The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank - 117 119
Contract jobs requiring an IT Consultant 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.044% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.047% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2706 2145 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.80% 93.75% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1814 1339 1009
Average daily rate £350 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 110 121
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £30.00 £43.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

IT Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Consultant across the Yorkshire region.

IT Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IT Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Consultant across the Yorkshire region.

IT Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IT Consultant
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS