Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Consultant was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 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.

Business Consultant
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 196 206
Rank change year-on-year +13 +10 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Business Consultant 5 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 11
Yorkshire median daily rate £380 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £364 £322 £350
90th Percentile £392 £420 £500
England median daily rate £450 £463 £453
% change year-on-year -2.70% +2.21% -4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £33.18 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4205 5227 5887
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.08% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2788 3365 3929
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £220 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 199 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +2.98% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.39 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £29.75 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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
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 6 months to 19 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
West Yorkshire +19 4 £380 -17.39%
North Yorkshire +9 1 - -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (40.00%) Robotics
1 2 (40.00%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Robotics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow