The median contractor rate for a Business Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 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.

Business Consultant
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 110 106
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.10% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £431 £438
% change year-on-year -18.84% -1.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1296 1885 1764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.86% 96.47% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 842 1286 1104
Median daily rate £400 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 69 89
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.06 £8.75 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in West Yorkshire

Business Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Consultant in West Yorkshire

Business Consultant
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Wakefield - 1 - - 1
Business Consultant
Yorkshire

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Business 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (14.29%) Power BI
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) IVR
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) OLAP

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (14.29%) Power BI
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) IVR
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau
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