Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Payroll Consultant was £522 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Payroll Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 768 797 783
Rank change year-on-year +29 -14 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Payroll Consultant 94 58 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.099% 0.059% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.063% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 39 30
England median daily rate £522 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.76% -5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £401 £363 £315
90th Percentile £600 £538 £641
UK median daily rate £521 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +22.47% -5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89838 92421 99413
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.75% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59916 60828 64292
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2650 3012 3838
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.85 £46.94 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%

Payroll Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Payroll Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Payroll Consultant in England

Payroll Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Payroll Consultant in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Payroll Consultant in England

Payroll Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Payroll Consultant in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Payroll Consultant in England

Payroll Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Payroll Consultant in England

Payroll Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Payroll Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +20 23 £570 +32.17% 1
North of England +72 21 £588 +11.90% 2
London -7 20 £500 +17.65% 1
North West +37 11 £600 +14.29% 2
Midlands +27 9 £525 +20.00% 1
East of England 0 8 £413 +10.07% 1
South West +1 7 £450 +6.32% 1
Yorkshire +30 6 £521 -
West Midlands +15 5 £525 +25.00% 1
North East +66 4 £425 -
East Midlands +2 4 £523 +16.22%
Payroll Consultant
UK

Payroll Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Payroll 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 England region featuring Payroll Consultant in the job title.

1 44 (46.81%) SAP
2 36 (38.30%) SAP Payroll
3 27 (28.72%) SAP HR
4 23 (24.47%) Oracle
5 14 (14.89%) Oracle Payroll
6 13 (13.83%) QA
6 13 (13.83%) Finance
7 12 (12.77%) Project Management
8 11 (11.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (10.64%) Workday
9 10 (10.64%) Oracle EBS
10 9 (9.57%) SQL
10 9 (9.57%) ERP
10 9 (9.57%) Security Cleared
11 8 (8.51%) SAP HR-PA
11 8 (8.51%) Process Improvement
11 8 (8.51%) Change Control
11 8 (8.51%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (7.45%) Unit4 Business World
12 7 (7.45%) Migration
12 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (7.45%) SAP HCM
12 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
13 6 (6.38%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (6.38%) Customer Requirements
13 6 (6.38%) System Integration Testing
14 5 (5.32%) iTrent
14 5 (5.32%) Performance Management
14 5 (5.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 5 (5.32%) Oracle EBS R12

Payroll Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (38.30%) SAP Payroll
2 27 (28.72%) SAP HR
3 14 (14.89%) Oracle Payroll
4 10 (10.64%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (8.51%) SAP HR-PA
6 7 (7.45%) SAP HCM
6 7 (7.45%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (5.32%) iTrent
7 5 (5.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (3.19%) ResourceLink
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (2.13%) SAP PS
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (1.06%) SAP CO
10 1 (1.06%) SAP ERP
10 1 (1.06%) SAP FI
10 1 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 13 (13.83%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Advertising
3 1 (1.06%) Legal
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.77%) Project Management
2 11 (11.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (9.57%) ERP
4 8 (8.51%) Change Control
4 8 (8.51%) GAP Analysis
4 8 (8.51%) Process Improvement
5 7 (7.45%) Migration
5 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.38%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (6.38%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (5.32%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.26%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.26%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (4.26%) Time Management
9 3 (3.19%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.13%) Data Cleansing
10 2 (2.13%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.57%) SQL
2 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.83%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 44 (46.81%) SAP
2 23 (24.47%) Oracle
3 10 (10.64%) Workday
4 3 (3.19%) Northgate
5 2 (2.13%) NGA Human Resources
6 1 (1.06%) Cognos
6 1 (1.06%) Kronos
6 1 (1.06%) PeopleSoft