Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Consultant was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 192 185
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 13 14 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.26% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.27% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 12
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -10.00% +0.40%
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £33.87 -

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 4294 5188 5852
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.13% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2846 3331 3898
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £221 £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 143 198 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.48 £9.00
90th Percentile £38.58 £29.88 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Consultant in Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Consultant in Yorkshire

Technical Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Consultant in Yorkshire

Technical 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 Technical Consultant within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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 +13 7 £350 -22.22% 2
South Yorkshire - 5 £450 - 3
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (23.08%) CRM
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas

Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) SMS
2 1 (7.69%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas