The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 41 36 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 9 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 3.28% 7.14% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 7.18% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 3
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
North 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 Harrogate 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
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
272 390 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 99.27% 99.49% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 248 358 350
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Consultant
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Harrogate

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) MS Visio
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Use Case
3 6 (35.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (35.29%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (23.53%) .NET
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) IIS
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 4 (23.53%) Ajax
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 3 (17.65%) French Language
6 3 (17.65%) MS Office
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) Fintech
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 (23.53%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Visio
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (11.76%) IPv4
2 2 (11.76%) IPv6
2 2 (11.76%) MPLS
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
1 4 (23.53%) Ajax
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Fintech
3 2 (11.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Android
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (35.29%) GAP Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Use Case
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Pay per click
4 2 (11.76%) Presales
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) SEO
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.76%) Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCIE
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) vCloud
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Juniper
3 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) CommVault
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Nimble Storage