The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 183 203 195
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 10 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Average daily rate
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£520 £400 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £379 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £800 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £11.50 -
% change year-on-year
+49.73% -
Data Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5119 5731 5750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.92% 92.58% 93.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3888 4213 4207
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £608 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 79 119
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £44.55 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Big Data
2 8 (34.78%) Analytics
3 7 (30.43%) Banking
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) Migration
4 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
4 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
5 5 (21.74%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) SAP
6 4 (17.39%) Marketing
6 4 (17.39%) Apache Spark
7 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) QlikView
7 3 (13.04%) Data Architecture
7 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
7 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (13.04%) Tableau
7 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
7 3 (13.04%) Apache
7 3 (13.04%) Python
7 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos
7 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
7 3 (13.04%) Data Mining

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (17.39%) Apache Spark
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) SAS
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) HFM
1 2 (8.70%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (4.35%) SAP MDM
2 1 (4.35%) MultiFonds
2 1 (4.35%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Big Data
2 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.04%) Data Mining
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.04%) QlikView
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.35%) HBase
5 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
5 1 (4.35%) Spotfire
5 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
5 1 (4.35%) SQLPlus
5 1 (4.35%) SAP BI
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) LSMW
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Avro
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) DTV
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.35%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Analytics
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Data Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
3 3 (13.04%) ETL
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
4 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (8.70%) MapReduce
4 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
4 2 (8.70%) Big Data Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (8.70%) Quantitative Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
1 5 (21.74%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) ABAP
3 1 (4.35%) Scala
3 1 (4.35%) R
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.70%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Control-M
1 1 (4.35%) Oozie
1 1 (4.35%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) SAP
3 3 (13.04%) Cognos
3 3 (13.04%) Tableau
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Sun
4 2 (8.70%) Hyperion
4 2 (8.70%) Teradata
5 1 (4.35%) DataFlux
5 1 (4.35%) Informatica
5 1 (4.35%) BMC
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £850 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £100 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago