The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Consultant
Rank 443 489 466
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 136 80 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 33 54
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£450 £400 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £292 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - -
Data Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Data Consultant
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Data Consultant Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Data Consultant
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
London +44 76 £475 +18.75% 9
South East +21 25 £388 -8.82% 5
North West +8 17 £450 +35.84% 2
South West -44 4 £500 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire +1 3 £280 -3.61% 1
East of England -19 3 £325 -13.33%
West Midlands -19 2 £375 +50.00% 1
Data Consultant
UK

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 138 (48.76%) Migration
2 129 (45.58%) Data Migration
3 94 (33.22%) SAP
4 90 (31.80%) SQL
5 73 (25.80%) ETL
6 62 (21.91%) Oracle
7 60 (21.20%) Analytical Skills
8 48 (16.96%) LSMW
9 45 (15.90%) Finance
10 43 (15.19%) SQL Server
11 40 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (14.13%) Data Warehouse
12 33 (11.66%) Data Modelling
13 31 (10.95%) Informatica
13 31 (10.95%) Data Cleansing
14 29 (10.25%) Data Governance
14 29 (10.25%) ERP
15 27 (9.54%) Big Data
15 27 (9.54%) Analytics
16 26 (9.19%) Data Management
16 26 (9.19%) Banking
17 23 (8.13%) Data Analysis
17 23 (8.13%) Validation
17 23 (8.13%) T-SQL
17 23 (8.13%) PL/SQL
18 22 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 22 (7.77%) User Acceptance Testing
19 21 (7.42%) Data Quality
20 20 (7.07%) SAP Data Services
21 17 (6.01%) Hadoop

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (3.53%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (2.83%) SAS
2 8 (2.83%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.71%) Apache
3 2 (0.71%) IIS
3 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.71%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.35%) CMS
4 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.18%) SPSS
3 5 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (4.59%) Oracle EBS R12
1 13 (4.59%) Oracle General Ledger
2 12 (4.24%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (4.24%) Oracle Payables
2 12 (4.24%) Oracle Receivables
2 12 (4.24%) Oracle Assets
3 7 (2.47%) SAP FI
4 5 (1.77%) SAP CO
4 5 (1.77%) Agresso
5 4 (1.41%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.41%) SAP CRM
6 3 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (1.06%) SAP MDM
6 3 (1.06%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.71%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.71%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.71%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.71%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.41%) SAN
2 3 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.71%) DNS
3 2 (0.71%) DHCP
4 1 (0.35%) MVNO
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.35%) Network Security
4 1 (0.35%) NAS
4 1 (0.35%) Firewall
4 1 (0.35%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) IPv4
4 1 (0.35%) IPv6
4 1 (0.35%) MPLS
4 1 (0.35%) OSPF
4 1 (0.35%) BGP
4 1 (0.35%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 40 (14.13%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (9.54%) Big Data
4 22 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (7.07%) SAP Data Services
6 17 (6.01%) Hadoop
7 16 (5.65%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (4.95%) PowerCenter
9 12 (4.24%) Relational Database
9 12 (4.24%) Oracle ODI
10 10 (3.53%) Data Mart
10 10 (3.53%) Data Mining
10 10 (3.53%) Apache Hive
11 9 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (2.83%) MS Access
13 7 (2.47%) IBM InfoSphere
13 7 (2.47%) MongoDB
13 7 (2.47%) MySQL
14 6 (2.12%) BODI
14 6 (2.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (16.96%) LSMW
2 4 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.71%) ERwin
3 2 (0.71%) Toad
4 1 (0.35%) GDB
4 1 (0.35%) eCATT
4 1 (0.35%) Rational Rose
General
1 45 (15.90%) Finance
2 26 (9.19%) Banking
3 16 (5.65%) Retail
4 8 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.47%) Marketing
5 7 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.41%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.41%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.71%) Legal
8 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.71%) German Language
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.53%) WF
2 5 (1.77%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (1.77%) Web Services
2 5 (1.77%) XML
3 4 (1.41%) .NET
3 4 (1.41%) BAPI
4 3 (1.06%) Cascading
5 2 (0.71%) JSP
5 2 (0.71%) HTML
5 2 (0.71%) Cascalog
5 2 (0.71%) RHadoop
5 2 (0.71%) Kafka
6 1 (0.35%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Avro
6 1 (0.35%) MDX
6 1 (0.35%) XSD
6 1 (0.35%) SOAP
6 1 (0.35%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 60 (21.20%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.30%) Data Integration
3 13 (4.59%) Data Extraction
4 11 (3.89%) Data Conversion
5 7 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.12%) NHS
7 4 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (1.41%) Statistics
7 4 (1.41%) FMCG
7 4 (1.41%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.06%) Freedom of Information Act
8 3 (1.06%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.71%) Derivative
9 2 (0.71%) Open Source
9 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.35%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.35%) User Experience
10 1 (0.35%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.83%) Windows
2 5 (1.77%) UNIX
3 4 (1.41%) Linux
4 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.71%) AIX
4 2 (0.71%) HPUX
4 2 (0.71%) Solaris
4 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.35%) VMS
5 1 (0.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (48.76%) Migration
2 129 (45.58%) Data Migration
3 73 (25.80%) ETL
4 40 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (11.66%) Data Modelling
6 31 (10.95%) Data Cleansing
7 29 (10.25%) Data Governance
7 29 (10.25%) ERP
8 27 (9.54%) Analytics
9 26 (9.19%) Data Management
10 23 (8.13%) Data Analysis
10 23 (8.13%) Validation
11 22 (7.77%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (5.65%) Workflow
12 16 (5.65%) Data Mapping
13 15 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (4.95%) CRM
14 14 (4.95%) Data Analytics
15 13 (4.59%) Data Reconciliation
16 12 (4.24%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 90 (31.80%) SQL
2 23 (8.13%) T-SQL
2 23 (8.13%) PL/SQL
3 10 (3.53%) ABAP
4 6 (2.12%) Java
5 5 (1.77%) VBA
5 5 (1.77%) Python
6 3 (1.06%) R
7 2 (0.71%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.71%) VBScript
7 2 (0.71%) Scala
7 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.35%) Perl
8 1 (0.35%) C
8 1 (0.35%) C#
8 1 (0.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (5.65%) Degree
2 12 (4.24%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.35%) MBA
5 1 (0.35%) CISA
5 1 (0.35%) CISM
5 1 (0.35%) CIMA
5 1 (0.35%) MCITP
5 1 (0.35%) MCP
5 1 (0.35%) MCSD
5 1 (0.35%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.35%) CCNP
5 1 (0.35%) CCDP
5 1 (0.35%) CISSP
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.35%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.42%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.89%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) Basel III
3 1 (0.35%) FINREP
3 1 (0.35%) COBIT
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.35%) GxP
3 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.41%) HDFS
2 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.71%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) Chukwa
1 2 (0.71%) SCDPM
1 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.71%) Oozie
2 1 (0.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.35%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 94 (33.22%) SAP
2 62 (21.91%) Oracle
3 31 (10.95%) Informatica
4 17 (6.01%) Business Objects
5 15 (5.30%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.53%) IBM
7 8 (2.83%) HP
8 7 (2.47%) Tableau
8 7 (2.47%) Cisco
9 6 (2.12%) CODA
10 5 (1.77%) VMware
11 4 (1.41%) NetApp
11 4 (1.41%) Teradata
11 4 (1.41%) Greenplum
11 4 (1.41%) Talend
12 3 (1.06%) Guidewire
12 3 (1.06%) Ab Initio
12 3 (1.06%) DataFlux
12 3 (1.06%) Cognos
12 3 (1.06%) EMC
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Arden Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 12 Months contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 23 days ago