Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Consultant was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 November 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 157 161
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 7 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.23% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.37% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £450 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +34.33% -32.87%
10th Percentile £278 £259 £242
90th Percentile £414 £555 £539
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £450 £500
% change year-on-year -16.67% -10.00% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 2926 3508 4239
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 96.40% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2009 2283 2864
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £258
90th Percentile £545 £550 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 101 181
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.00%
10th Percentile £9.47 £8.75 £8.58
90th Percentile £30.65 £24.63 £33.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.55
% change year-on-year +1.43% +3.34% +0.35%

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Technical Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in West Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Consultant in West Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Consultant in West Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Consultant in West Yorkshire

Technical 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 Technical Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 4 £388 -13.89% 1
Wakefield - 2 £325 -
Technical Consultant
Yorkshire

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) SMS
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
3 1 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore

Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore