The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Consultant
Rank 57 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 0.16% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.18% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate £425 £340 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £340 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £340 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £466 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.22 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -23.46%
Data Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 563 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.80% 92.14% 88.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 345 301
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 22
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.95 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.60 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Informatica
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP