The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 43 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 12 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.96% 4.35% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 4.57% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Consultant
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford 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 permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
396 328 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 97.78% 95.07% 99.38%
Number of salaries quoted 361 242 240
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Bradford region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Bradford

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Bradford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 9 (39.13%) Finance
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
1 9 (39.13%) Analytics
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (30.43%) Retail
2 7 (30.43%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (30.43%) SAP CO
2 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
2 7 (30.43%) SAP BW
2 7 (30.43%) SAP FI
2 7 (30.43%) CRM
2 7 (30.43%) ABAP
2 7 (30.43%) SAP
3 6 (26.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (26.09%) Time Management
3 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
3 6 (26.09%) Presales
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 4 (17.39%) IIS
4 4 (17.39%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) Legal
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (13.04%) FTP
5 3 (13.04%) HTTP
5 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
5 3 (13.04%) SOA
5 3 (13.04%) VBScript
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.04%) EJB

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (30.43%) SAP CO
1 7 (30.43%) SAP FI
1 7 (30.43%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) FTP
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SAP BW
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
2 7 (30.43%) Retail
3 4 (17.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
1 3 (13.04%) EJB
1 3 (13.04%) JDBC
1 3 (13.04%) JSP
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
1 3 (13.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.04%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
1 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Analytics
2 7 (30.43%) CRM
3 6 (26.09%) Presales
3 6 (26.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
3 6 (26.09%) Time Management
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Release Management
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) ABAP
2 3 (13.04%) Groovy
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) Perl
2 3 (13.04%) VBScript
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) SAP
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle