Period
to 16 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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.

IT Consultant
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 181 207
Rank change year-on-year -10 +26 -
Contract jobs requiring an IT Consultant 10 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.79% -
10th Percentile £505 £420 £425
90th Percentile £600 £590 £553
England median daily rate £503 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.79% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £11.50 -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £11.50 £46.00
% change year-on-year +269.57% -75.00% -

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 4,752 4,249 5,313
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 96.85% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,186 2,811 3,424
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £220 £248
90th Percentile £550 £545 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 141 201
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% +1.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £36.35 £35.00 £29.50
England median hourly rate £18.28 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.23% +3.89% +1.21%

IT Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Consultant in Yorkshire

IT Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Consultant in Yorkshire

IT Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Consultant in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Consultant in Yorkshire

IT Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Consultant in Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Consultant within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. 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 -6 9 £550 - 7
North Yorkshire +5 1 £450 - 2
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 8 (80.00%) Security Architecture
2 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (80.00%) SOA
3 5 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (50.00%) CISM
4 1 (10.00%) CMMI
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
4 1 (10.00%) GDPR
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL

IT 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:

General
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
1 8 (80.00%) Security Architecture
1 8 (80.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) CMMI
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CISM
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (10.00%) GDPR