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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 138 137 121
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.033% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £425 £800
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -46.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.50 -
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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
2816 2660 2131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.80% 91.66% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1701 1522 1095
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 225 232
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £22.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -27.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (25.00%) Lumension
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (25.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) EDMS
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Sophos
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (25.00%) AlgoSec
2 2 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) OpenView

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) EDMS
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LSMW
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (12.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ETL
1 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Security
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
1 1 (12.50%) SIEM
1 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) R
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec
2 2 (25.00%) Sophos
2 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (25.00%) Lumension
2 2 (25.00%) AlgoSec
2 2 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) HP