The median contractor rate for a Business Consultant was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
England / Yorkshire
Rank 116 137 125
Rank change year-on-year +21 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 11 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.071% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.074% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -17.64% -2.85%  
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 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2096 2719 2507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.04% 96.56% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1801 1576
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 115 137
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.67% +15.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in Yorkshire

Business Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Consultant in Yorkshire

Business Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Consultant in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Consultant in Yorkshire

Business Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Consultant in Yorkshire

Business Consultant
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
South Yorkshire - 6 £350 -
West Yorkshire +11 2 - - 5
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) PBX
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (37.50%) Skype for Business
2 6 (37.50%) Skype
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (25.00%) Polycom
4 4 (25.00%) Office 365
4 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (12.50%) ETL
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
7 1 (6.25%) Tableau
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
7 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
7 1 (6.25%) X++
7 1 (6.25%) QlikView
7 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.25%) Power BI

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 6 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) PBX
1 6 (37.50%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.25%) OLAP
4 1 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (6.25%) Power BI
4 1 (6.25%) QlikView
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) IVR
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) ABAP
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Polycom
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau
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