The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 122 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £493
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.85%
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2407 2447 2162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 94.54% 93.08% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1353 1119
Average daily rate £396 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.17% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 220 231
Average hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Data Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 3 March 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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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
Hertfordshire +13 4 £513 +70.83%
Bedfordshire - 1 £450 -
Essex - - - -
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (50.00%) SQL
1 9 (50.00%) ETL
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) ISO 9001
3 7 (38.89%) Business Objects
4 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
4 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 6 (33.33%) C
4 6 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) HP
5 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
8 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (11.11%) Veeam
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) IPsec
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
1 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) OLAP
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (5.56%) Big Data
5 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.56%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) MDX
2 1 (5.56%) Django
2 1 (5.56%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) zOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ETL
2 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) UML
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) SIEM
5 1 (5.56%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) C
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) R
4 1 (5.56%) ABAP
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) OpenView
1 2 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.56%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Business Objects
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Veeam
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.56%) Brocade
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Sophos
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) Aruba
5 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) Splunk
5 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
5 1 (5.56%) Lumension