The median contractor rate for a Technical Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Technical Consultant
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 96 86
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.070% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.072% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

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 990 1386 1109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.44% 96.86% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 969 729
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 41
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -3.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Leeds

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Consultant in Leeds

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 4 (44.44%) Billing
2 4 (44.44%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (44.44%) DB2
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) ABAP
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (33.33%) Information Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) DataStage
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Finance

Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) DB2
1 4 (44.44%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (11.11%) DataStage
General
1 4 (44.44%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 3 (33.33%) Information Governance
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) ABAP
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft