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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Consultant
Rank 463 444 436
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Data Consultant 127 119 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 62 43
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£425 £485 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.37% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £559 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £469 £409
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £57.50 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 - -
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
48343 44497 46623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.69% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30757 27460 26825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1984 1944 2328
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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
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 24 October 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 -20 63 £450 -8.16% 14
South East -13 22 £388 -22.50% 1
North West +1 14 £428 -14.50% 3
South West -32 7 £475 - 2
West Midlands -15 6 £331 -11.96% 1
East of England -12 5 £413 +3.12% 2
East Midlands +5 4 £375 -
Yorkshire -3 1 - - 3
Data Consultant
UK

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 127 (44.72%) Migration
2 118 (41.55%) Data Migration
3 90 (31.69%) SQL
4 83 (29.23%) SAP
5 78 (27.46%) ETL
6 62 (21.83%) Oracle
7 52 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
8 49 (17.25%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (17.25%) Finance
9 41 (14.44%) LSMW
10 40 (14.08%) SQL Server
11 39 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (11.97%) Data Governance
13 33 (11.62%) Data Modelling
13 33 (11.62%) Data Management
14 29 (10.21%) Informatica
15 27 (9.51%) PL/SQL
16 26 (9.15%) Big Data
16 26 (9.15%) Data Structures
17 25 (8.80%) ERP
18 24 (8.45%) Analytics
18 24 (8.45%) Data Cleansing
19 23 (8.10%) Banking
19 23 (8.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 21 (7.39%) User Acceptance Testing
20 21 (7.39%) Data Quality
21 20 (7.04%) Data Integration
22 19 (6.69%) SAP Data Services
22 19 (6.69%) Data Analysis
23 18 (6.34%) Validation

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (3.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (2.82%) SAS
2 8 (2.82%) Apache Pig
3 5 (1.76%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.70%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (0.70%) IIS
4 2 (0.70%) Apache
4 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.46%) SPSS
3 3 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.17%) SAP FI
1 9 (3.17%) Oracle General Ledger
1 9 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (2.82%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (2.82%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (2.82%) Oracle Assets
3 6 (2.11%) SAP CO
3 6 (2.11%) SAP SD
3 6 (2.11%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.76%) Agresso
5 4 (1.41%) SAP CRM
6 3 (1.06%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.70%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.70%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.70%) Summit
7 2 (0.70%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.70%) SaaS
2 2 (0.70%) IaaS
2 2 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.06%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.06%) SAN
2 2 (0.70%) DHCP
2 2 (0.70%) DNS
2 2 (0.70%) MPLS
3 1 (0.35%) OSPF
3 1 (0.35%) BGP
3 1 (0.35%) RTP
3 1 (0.35%) Firewall
3 1 (0.35%) Network Security
3 1 (0.35%) NAS
3 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.35%) MVNO
3 1 (0.35%) IPv4
3 1 (0.35%) IPv6
3 1 (0.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (17.25%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (14.08%) SQL Server
3 26 (9.15%) Big Data
4 23 (8.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (6.69%) SAP Data Services
6 18 (6.34%) Hadoop
7 16 (5.63%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (4.93%) PowerCenter
8 14 (4.93%) Data Mining
9 11 (3.87%) Apache Hive
10 10 (3.52%) Data Mart
11 9 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (3.17%) Relational Database
12 8 (2.82%) IBM InfoSphere
13 7 (2.46%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (2.46%) Oracle Database
13 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (2.46%) MySQL
14 6 (2.11%) MS Access
14 6 (2.11%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 41 (14.44%) LSMW
2 2 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.70%) Toad
2 2 (0.70%) ERwin
3 1 (0.35%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.35%) GDB
3 1 (0.35%) eCATT
General
1 49 (17.25%) Finance
2 23 (8.10%) Banking
3 15 (5.28%) Retail
4 7 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.76%) Marketing
6 4 (1.41%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.06%) Legal
8 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.70%) Advertising
8 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.70%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.70%) German Language
9 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.52%) WF
2 7 (2.46%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (1.76%) .NET
3 5 (1.76%) Web Services
3 5 (1.76%) XML
4 4 (1.41%) BAPI
5 3 (1.06%) HTML
6 2 (0.70%) JSP
7 1 (0.35%) SOAP
7 1 (0.35%) CSS
7 1 (0.35%) XSD
7 1 (0.35%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.35%) Middleware
7 1 (0.35%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.35%) Cascading
7 1 (0.35%) MDX
7 1 (0.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 52 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.15%) Data Structures
3 20 (7.04%) Data Integration
4 13 (4.58%) Data Extraction
5 11 (3.87%) Data Conversion
6 9 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.46%) NHS
8 5 (1.76%) Reference Data
8 5 (1.76%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.76%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.41%) Statistics
9 4 (1.41%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.06%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (1.06%) FMCG
11 2 (0.70%) Open Source
11 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.70%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.17%) Windows
2 7 (2.46%) Linux
2 7 (2.46%) UNIX
3 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.70%) AIX
3 2 (0.70%) HPUX
3 2 (0.70%) Solaris
4 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (44.72%) Migration
2 118 (41.55%) Data Migration
3 78 (27.46%) ETL
4 39 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (11.97%) Data Governance
6 33 (11.62%) Data Modelling
6 33 (11.62%) Data Management
7 25 (8.80%) ERP
8 24 (8.45%) Data Cleansing
8 24 (8.45%) Analytics
9 21 (7.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (6.69%) Data Analysis
11 18 (6.34%) Data Mapping
11 18 (6.34%) Validation
12 16 (5.63%) Workflow
13 15 (5.28%) CRM
14 14 (4.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (4.93%) Data Architecture
14 14 (4.93%) Kimball Methodology
15 13 (4.58%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (31.69%) SQL
2 27 (9.51%) PL/SQL
3 15 (5.28%) T-SQL
4 9 (3.17%) ABAP
5 7 (2.46%) R
6 6 (2.11%) Python
6 6 (2.11%) Java
7 3 (1.06%) C
7 3 (1.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.70%) Scala
8 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.70%) C#
8 2 (0.70%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.70%) VBA
8 2 (0.70%) VBScript
9 1 (0.35%) Perl
9 1 (0.35%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.35%) SQR
Qualifications
1 14 (4.93%) Degree
1 14 (4.93%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.46%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (0.70%) CCNP
3 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.35%) ACCA
4 1 (0.35%) CISA
4 1 (0.35%) CISM
4 1 (0.35%) CIMA
4 1 (0.35%) MBA
4 1 (0.35%) CCNA
4 1 (0.35%) CCDP
4 1 (0.35%) CISSP
4 1 (0.35%) MCITP
4 1 (0.35%) MCP
4 1 (0.35%) MCSD
4 1 (0.35%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.39%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.87%) QA
3 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.35%) GxP
4 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) COBIT
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.06%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.70%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 83 (29.23%) SAP
2 62 (21.83%) Oracle
3 29 (10.21%) Informatica
4 18 (6.34%) Business Objects
5 13 (4.58%) IBM
6 12 (4.23%) Microsoft
7 7 (2.46%) HP
8 5 (1.76%) Cognos
8 5 (1.76%) Tableau
8 5 (1.76%) Cisco
9 4 (1.41%) Greenplum
10 3 (1.06%) CODA
10 3 (1.06%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.70%) VMware
11 2 (0.70%) Teradata
11 2 (0.70%) Sage
11 2 (0.70%) Symantec
11 2 (0.70%) Adobe
11 2 (0.70%) Talend
11 2 (0.70%) Hortonworks
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