The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 114 113 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.28% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.31% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.22 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £33.25 -
% change year-on-year
-48.21% -
Data Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2258 2262 2193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.35% 89.44% 91.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1112 905
Average daily rate £388 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 74 116
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -30.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Data Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 2 - -
Reading +5 1 £298 -34.97%
Newbury - 1 - -
Data Consultant
South East

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Data Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (25.00%) EPoS
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (16.67%) FlexPod
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Informatica
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (8.33%) FMCG
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (8.33%) Games
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Data Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) HBase
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Sqoop
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) EPoS
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) FlexPod
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Informatica
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco