Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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.

Senior Consultant
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 139 147
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.091% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Leeds median daily rate £500 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £450 £413 £423
90th Percentile £550 £508 £558
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2,128 2,301 2,897
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 95.88% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,493 1,488 1,954
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £262 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 53 83
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -10.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.70 £10.50 £9.34
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.25 £36.63
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +17.20% -10.71% +12.72%

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in Leeds

Senior Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Consultant in Leeds

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Senior 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 Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Transition Management
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Data Acquisition

Senior 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Transition Management
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk