The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 26 25 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 4 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.21% 4.72% 10.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 4.74% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 15
Median daily rate £463 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £350 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £378 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £48.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -2.08% +54.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. 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
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 179 211 232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 98.90% 99.53% 97.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 123 148
Median daily rate £385 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.19% -17.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £150 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £11.50 £37.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.33% +188.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £13.81 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £41.50 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in North Yorkshire

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in North Yorkshire

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in North Yorkshire

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in North Yorkshire

Consultant
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +7 1 £575 +64.28% 3
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 North Yorkshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
2 4 (22.22%) CCA
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (22.22%) AppSense
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
2 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
2 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Advertising
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) W3C
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (11.11%) Puppet
4 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (11.11%) Web Accessibility

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
1 2 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) VMS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) DevOps
1 2 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) B2B
2 1 (5.56%) CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Information Security
2 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (5.56%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
2 1 (5.56%) SDLC
2 1 (5.56%) SIEM
2 1 (5.56%) SOA
2 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCA
1 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CISA
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) CRISC
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) HNC
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GDPR
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (22.22%) XenApp
1 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) AppSense
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec