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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 136 123 125
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs requiring an IT Consultant 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.069% 0.12% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.12% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £450 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- -64.91%
IT 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
2765 2425 2165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 94.79% 94.91% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1806 1601 1269
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 118 103
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £25.00 £28.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 IT Consultant within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 1 £450 +12.50% 4
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) Security Auditing
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Auditing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0000 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago