6 (2.41%) Data Management
10 6 (2.41%) Asset Management
11 5 (2.01%) Information Security
11 5 (2.01%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (2.01%) EAM
11 5 (2.01%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.65%) SQL
2 12 (4.82%) PL/SQL
3 8 (3.21%) Java
3 8 (3.21%) ABAP
4 7 (2.81%) X++
5 5 (2.01%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.61%) SAPscript
6 4 (1.61%) Perl
6 4 (1.61%) C#
7 3 (1.20%) LINC
8 2 (0.80%) C
9 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.40%) VBA
9 1 (0.40%) XQuery
9 1 (0.40%) BeanShell
9 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (1.61%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.20%) CISA
3 2 (0.80%) CIPD
3 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.80%) NCIE
4 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.40%) MCTS
4 1 (0.40%) MCSE
4 1 (0.40%) CCA
4 1 (0.40%) CISSP
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.40%) NCDA
4 1 (0.40%) VCAP
4 1 (0.40%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.20%) vSphere
3 2 (0.80%) Xen
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.40%) XenApp
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (0.80%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 73 (29.32%) SAP
2 61 (24.50%) Oracle
3 25 (10.04%) Microsoft
4 17 (6.83%) VMware
5 12 (4.82%) IBM
6 9 (3.61%) Cisco
7 7 (2.81%) HP
7 7 (2.81%) Greenplum
8 6 (2.41%) EMC
8 6 (2.41%) NetApp
9 5 (2.01%) Citrix
9 5 (2.01%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.20%) Primavera
11 2 (0.80%) Veeam
11 2 (0.80%) Mercator
11 2 (0.80%) Informatica
11 2 (0.80%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.80%) Cognos
12 1 (0.40%) Omniture
12 1 (0.40%) Siebel
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Yorkshire
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York
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Square One Resources
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Rate: £320 per day + expenses for travel and hotel
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Square One Resources
Rate: £500 per day + travel and hotel expenses
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Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Square One Resources
Rate: £320 per day + travel and hotel expenses
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York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £410 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
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