The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Consultant
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £463
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.05
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
545 480 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.49% 93.93% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 258 316
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 37
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.70 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Data Consultant
West Midlands

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 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Lotus
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (20.00%) LSMW
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LSMW
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) SAP