The median contractor rate for a Data Consultant was £475 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
Data Consultant
England / Yorkshire
Rank 114 135 124
Rank change year-on-year +21 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 13 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.15% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
Median daily rate £475 £625 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.00% +47.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £600 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £755 £720
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.22

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%  

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in Yorkshire

Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Consultant in Yorkshire

Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Consultant in Yorkshire

Data Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Consultant in Yorkshire

Data 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 Data 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
West Yorkshire +18 9 £513 -14.58%
South Yorkshire -3 1 £475 -40.62%
Humberside - 1 - -
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Data 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 Data Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (48.39%) SAP
2 12 (38.71%) Data Quality
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
4 8 (25.81%) ETL
5 7 (22.58%) IBM InfoSphere
6 6 (19.35%) IBM
6 6 (19.35%) DB2
6 6 (19.35%) Finance
7 5 (16.13%) Migration
7 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (16.13%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
8 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
8 4 (12.90%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (9.68%) Degree
9 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
9 3 (9.68%) Billing
9 3 (9.68%) Data Management
9 3 (9.68%) Information Management
9 3 (9.68%) Windows
9 3 (9.68%) Data Governance
9 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (9.68%) GDPR
9 3 (9.68%) Information Governance
10 2 (6.45%) Records Management
10 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
10 2 (6.45%) Coaching
10 2 (6.45%) Data Structures

Data 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 1 (3.23%) SAS
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (19.35%) DB2
3 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (16.13%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.23%) Big Data
6 1 (3.23%) DataStage
6 1 (3.23%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Billing
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Private Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
1 8 (25.81%) ETL
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Data Governance
4 3 (9.68%) Data Management
4 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
4 3 (9.68%) Information Governance
4 3 (9.68%) Information Management
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Coaching
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Records Management
5 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
6 1 (3.23%) PLM
6 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) Data Quality
2 3 (9.68%) GDPR
3 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) SAP
2 6 (19.35%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) BMC
3 2 (6.45%) Cerner
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.23%) Teradata
4 1 (3.23%) VMware