The median contractor rate for a Data Consultant was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 29 April 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.

Data Consultant
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 - 95
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.47% - 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £425 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.22

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1037 1499 1269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.02% 96.15% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 1068 845
Median daily rate £400 £408 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +16.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 34 40
Median hourly rate £15.86 £11.00 £12.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.18% -9.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £18.50 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Data Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in Leeds

Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Consultant in Leeds

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Data 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 Leeds region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) SAP
2 9 (69.23%) Data Quality
3 7 (53.85%) IBM InfoSphere
4 6 (46.15%) IBM
4 6 (46.15%) DB2
5 4 (30.77%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) Billing
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) ETL
6 3 (23.08%) Data Governance
6 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
6 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (23.08%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
7 2 (15.38%) Data Management
7 2 (15.38%) Marketing
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 1 (7.69%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) DataStage
8 1 (7.69%) Information Management
8 1 (7.69%) GDPR
8 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
8 1 (7.69%) Data Protection

Data Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (46.15%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) DataStage
General
1 3 (23.08%) Billing
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Dashboard Development
1 3 (23.08%) Data Governance
1 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
1 3 (23.08%) ETL
1 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
3 1 (7.69%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) IBM