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 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 455 454 438
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 121 106 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 62 59
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£450 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.22 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-23.46% -
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
45333 44161 38662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.46% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27997 26983 22727
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1804 1877 2051
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 March 2015.

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
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 30 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
London +11 70 £450 +12.50% 15
South East -23 18 £425 -5.55% 2
South West -5 8 £550 +31.34% 1
East of England +17 7 £463 +54.16%
Yorkshire - 6 £425 -
North West -22 5 £519 +107.50% 2
East Midlands - 3 £350 -
West Midlands -7 2 £340 -15.00% 2
Midlands - 1 £450 -
Data Consultant
UK

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

1 103 (43.46%) Migration
2 93 (39.24%) Data Migration
3 72 (30.38%) SQL
4 59 (24.89%) Finance
5 58 (24.47%) ETL
6 57 (24.05%) SAP
7 53 (22.36%) Oracle
8 50 (21.10%) Data Warehouse
9 36 (15.19%) Data Modelling
10 35 (14.77%) Data Management
11 28 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (11.81%) Data Governance
11 28 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (11.39%) Data Quality
12 27 (11.39%) SQL Server
12 27 (11.39%) Data Analysis
13 26 (10.97%) Microsoft
13 26 (10.97%) Big Data
14 25 (10.55%) Banking
15 24 (10.13%) UNIX
15 24 (10.13%) Hadoop
15 24 (10.13%) SAP Data Services
16 22 (9.28%) Data Architecture
16 22 (9.28%) PL/SQL
16 22 (9.28%) Informatica
17 21 (8.86%) Data Cleansing
18 20 (8.44%) Business Objects
19 19 (8.02%) Java
19 19 (8.02%) Data Integration
20 18 (7.59%) Analytics

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 (4.22%) SAS
2 9 (3.80%) Apache Pig
3 6 (2.53%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.27%) Apache
5 3 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.42%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.11%) MS Office
3 4 (1.69%) SPSS
4 1 (0.42%) Weka
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.53%) SAP FI
1 6 (2.53%) HFM
2 5 (2.11%) SAP SD
3 4 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.69%) SAP MDM
3 4 (1.69%) SAP CO
3 4 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.27%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 3 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.84%) Summit
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.84%) Agresso
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.42%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.42%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.42%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.69%) Amazon S3
1 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.27%) PaaS
2 3 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.84%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon Glacier
4 1 (0.42%) Office 365
4 1 (0.42%) IaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.69%) Firewall
1 4 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (1.27%) WAN
2 3 (1.27%) MPLS
3 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.84%) LAN
4 1 (0.42%) ADSL2+
4 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.42%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.42%) Wireless
4 1 (0.42%) IPsec
4 1 (0.42%) Network Security
4 1 (0.42%) SSL
4 1 (0.42%) SAN
4 1 (0.42%) OSPF
4 1 (0.42%) BGP-4
4 1 (0.42%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.10%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (11.39%) SQL Server
3 26 (10.97%) Big Data
4 24 (10.13%) SAP Data Services
4 24 (10.13%) Hadoop
5 14 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (5.49%) Apache Hive
6 13 (5.49%) Data Mining
7 11 (4.64%) QlikView
8 9 (3.80%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (3.80%) Star Schema
9 8 (3.38%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (3.38%) DB2
9 8 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (3.38%) BusinessObjects XI
10 7 (2.95%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 6 (2.53%) HBase
11 6 (2.53%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 17 (7.17%) LSMW
2 3 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.42%) ERwin
General
1 59 (24.89%) Finance
2 25 (10.55%) Banking
3 13 (5.49%) Retail
4 12 (5.06%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (2.95%) Marketing
6 4 (1.69%) Electronics
7 3 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.84%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.84%) Billing
8 2 (0.84%) Games
8 2 (0.84%) Advertising
9 1 (0.42%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.64%) XML
2 5 (2.11%) SOAP
2 5 (2.11%) J2EE
2 5 (2.11%) Apache Avro
3 3 (1.27%) HTML
3 3 (1.27%) .NET
3 3 (1.27%) Web Services
3 3 (1.27%) MDX
4 2 (0.84%) Middleware
4 2 (0.84%) BAPI
4 2 (0.84%) NumPy
4 2 (0.84%) Matplotlib
4 2 (0.84%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.84%) CSS
4 2 (0.84%) Pandas
5 1 (0.42%) HTML5
5 1 (0.42%) OpenNLP
5 1 (0.42%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.42%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.02%) Data Integration
3 12 (5.06%) Visualisation
4 10 (4.22%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.80%) Reference Data
6 7 (2.95%) NHS
7 6 (2.53%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.53%) FMCG
8 5 (2.11%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.69%) EPoS
9 4 (1.69%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.69%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.27%) DTV
10 3 (1.27%) Open Source
11 2 (0.84%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.84%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.84%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.84%) Statistics
11 2 (0.84%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.13%) UNIX
2 15 (6.33%) Windows
3 13 (5.49%) Linux
4 3 (1.27%) Solaris
5 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (43.46%) Migration
2 93 (39.24%) Data Migration
3 58 (24.47%) ETL
4 36 (15.19%) Data Modelling
5 35 (14.77%) Data Management
6 28 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (11.81%) Data Governance
7 27 (11.39%) Data Analysis
8 22 (9.28%) Data Architecture
9 21 (8.86%) Data Cleansing
10 18 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (7.59%) Analytics
11 15 (6.33%) Kimball Methodology
12 14 (5.91%) Project Management
13 12 (5.06%) Validation
14 10 (4.22%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (4.22%) ERP
14 10 (4.22%) MapReduce
15 7 (2.95%) Data Protection
15 7 (2.95%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 72 (30.38%) SQL
2 22 (9.28%) PL/SQL
3 19 (8.02%) Java
4 11 (4.64%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.22%) C
5 10 (4.22%) Python
6 9 (3.80%) ABAP
7 8 (3.38%) R
7 8 (3.38%) C#
7 8 (3.38%) Perl
8 6 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.69%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.84%) C++
11 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.42%) Pig Latin
11 1 (0.42%) VBA
11 1 (0.42%) SQR
Qualifications
1 17 (7.17%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.53%) Degree
4 4 (1.69%) PhD
5 3 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.84%) CCNP
6 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.42%) CISA
7 1 (0.42%) CISM
7 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.42%) MCITP
7 1 (0.42%) CCNA
7 1 (0.42%) CISSP
7 1 (0.42%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) VCP4
7 1 (0.42%) CRISC
7 1 (0.42%) ISACA
7 1 (0.42%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.39%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.38%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.38%) QA
3 2 (0.84%) GAAP
3 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.42%) HL7
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 6 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.84%) XenServer
4 2 (0.84%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.84%) HDFS
5 1 (0.42%) Xen
5 1 (0.42%) Firmware
5 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.11%) Control-M
2 4 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (1.69%) Oozie
3 2 (0.84%) OpenView
4 1 (0.42%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.42%) Legato
4 1 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.42%) SCCM
4 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.42%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (24.05%) SAP
2 53 (22.36%) Oracle
3 26 (10.97%) Microsoft
4 22 (9.28%) Informatica
5 20 (8.44%) Business Objects
6 12 (5.06%) HP
7 11 (4.64%) Tableau
8 10 (4.22%) Cisco
9 9 (3.80%) IBM
10 8 (3.38%) Sybase
10 8 (3.38%) Cloudera
11 7 (2.95%) VMware
11 7 (2.95%) Teradata
11 7 (2.95%) Cognos
12 6 (2.53%) Hyperion
13 5 (2.11%) Hortonworks
13 5 (2.11%) BMC
13 5 (2.11%) NetApp
13 5 (2.11%) Netezza
14 4 (1.69%) Splunk
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