The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
England / Yorkshire
Rank 112 126 124
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 5 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.42% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.44% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Median daily rate £540 £405 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

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
2089 2757 2455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.89% 95.73% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1325 1794 1601
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 107 120
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.81 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.24% +10.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +8 4 £540 +14.58% 6
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Technical Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
2 4 (36.36%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (36.36%) Billing
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) DB2
3 3 (27.27%) ABAP
3 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (27.27%) Information Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (9.09%) DataStage
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (9.09%) Advertising
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Apache
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) OpenFlow
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) DB2
1 4 (36.36%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (9.09%) DataStage
General
1 4 (36.36%) Billing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
1 3 (27.27%) Information Governance
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) ABAP
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Infoblox
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) VMware